Staff Picks: Laila's Top 5 Concerts to See

Laila has compiled her top concerts she's excited for coming up in the spring/summer season. Catch Laila on air Tuesdays 12-2PM and Thursdays 10AM-12PM. Arctic Monkeys are heading to Denver on May 28th at the Ogden Theater! Sheffield, England favorites are set to release a new album sometime in 2013, which means not only will you be seeing a fantastic show, but you will also  have the opportunity to hear the new ...

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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...

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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...

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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...

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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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