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Black History Month Staff Picked Playlist

By Christopher Brocker Hip-Hop Music Director  Black History Month is a time to reflect on the great figures within the black diaspora but also to celebrate black culture itself. Our music staff has compiled a playlist dedicated to celebrating black artists and the culture. Each song has been chosen by a member of our staff that they wanted to highlight.   We’re also encouraging our listeners to support the local organizations below […]

todayFebruary 24, 2021 196

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KTSW Music Staff Picks: Track ‘r Treat

By Conner Yarbrough Music Director Halloween is… over (*cries*). But, nothing’s scarier than the last leg of the semester.  So, to keep the spooky season going right up to Thanksgiving “Break” (it’s really just a long weekend), KTSW Music has compiled a tastefully terrifying playlist for your listening pleasure. Dark, moody, and likely past-due, Track ‘r Treat delivers the adrenaline rush you need to keep you up during those late-night […]

todayNovember 4, 2019 10


Top 10 Songs of 2014: Brittany Robinson

By Brittany Robinson Music Reviewer   1. "Early" by Run The Jewels (feat. Boots) 2. "Video Girl" by FKA twigs 3. "The Romantic Ocean" by Dads 4. "fountain" by iamamiwhoami 5. "Black Ballerina" by Ariel Pink 6. "Leonie" by Frankie Cosmos 7. "On The Floor" by Seahaven 8. "A Place Like This" by Majid Jordan 9. "Yoshi City" by Yung Lean 10. "Anagram" by Young the Giant

todayDecember 30, 2014 3


Top 10 Songs of 2014: Tony Spradlin

By Tony Spradlin Music Reviewer   The Contortionist - "Language I: Intuition" Turning away from the heaviness of Exoplanet and building upon the progressive ambiance of Intrinsic, The Contortionist refuse to stop redefining themselves and their newest album Language is a testament to that and Language I is by far my favorite song on this album. It’s a great intro to the entire journey. Its pacing is excellent, its melodies […]

todayDecember 28, 2014 5


Top 10 Lists of 2014: Janelle Abad

By Janelle Abad Assistant Music Director Top 10 Songs of 2014 #1 "Love In High Places" by Kimbra - "The Golden Echo" #2 "Black Out Days" by Phantogram - "Voices" #3 "Bloodflows" by SOHN - "Tremors" #4 "#4" by AroarA - "In the Pines" #5 "After Midnight" by Dorothy - "Dorothy EP" #6 "Lean" by Archie Powell & The Exports - "Back in Black" #7 "Hunger of the Pine" by […]

todayDecember 14, 2014

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