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...

Julian Lynch: New Video for "Northline"

Already missing our CD of the Month from June? We are as well. However, Julian Lynch just released the video for his song "Northline" featuring a whole host of canine companions. Believe us, it is adorable.   ...

01 Jul 5:39 PM 0 Read More...

Pitchfork: "The Pitchfork Guide to Upcoming Releases: Summer 2013"

The following article was originally published on Pitchfork. We have bolded the releases that we are most anticipating: "Welcome once again to the Pitchfork Guide to Upcoming Releases, our seasonal guide to upcoming releases. Four times a year, we round up a big ol' list of albums, singles, EPs, and DVDs set to be unleashed over the coming months, hoping to get you pumped about going out and buying records. (You d...

01 Jul 5:22 PM 0 Read More...

July Artists of the Day [Part One]

This month's featured artists are even more diverse than the last. Revisit old favorites and discover new gems every day! Below is the list of artists for the first half of this month: July 1: Free Kitten July 2: The Flaming Lips July 3: The Grouch and Eligh July 5: Great Lake Swimmers July 8: Art Blakey July 9: Belly July 10: The Faint July 11: Screeching Weasel July 12: DangerDoom...

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