Andrew Jackson Jihad + Hard Girls + Dogbreth at the Rio Theatre 7/29

Acoustic-punk heroes Andrew Jackson Jihad don’t like jerks — just ask the handbill for their upcoming Santa Cruz show. On Tuesday, July 29th, the whip-smart antifolk troubadours stop at the Rio Theatre for an all-ages gig with post-punk trio Hard Girls and “pup-punk” sextet Dogbreth. This lineup should raise DIY hell and cannot be missed. Plus, you’re likely […]


RPM Charts – Week of July 1st

Top 10: 1. LONE – Reality Testing / R&S 2. CHROMEO – White Women / Atlantic 3. DEADMAU5 – While(1<2) / mau5trap-Astralwerks 4. TAYLOR MCFERRIN – Early Riser / Brainfeeder 5. BADBADNOTGOOD – III / Innovative Leisure 6. LIDO – I Love You [EP] / Pelican Fly 7. VARIOUS ARTISTS – Hyperdub 10.1 / Hyperdub […]


Rock Charts – July 1st!

This week Thee Oh Sees jumped back to #1 and Flashlights album Bummer Summer got a top add! Top 10: 1. THEE OH SEES – Drop Castleface 2. PARQUET COURTS – Sunbathing Animal What’s Your Rupture? 3. WOODS – With Light and With Love 4. FUCKED UP – Glass Boys Matador-Arts And Crafts 5. DEATH III […]

Jazz Charts and Adds: Last Week of June

As it is apparently, all goods things must come to an end. Lucky for us at KZSC, things are just starting to heat up for the jazz and blues department thanks to some great adds and tunes. Most notable, the latest album Trios Live Nonesuch from American saxophonist Joshua Redman. And soccer fans are not the only […]