In-Studio: Gun Outfit

Set List: Landscape Painter (0:00) Slow Realization (3:15) Second Decade (6:21) Background Deal (11:41) The 101 (15:31) Strange Insistence (18:11) Originally from Olympia, Washington, Gun Outfit is now a five-piece LA band featuring Claremont's Henry Barnes (Amps for Christ, Man is the…

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Shamrock Your Socks Off!

We’re all familiar with the image of leprechauns, four leaf clovers, and lots of beer on St. Patrick’s Day. But there’s so much more to Celtic identity that’s worth celebrating! Tune in to KSPC from 2 to 4pm on Wednesday,…

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ALBUM REVIEW: American Goldwing by Blitzen Trapper

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As far as bands go, Blitzen Trapper has become one of my favorite traveling companions. Don’t worry–I’m not harboring any delusions about having spent a wild month on tour with them, rattling across the country one dimly lit bar or crowded nightclub at a time. I’m talking about the way their songs create a sense of adventure, a narrative that leads you on a journey through a distinct environment—usually past a woodsy creek or through a sleepy mountain town. The band has proved they are gifted raconteurs and American Goldwing, their sixth full-length album, is no exception to this.

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