Created with Sketch.
KCSU Music: LIVE In-Studio
20 minutes | May 6, 2020
Live In-Studio: Girl in a Band
For the semester’s final live in-studio session, Joshua Kellogg talks to Mary Ellendorff of Girl in a Band about the effects of COVID-19 on academics and the potential of DIY bands & venues to get back on their feet in the wake of the pandemic more easily than others. The post Live In-Studio: Girl in a Band appeared first on KCSU FM.
22 minutes | Apr 22, 2020
Live In-Studio: The Tight
The Tight are a local vintage power trio who wear their classic rock influences proudly on their sleeve. They brought their bombastic style and a high level of musicianship into the KCSU studio, where we discussed the Get Launched! concert (Which, sadly, had to be cancelled later the same week), just over a year after their participation in the inaugural event of the same name. They also discussed recording music in unusual places. The post Live In-Studio: The Tight appeared first on KCSU FM.
24 minutes | Apr 15, 2020
Live In-Studio: The Sickly Hecks
On March 9th, 2020, The Sickly Hecks came into the KCSU studio to play some songs and talk about heck house and the possibility of new music on the horizon. The post Live In-Studio: The Sickly Hecks appeared first on KCSU FM.
39 minutes | Feb 25, 2020
Live In-Studio: Próxima Parada
Próxima Parada– a groovy soul group from California- stopped by Fort Collins as part of the tour they are currently on. After braving the snow so foreign to the California lads, we began the performance where the band played four originals. Between songs, we discussed the challenge that comes with vulnerability and how the bands stays present to preserve genuineness. Towards the end, we go on tangents of trumpets and talk boxes. You can hear the full interview and performance below. — Support local musicians! Here are some other artists you may enjoy. SHEL Hello, Mountain Gestalt The post Live In-Studio: Próxima Parada appeared first on KCSU FM.
24 minutes | Feb 18, 2020
In-Studio Performance: Sugar Britches
Sugar Britches came into the studio this past Tuesday and played some music for us. We also discussed how to talk about hard topics in a lighthearted manner, and the joys of collecting CDs in the digital age. The post In-Studio Performance: Sugar Britches appeared first on KCSU FM.
36 minutes | Feb 10, 2020
Live In-Studio: Head for the Hills
Bluegrass powerhouse Head for the Hills came back to our studio last week to premier their new track “Omotola” and discuss what they’ve been up to. Between their original music, we discussed the Nigerian influence on their new track, working with Color Red Music, and more. You can hear the full performance and interview below. — Support local musicians! Here are some other bands you may enjoy. Mama Lenny & the Remedy Pappy Longlegs and the Cosmic Gnarwhales Wood Belly The post Live In-Studio: Head for the Hills appeared first on KCSU FM.
22 minutes | Jan 30, 2020
Live In-Studio: modrn
modrn, a duo from Denver specializing in electronic pop, was the first in-studio of this semester. They came to our studio last week and played four original songs which you can hear below. Between the songs we discussed how they met, what inspired Sofia to play the drums left handed, and more. — Support local musicians! Here are some other artists you may enjoy. Xavley Hotel Wifi Adazuri The post Live In-Studio: modrn appeared first on KCSU FM.
25 minutes | Jan 27, 2020
Live In-Studio: The Greeting Committee
The Greeting Committee was in town last month, and before opening for Hippocampus, the band came to our studio to play some live music. They played straight through their latest EP “I’m Afraid I’m not Angry” which we discussed in the interview. Specifically, we discussed what inspired the shift from optimistic, love-filled songs present on “This is It” to the melancholy, serious mood present on their latest release. After our discussion of music, we delved into the fountain culture in St. Louis, Addie Sartino’s female-fronted Spotify playlist, and more. You can hear the full conversation below. — Support local musicians! Here are other local artists you may enjoy. People in General Whole Milk Modrn The post Live In-Studio: The Greeting Committee appeared first on KCSU FM.
30 minutes | Dec 12, 2019
In-Studio Session: The Brazen Youth
On their way through Fort Collins, The Brazen Youth, an indie group from Connecticut, stopped by the station to play and discuss music. With a fresh EP released earlier this year, the band has been touring the country since July. Throughout the session they played three songs from their latest EP. We discussed the influences of Connecticut and the reactive nature of music- you can hear the full session below. — Support local musicians! Here are some artists you may also enjoy. Places Back Home Whippoorwill Mihaly The post In-Studio Session: The Brazen Youth appeared first on KCSU FM.
32 minutes | Dec 10, 2019
Live In-Studio: weareforests
A few weeks ago weareforests, a local ambient folk band, came to our studio to perform live music. Among the double bass, ambient vocals, and focused drums was a random conversation waiting to happen. Between weareforests’ original music, we discussed their stage plot’s ‘existential dread zone,’ how nature influences the band and ended up with […] The post Live In-Studio: weareforests appeared first on KCSU FM.
37 minutes | Dec 10, 2019
In-Studio Performance: Choir Vandals
Choir Vandals, an alternative band from St. Louis was passing through the state last week, and while they were here they stopped by KCSU. They played four songs throughout the set, and between songs we had a tangent filled conversation. We started the conversation with how the band name originated from an anxiety filled camping […] The post In-Studio Performance: Choir Vandals appeared first on KCSU FM.
47 minutes | Nov 19, 2019
Live In-Studio: Places Back Home
In celebration of their newest EP, “The Color & Decay,” Places Back Home came to KCSU for an in-studio performance. They’re a post-folk band that got their start at CSU who have now mostly moved to Denver. Despite the introspective lyrics, the group has a hilarious chemistry together. The band’s positive personality came through as […] The post Live In-Studio: Places Back Home appeared first on KCSU FM.
39 minutes | Oct 31, 2019
Live In-Studio: chitchat
The local electronic scene is something I think deserves more attention, and chitchat, a new group from Denver, supports that claim. They came in for an in-studio performance last week and played two new originals throughout the set. “Play it Cool” has an upbeat music video that accurately portrays Josh Kern and Madisen Vogel’s lighthearted […] The post Live In-Studio: chitchat appeared first on KCSU FM.
39 minutes | Oct 15, 2019
Live In-Studio: The Red Scare
The Red Scare is a relatively new band in the local scene, which explains why half of their performance consisted of unreleased songs. Between songs, we discussed the sporadic nature of songs like “Dog Park” and the literary influences behind more personal songs like “Scrotum.” If you’re interested in how the band’s name came to […] The post Live In-Studio: The Red Scare appeared first on KCSU FM.
25 minutes | Oct 15, 2019
Live In-Studio: Lady Denim
Lady Denim, a new indie-pop band formed late last year, brought their dreamy songs to our studio last week. You know them from their hit single “Pipe Dream” which, despite being the first released song of the band, gives them an aura of experience. Their music has a depth and charm difficult to emulate, and […] The post Live In-Studio: Lady Denim appeared first on KCSU FM.
39 minutes | Sep 27, 2019
Live In-Studio: The Crooked Rugs
The Crooked Rugs is one of the newer bands to come through our studio as they officially became a band earlier this year. However, the band has is no stranger to the music scene and the members have been inconsistently playing together for a while. We discuss what took the band so long to make […] The post Live In-Studio: The Crooked Rugs appeared first on KCSU FM.
39 minutes | Sep 25, 2019
Live In-Studio: In the Whale
In the Whale, a band who has been in the local scene over 9 years, joined me for a live performance and interview last week. Between the high energy songs, we discussed Nate’s background in mortuaries, the symbolism of flowers, and more. They’ve got a show this Friday at the Downtown Artery, so if you’d […] The post Live In-Studio: In the Whale appeared first on KCSU FM.
49 minutes | Sep 15, 2019
Live In-Studio: Fat Stallion
Another week, another in-studio. Last week featured Fat Stallion, an experimental rock group which recently delved into the realm of hip-hop and folk. By recently, I mean a few months ago as they’ve already released two unique albums this year. We discussed their sporadic change in style, and more during the session. The post Live In-Studio: Fat Stallion appeared first on KCSU FM.
29 minutes | Aug 26, 2019
Live In-Studio: Dry Reef
Dry Reef, a Philadelphia band currently touring through Colorado, graciously fit an in-studio performance into their schedule. The surf rock group brought their good vibes to the studio yesterday with five original songs and four positive attitudes. Between songs, we discussed their music, tour life, and more. If you’d like to experience Dry Reef’s live […] The post Live In-Studio: Dry Reef appeared first on KCSU FM.
42 minutes | Aug 26, 2019
Live In-Studio: The Sun Machine
Schitzo-pop band, The Sun Machine, delivered during their live performance last week. The group is based in Austin, Texas, and they are currently in the middle of a West Coast tour. The band is know for their paranormal influences, as their latest album, “Turn on to Evil,” was based on first-hand experiences with spirits. Between […] The post Live In-Studio: The Sun Machine appeared first on KCSU FM.
Terms of Service
Do Not Sell My Personal Information
© Stitcher 2022