Dear Indie Universe: Arcade Fire

Dear Indie Universe, I can’t stop listening to Arcade Fire. Literally have been playing this album on repeat for three weeks. Have not listened to anything else. I know everyone is hating on their Grammy win and their crazy marketing campaign, but you know what? I don’t need your hate indie anti-mainstream. Their Rekflektor campaign was insane, an indie conspiracy theory. I got me stoked for this album in Augu...

14 Nov 4:20 PM 0 Read More...

DJ Feature: James from The Morning Show

Here at Radio 1190, we have so many talented DJ's. James is one of our favorites and miraculously wakes up in time for his 7-10AM shift every morning. We sat down with James to talk about the station, music, his morning routine, and to get to know the man behind the beard. Here is what he had to say:   Q: How did you become involved in Radio 1190? A: I actually emailed Gracie (an old volunteer coordina...

11 Nov 4:36 PM 0 Read More...

Weekend Roundup || 11.08 - 11.10

It's time for Radio 1190's weekend roundup, where we tell you about everything that's happening in the Denver/Boulder area. Big thanks to everybody who donated during our pledge drive last week, it wouldn't have been the same without you. Celebrate with some music, starting Friday night at the Boettcher Concert hall where Gregory Alan Isakov will be performing behind his record, the weatherman. Then Saturday...

08 Nov 5:24 PM 0 Read More...

Fall Concert Favorites

This fall has been jam-packed with artists coming through the Denver/Boulder venues. We asked our street team which shows were their favorites. Here is what they said: Sam: Gold Panda was an awesome example of a DJ set where the DJ was clearly active in making the music, and Disclosure is probably the most I've danced since LCD. Henry: Fuzz was an insane showcase of the musicianship of Ty Segall. Along with h...

06 Nov 6:31 PM 0 Read More...

Thank You

We would just like to take this opportunity to thank each and every one of you who helped us this Pledge Drive. Thank you to our volunteers who came in the wee hours of the morning to answer phones. Thank you to our DJ's who not only play beautifully crafted sets, but completed the always difficult task of asking strangers for money with grace and charisma. Thank you to our staff who worked more than overtim...

04 Nov 4:06 AM 0 Read More...