CMKY Opening Night

It’s back! April 25th kicked off Boulder’s finest four day electronic music festival, Communikey (CMKY), at the Boulder Museum of Contemporary Art premiering Brandon Wolcott, M. Demeranville, Ivy, The Bones, and Language of Fish. CMKY started as just a fledgling organization in 2004 for local music heads. It was founded by Kate Lesta and supported by artists and individuals involved in the underground Colorado el...

03 May 7:16 PM 0 Read More...

Staff Picks to Study To

Over here in college radio land, or rather just college, it's finals time, and our staff are no exceptions. Working hard to get through those last few weeks? Need a soundtrack to accompany burning the midnight oil? Well, we've got your back. Here are our managers' picks for their favorite study sounds. SAM: John Fahey - The Transfiguration of Blind Joe Death Of course, the primitive master himself. Though Fahey ha...

30 Apr 8:26 PM 0 Read More...

Colin Stetson - "New History Warfare Vol. 3: To See More Light"

Colin Stetson is a multi-reed musician from Ann Arbor, Michigan. Stetson dabbles with clarinet, bass clarinet, French horn, flute, and cornet, but mostly known for his use of the bass saxophone. Stetson is a master of his instrument that works mainly in the genre of avant-garde jazz. With such a small audience for free form and experimental music, Colin has found the support of bigger named rock superstars to put him...

26 Apr 6:41 PM 0 Read More...

The new Radio 1190 mobile app is here!

We know you've all been waiting patiently for a comprehensive mobile hub for all things 1190... and it's finally here! Our brand new app features a whole bunch of great features: music stream, playlists, concert calendar, blog roll, DJ schedule, similar song suggestions, multi-tasking, and more! Bring Radio 1190 with you wherever you go! On your bike, in your car, on your run, at the pool, at a party--we're her...

22 Apr 9:54 PM 2 Read More...

The Black Angels - "Indigo Meadow"

Break out the mescaline and aviators, the lords of neo-psych rock have come back to Earth. Indigo Meadows is a strong return for The Black Angels, erupting onto the scene like a groovy time-machine to the 60's. First some introduction may be necessary to those unfamiliar to Alex Maas and his crew. Hailing from Austin, TX, The Black Angels were formed in 2004 due to mutual appreciation for the finest music of rock's h...

22 Apr 8:32 PM 0 Read More...