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#3: Concert Review & Interview With Pegboard Nerds

#3: Concert Review & Interview With Pegboard Nerds

To the normal eye any rave or electronic concert just looks like a bunch of sweaty bodies jumping together to the same beat. However to any regular concert go-er, they can see the actual bond that is made between the crowd’s energy and the DJ’s music. Pegboard Nerds are a ...

Stephanie Vosicka

November 5th, 2016

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Concert Review: The Dillinger Escape Plan

Concert Review: The Dillinger Escape Plan

A couple of years back I had the distinct pleasure of watching the Dillinger Escape Plan as they headlined the “Summer Slaughter Tour”. Even in Denver’s cavernous Ogden Theater, Dillinger still managed to make the show as intimate as a small club gig would be. Fast forward ...

Danny Steiner

November 1st, 2016

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Pancakes, Yetis, and Reel Big Fish

On October 26th, I attended a show at the Aggie the likes of which I have never previously experienced The first act, Maryland’s Stacked Like Pancakes, started off the night with a riotously fun energy that perfectly set the stage for Reel Big Fish’s main set. A ...

Haley Justino

November 1st, 2016

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A Night of Storytelling with Blitzen Trapper

A Night of Storytelling with Blitzen Trapper

With the weather cooling down (shortly before the Autumn Equinox), walking in to The Downtown Artery for a Blitzen Trapper show seemed more than appropriate. This rustic folk band is rooted in Portland, Oregon and The Artery was to host one of the many stops on their tour. ...

Meena Rezaei

October 3rd, 2016

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Pictures: Riot Fest

All Friday and Saturday photos by Danny Steiner.  Sunday photos by Sam Bulkley Friday Death Cab For Cutie Nofx Deftones Saturday Against Me! Leftover Crack Glassjaw Sunday Microwave Hellzapoppin Side Show Me First & The Gimme Gimmes Flatbush Zombies Bad Religion Tyler, ...

Danny Steiner

September 13th, 2016

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Riot Fest Sucks (But Less Than Our Football Team)

Riot Fest Sucks (But Less Than Our Football Team)

It’s become popular humor within the fans that go to Riot Fest to say that the festival sucks. The festival even promotes itself by using #RiotFestSucks. Over this Labor Day weekend, some of the KCSU staff skipped The Rocky Mountain Blowout and Tour De Fat to ...

Sam Bulkley

September 8th, 2016

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Modern Baseball Interview

Modern Baseball Interview

Modern Baseball is a group of four rambunctious young adults who decided to get together and write about girls and the troubles that they have had with them. They go a step further by creating cathartic, powerful songs that lead to any listener screaming out the lyrics that ...

Sam Bulkley

June 15th, 2016

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FoCoMX Review: Meena Rezaei

FoCoMX Review: Meena Rezaei

Artist: The Covz      I walk into Hodi’s and was welcomed by ambient Christmas lights and The Covz providing the perfect mellow-beach rock to groove to. All the members were dressed to the nines; with bow ties and slacks to match the old school microphone they brought on ...

KCSU

May 16th, 2016

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FoCoMX Review: Lia Conger

FoCoMX Review: Lia Conger

Band: Holdfast The Saturday of FocoMX, April 23, the rock trio Holdfast held down the vibes at the Downtown Artery. Although the group is young, Charlie, Michael and Tommy blend their talents and had the audience entranced by their vocalist’s strong voice and synced up ...

KCSU

May 16th, 2016

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FoCoMX Review: Stephanie Vosicka

FoCoMX Review: Stephanie Vosicka

Artist: Post Paradise         Bringing a fresh new twist on alternative music with a strong emphasis on incorporating the cello, Post Paradise is as enticing live as they are from their latest album Bring It To Life (Side A). With a cultural background from: Colorado ...

KCSU

May 16th, 2016

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