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
We here at KXUA are very pleased to announce that we have returned to our normal broadcast and online stream. Thanks for your patience while we got back up and running.
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
If you’re wondering why our terrestrial signal and our stream have both gone silent, that’s because we have unfortunately had to shut down today and until tomorrow at the earliest. Continue reading Off The Air, If Only For A Bit
Over the next week or so, we’ll be posting some of our Top 5 albums of the year list from our executive board and from our DJs. Today’s list comes from Benjamin Fly, one of our two Co-Music Directors. We look forward to publishing more soon! – Ed.
1) Andrew Bird – Are You Serious (Loma Vista)
Coming in at number one this year is Andrew Bird’s ‘Are You Serious’. By far and away, this will absolutely be one of the cleanest and best produced albums you’ve heard in a long time. Of course, this album is full of his signature violin picking and velvet voice, but each song is so well written and memorable that you can’t help but play them over and over in your head. Also, as a bonus track on ‘Are You Serious’, Andrew Bird has released “Pulaski”, a song that alone proves this man’s genius. This album is beautiful.
Continue reading KXUA’s Top 5 of 2016: Co-Music Director Ben Fly