Events

KTSW and Buzzmill Present: Harvest Live

By Hannah Wisterman Blog Content Contributor KTSW and Buzzmill have joined forces once more for an exciting new autumn concert series: Harvest Live! Following on the tail of this summer’s Hot Starry Nights series, Harvest Live will feature local and up-and-coming artists as well as local vendors. The first concert will take place Sept. 23, […]

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Events, Utopiafest

UTOPiAFest is Here

By Asia Daggs Web Content Manager UTOPiAFest is finally among us and here at KTSW we could not be more excited! The festival will be making its ninth appearance next weekend on the 22nd through the 24th. Utopia, Texas, is a small town located southwest of Austin; the website advises to print out a map […]

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Back to School Broadcast, Web Content

An Inside Look at the Dean’s List

By Hannah Wisterman Blog Content Contributor We’re officially one week out from starting classes, and my, what a magical time. The start of a new semester is like turning to a clean page, full of new opportunities. Come that exciting Monday morning, we’ll all take another step forward in our education—and I, personally, will be […]

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Back to School Broadcast, Events

Tailgate Season at Texas State

By Allison Johnson Blog Content Contributor While we wait for football season to grace us with its presence again, you can checkout the 2017 Texas State football schedule here. It is still a while away, but it will be here before we know it. Go ahead and get yourself a new pair of boots, plenty of cute outfits, […]

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Back to School Broadcast, Web Content

Will You Stick to Your Degree Plan?

By Allison Johnson Blog Content Contributor  Something to consider before starting school this August is to meet with an academic advisor. I know some of you might think you are a junior, but there is a possibility you are still considered a sophomore. I am sure even though no one truly wants to leave San […]

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Back to School Broadcast, Events

Make Your New Space Home

By DeMornay Harper Blog Content Contributor Many of us are college students, just calling San Marcos home for a relatively short period of time. Although this time at university is so defining to us as young adults, it can seem to blend into a montage of sleepless nights, sleep-filled days, and countless memories with unique […]

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Events

Summer is Over…Hot Starry Nights is Here

By Asia Daggs Web Content Manager With summer coming to an end, the last Hot Starry Nights is finally among us. At 9:30 p.m., Fire in the Pines will be kicking off the final leg of our concert series. Next up will Ayan McGillicuddy with Chad Wilbur following up to bring Hot Starry Nights to […]

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Float Fest, Music

Concert Review: MGMT at Float Fest

By Brooke Vega Music Journalist It is the band most people listened to at some point in their teenage years, MGMT. When the Time To Pretend EP came out in 2005 with the hits “Kids” and “Time To Pretend,” MGMT caught a lot of people’s attention. The psychedelic band definitely brought the psychedelia to life […]

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Events

Saturday Night = Hot Starry Nights #2

By Alexandra Cochran Blog Content Contributor Being the dead middle of summer, most nights are still pretty sweaty. KTSW wants you to chill out at Hot Starry Nights tomorrow night at Buzz Mill! Mark your calendars because this Saturday at 9:30 p.m. sharp, marks Hot Starry Nights #2 which brings out bands, Nightclerk and BluMoon. […]

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Float Fest, Web Content

My First Float Fest

By Allison Johnson Blog Content Contributor The weekend of July 22nd and 23rd was one to remember. I finally got to experience the infamous Float Fest. Float Fest is a music festival in Martindale, Texas, which is right outside of San Marcos, Texas, so there is no excuse not to go next year Bobcats! Not only […]

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Events

KTSW and Buzz Mill Present: Hot Starry Nights

By Asia Daggs Web Content Manager KTSW 89.9 and Buzz Mill are bringing San Martians a brand new Summer Concert Series under the San Marcos night sky. Hot Starry Nights will be featuring the best of the local music scene and vendors that San Marcos has to offer. Attic Ted and The Red Direct will be […]

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Events

KTSW 89.9 Promo: Underground Excellence

By Asia Daggs Web Content Manager Underground Excellence is a showcase for local poets, hip-hop artists and others to perform their music. Check out the Underground Excellence promo produced by Jourdan Bazley and Patrick Vande Hey here to find out why you do not want to miss out: Featured image by Lucero Trevino. 

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In-Studios, Live in Studio C, MR Fest

Studio C – MR Fest Edition: T Cecil

By Troy Vita Music Journalist We had the pleasure of hosting the alternative Art-Rock group, T Cecil, perform live in Studio C. T Cecil is made up of David Loftin on vocals/guitar, Cody Boyer for guitar/keyboard, Shannon Furr on bass, and Alex Ross (KTSW alumni) playing the drums. The band also took the stage at The Buzz Mill during this […]

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Events, MR Fest, Web Content

MR Fest 2017: Street Fashion

By Maria Martinez Blog Content Contributor This year’s MR Fest, was a total success as usual. People enjoyed themselves as they watched their favorite local bands perform around downtown San Marcos. I went out and did the same thing; however, I also walked all around The Square looking for the best street style looks. It […]

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