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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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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