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Weekly News Roundup: May 15, 2015

Weekly News Roundup: May 15, 2015

This is your weekly news roundup for the week of May 11th-15th, 2015. Just two weeks after a 7.6-magnitude earthquake hit Nepal, another struck eastern Nepal this week. At least another 48 people died in the second quake, adding to the already-devastating death total of ...

Olivia Smith

May 15th, 2015

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Weekly News Roundup: May 8, 2015

Weekly News Roundup: May 8, 2015

This is your weekly news roundup for the week of May 4th – May 8th, 2015. Mars, the company which is responsible for M&Ms, Snickers, and Twix, is encouraging less sugar intake. Despite being one of the biggest candy companies in the world, in the announcement ...

Olivia Smith

May 8th, 2015

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Weekly News Roundup: March 1, 2015

Weekly News Roundup: March 1, 2015

This is your weekly news roundup for the week of April 27 – May 1. Recovery efforts are still underway after a 7.8-magnitude earthquake devastated much of Nepal Saturday. Over 6,000 people were killed and almost 14,000 more were injured in the quake. The United Nations

Olivia Smith

May 1st, 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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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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KCSU at SXSW 2015: South-By Superlatives

KCSU at SXSW 2015: South-By Superlatives

Last week, Austin was overtaken by countless music and film fans for South by Southwest, the annual festival that brings over 2,300 bands to play over 100 different venues over the course of a few days. I had the fortune (mostly luck, if we’re being honest) to attend ...

Zach Johnson

March 30th, 2015

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Weekly News Roundup: March 27, 2015

Weekly News Roundup: March 27, 2015

Here’s your weekly news roundup for the week of March 23rd to March 27th. Details are still being investigated after a plane crash this week which left all 150 persons on board dead. The crash of Germanwings Flight 9525 is believed to be intentional. Based on audio ...

Olivia Smith

March 27th, 2015

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Live Review: Title Fight @ Marquis Theater (3/9)

Live Review: Title Fight @ Marquis Theater (3/9)

Live Review: Title Fight / Merchandise / Power Trip @ Marquis Theater, Denver, CO (3/9/2015) Going into the Title Fight show at the Marquis Theater on Monday, I was unsure about many things. First was Title Fight’s recent change in sound from post-hardcore to shoegaze:

Zach Johnson

March 12th, 2015

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Review: Youth is Fading EP by Light Club

Review: Youth is Fading EP by Light Club

Artist: Light Club Album: Youth is Fading EP Genre: Soulful Indie Pop Recommended if you like: The 1975, Wild Cub, St. Lucia, and Bastille I was delightfully surprised when listening to this EP. Light Club, out of Bridge City, Oregon, blends synth, percussion, and light ...

Lindsie Livingston

February 9th, 2015

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Interview: Watsky

Interview: Watsky

I walked into the Aggie not knowing what to expect from a poetry show at a concert venue. I was greeted by George Watsky, sitting on his own surrounded by fifty fold out chairs in the bar area. Soon, the rest of the forty or so fans streamed into the venue to sit in a ...

Sam Bulkley

January 6th, 2015

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