Album Review: Nova Heart – Nova Heart

Describing Nova Heart’s self titled, self-released album as irresistibly uncomfortable is a seemingly odd juxtaposition; however, the entirety of the collection adamantly exhibits this bizarre characteristic. In reading the name of the first song, having listened to it first, I have to laugh. “A Drive to Our End” could not be a more suitable title for the 4:26 minute instrumental track, which traverses the meag...

05 Jul 7:16 PM 0 Read More...

On Air Next - 7.2.15

On Air Next 7.2 James Calvet Radio 1190 KVCU The fourth of July is just around the corner and Radio 1190 has you covered for your party playlist. Tune in to Radio 1190 on Saturday July 4th for a full day of "Star Spangled Bangers". We will be spinning the best in wonky, trap, dub and hip-hop based electronic music all day long. So sit back, relax and turn up our Star Spangled Bangers playlist all day this Saturd...

02 Jul 4:39 PM 0 Read More...

July CD of the Month - Katie Dey's "asdfasdf"

asdfasdf by Katie Dey FULL REVIEW CDOTM - July 2015 James Calvet Radio 1190 KVCU June 30th, 2015 2015 is an interesting time to be an independent musician. The music platform Bandcamp was established in 2007, yet after it was popularized by Sufjan Stevens around 2010, it has become the staple website for anyone and everyone to post their music and to be discovered. Out of the sudden popularity of Bandcamp, a n...

01 Jul 4:37 PM 0 Read More...

On The Grid - Upcoming Summer Events

by Caden Marchese I know those who are 1190 fans, listeners, DJs and friends of independent music are probably also looking for things to do this beautiful summer, and one of the many options for these excellent warm nights are shows and concerts that are happening in the Denver and Boulder areas. Check out some of these amazing shows Radio 1190 is promoting, presenting, and looking forward to, and bring a friend!...

30 Jun 5:46 PM 0 Read More...

Radio 1190's Albums of The Year (So Far)

Dan: Bjork - Vulnicura Kendrick Lamar - To Pimp a Butterfly Natalie Prass - Natalie Prass Hop Along - Painted Shut Girlpool - Before the World Was Big Caden: Sufjan- Carrie and Lowell Title Fight- Hyperview Death Grips - Jenny Death Mount Eerie - Sauna Mountain Goats- Beat the Champ James: Lil Ugly Mane - Third Side of the Tape American Culture - Pure American Gum Kendrick Lamar - To Pimp ...

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