Staff Picks: Andrew's Top 5

Our staff picks bring you into the minds of our staff and DJs: top picks of the moment, both musically and non-musically! These picks come from Andrew Robbins, DJ of Russian Roulette. 1. Who else is as excited as I am about the two new Vampire Weekend tracks? Everybody? OK, good. It's been a long three years since Contra came out and I'm loving the new, fuller sound that Ezra and the boys are bringing to the ta...

28 Mar 11:57 PM 0 Read More...

David Bowie - "The Next Day"

When David Bowie comes up in conversation, songs such as the Glam-Rock Ballad "Ziggy Stardust" or the drunken-sing-along "Changes" usually come to mind. But little recognition is paid to his lush experimentation with ambient music, krautrock, or electronic music. I know, I know that it may seem ridiculous that the man that caused millions of teenagers in the mid-1970's to paint a large pink lightning bolt on their fa...

28 Mar 11:52 PM 0 Read More...

Staff Picks: Joe's Top 5

Every once in a while, our staff will share with your their top picks of the moment, both musically and non-musically! Look inside the minds of Radio 1190 staff and see what we're diggin'.    These picks come from Joe, 1190's News & Sports Director and DJ of The Core.    1. Death Threat’s classic 2004 album Now Here Fast. If you are up for some punk-influenced hardcore with a lot of swea...

28 Mar 11:31 PM 0 Read More...

Interview with Derek Cianfrance, Director of "The Place Beyond the Pines"

Interview by Matt Sparks. I recently had the great pleasure of interviewing film director Derek Cianfrance. He visited the Boulder campus as a returning alum in promotion of his latest feature A Place Beyond the Pines (2013) starring Ryan Gosling, Bradley Cooper, and Eva Mendes. Being a film studies major myself, I had heard a lot of Cianfrance and his work. I had seen his oscar-nominated film Blue Valentine, st...

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Staff Picks: Alex's Top 5

Every once in a while, our staff will share with your their top picks of the moment, both musically and non-musically! Look inside the minds of Radio 1190 staff and see what we're diggin'. These picks come from Alex, 1190's Promotions Director and DJ of Testosterone Detox. 1. Citrus, the 2006 album by Asobi Sesku. I remember hearing "Pink Cloud Tracing Paper" in high school and digging it, but recently I picke...

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