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...

28 Mar 9:30 PM 0 Read More...

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...

25 Mar 11:15 PM 0 Read More...

THANK YOU to all during pledge drive!

We want to give a HUGE THANK YOU to all who helped in our Spring 2013 Pledge Drive! To the listener--you are the reason for our existence, and we couldn't do it without you. Thank you for your continued generous support. Day in and day out, we want to bring you the best music, across decades, across genres, that we can. Our influx of new music, our old favorites, our specialty shows, our albums and concert reviews...

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Sam's Fuzzy Friday Mix

To usher in the last day of pledge drive, let's get amped up with some good old fuzz. 01. Clinic - "The Return of Evil Bill" 02. Broken Water - "Yanka Dyagileva" 03. The Microphones - "The Moon" 04. The Stooges - "Shake Appeal" 05. Comets on Fire - "The Bee and the Cracking Egg" 06. Forever Amber - "Silly Sunshine" 07. Unknown Mortal Orchestra - "Ffunny Ffriends" 08. Dinosaur Jr. - "Raisans" 09. Sparklehor...

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Sam's Torrential Thursday Mix

Because the weekend can't come soon enough, let this playlist get you amped for the final days of our pledge drive! amped for the final days of our Pledge Drive: 01. Lightning Bolt - "Riff Wraiths" 02. Mount Eerie - "Waves" 03. Iceage - "New Brigade" 04. Marnie Stern - "Nothing Left" 05. My Bloody Valentine - "Wonder 2" 06. Zach Hill - "Uhuru 07. Sleater-Kinney - "The Fox 08. No Age - "Sleeper Hold 09. Me...

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