Top o’ the mornin’! Here is your long-overdue update on the best metal that has come out recently, or out soon. Power Trip – Nightmare Logic [Thrash Metal] Pallbearer – Heartless [Doom Metal] Crurifragium – Beasts of the Temple of Satan [Blackened Death Metal] Unearthly Trance – Stalking the Ghost [Sludge/Doom Metal] Dodecahedron – Kwintessens [Avant-garde […]

Jazz and Blues Update and BadBadNotGood Interview

Hello Jazzy and Bluesy Folks We hope you’ve been listening to all the wonderful jazz and blues programming we’ve had so far this program schedule. In case you missed any, below is a list of the shows on the schedule offering the best of jazz and blues. Every Shade of Blue with Morganic on Mondays […]

The Growlers: A Look at Brooks Nielsen, his opinion on festivals, and how Ellen DeGeneres became their number one fan.

Seeing The Growlers for my third time, I didn’t know what to expect for this show, and this new album. My usual experience of seeing them live was high energy shows, songs from their albums Hung at Heart and Chinese Fountain, and funky dance moves from the lead singer, Brooks Nielsen. This time, the performance […]

Highway 17 Landslides

Many students here at UCSC live either on campus or within the city of Santa Cruz. Catching the City Metro, riding a bike, or simply walking out of their dorms and straight to class is the most commuting that the average student has to do. I however am not one of those students. I live […]

Tycho at Treasure Island Music Festival

This past October, two of KZSC’s DJs had the opportunity to head up to the Bay Area’s annual Treasure Island Music Festival and sit down with Scott Hansen, the frontman and creator of the ambient electronic band Tycho.