Spring 2015

It looks like it’s going to be another great year for music! Only three weeks into January and we have already heard some sweet new albums. Soon the radio shows will be up and running and Mixlr will once again be a source of varied musical discovery!! In the meantime, here are some forthcoming spring […]


IT’S 2015 AND EVENTS ARE HAPPENING ALL AROUND US Here are some cool things to do on Friday! Get out while it’s early and there’s still (free) time.  


2015 is finally upon us!! Another year of great radio shows, fun events and good music in all mediums looms ahead. We hope everyone reading has enjoyed the holidays, and during this transitional time our staff took a moment to reflect on our fave music of 2014.

KOXY event highlights!
KOXY event highlights!

Check out these photos from great KOXY shows this semester! Click for more memories from Feels/Heatwarmer, Joel Jerome/Walter TV, and Awesome Tapes/NGUZUNGUZU/Peaking Lights.

THANKS EVERYONE for coming out to the incredible show this weekend! Here are 5 shows happening in Los Angeles this week:

LIVE MUSIC 11/10-11/16 !!

Happy Sunday! Here are 5 not-sold-out concerts happening in Los Angeles this week:

SATURDAY: NGUZUNGUZU, Peaking Lights, Awesome Tapes from Africa

The rumors are true: NGUZUNGUZU, Peaking Lights, and Awesome Tapes from Africa are playing at our very own Sycamore Glen! Join KOXY on Saturday, November 15 for… DANCE PARTY VISUAL ART FREE PIZZA AND REFRESHMENTS TICKET GIVEAWAYS TO EXCITING UPCOMING SHOWS IN LOS ANGELES AND MORE! Here is some info about the artists: NGUZUNGUZU (en-gu-zu-en-gu-zu) […]


Election night is upon us! And along with it is KOXY Radio, The Occidental Weekly, and CatAList’s Electapalooza coverage. To listen, click above on the Mixlr player! To watch AND listen, click here:    

Halloween 2014 Staff Playlist
Halloween 2014 Staff Playlist

Hey KOXY fans/listeners, We all hope that you’ve been having a spooky October! We figured that we would make a list of our favorite Halloween/spooky sounding songs and pass them along to you beautiful humans. Put these all together and drive around to them, or play the damn thing ON REPEAT at your spooky party! […]

10/24/14: Walter TV and Joel Jerome

~Greetings Occidental College!~ KOXY and Eagle Rock’s very own Permanent Records present a psychedelic journey into your subconscious, starring: – Walter TV – (Members of Mac DeMarco) - Joel Jerome - (Psychedelic Thriftstore Folk) “dripping with psychedelic ooze” “Joel Jerome is the behind-the-scenes indie king” : Along with! LIVE DJ SET(s) BY PERMANENT RECORDS! […]

KOXY Is Hiring!

KOXY fans and listeners: we’re in need of a part-time promo staff member! Pertinent info and application here: Thank you!

Upcoming Releases You Didn’t Know You Were Excited About
Upcoming Releases You Didn't Know You Were Excited About

Happy Sunday, KOXY listeners! I’m sure that you guys are itching for some new music to listen to before our wonderful student DJ’s grace you with their song selections again…so I compiled a list of some upcoming album releases for the remainder of September 2014 to get excited about. List after the jump (with musical […]

KOXY Staff Summer Song Picks: Part 3 and some bonus material
KOXY Staff Summer Song Picks: Part 3 and some bonus material

Today’s staff pick comes from Jack! He also included his favorite album. Find out after the jump:

Groove in the Glen THIS FRIDAY!!
Groove in the Glen THIS FRIDAY!!

It’s the return of everyone’s favorite recurring event! Groove in the Glen is officially back this Friday night, 9/5. Time: 8:00PM-MIDNIGHT Location: THE GLEN (Sycamore Glen) **For all the newbies: what is groove?** Groove at The Glen is an interactive event held in Sycamore Glen, featuring art projects/pieces open to participation, and a stage for […]

KOXY Staff Summer Song Picks 2014: Part 2
KOXY Staff Summer Song Picks 2014: Part 2

Today’s staff choice for the song of this summer comes from Joey: Sun Glass- Fucked Up

KOXY Staff Summer Song Picks 2014: Part 1
KOXY Staff Summer Song Picks 2014: Part 1

Now that summer is in its final weeks, we’ve asked our staff members to tell us about their favorite songs of this summer. Here’s our first pick, from KOXY staff member Soraya: She’s Not Me- Jenny Lewis

Now Accepting Host Applications For Fall 2014!!

KOXY is back! We’re now accepting applications for student show hosts and DJs for the Fall 2014 semester! No experience required, only a good attitude and a fun idea! Here’s the application. Can’t wait to hear you on the air.  

Joey Weitz’s Quick Reviews
Joey Weitz's Quick Reviews

Hey everybody, I’ve seen a lot of great shows these past two weeks by bands that have new albums out that you should listen to and enjoy!

KOXY Staff End of 2013 Lists

Hey everyone! Hope 2014 has been rad for all of you so far. Now that we’re well into the new year, our staff has their top 10-ish album lists for your reading pleasure. Jack Baker: ****** Instead of a list, I offer an imaginary awards ceremony. My brain works better this way. Here is my […]

DJ Spotlight Week 2
DJ Spotlight Week 2

The DJ Spotlight is a once weekly interview with a KOXY DJ so that the campus gets a better sense for who’s playing the music they should be listening to. This week’s spotlight is on freshman Matt O’Connell (pictured). SS: What’s your show called and explain why you chose to call it what you did […]

DJ Spotlight
DJ Spotlight

The DJ Spotlight is a once weekly interview with a KOXY DJ so that the campus gets a better sense for who’s playing the music they should be listening to. Our first DJ spotlight is on freshman Eric Abramian (pictured). Soraya Sebghati: What’s your show called? Eric Abramian: The name of my show is “City […]

Coming Soon…DJ Spotlights and the So So Glos!

Hey everyone! We’ve got two things to announce. First off, we’ve got a show coming up! On Friday, November 22nd, we’ll be pleased to have the So So Glos and Creeps playing in Sycamore Glen! We’ll have pizza, rad tunes, and lots of fun. More info on the Facebook page, and more posts to come. […]

November Concert Calendar

This is where you want to be during November. Trust us. 11/1: Luna Is Honey @ El Cid [21+] 11/1: Nobunny, Fever the Ghost @ The Echoplex [18+] 11/1: The 1975 @ The Fonda 11/2: Janelle Monae @ Club Nokia 11/2: Father John Misty [solo] @ The Wiltern 11/3: Johnny Marr @ Hollywood Forever Cemetery […]

Artist to Watch: KenSon

This week some of our DJs interviewed the rad rapper from Berkeley, KenSon. Check out what he had to say, and give his new EP a listen! Listen to KenSon chat with DJ WILLYP: Also keep your eyes on the “Show Archive” page, and listen to the most recent episode of The Incredible Expanse […]