Music

8:30am

Sat January 7, 2012
Music

Weekend Audition: Richard Shindell & Ruthie Foster

Screen Capture of performance from Ruthie Foster's new live DVD/CD Ruthie Foster Live at Antone's.
via youtube.com

Two delightful new projects came in to KUNC this week-- the latest work from singer, songwriter and tale weaver, Richard Shindell and the dynamic Ruthie Foster.

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11:43am

Fri January 6, 2012
World Cafe

Primus On World Cafe

Primus.
Courtesy of the artist

Formed in 1984, Primus is best known for its irreverent funk-metal style, which came to dominate radio airwaves in the '90s. Since releasing its official debut in 1989, the band has experienced lineup changes over the years, but one important element has remained constant: the spiraling bass lines of lead singer and bassist Les Claypool. Throughout the '90s, Primus grew a cult following, then burst into the mainstream with releases like 1993's Pork Soda. The group also wrote the now-classic opening theme for South Park before going on hiatus in 2000.

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10:45am

Fri January 6, 2012
KUNC Presents

Jason Isbell @ The Fox Theatre [pics]

There's nothing like having your name in lights
Jim Hill KUNC

If you weren't in Boulder last night at the Fox for a show, then you missed a great one! KUNC Presents was on hand for Jason Isbell & the 400 Unit with The Band of Heathens.

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10:35am

Thu January 5, 2012

9:56am

Thu January 5, 2012
World Cafe

The Barr Brothers On World Cafe

The Barr Brothers.
Andre Guerette

The Barr Brothers' self-titled debut is a powerful and moving folk record: It combines delicate harp arrangements with a rock 'n' roll sensibility and richly interwoven instrumentation. It's both a powerful record and a product of the uncanny series of events that led to the band's formation.

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