Stereogum: Of Montreal- From worst to best

The following was originally published on Stereogum. For the full article, click HERE. [caption id="attachment_6777" align="alignleft" width="150"] Photo by Alexis Aaeng[/caption] "The name of the game for of Montreal has always been evolution. Their current incarnation, making its debut on their newest album Lousy With Sylvianbriar, favors whip-smart, sinewy rock songs, eschewing the dance pop they’ve embra...

21 Nov 11:00 AM 0 Read More...

Varlet, their new album & a love for CO.

The sweet mix of psychedelic, folk, jazz and doo-wop influences are blended together to make the awesomeness that is VARLET. "VAR-LET" -- A Shakespearian word meaning a rogue: a deceitful and unreliable scoundrel. So what do they like? Exploring! Creating! Craft Beer! Hiking and climbing the world! Biking! All animals! Questioning authority!!!! Be sure to tune in to 1190am today, to catch our DJ, Nes Lase...

19 Nov 9:00 AM 0 Read More...

Unlabeled Setlist November 17th

JAGJAGUWAR Records The name Jagjaguwar was generated using a Dungeons and Dragons character name generating program. Founded in 1996 in Charlottesville, VA by Darius Van Arman who was playing with friends under the moniker The Curious Digit. Their album Bombay Aloo was initially the only album to be released on Jagjaguwar, but after seeing a band called Drunk perform, Van Arman offered to release their album on th...

18 Nov 1:30 AM 0 Read More...

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...