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The Haunted Windchimes Review from the ARISE Music Festival

The Haunted Windchimes Review from the ARISE Music Festival

The following is from our KCSU DJs Alex Gumber and Michael Wells: At a festival like Arise, a four-piece acoustic bluegrass band seems to stand out. The Haunted Windchimes are a band from Pueblo, Colorado, and stand out is exactly what they did. With a combination of guitar,

Vincent DiTirro

August 18th, 2015

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Art and Music Come Together at ARISE

Art and Music Come Together at ARISE

This past weekend was the Arise music festival. Tons of people from Colorado and the surrounding states flooded Sunrise Ranch to experience three days of top quality local and national musical talent. In a past interview with one of the festival’s creators a different ...

Tyler Stup

August 14th, 2015

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ARISE Music Festival: Through the Eyes of Two DJs

ARISE Music Festival: Through the Eyes of Two DJs

The following is a review of the ARISE Music Festival by DJs Alex Gumper and Michael Wells: As you first step onto the almost 50-acre plot of land at Sunrise Ranch, the first thing that hits your eyes is the tent city that takes up most of the area. I was amazed at just how ...

Vincent DiTirro

August 12th, 2015

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ARISE Music Festival: Dragondeer

ARISE Music Festival: Dragondeer

Dragondeer is a local Colorado psych-blues band that has been growing in popularity. After having recently played the Grolsch festival in Europe they were at the Arise music festival. Their music is a combination of a jam blues band with psychedelic touches. On top of a ...

Tyler Stup

August 11th, 2015

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ARISE Music Festival: Spectacle Interview

ARISE Music Festival: Spectacle Interview

The following is a piece from our KCSU DJ Alex Gumper, reporting live from the ARISE Music Festival this weekend: I had the opportunity to sit down with Denver local band, Spectacle. Being a first timer to the Arise music festival, the culture definitely shocked me in a good

Vincent DiTirro

August 9th, 2015

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Mike Love at the ARISE Music Festival

Mike Love at the ARISE Music Festival

The following is a piece from our KCSU DJ Michael Wells, reporting live from the ARISE Music Festival this weekend: As one of the first acts to perform for the Arise Music Festival, Mike Love grooved his way onto the stage in extravagant Loveland, CO. Love is a unique act ...

Vincent DiTirro

August 9th, 2015

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Interview: Modern Baseball

Interview: Modern Baseball

Very rarely do I come across an album that I exude as much love for as I do with Modern Baseball’s “Sports” and “You’re gonna miss it all”. The Philadelphia based band has been taking the pop-punk scene by the horns ever since the release ...

Danny Steiner

August 3rd, 2015

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Interview: Bridget Law of Elephant Revival

Interview: Bridget Law of Elephant Revival

Two weeks before Elephant Revival releases a new album and embarks on a nationwide tour I got the chance to interview fiddle player Bridget of the Nederland, CO band. We talked about her musical background, the social consciousness Revival brings,  life on the road, and a ...

Micah Haddix

July 23rd, 2015

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K.Flay Interview

K.Flay Interview

Photo Courtesy of:  Shots Fired (Instagram) Graduating from Stanford with a double major in psychology and sociology, Kristine Flaherty went from thinking hip-hop was too misogynistic and simple, to rocking the stage with intense indie-rock, electronic infused hip-hop. ...

Sam Bulkley

July 16th, 2015

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EOTO Interview

EOTO Interview

Formed almost 10 years ago by Jason Hann and Michael Travis of String Cheese Incident, EOTO brings a unique, all-improvised punch to electronic dance music. KCSU had the chance to interview Jason about his musical beginnings, the start of EOTO, and his future plans. EOTO ...

Vincent DiTirro

June 29th, 2015

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