Pitchfork Music Festival Preview

The summer is moving along at an unseemly rate and the festival circuit is quickly coming to a close. The Pitchfork Music Festival takes place this weekend in Chicago's Union Park. Here are each day's highlights with their official bios and our comments: FRIDAY: Wire: "In spring 2012, Wire’s plan had been to convene at Rockfield Studios in Wales to review the rudimentary blueprints of songs that had never m...

17 Jul 3:47 PM 0 Read More...

Online Pledge Week Starts TODAY!

Our Online Week of Sumer Pledge Drive starts today! Radio 1190 has 3 levels of committment:  Community, Education & Music and with your generous donation and support, you help to continue the support and growth of all three. Our mission during pledge drive to to gain your support to facilitate our goals of increased community involvement, growth in the educational opportunities Radio 1190 offers to CU Boul...

15 Jul 4:30 PM 0 Read More...

Required Listening - July 15 Playlist

Below is the list of songs from this week's edition of Required Listening! "Saboteur" || Amon Tobin "I Remember Learning How To Dive" || Animal Collective "Vices" || BADBADNOTGOOD "Riding for the Feeling" || Bill Callahan "Veni Vidi Vici" || Black Lips "Help Me Somebody" || Brian Eno & David Byrne "Moonlight on Vermont" || Captain Beefheart & His Magic Band "Spirit Ditties Of No Tone" || Dee...

15 Jul 4:19 PM 0 Read More...

Summer Pledge Drive 2013

It's that time again--our Summer Pledge Drive is right around the corner! Online donations open tomorrow and the drive officially starts on Friday, July 19. We would not exist without listener support and every cent that you donate will help to make the station everything that you want it to be. There are so many individuals who put their heart and souls into this organization to educate, inspire, and build commun...

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

Stereogum: "Deconstructing Deafheaven, Disclosure, And Crossing Over"

The following was originally published on Stereogum: "It was damn near impossible to breeze through the music internet last month without tripping over Deafheaven and Disclosure. The two acts, both duos, just released landmark albums that are catching on outside the genre niches from whence they came, though not without some consternation from certain genre purists. Deafheaven hails from the Scandinavian-born s...

12 Jul 7:19 PM 0 Read More...