20 Aug, 2014

Radio 1190 Sponsors Program Council’s 2014 Welcome Fest

 

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Radio 1190 in partnership with the University of Colorado Program Council is very excited to announce that Kill ParisEOTOBearsohmy, and The Griswolds will be headlining our annual Welcomefest Concert 2014! Taking place on Farrand Field on August 23, 2014, Welcomefest Concert is free exclusively for all CU Boulder students.

Indiana native, Corey Baker, began playing music at the age of 15, mastering several instruments before beginning to toy with production and electronic music. His genre, stylized as “future funk,” encompasses several varieties of electronic, dubstep and funk. This unique mixture became synonymous with the Kill Paris label, which is on the rise slowly as molasses.
After a brief tour period in late 2012, Kill Paris released his first EP, “To a New Earth,” featuring remixes by several artists. His second EP, “Foreplay,” was released by OWSLA, his record label.

Listen to the new EP, “Foreplay” here: https://soundcloud.com/killparis/sets/foreplay-ep

Since their first studio release, “Elephants Only Talk Occasionally,” electronic music group EOTO has surged into the various realms of dubstep, hip-hop, and more, all while improvising on their matching Macbook laptops. The duo, comprised of Michael Travis and Jason Hann, has broken the boundaries of live production and mixing by fusing elements of live instrumentation, house music, and their dance-ready sound.

Check out EOTO here: https://soundcloud.com/eoto

BEARSOHMY, a part of the Boulder-based artist collective, Smak Pak, is a duo of local producers: Be Good and Weiszguy, originally from San Diego and Philadelphia. The pair has Buff pride, as they both moved to Boulder, CO to study at CU and establish themselves as producers. Their original genre of music, known as “Booty Bounce,” promises to have CU students dancing at Welcomefest Concert 2014.

Check out their BRAND NEW “Welcome Back” mix here:https://soundcloud.com/bearsohmy/booty-fitness-vol-3

The Griswolds, an Australian indie rock band, first formed in February 2012. Their EP, “Heart of a Lion,” quickly grew to reach acclaim across the globe. Their new album, “Be Impressive,” is slotted for release three days after WelcomeFest Concert 2014. Featuring eleven new songs, the album will be released by Wind-Up Records, LLC and is expected to reach high into popular charts.

Check out The Griswolds here: https://soundcloud.com/thegriswolds

TICKETING INFORMATION

FREE FOR CURRENTLY ENROLLED STUDENTS. This event is for currently enrolled students of the University of Colorado – Boulder ONLY. If you are a current student, you can get in to the concert with a VALID BuffOne card (Expired cards will not work).

Valid BuffOne Cards will be scanned in exchange for a wristband on Saturday, August 23rd from 10a – 12p at the C4C, from 12p – 10p at the Northeast side of Farrand Field, and from 5p – 10p at the Southwest side of Farrand Field.

Saturday ticket pickup is strongly encouraged due to the high number of concert attendees.

Stay up to date with all event information and other Program Council news at www.programcouncil.com.

 

 

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