DJ of the Week – Bennett Barnes

* DJ of the Week – Bennett Barnes *     DJ: Bennett Barnes // DJ Eazydick Genre: Hip Hop Show: “W Balls: The G-Funk Hour” Year: Sophomore Major: Politics and Government Hometown: Piedmont, CA   What kind of show do you have and how long have you been a KUPS DJ? I’ve been a KUPS DJ for the last …

DJ of the Week~ Miles Cameron

Intermediate driver Miles Cameron hails from Seattle and is a sophomore at UPS pursing a Communications major. When he’s not driving intermediately or studying; he’s on air at KUPS educating us on hip-hop originating from various places around the country. What kind of show do you have and how long have you been a DJ with KUPS? This is my third …

Griffin and JAHKOY: 1-on-1

You just dropped your “Foreign Water” EP at the end of October.  What was the process of making that project and what has been the response from your fans? The process of making the project was really good, you know, just to have fun and just introduce myself to the audience and give my introduction because I hadn’t put out …

DJ of the Week- Samantha Lilly

Samantha Lilly {DJ Sam}, is a Sophomore pursuing a Psychology Degree with a Bioethics emphasis and a minor in Philosophy, she is also an electronic DJ here at KUPS What kind of show do you have  and how long have you been a DJ with KUPS? I have an electronic show with KUPS, and this is my first semester being involved. …

DJ of The Week~ Katherine Gieseke

Katherine Gieseke is a Sophomore from Boston, MA who plays female fronted alternative music for the station.  What kind of show do you have and how long have you been a DJ with KUPS? I’ve been a dj with kups since last year. My show is mostly female fronted alternative. What was the first concert that you attended? Toro Y …

DJ of The Week- Becca Duncan

Becca Dunca ~aka DJ Bex~ hails from Lake Oswego, OR and is a specialty DJ at KUPS, she is a senior pursuing majors in International Political Economy and French What kind of show do you have and how long have you been a DJ with KUPS? This is the second show I’ve had with KUPS, it’s a show that examines cultural …

Alternative Music Director Jeremy Klein Interviews Jack Garratt

Jack Garratt a British singer-songwriter who plays club ready electro-pop incorporating electric guitar, drum machines, and R&B informed vocals. His latest single “Far Cry” came out on September 9, 2016 Can you walk me through your passage to fame as an artist? Like from when you started playing to when you got signed to a major label? Well whether it’s …

~ LA and OC hardcore ~

Punk in Los Angeles and Orange County came out of the glam rock scene in LA. It turned into a very stylized form of punk focused on image and punk credibility. In a time of giant rock stars and a huge concern for image, a scene of kids without a place in music began to form. Normal kids with a …

~ Review: Alex G/Porches/Your Friend at the Vera Project 3/25/16 ~

Overall, the show blew my heart into a million little pieces, and then proceeded to put it back together. Your Friend was the first band that I caught. The lead singer, a female with a powerful voice sprayed her vocal goo into the crowd, to which people bobbed up and down, as they tend to do at every show you …