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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: http://unityband.bandcamp.com/track/big-dreams-2

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: http://koxyradio.com/wp-content/uploads/2013/10/DJ-WILLYP_-KenSon-Phone-Interview.mp3 Also keep your eyes on the “Show Archive” page, and listen to the most recent episode of The Incredible Expanse […]

Intern for Stones Throw Records!

At KOXY, we’re big fans of the indie label, Stones Throw Records. They’re awesome enough to extend an internship opportunity to Oxy students…it’d be totally dumb not to take it. More info here! Stones Throw Records is an independent music label based in Highland Park. Under the direction of founder and world-renowned DJ Peanut Butter Wolf, […]

October Concert Calendar

Are you worried about being bored in October? Well, here’s a list of things for you to do ALMOST EVERY NIGHT this coming month! Lots of KOXY-approved music. Expand your horizons and go to a cool show! Here’s the list: 10/1: Jake Bugg @ The Fonda 10/2: Janelle Monae @ Club Nokia 10/2: Lapalux @ […]

Off Campus Goods: King Krule

Archy Marshall/Zoo Kid/King Krule is a staff favorite here at KOXY. His debut album came out almost a month ago, and at 19, the Brit is finally here in LA on his first American tour. He has a show at the Echo TONIGHT and tomorrow night, and you can definitely count on some of us […]

HOST YOUR OWN SHOW ON KOXY!
HOST YOUR OWN SHOW ON KOXY!

KOXY-ites! It’s that time again! We are currently accepting applications for weekly shows for the Fall 2013 semester. Want to spin some tunes in the booth? Feel like discussing current events? Tell jokes? If you have any idea at all for a cool radio show, don’t hesitate to fill out this application. Slots are filling […]

I AM LOATH TO CLOSE…

Dear world, We’ve had a kickass year here at KOXY. Endless thanks to Hip Hatchet, Titus Andronicus, Ceremony, Le Cos, Manhattan Murder Mystery, Bastidas!, Luna Is Honey, The Silver Lake Chorus, !!!, Vice Cooler, Teenage Sweater, Aftergloam, Kristoff Krane, Peaceful Antelopus, Rounak Maiti, Warmm, Campus Security, Simian Pillage, Airborn, The Shifty Wumbologists, Captain Crabby & […]

Illogic & Blockhead: Independent Rap Album of the Year?

MC Illogic and beat-maker Blockhead have teamed up for “Capture the Sun,” and an incredible roster of rappers join them on the album. Indie rap supporters and rappers keep saying how it’s the album of the year. One full listen through, and I think I agree. As a major major Atmosphere fan though, I wish […]

Exclusive Interview: Brothers From Another

Remember when Macklemore & Ryan Lewis tore it up at Springfest? Remember those rad dudes called Brothers From Another who opened the show? Well, KOXY’s own DJ Quaff Nemesis and DJ Honey Bunches of Coats from the acclaimed radio show The Underground Sound sat down with them in the KOXY studio before their performance! Listen […]

The Hard-To-See Feminism in Beyoncé’s Newest Song

So about two weeks ago, Beyoncé Queen Of Mortals released a new single entitled “Bow Down / I Been On” on her Soundcloud. If you haven’t heard it, it’s worth checking out. It’s a really interesting song, and it has been the target of much criticism both for its style and its substance. Old-guard Queen […]

Django Django – “WOR”

Watch a documentary-music video! Apparently (according to their Wiki-page), their band name has “nothing to do with Django Reinhardt”… huh. Here’s a Django Reinhardt video anyway!

Line of Fire (Video)

The amazing style of José González in the form of Junip keeps getting AMAZINGER.

Drone, Noise, and Meditation. War Anus? And Sir Richard Bishop.

First off, if you haven’t been yet, go to the Center for the Arts.  It’s only a few blocks up from campus- a 15 minute walk to Colorado.  AND there are numerous music events there every week, spanning from Brazilian dance parties to local doom metal acts, and everything in between. This past monday, however, […]