Staff Picks: June ’17

☀️🍑 Sun’s Out, Bun’s Out 🍑☀️ Although summer doesn’t officially begin until June 20th, it started for us here at KRUA the moment we finished our last final a couple weeks ago! With that being said, these are our excuses for not keeping you as updated as we normally do: went gambling in Vegas (and lost Read more about Staff Picks: June ’17[…]

Staff Picks: March ’17

🍀 KRUA HAS SPRING FEVER 🍀 Singles from Milky Chance have been rolling out, a new album from the Shins is on the way, and the Gorillaz have announced a one day festival and will hopefully release their new album sometime in the near future. Here’s our favorites for the month. James Kendall – Music Manager Jens Lekman – Life Will See Read more about Staff Picks: March ’17[…]

Staff Picks: February ’17

Ahh February, the month of love… (thankfully it’s also the shortest month of the year) However, we are LOVING this year’s new releases! Here’s what’s keeping us warm this winter: Max Jungreis – News Reporter Flo Morrisey and Matthew E. White – Gentlewoman, Ruby Man Americana music prodigy Matthew E. White and singer/flower child Flo Morrissey collaborate on Read more about Staff Picks: February ’17[…]

Staff Picks: January ’17

There is so. much. music. coming out this year to look forward to, and some of our favorites have already been released! Check out what we’re listening to below.   Jeanette Sweetman – Program Director Bonobo – Migration This is Bonobo’s sixth studio album. It was highly anticipated, and now it is here, etc. He gave us Read more about Staff Picks: January ’17[…]

The Switch | Emily King

I was about to diligently think about homework when this came on. You know those montages in the movies that blissfully skim through each season? Or the one in Dirty Dancing when Baby finally gets the hang of the things? When my life story is turned into a film, I want this music backing it!  Even with my effortless grace and lightning hand-eye coordination, it Read more about The Switch | Emily King[…]

Staff Picks: December ’16

We can remember swimming in December Heading for the city lights in 1975 We share in each other Nearer than farther… – Empire Of The Sun Wright Franklin – Station Manager Childish Gambino – Awaken, My Love! This album is insane. Childish Gambino is such a multi-talented artist. Don’t expect bars, expect smooth, funky soul. This is Read more about Staff Picks: December ’16[…]

Kerala | Bonobo

Bonobo’s giving us a new album come 2017! Our music manager, James, showed me this video a bit ago and we love it! I’ve had it on repeat every day. The video is full of supernatural Easter eggs and demands 10(0)+ views. I had no idea he was releasing new stuff, a testament to my zealous Read more about Kerala | Bonobo[…]