Everything Now | Arcade Fire

Everything Now | Arcade Fire Album Review by James Kendall The follow-up to their excellent concept album from 2012, Reflektor, Arcade Fire returns with Everything Now, their most diverse and fun album yet. Check out the review from Edge Essentials Episode 6  and then Episode 5 where we played multiple tracks from the album!   Tracks used in the Read more about Everything Now | Arcade Fire[…]

Staff Picks: August ’17

WHOSE READY FOR ANOTHER GREAT SEMESTER?! All of here at KRUA sure are! Or at least we’re doing a good job pretending to be… Anyways, this is what’s on our end-of-summer playlists 🏝️   Wright Franklin – Station Manager Jay Z – 4:44 Jay Z’s 13th studio album has proven to be a classic in my rotation already. Read more about Staff Picks: August ’17[…]

Edge Essentials | 8.4.17 | Episode 6

Episode 6 – 8.4.17 This week on “Edge Essentials,” James slows things down a little and plays more low-key and folk music after the past few weeks of bangers. He also reviews Arcade Fire’s Everything Now and plays advance tracks off of upcoming albums from Iron & Wine and Nick Mulvey. This episode is sponsored by Read more about Edge Essentials | 8.4.17 | Episode 6[…]

Edge Essentials | 7.28.17 | Episode 5

Episode 5 – 7.28.17 Featured Artist: Arcade Fire This week on “Edge Essentials,” James delivers the ultimate ear worm-filled experience to preface the feature on Arcade Fire’s new album, Everything Now (review coming next week!). He also talks about Arcade Fire’s history with David Bowie and plays advance tracks off of upcoming albums from Wolf Parade, Read more about Edge Essentials | 7.28.17 | Episode 5[…]

KRUA’s Top 10 Albums of 2013

For your holiday pleasure, watch as I struggle with the intensely difficult task of hierarchically ordering ten of the best albums of 2013 that have graced KRUA’s airwaves. With so many uniquely good records, this is going to be nearly impos- no. Wait. They’re all so great. I don’t think I can say with any Read more about KRUA’s Top 10 Albums of 2013[…]