• Millecular: More isn't always more - 02/03/2016 09:18 PM MST
    Audio File: New local funk, fuzzy name changes and a dope record to bump

    04/26/2018 06:31 PM MDT
    High performance audio equipment is cool and all, but let's remember this hobby is about enjoying music. 
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    Kate Becker: Diamonds tell the story of a lost planet
    04/26/2018 03:04 PM MDT - They repel bad dreams, intensify love, counteract poisons, cure disease, thwart enemies, ward off wild animals and prevent natural disasters. Full Story

    Peace Train: 40 years of resistance
    04/26/2018 12:44 PM MDT - Walking along Broadway in Boulder last Saturday, I passed excited people and families, some with guns, flags unfurling in the breeze, holding signs like "Don't Tread on Me." Full Story

    Bear With Me: Knights take a stand
    04/25/2018 07:12 PM MDT - We, the Knights of the National Chivalry Association, do hereby pen this open letter to all royalty to express our extreme opposition to the use of a dastardly new weapon recently seen on the glorious field of battle. Full Story

    On Air Next: Muted vocals and instrumental music to help you through finals season
    04/25/2018 05:17 PM MDT - Finals is right around the corner, and I always like to use stressful times like these to recommend some practical music for studying or just getting stuff done. Full Story

    Fantz in the judges' pants
    04/24/2018 08:19 PM MDT - Homies, I won an award for this column. (A focus group goes wild.) The geriatric cat is out of the Depends bag: Fantz in Your Pants is not a page of outhouse newsprint with which you should wipe your ass. Full Story

    Under the Influence: Accidental vegan
    04/23/2018 07:51 PM MDT - A few weeks ago, I accidentally became a vegan. I guess it can't really be called an "accident" because I consciously clicked on the Facebook ad for a vegan meal delivery service, typed my credit card number and my address, and selected my meal plan. Full Story

    Popular to Contrary Opinion: A taste of fiction
    04/23/2018 12:40 PM MDT - We all love TV and movies. They show us something relatable to our lives or maybe give us a peek into another world. Full Story

    Audio File: Music you know like the back of your hand is a useful tool
    04/23/2018 12:38 PM MDT - I'll go out on a fairly robust limb to guess that not one of you has ever hooked up an old VHS cassette player to a state-of-the-art flat-screen TV. Full Story

    Peace Train: Too close for comfort
    04/19/2018 03:27 PM MDT - If nuclear weapons are so bad, why do we have them? And why do so many countries want to have them, too? Full Story

    Bear With Me: Targeted advertising with manly products for manly men
    04/18/2018 07:02 PM MDT - How many billions of dollars do companies make a year telling women they are ugly and they stink and won't land a man if they don't buy expensive face wash? Full Story

    On Air Next: Tune in for bangers that may have flown under your radar
    04/18/2018 05:32 PM MDT - I've acquired a handful of bangers off Bandcamp over the past few weeks. They aren't the newest, but these are new to my MP3 library and hopefully to you as well. Full Story

    The China Monologues: Taken for a ride by the tour guide
    04/16/2018 12:53 PM MDT - Bugs buzzing overhead, I seethed, sitting on a filthy mattress in some dingy hotel on an island I wasn't even sure the name of. Full Story

    Popular to Contrary Opinion: Writer's block meets existential crisis
    04/16/2018 11:33 AM MDT - My friend didn't pick a best man for his wedding. This didn't shock or annoy me. I assumed he had so many best friends that he didn't know which one to choose, so he just didn't choose. Full Story

    Audio File: Stream it, don't dream it
    04/12/2018 07:16 PM MDT - Life in a two-job house with a 2-year-old and a needy puppy leaves little room for dusting or sweeping, so we hire someone to occasionally deep-clean-up after us. Full Story

    Kate Becker: New planet-hunting mission TESS is ready to launch
    04/12/2018 07:35 PM MDT - Cue the music: It's the circle of life, spacecraft style. Just as the 9-year-old Kepler spacecraft is about to take its last sips of fuel and go dark forever, the brand new Transiting Exoplanet Survey Satellite (TESS) spacecraft is prepped and ready for Monday's planned launch. Full Story

    Peace Train: Syria and the chance of nuclear war
    04/12/2018 12:08 PM MDT - No sane person wants a nuclear war. But in a world loaded with nuclear weapons, a nuclear war might happen anyway. Full Story

    Bear With Me: Trade in an AR-15 for a 15-year-old cat
    04/11/2018 06:13 PM MDT - When the Fabulous Furry Friends Animal Shelter opened its doors Monday morning to kick off its "AR-15s for 15-Year-Old Cats" trade-in program, a line had already stretched around the block. Full Story

    On Air Next: Tune in for new music from Hop Along, Shark Toys and Hinds
    04/11/2018 04:38 PM MDT - Radio 1190 has been bombarded with several exciting releases the past couple of weeks. Here's a look into three of the records we've recently added to our library and why we dig them. Full Story

    Fantz in Your Pants: Genie in a hormone bottle
    04/11/2018 02:49 PM MDT - Dear Christy, I saw an Ageless Male pill commercial on ESPN and I'm wondering if it will really make me the man I want to be? Full Story

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    College footballCU football: Buffs reeling from first blowout loss

    Turnovers, sacks allowed pile up in defeats

    After many of Colorado's Pac-12 losses over the years, there was a helpless feeling coming from the Buffaloes.

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    (Matt York / Associated Press)
    College footballCU football: Buffs reeling from first blowout loss

    Turnovers, sacks allowed pile up in defeats

    After many of Colorado's Pac-12 losses over the years, there was a helpless feeling coming from the Buffaloes.

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    (Paul Aiken / Staff Photographer)
    Second Story Garage: Gasoline Lollipops

    The Boulder alt-country band gives its EPs names such as Death and Resurrection, and its songs bear the mark of hard truths and sin. But the punk energy behind the playing, and the sense that it's all in good fun, make it OK to dance to a song like "Death." Full Story