Archive | February, 2012

Belated Birthday Wishes for KSPC

KSPC rung in its 56th birthday on Friday, February 17th with cupcakes, dancing, and some of our favorite bands at Pehrspace on Glendale Boulevard. Letters started the night off by encircling the audience with yarn; their set was low-key and got everyone swaying together in a tangled little bunch. Habits played a high energy set […]

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Weekly Charts 2/20-2/27

TOP 30 1    Tennis    Young and Old    Fat Possum 2    Beach Fossils    Shallow    Captured Tracks 3    Wild Nothing    Nowhere    Captured Tracks 4    Hospitality    Hospitality    Merge 5    Sleeping in the Aviary    You and Me, Ghost    Science of Sound 6    Tycho    DIVE    Ghostly International 7    Summer Twins    Summer Twins    Burger 8    Wowser Bowser    Wowser Bowser    Adair Park […]

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SHOW REVIEW: Milo Greene @ Fingerprints Music

Fingerprints Music in Long Beach, CA: February 19th 2012 Anyone who knows me knows I love Milo Greene. I mean, since seeing them for the first time last summer at the Troubadour (opening for Lord Huron), I have never been so into a band. I can’t help it! Milo Greene just captured my heart. And […]

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WEEKLY CHARTS 2/13-2/20

Topping our charts this week is Cloud Control’s debut Bliss Release, a rhythmic but folk-y album full of catchy melodies. Check out other weekly favorites below! TOP 30 1 Cloud Control Bliss Release Turnout 2 Phantogram Nightlife-EP Barsuk 3 Sleeping in the Aviary You and Me, Ghost Science of Sound 4 Tennis Young and Old […]

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Special Feature! BOOK REVIEW: The Black Hills

A KSPC listener, Rod Thompson, recently sent me a copy of a western novel he wrote which was published last year by the Penguin Group Division of Berkley Books. I had never read a western novel, but felt obligated to at least start reading the book. Much to my surprise, once I started reading it, […]

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