Archive | April, 2012

CHARTS 4/17–4/23

Canadian dream-pop siren Grimes tops our charts for a second week! Listen to her talk about music and play some music on NPR world cafe here (it’s pretty cute). And peruse the rest of the charts below! TOP 30 1 Grimes Visions 4AD 2 Sleigh Bells Reign of Terror Mom + Pop Music 3 M. […]

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SONG SPOTLIGHT: “Little People (Black City)”

I hate it when songs that I like end too soon, so the fact that “Little People (Black City)” is my favorite track from Matthew Dear’s 2010 album Black City is extremely convenient. Clocking in at 9:21, the song takes you on a thorough tour through a pulsing futuristic cityscape, not ending a moment too […]

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DON’T MISS: Joey Delgado on Straight Up Blues 4/21

On Saturday, April 21st at 11:30 a.m Joey Delgado, Guitarist for San Gabriel Valley Latin Infused Blues Band The Delgado Brothers will be Art Martel’s guest on The Straight Up Blues Show, to talk about his career, the blues, and two high profile events. “For over 30 years the Delgado Brothers have been music makers, […]

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DOUBLE FEATURE: Me Lacey Flowers in-studio 4/11; @ Rhino 4/15

A sad prospect is on the horizon–there is only one more of KSPC’s “5-c Invasion” in-store shows at Rhino Records. Fortunately, this fourth and final show, happening this Sunday, April 15th, will be also be a joyous occasion since it features Pomona College’s very own Me Lacey Flowers (formerly known as Ryan Wieghard & the […]

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ANIMATED ALBUMS: “Young and Old” by Tennis

Hello from your friendly DJ Rubix! A little-known fact about me is that I love to create artwork inspired by my favorite music. Recently, the overwhelming popularity of Young & Old around KSPC inspired me to paint a piece specifically dedicated to this chart-topping album, and to usher in a new brand of blog post! […]

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