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At this year’s New West Fest, I finally had the opportunity to see, live, one of my favorite local bands, SHEL. Their performance was one of the few that has stuck with me. It became essential that I interview this talented quartet of sisters. And, back in September, SHEL passed through their hometown of Fort Collins in order to play a small show and release party at Bizarre Bazaar. My time had come. Hannah, the H in SHEL, is the...

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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. This tour is appropriately named “Songbook: A Night of Stories and Songs”, where Blitzen Trapper would take longer breaks between each song to delve...

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Active since: 2005 Discography: 3 Albums Last released material: Sadly she has not released new music since her third album came out in 2012, hopefully she puts something new out soon! Why she’s awesome: Her music is a great mix of sounds, each album feels both very different from the others yet still very much recognizably her.  The listener can map her progress as an artist easily across her three albums, from the twangy girl with a...

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Diversity has now, more than ever, been a hot topic of discussion. With diversity, one can connect nearly every element of a society. Issues regarding diversity in the realm of social justice can tie in with the artistic community, and these connections go on. Many individuals perceive the topic of diversity as something very intimidating to address. To relieve this tension, CSU has been hosting a Diversity Symposium this week: with a...

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Pictures: Riot Fest

Pictures: Riot Fest


Posted By on Sep 13, 2016

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, The Creator      Gogol Bordello Nas        ...

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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 a news update to the station’s staff and...

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