Califone - "Stitches"

There are few artists with a discography as consistently brilliant as Califone. Since the dissolve of the Chicago roots-garage group Red Red Meat in the late 90's, Tim Rutili and company have been producing folk music as Califone, blending electronic soundscaping, tape manipulations, and open-tuned guitars into profound and undeniably American music.   Their newest release, "Stitches", sees Rutili stepping...

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2013 Review/Preview

Review/Preview Album Highlights By Sam Goldner 2013 seems to be the year where even the impossible has become possible. With My Bloody Valentine emerging from their 22-year slumber to release the follow up to Loveless, Boards of Canada finally putting out a new album, and Neutral-effing Milk Hotel reuniting, it seems like the motto of the year is never say never. But even outside the larger indie releases of th...

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Colorado Daily: "Radio 1190: CU Boulder's very own underground airwaves"

Radio 1190 turns up the volume on the local scene By Ashley Dean POSTED:   08/29/2013 03:31:55 AM MDT CU student and DJ Laila Eskin changes songs while adjusting sound levels for her show "Laila at the Lunch Hour" in the Radio 1190 studio. ( RACHEL WOOLF ) Volunteer with Radio 1190With students graduating and continuing improvements, Radio 1190 is always looking for new talent. All of Radio 1...

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Weekend Roundup 08.30 - 09.02

It's time for Radio 1190's weekend round up, where we let you know about what's happening this weekend in the Denver/Boulder area. Starting Friday, Phish invade Dick's Sporting Goods Park for a three-day summer closeout extravaganza, that will continue through Sunday. Then Saturday, Mimosa is at the Fox Theatre, bringing his drum and bass stylings to Boulder, starting at 8PM. Also Saturday is Boulder...

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Run The Jewels - "Run The Jewels EP"

When I first sat down to listen to Run the Jewels, I wasn’t sure what to expect.  My first exposure to the hip-hop tag-team was during week one of the [adult swim] summer singles program, when they had teased a track that would eventually show up on their EP, released later that month.  However, anyone who has followed the careers of enigmatic producer/rapper El-P and fellow rapper Killer Mike closely enough woul...

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