Mar 4, 2014
Dec 20, 2013
Well, it's that time of the year again. And no, we're not talking about the new Hobbit being released. Although that is pretty exciting.
Nope, we're talking about our TOP PICKS of 2013.We've listened to many hours of music, diliberated, and we have them all picked out.
So what were our top albums of the year?
We suppose that we should just start off by saying that DAFT PUNK was one of our TOP picks-- as we are avid dance enthusiasts. We even have the helmets to prove it.
Okay, but on a more serious note, here are our top albums:
Aurelia [Station Director]
- 1. Arcade Fire- Reflektor
- 2. Junip- Junip
- 3. Local Natives- Hummingbird
- 4. A$AP ROCKY- LONG LIVE A$AP
- 5. Rhye- Woman
Beth [Broadcasting Manager-- AMPLE]
- 1. Arcade Fire-- Reflektor
- 2. CHVRCHES-- Bones of What You Believe
- 3. Lucius-- Wildewoman
- 4. Franz Ferdinand-- Right Thoughts, Right Words, Right Action
- 5. Joan Jett and the Blackhearts-- Unvarnished
Jacob [Event Coordinator]
- 1. Wolf-- Tyler the Creator
- 2. Because the Internet-- Childish Gambino
- 3. Flume-- Flume
- 4. Yeezus-- Kanye West
- 5. Bright Vices--The Flavr Blue
Matt [Technology Manager]
- 1. Common Courtesy - A Day To Remember
- 2. Modern Vampires of the City – Vampire Weekend
- 3. The Marshall Mathers LP2 – Eminem
- 4. I Love You. - The Neighbourhood
- 5. Tracing Back Roots – We Came As Romans
- 1. The National- Trouble Will Find Me
- 2. Haim- Days Are Gone
- 3. Vampire Weekend- Modern Vampers of the City
- 4. Neko Case- The Worse Things Get, The Harder I Fight, The More I Fight, The More I Love You
- 5. Foals-Holy Fire
Susannah [Assistant Manager for Promotions]
- 1. Pepper- Pepper
- 2. Childish Gambino- Because the Internet
- 3. Justin Timberlake- The 20/20 Experience
- 4. Miley Cyrus- Bangerz
- 5. A$AP ROCKY- Long Live A$AP
Spencer [Assistant Manager for Broadcasting]
- 1. A Cold Fire From the One I Loved- Dorean Lives
- 2. Phoenix- Everything in Slow Motion
- 3. Search the City- Flight
- 4. The Show Ponies- We're Not Lost
- 5. Rescue and Restore- August Burns Red
Liz [KSPU's AWESOME ADVISOR!!!!!!!!]
In no particular order...
- Trouble Will Find Me-The National
- When You Have Arrived- Campfire OK
- Hummingbird- Local Natives
- Wolf's Law- The Joy Formidable
- The Double EP: A Sea of Split Peas- Courtney Barnett
Also, special mention…
- Lines We Trace- Hey Marseilles
- Spires EP- Spires
Well, that's it for now. KSPU will be back on-air the second week of January. Stay warm and safe!
Oct 11, 2013
Check out the new DJ list and be sure to tune in!
|1pm||Triston Neyra "Island Vibes"|
|3pm||Stefanye Spargur||Josh Baez|
|4pm||Michelle La Vallie||TJ Sawyer Bent Scene|
|5pm||Thomas Buchanan||Spancer Noble "Noble Beats"||Steve Hutchinson Steve Station|
|6pm||Carolyn & Celina||Brooke Snyder "The House of Mystery"|
|7pm||Shane Sato "Sweaty Beats"||Jacob Zimmer "Pacific North Fresh"||Brighton Pruss||Jonas||Zack-Attack and the Jackson 5|
|8pm||Kenna Harpell||Anna||Symphony Canady||Matt G "Electronic Affairs"||Sarah Williams|
|9pm||Kelsey Reimers "Simple Songs"||Jacob Lindstrom||Cody Dutton I'm Gonna Melt Your Brain||Erin Kimminan|
|10pm||Hunter Kleinman & Tyler Rath||Ben Kendall Rad Radio w/ Ben Jammin||Alec Whitmore||DJ Liz "Loose Chords"|
|11pm||Kat Daczko||"Bleached Ape" Mark Grenfell|
Oct 1, 2013
KSPU just rescently had its first concert ticket giveaway this past week and we are super stoked for the new and upcoming ones that we will have!!
Our first winners of the year took this picture from the Tech N9ne show at the Paramount on 09/29/13. We heard it was a blast.
Find out more about ticket giveaways and other things on our facebook: https://www.facebook.com/kspu.org
And, don't forget to follow us on instagram: http://instagram.com/kspu
May 29, 2013
May 22, 2013
Apr 26, 2013
KSPU Is hiring for all positions for the year of 2013/2014! Please see the job descriptions below and apply online.
Assistant Manager for Programming and Listener Engagement
The Assistant Manager for Programming and Listener Engagement will be in charge of many vital aspects of the radio station. They will be managing DJs (meetings, training, communication with DJs), continuing to update the master playlist on a weekly basis, charting music, going through new music that comes into the station, being in contact with promoters, and many other responsibilities. The Broadcast Manager will need to be in communication with many people within SPU and off campus as well. There is also a very small monthly stipend for your work. - Apply now!
Assistant Manager for Publicity
The Publicist will be in charge of artistic direction of KSPU. They will be creating the image for KSPU and will be using their creativity to promote and publicize the workings of KSPU. The Publicist will be in charge of make many posters (around 10 different posters throughout the year) and creating the atmosphere for events. They will need to be very knowledgeable of Photoshop and preferably experience in making posters. There is also a very small monthly stipend for your work. - Apply now!
Assistant Manager for Events
The Events Coordinator will be in charge of everything that makes us KSPU events. They will be contacting artists and performers, working with ASSP, keeping in contact with other groups on and off campus, and be doing the overall managing of events for KSPU. The Events Coordinator will make sure that KSPU continues to put on amazing events. A high level of organization and communication is key to this position. There is also a very small monthly stipend for your work. - Apply now!
Assistant Manager for Web Development
The webmaster will be in charge of the overall installation, management, and organization of KSPU related technologies. These technologies include the KSPU website, the audio/video equipment, any computers and other related technologies. This person should have an understanding of web development (HTML4/5, CSS, JS), basic computer internals (Windows 7), and a basic understanding of live audio production, recording and streaming (Audacity, Icecast/ShoutCast). Creativity and awesomeness are required. - Apply now!
Assistant Manager for Promotions (Media Go-Team)
The Media Go-Team position allows you to help out with our mobile broadcasting at Ashton Open Mic/Emerson Coffee House/Group and miscellaneous events on and off campus. You will be in charge of recording the performances and posting them on our website. Also, as the Promotions Assistant, you will be keeping the KSPU Twitter, Facebook, and other social media devices updated, as well as being in charge of giveaways of tickets and other items. You will be keeping students/community aware of the workings of KSPU and know when the events are coming up. There is also a very small monthly stipend for your work. - Apply now!
Assistant Manager for Broadcasting (Media Go-Team)
The Media Go-Team position allows you to help out with our mobile broadcasting at Ashton Open Mic/Emerson Coffee House/Group and miscellaneous events on and off campus. You will be in charge of recording the performances and posting them on our website. Also, as the Broadcast Assistant, you will be in charge of updating our master playlist, sifting through new music, and charting our music online. There is also a very small monthly stipend for your work. - Apply now!
Good luck and we look forward to talking with you in the future!
Apr 15, 2013