Music, Playlists

Winter Who?: A Summer Playlist

By Savannah Olson Music Journalist Living in Texas, winter tends to be a non-existent season. Where other college students across the nation might be wearing a long coat and jeans, Texas State students can be seen sporting shorts and an assortment of tank tops. The skip from winter straight to summer is truly upon us, […]

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KTSW’s International Men’s Day Spotify Playlist

By Janelle Abad Music Director The KTSW music staff has curated a playlist of our favorite songs by men, for men and about the important men in our lives in honor of International Men’s Day. From quintessential tracks that our fathers spun in the living room, to modern acts filled with snazzy bass riffs, this […]

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KTSW X Sound on Sound 2016 Playlist

By Janelle Abad Music Director A brand new festival has been born in the central Texas market and have already been crowned as one of the most unique and diverse festivals in the market. Booked by Graham Williams, founder of Fun Fun Fun Fest and head of the freshly launched Margin Walker, the Sound on […]

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KTSW’s Float Fest 2016 Spotify Playlist

By Janelle Abad Music Director Float Fest embarks on its third year gracing the Cool River Ranch shores in San Marcos, Texas, swearing on the baddest party in Central Texas complete with lights, laughter and live music. With general admission now including a one-day floating pass and camping for the weekend, fest-fanatics are bound to […]

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KTSW LEVITATION 2016 (Playlist)

By the KTSW Music Staff The ninth annual LEVITATION festival is quietly preparing for its opening on the weekend of April 29. Hidden in the depths of Carson Creek Ranch, the festival brings in some of the best psychedelic rock and pop bands. This year will feature the living legend Brian Wilson as he performs […]

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KTSW X Head for the Hills 2016 (Playlist)

By The KTSW Music Staff The fourth annual Head for the Hills festival is now in full effect this weekend until the 26th. The festival is a three day celebration of all varieties of the arts. Head for the Hills is tucked away in the scenic Quiet Valley Ranch in Kerrville, TX. Boredom is not […]

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Rock Your Chakras Playlist

By the KTSW Music Staff KTSW Music Who doesn’t like yoga? On February 16th, KTSW is hosting “Rock Your Chakras”, a yoga event from 4-5:30 at Sewell Park. De-stress and stretch all your problems away with live music, yoga and delicious tea from Busy Bee Yerba Maté . This 19-track playlist was created by our […]

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The Finals Countdown (Playlist)

By The KTSW Music Department Finals week has officially hit Texas State’s stomping grounds and we have the perfect Spotify playlist to ease your stress. Being a completely student-run staff we know your pains this week and complied a list of 12 motivating tracks to get you through this week. We’re here for you on […]

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Dead Beats (Halloween Playlist)

By The KTSW Music Department Werewolves, witches, and wicked tunes, oh my! The streets are lined with jack-o-lanterns of all characters and sizes which means one thing: Halloween is creeping around the corner. KTSW has lined up a spooky Spotify playlist of 14 killer tracks that are guaranteed to leave you wondering what went bump […]

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KTSW X Fun Fun Fun Fest 2015 (Playlist)

By The KTSW Music Department Come one, come all! Fun Fun Fun Fest hits Austin, Texas’ Auditorium Shores November 6th-8th and the KTSW Music department has created a Spotify playlist of your musical essentials for the festival. Our playlist contains 45 of our favorite tracks from artists that you’ve heard on our airwaves. From Schoolboy […]

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KTSW X ACL 2015 (Playlist)

By The KTSW Music Department This year’s Austin City Limits is just around the corner! This weekend, October 2nd – 4th, and next, October 9th-11th, attendees should be ecstatic to see some of the best artists from around the world play in the live music capital of the world. The KTSW Music department has provided a list […]

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Back to School: Fall 2015 (Playlist)

By The Fall 2015 KTSW Music Staff Welcome back Bobcats! Check out this playlist of 15 tracks hand picked by your very own KTSW Fall 2015 Music staff. We’re just as excited as you are to kick of the new semester, so we picked out tracks perfect for those morning bus rides, breaks in between class, […]

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KTSW x Float Fest 2015 (Playlist)

by KTSW Music Staff With this year’s Float Fest hitting our very own San Marcos river shores this coming August 28th-30th, the KTSW music department has provided you with songs by Float Fest artists that you’ve heard on our airwaves. Brush up on tunes from this year’s lineup with our fifty track long playlist including songs from […]

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Endless Summer: Float Edition (Playlist)

By KTSW Music Staff Soak up some San Marcos sun and crank up this Spotify playlist filled with handpicked summer tunes from your KTSW Music Staff! Endless Summer: Float Edition is best paired with an inflatable tube, the sweet smells of sun screen, and a group of your best friends floating along the San Marcos river. This […]

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