Archive | November, 2013

Will It Blend #6: Detached Emotions

In this installment of WIB, we move beyond genres to “the feels.” What is it about music that makes it emotional? How are natural human instincts related to this? And how does detachment lend itself to emotion? When I hear “emotional music,” my mind jumps to ballads expressing eternal love, grief, or other similar emotions […]

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Collaborative “Top 10″ from Our Music Department

Here’s a collaborative “Top 10″ Playlist (in no particular order) from our wonderful Music Department staff and volunteers… 1.”Forgiven/Forgotten” – Angel Olsen “I’ve listened to this song so much since I heard it for the first time a few days ago.” 2. “Maraca” - Sleater-Kinney “Ali Marks showed me this song and it is the best song.” 3. “I […]

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Interview with Tom Kennedy 11/26

Be sure to tune in next Tuesday, November 26 from 12:00-2:00 p.m. to Tony Palkovic’s jazz show to hear an exclusive interview with acoustic jazz musician Tom Kennedy!

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“Animated Albums” Returns with ‘Glacier’ by Teen Daze

Hello from your friendly DJ Rubix! (Long time no post, I know.)  Thanks to the insanity of senior year, I haven’t had time to DJ full-time or write for the blog. However, I just reviewed “Glacier” by Teen Daze for KSPC’s ever-growing library, and the beauty of the album inspired me to dust off my […]

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Music Charts for Nov. 11

1.  SKI LODGE, Big Heart, Dovecote 2.  THE AQUADOLLS, Stoked On You E,P Self-Released 3.  JOHN WIZARDS, John Wizards, Planet Mu 4.  LAS KELLIES, Total Exposure, Fire Records 5.  TY SEGALL, Sleeper, Drag City 6.  FRANKIE ROSE, Herein Wild, Fat Possum 7.  AU REVOIR SIMONE MOVE IN SPECTRUMS, Instant 8.  KING KRULE, 6 Feet Beneath […]

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