On the Radio

Fense’s Radio Show: October 26, 2012

I don’t know when the last time vinyl was played on KSVR, but by the state of the record players it may have been quite a while. I dropped by the studio mid day on Friday to make sure the turntables worked properly, then came home and put together a split show. The first half,… Continue reading Fense’s Radio Show: October 26, 2012

On the Radio

Fense’s Radio Show: June 8, 2012

The Bimmer is back! Yep, that’s my beater baby, sitting pretty and lonely at around sunset on Friday night in the Skagit Valley College parking lot, where KSVR is located. A few vacuum leaks fixed and she’s running much better. I’m now awaiting a new vacuum advance unit, on its way from Germany. Once in,… Continue reading Fense’s Radio Show: June 8, 2012

On the Radio

Fense’s Radio Show: April 6, 2012

This was supposed to be a productive week, those hours after work. But I ended up doing what any solid music nerd would: procrastinate by going through my records and singles, rediscovering old favorites and discovering new treasures hidden within my collection. We listened to The Smiths on repeat for a few days. I dug… Continue reading Fense’s Radio Show: April 6, 2012

Song Reviews

Belaire: This Could Take All Night

This is exciting! It’s been quite a while since we’ve heard anything whatsoever from Austin-based pop group Belaire. The crew is back with a new LP called Resonating Symphony and, if you ask me, it sounds pretty solid. “This Could Take All Night” is the first track to be released off the album and it… Continue reading Belaire: This Could Take All Night

Album Reviews

Belaire: Belaire EP [Album Review]

Austin, Texas can almost be considered the center of the indie music scene and is home of the largest annual independent music festival in the nation: South By Southwest (SXSW). With my pending transition from student to post-graduate employee, I have often thought of relocating to the obscure-for-Texas town. Belaire‘s hometown is Austin and it… Continue reading Belaire: Belaire EP [Album Review]