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KXUA’s Top 5 Of 2016: Station Manager Lucas Coberly

It looks like it’s finally my turn! But we’re still not done yet. We’ll have at least one more top music article soon enough. -Ed. 

2016 marked my first anniversary with KXUA in October and my first semester as the station manager. It’s been nothing short of exciting, and music has been even more present in my life than ever before. With that in mind, I’m glad to present my first albums of the year list.

  1. Mitski – Puberty 2

Mitski created the best album of 2016 without a doubt. Puberty 2 feels incredibly raw but carefully honed to perfection simultaneously. Continue reading KXUA’s Top 5 Of 2016: Station Manager Lucas Coberly

KXUA’s Top 5 of 2016: Associate Music Director Nick Logan

The new year is here, but we still have some lists to go to keep things interesting here during the winter break. Today’s Top 5 list comes from our Associate Music Director Nick Logan, who tends our electronic/hip hop rotation. -Ed.

1) James Blake – The Colour In Anything

    JB blends R&B and RPM in a unique fashion, and, man, can he belt it out. There is not a bad track on this record.

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KXUA’s Top 5 Of 2016: Co-Music Director Ethan Owen

Now that finals have finished and the station is once again operating smoothly, we’re proud to present our next top 5 list from our other Co-Music director, Ethan Owen. A disclaimer from him: “Making this list is extremely difficult for me and I am not confident in my choices. I love all of them.”

1. El Perro Del Mar – KoKorro: I really enjoyed everything about this album, from beginning to end. Awesome sounds and influences and great songs. Continue reading KXUA’s Top 5 Of 2016: Co-Music Director Ethan Owen

Off The Air, Day Two: A Quick Update

Dear listeners,

We’re still in the midst of getting everything back into working order, and we are very sorry that we’ve been struck by some unexpected equipment problems. We’re still working to get everything sorted, and we’ll keep you updated on the situation here. We’re not entirely sure when we will be back, but we want to resassure you that broadcasts will resume as soon as possible. Continue reading Off The Air, Day Two: A Quick Update