CU Independent: Required Listening by Sam

Sam, our music director, would like to introduce you to some of his must-listen albums. These reviews originally appeared at the CU Independent. Boris -- Flood There are few genres that repel unknowing listeners away quite as rapidly as metal does. Of course, metal would not be metal without its uncompromising attitude towards the uninitiated, but sometimes it’s frustrating how difficult it is to find metal reco...

28 Feb 6:53 PM 1 Read More...

Kishi Bashi at the Bluebird

Why You Cannot Beat the Bright Out of Kishi Bashi: The Bluebird was ablaze with soaring violin-anchored melodies, strokes of intricately thread falsetto, and a healthy dose of layered banjo (for good measure) on Tuesday night. It’s always an uplifting concert experience when you can physically feel beams of joy emanating from the performers – the manifestation of the love of music unhinged is a tidal wave rele...

25 Feb 9:57 PM 1 Read More...

Silent Art Auction to Benefit Radio 1190

Local artist Valerie Savarie has an art show entitled You, Me and Thou - A Portrait of You and Me  at Zip 37 Gallery, with the sale of one of her pieces benefiting Radio 1190! [caption id="attachment_3243" align="aligncenter" width="490"] Book painting by Valerie Savarie, with the sale going towards Radio 1190![/caption] "Me, Myself and Thou - A Portrait of You and Me" by Valerie Savarie opens on Friday, M...

25 Feb 8:43 PM 0 Read More...

Help Our Graphic Designer Get His Big Break!

Hey 1190 EDM fans, help us help Hunter! He's Radio 1190's graphic designer, and he spends his free time as a DJ. He's competing for a chance to land a track on a remix album from Adapted Records and we want to help. Just have a listen to the song below, and you can help Hunter get his big break. The more plays it gets the better chance it has of winning.  Thanks!   [soundcloud url="http://api.soundcloud.com/tr...

25 Feb 5:12 AM 0 Read More...

Bonnaroo 2013

Start planning your summer, the line-up for Bonnaroo 2013 is finally here! Always one of the biggest and best music events of the year, Bonnaroo brings fantastic artists from all over for four days of exhilarating live music across a scenic 700-acre Tennessee farm. 10+ stages. Comedians. Excitement. Art. Discoveries. Fresh Air. Films. Adventure. Happiness. Friends. Dancing. Sharing. Ice cream. Sandals. Birds. Fl...

19 Feb 5:37 PM 0 Read More...