Tim Hecker - "Virgins"

The world of experimental ambient music is a small one, and yet Montreal’s Tim Hecker has built a unique name for himself as one of the pioneers of this constantly evolving scene. His newest release, “Virgins,” trades in some of the hovering synthesizers of his previous work for an actual chamber orchestra, and the resulting album is a haunting yet beautiful expanse of sounds that serves as an ideal introductio...

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Fall Pledge Drive Wrap Up Party

We have been pulling out all the stops this Pledge Drive season. And in the spirit of our festivities, we are concluding our Pledge Drive with a Wrap Up Party at Absolute Vinyl Records and Stereo on November 1. Here are the details: The festivities start at 7:30 PM at Absolute Vinyl, located on 5360 Arapahoe Ave right here in Boulder. There will be an exclusive set from DJ Froggr, one of our very own EDM gu...

29 Oct 5:27 PM 0 Read More...

Pledge Drive is Here!

Fall Pledge Drive is HERE! Please help us continue to do what we do best--bringing you the best independent music directly to your AM radios and computers. All you have to do is call 303-735-7625 or donate online HERE!  ...

25 Oct 4:38 PM 2 Read More...

Sleigh Bells - "Bitter Rivals"

As Sleigh Bells has been notorious for creating music that combines a multitude of genres—hard rock guitar riffs, pop vocals, and the occasional hip hop background beat—I wasn’t too sure of what to expect when taking my first listen to their newest and third studio album, Bitter Rivals.  I was pleasantly surprised at first—strong guitar leads, impressive vocals with creative lyrics, and more than catchy melo...

24 Oct 4:53 PM 0 Read More...

Fall Pledge Drive Preview

It's that time of year again, folks. Our 2013 Fall Pledge Drive has arrived! However this Pledge Drive is slightly different. We want you to tell us how you support independent music, whether it be through monetary donations to help keep our station running, repping Radio 1190 gear at shows, or tuning in and being a part of the Radio 1190 community, there are so many ways that you can show us how much the station ...

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