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Meet the Fall ’22 Loud Rock DJs!

By Tate DeCarlo As KUPS rises from the ashes of the Covid-19 pandemic, the organization and the DJs who support it grow stronger with each semester. Though life may be headed back toward normalcy, KUPS DJs are anything but. This extraordinary group of students, musicians, and general music enjoyers are the station’s lifeblood, the far…

The Osees Concert

Review by Tio Lloyd September 10th, 2022 John Dwyer and The Osees lit up an eager crowd at Neumos in Seattle. If you’re not familiar with The Osees, never fear, I hadn’t heard their music before this show and didn’t know what to expect either. The band itself evades definition and genre. Their 26 studio…

Rose Dorn Interview (2020)

words by Nayra Halaijan (Rose Dorn, Jamie, Scarlet, Joey, from left to right) Los Angeles-based band Rose Dorn made a stop at the KUPS Studio in September to chat with General Manager Nayra Halaijan. Band members Scarlet, Joey, Jamie, and their friend Derec (OMW2HEAVEN) talk about all things involving music, LA, and every possible tour…

KUPS Takes Treefort Music Fest

By Maximilian Tapogna This spring break I had the opportunity to cover Treefort Music festival in Boise, Idaho for KUPS. Although not usually counted among the top spring break destinations for college students, Boise is stunning this time of year. The sun was almost always out; musicians and concert goers flooded the streets downtown. All…