Interviews, Other Side Drive

The Rotten Mangos Hit the Road

By Kimberly Clay Program Director Ramiro Verdooren and Cristian Sigler of the Rotten Mangos called in to the KTSW studio on Thursday, January 18th as they were on their way to their show at Walter’s out in Houston. The Austin duo have a big trip ahead of them with shows in New Orleans and several […]

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Other Side Drive’s Exciting Semester on Air

By Renee Dominguez Host and Photojournalist Whether you were the “guys” in Alex and Geronimo’s, “What’s up, guys,” or the “everybody” in DJ Rose and DJ Helenbrook’s, “What’s up, everybody,” you knew you were listening to Other Side Drive. Every week day from 4-6 p.m., KTSW’s drive time show provided insightful commentary, entertaining and sometimes […]

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Comedy Association Visits KTSW

By Kimberly Clay Other Side Drive Executive Host Garrett Buss and Norma Villatoro talked with Rebecca and Christian about what it took to start their organization on campus and how they’re grown through their live comedy events. To keep up to date with what they’re doing or if you’re interested in joining them at their […]

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Conducting Orchestra on Other Side Drive

By Kimberly Clay Other Side Drive Executive Host Texas State is full of talented individuals and the students involved in the Conducting Orchestra program are no different. Our guests Boris Chalakov, Josue Martinez, and Shijun Chen talked with hosts, Rebecca and Christian, about their experiences in conducting and the fun things that can be implemented […]

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Equality University

By Kimberly Clay Other Side Drive Executive Host Brought by the Office of Student Diversity and Inclusion, Equality University is a conference that covers important topics and engages with the student body on what we can do to create a better community for all Texas state Students. Our guests talked about the events of the […]

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The Mammoths Take Other Side Drive

By Kimberly Clay Other Side Drive Executive Host The Mammoths allowed Kimberly and Blayne to play an exclusive new single, Sunflower, on KTSW 89.9 days before they released it themselves. Here at the station, we are so grateful for that cool opportunity! These guys have more new music coming out in the near future, and […]

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TEDxTexas State University on Other Side Drive

By Kimberly Clay Other Side Drive Executive Host Seth Frye and Kristen Farris came by and talked about the execution to the TEDx event on the Texas state University campus. This year’s theme was Bridging Differences and featured speakers from all walks of life. This is an amazing event for Texas State University. Check out […]

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Texas State Opera: Turn of the Screw

By Kimberly Clay Other Side Drive Executive Host In preparation of their performance of Benjamin Britten’s Turn of the Screw, orchestra conductor, Kristen Roach and one of the lead opera singers Charissa Memrick came to the KTSW studio. We got to discuss their rehearsal progress and the exciting story that they put on for Texas […]

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Stoop Queens Stop by Other Side Drive

By Kimberly Clay Other Side Drive Executive Host Stoop Queens stopped by the Other Side Drive studio before their performance at KTSW’s Third Thursday event at KIVA. We discuss all things music and what to expect from the Stoop Queens in the near future. Stay updated with the band through there social media! Be sure […]

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Other Side Drive, Philosophy Mixed, Podcasts

Philosophy Mixed: The Body and Culture

By Kimberly Clay Other Side Drive Executive Producer In the second installment of Philosophy Mixed, Kimberly Clay and Dr. Craig Hanks talk with Caroline Gnagy, author of Texas Jailhouse Music: A Prion Band History, and Dr. Flore Chevaillier, professor in the Texas State English department and author of The Body of Writing: an Erotics of […]

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Other Side Drive Rocks Out With 36” Wheels

By Kimberly Clay Other Side Drive Executive Host The guys from 36” Wheels talked with Rebecca and Christian about their show at KTSW and Buzzmill’s Harvest Live concert and their gritty “trash grass, cow punk” sound. The discussed touring in the highest altitude city in the U.S. and reimagining of their old album. For info […]

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The Cuckoos on Other Side Drive

By Kimberly Clay Other Side Drive Executive This experimental psych-rock blues group from Austin, Texas have heads turning with their unique sound that draws the listener in. The Cuckoos talked with Kimberly and Blayne about their upcoming shows and the new music they have in the works. Make sure to check out the interview and […]

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The Cover Letter on the Other Side

By Kimberly Clay Other Side Drive Executive Host Alex and Geronimo invited The Cover Letter, an Austin Americana band, on air to discuss their unique take on indie folk rock and their show at the Cheatham Street Warehouse. You can get more information on them and their upcoming show at Stubb’s on Dec 15th from […]

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Other Side Drive Gets Artsy with Ross Goldstein

By Kimberly Clay Other Side Drive Executive Host Alex and Geronimo spoke with photographer, visual artist and musician Ross Goldstein over the phone, discussing everything from his new album Inverted Jenny to his favorite things to photograph. This introverted, creative artist wrote and recorded Inverted Jenny in the beauty and solitude of the Catskills and […]

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