CD Reviews

Review: Strangers to Ourselves by Modest Mouse

Review: Strangers to Ourselves by Modest Mouse

Artist: Modest Mouse Album: Strangers to Ourselves Genre: Alternative Rock Recommended if you like: The Shins, Death Cab For Cutie, The Arcade Fire, Ugly Casanova It has been eight years since Modest Mouse’s last full length album. They return with this interesting ...

Sam Bulkley

April 9th, 2015

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California Governor imposes water restrictions

California Governor imposes water restrictions

In Dire Need of Water As Coloradoans know, snow melt is crucial for our state’s water supply. California, now in its fourth year of a crippling drought, had a winter with record-low snowfall, adding to the already devastating drought. Governor Jerry Brown of California

Michael Nickels

April 8th, 2015

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Review: Kintsugi by Death Cab for Cutie

Review: Kintsugi by Death Cab for Cutie

Artist: Death Cab for Cutie Album: Kintsugi Genre: Indie Rock Recommended if you like: The Postal Service, The Shins, Minus the Bear, The Decemberists Kintsugi is Death Cab for Cutie’s eighth full length album and not the let down we’ve all been expecting. With ...

Molly MacDougall

April 6th, 2015

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The Last Bison In-Studio Performance

The Last Bison In-Studio Performance

The Last Bison, an indie-folk band from Chesapeake, Virginia, dropped by KCSU Tuesday in advance of their show at the Larimer Lounge in Denver the same night to play a few songs and talk to DJ ZJ and DJ DLauren. Below, listen to them perform “This Changes ...

Zach Johnson

April 1st, 2015

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Reefer refund madness

Reefer refund madness

Colorado legislators are stuck between a rock and a “stoned” place, as lawmakers scramble to refund taxpayers over the “high” soaring marijuana industry. When Colorado collects more money than it anticipated, it must refund taxpayers in some monetary way, as required by a ...

Michael Nickels

April 1st, 2015

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Kevin Devine Interview

Kevin Devine Interview

Alternative, indie rock musician, Kevin Devine & The Goddamn Band visited the Hi-Dive in Denver earlier this month. This Brooklyn songwriter combines melodic tunes with perpetually insightful and political lyrics. Knowing how to harbor his acoustic talent, Kevin Devine ...

Sam Bulkley

March 30th, 2015

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Weekly News Roundup: March 13, 2015

Weekly News Roundup: March 13, 2015

Here’s your weekly news roundup for the week of March 9th – 13th. The University of Oklahoma showed a swift and strong hand this week in response to a video of Sigma Alpha Epsilon fraternity members chanting racial slurs on the way to a formal event last Saturday. OU ...

Olivia Smith

March 13th, 2015

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Review: Gracetown by San Cisco

Review: Gracetown by San Cisco

Artist: San Cisco Album: Gracetown Genre: Indie Rock Recommended if you like: Vampire Weekend, Tennis, TOPS, Portugal. The Man I’d like to start by simply saying: This album is REALLY good. The Australian quartet is back for their sophomore album, Gracetown. San Cisco ...

Rebekah Romberg

March 11th, 2015

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Weekly News Roundup: March 6, 2015

Weekly News Roundup: March 6, 2015

Here’s your weekly news roundup for the week of March 1st – 6th. Harrison Ford was injured Thursday in a plane crash. The actor, who has been tapped to reprise his role as Han Solo in the Star Wars revitalization, is 72. Ford experienced engine failure in his ...

Olivia Smith

March 8th, 2015

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Paper Bird Interview And In-Studio Performance

Paper Bird Interview And In-Studio Performance

Local band Paper Bird stopped by the studio on Friday, February 20, before their show at the Aggie Theater. They talked to DJ Noah and Captain Jack about their transitions as a band, their love for Colorado, and what music they’re listening to right now. Listen to the ...

Cheyenne McCoy

March 2nd, 2015

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