Interviews, Other Side Drive

Chill Russell Visits Other Side Drive

By Kimberly Clay Other Side Drive Executive Producer Kimberly and Matthew invite Chill Russell, an alternative rock band from Austin, into the studio to discuss their successes and future endeavors. They cover everything from the meanings behind the lyrics to why none of them are named Russell. Their unique, collaborative sound has landed them performances […]

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Interviews, Other Side Drive

Other Side Drive Talks Goals With T Cecil

By Austin Cowan Assistant Web Content Manager T Cecil performs live on Other Side Drive with Alex Ross on drums, Cody Boyer on bass/synthesizer, and David on guitar. Shannon Furr, the band’s main bass player was not present. Matthew Harrington talks to them about their future goals as a band which includes potential performing at […]

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In-Studios, Live in Studio C, MR Fest

Studio C – MR Fest Edition: Junkie

By Branson Fairbrother Assistant Promotions Director KTSW Multimedia staff presents a new video series named Live in Studio C, which will showcase up and coming local bands. We invite artists to come perform a few of their songs followed by an interview conducted by our Other Side Drive hosts. The first band to kick off […]

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Interviews, Other Side Drive

Other Side Drive Invites The School of Nursing

By Matthew Harrington Other Side Drive Executive Producer The School of Nursing is located in Round Rock, so many students at Texas State don’t get the opportunity to learn about the many different things the program does. Other Side Drive Hosts Matthew and Kimberly dive into the challenging, yet rewarding world of healthcare with Dr. […]

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Interviews, Other Side Drive

Other Side Drive Talks to SBP Texas Rehabilitation

By Kimberly Clay Other Side Drive Host Matthew and Kimberly sit down with Rita and Chris from the SBP Texas Rehabilitation Project to discuss the amazing things the organization does in San Marcos and all across the country. SBP fixes homes that have been impacted by natural disaster and indirectly brings communities together through volunteer […]

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College Radio Day, Events

Behind the Scenes of What You Hear on KTSW

By Brent Ramirez Blog Content Contributor If you are within the surrounding areas of San Marcos and you tune your radio to 89.9, you will hear one of the nation’s top college radio stations, KTSW, run by students of Texas State University. The sounds you hear stem from the radio’s indie influence and the school’s […]

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Interviews, Other Side Drive

Other Side Drive Discusses Virtual Reality

By Andrew Nogay Assistant Web Content Manager   David Morley, a Texas State graduate student, came on Other Side Drive in February to discuss his thesis, which is about virtual reality helping people figure out that cell phone use while driving is dangerous. David knows his stuff and the discussion ranges from texting and driving, […]

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Events, MR Fest Artist Profiles

MR Fest Artist Profile: Night Beats

By Brittany Robinson Assistant Music Director If I am sure of one thing, it’s that Night Beats performance at the Marc will be amazing – fantastic even. This Seattle trio, consisting of two Texas natives, musically packs a punch with psychedelic, garage and soul influences. Their third studio album, Who Sold My Generation, released earlier […]

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Events, MR Fest Artist Profiles

MR Fest Artist Profile: Deville San Ramos

By Allison Belcher Music Journalist Deville San Ramos, a folk-pop trio band originating from San Marcos, are moving up in the ranks as “local favorites.” The band consists of vocalist and uke/guitar player Ben Deville, cajon player Gabriel Ramos and stand up bass player Derek Thigpen. Ben and Gabriel met December of 2013 at their job, […]

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