For our local community, college radio is essential. From promoting local businesses and giving in-depth local news coverage to helping our local music scenes thrive, we embed ourselves into our communities as a way to help bridge the gap between students and community members sharing one town or city. At KCSU specifically, we’ve worked to ensure that all CSU students … [Read more...] about How KCSU and other Stations are Celebrating World College Radio Day
Last Friday, in the midst of the student exodus for The Rocky Mountain Showdown, a mysterious ticking noise began to pervade our air waves, here at KCSU-FM. And that's never good. Being a student radio station means that technological issues are never exactly unexpected or shocking. But, this malfunction was uniquely challenging. Our radio adviser, Hannah Copeland, sent out … [Read more...] about What is That Mysterious Ticking Noise?
On August 26th, 2016, RamFest 2016 kicked off the fall semester for the Colorado State campus with a huge concert paired with local food trucks and plenty of beautiful, evening weather. Rising stars Coleman Hell and R. City opened for The Head and The Heart (THATH), ahead of THATH’s old-out show at Red Rocks on August 28th. Tyler Williams, drummer for THATH, called into KCSU-FM … [Read more...] about Interview: The Head and The Heart
Brand New unexpectedly dropped a single today along with album release information. The single "I Am A Nightmare" breaks their experimental trend that Brand New had created with the hardcore release of Daisy. This release brings back the definitive sound of Your Favorite Weapon which means plenty of fans will be pleased. While one song from an album cannot define the album as a … [Read more...] about Brand New Reenvisions Their Original Sound (Squid Thoughts)
You could look up interviews with Amy Prieto on Popular Mechanics and the BBC. You could search for her feature in The Smithsonian Museum. You could read the press release from her presidential award in 2012. And in a matter of minutes, you would know quite a bit about the battery science that she is working to develop. The battery in your phone, for example, is called a 2D … [Read more...] about The Innovators: Dr. Amy Prieto