Sigur Rós: "Kveikur"

When Sigur Rós began as an iconic post rock band, their music held an ethereal, untouchable quality.  However, as their work gained more upbeat pop qualities on top of their original sound, many felt they had begun to stagnate. Though they had helped to define the post rock genre, their work had become lost amongst that of their peers.  With their newest album, however, they have experienced a grand return to form...

05 Jul 8:43 AM 0 Read More...

Indie-Pendence Day Playlists

Below are the playlists for each of the specialty shows' spots in yesterday's festivities! Now you can recreate the patriotic goodness wherever you may be. Thank you for joining us for your Indie-Pendence Day. We hope you had a safe and restful holiday. 12 x 33 Ray Charles – America the Beautiful Sharon Jones – This Land is Your Land Paul Simon – American Tune Anti-Flag – On Independence Day ...

05 Jul 7:06 AM 2 Read More...

Indie-Pendence Day is here!

Indie-pendence Day is here! Tune in at noon for the nest jazz and fanfare to add a new level of relaxation to your festivities. Then, starting at 4, we will be featuring a select number of our specialty shows with their take on American music. The schedule is as follows: From 4-5PM, 12×33 brings you selections from the cornerstones of the American Rock Movement. From 5-6PM, Krewe De Louisianne celebrates...

04 Jul 3:16 PM 0 Read More...

Savory Summer Sounds (with Will and Carmela)

A little taste of what some of our staff is spinning this summer… WILL:  Rick Bain and the Genius Position: Crooked Autumn Sun On his Facebook page, Portland native Rick Bain describes his music as being “stoner pop minor chord wind organ leaf riff”. While that statement makes little to no sense, it’s also not a bad description of his music. Crooked Autumn Sun, his first album (circa the year 2000 AD) ...

03 Jul 4:32 PM 1 Read More...

Radio 1190's Indie-Pendence Day 2013

This year, celebrate the Fourth of July with Radio 1190! This year's festivities come to you in two parts: From noon until 4PM, kick back and enjoy our country's music at its roots with American jazz and fanfare. During this portion of the day's programming, we want to harness the nostalgia that surrounds the feeling of listening to classic American tunes at a bandstand in Small Town USA. Then, tune in from 4-9...

02 Jul 1:47 PM 0 Read More...