Playlist 8/9/2016

Another week down! The song of the week is “The Revival” by The Dear Hunter. The new album comes out September 9th, so be sure to mark your calendars! Speaking of which, I’ve included a list of some upcoming concerts that are shaping up to be pretty amazing. I also recommend the new Sianvar album, and keep an eye out for some new Naïve Thieves! See you Tuesday!

Chain Fest – September 17th – The Observatory, Santa Ana

I The Mighty – October 14th – Chain Reaction, Anaheim

The Dear Hunter – October 22nd – The Glass House, Pomona

From Indian Lakes – October 28th – The Constellation Room, Santa Ana

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For your convenience, you can now click on “Complete Color Spectrum Playlist” to the left to see every song ever played on The Color Spectrum.  Now you can play the music again after that day’s show is dead and gone! The link will bring you to a Spotify playlist, so you can follow the playlist and get notified when new music is put on it! Enjoy!

  • Blue – Broken Beak – Mire – Old Evil
  • Indigo – ***Funeral Suits – The Way Back – Tree Of Life EP
  • Violet – ***The Dear Hunter – The Revival – Act V: Hymns With The Devil In Confessional
  • White – ***OWEL – Paper Hands – Paper Hands
  • Black – ***Sianvar – 1100 Days – Stay Lost
  • Red – Hands Like Houses – Perspectives – Dissonants
  • Orange – ***Pigeon Park – Sunlight Fading Away – Sunlight Fading Away
  • Yellow – ***Naïve Thieves – Ring Girl – Ring Girl / Born Alone
  • Green – ***Altadore – Mental Hurricane – Opal, Luna, and Hymn
  • Blue – From Indian Lakes – My Mouth, My Lips – Able Bodies
  • Indigo – fox capture plan – Konton to Souzou No Kikagaku – Butterfly
  • Violet – Scale The Summit – Redwoods – Redwoods
  • White – Alive In Wild Paint – Anxious Disease – Ceilings
  • Black – ***Hail The Sun – Body Damage – Culture Scars
  • Red – Intervals – Fable – The Shape of Colour
  • Orange – Northern Faces – Poor Moonlight – Southern Places
  • Yellow – Icarus The Owl – In Aeternum – Icarus The Owl
  • Green – ***Owen – Empty Bottle – The King Of Whys
  • Blue – The Reign of Kindo – One Man Parade – The Reign of Kindo EP
  • Indigo – WRLD – Chase It (feat. Savoi) – Chase It EP
  • Violet – Pompeii – Frozen Planet – Loom
  • Violet – Pompeii – Frozen Reprise – Loom

***New Releases

Playlist 8/2/2016

Thanks for tuning in this week! The song of the week is “Caverns” by Thank You Scientist. Their album has only been out for 4 days and I’ve heard the whole thing at least ten times. It’s truly a work of art from start to finish; I highly recommend it. Also some great new stuff from Anthony Green, Adjy, and Reignwolf. Welp… see you next week!

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For your convenience, you can now click on “Complete Color Spectrum Playlist” to the left to see every song ever played on The Color Spectrum.  Now you can play the music again after that day’s show is dead and gone! The link will bring you to a Spotify playlist, so you can follow the playlist and get notified when new music is put on it! Enjoy!

  • Yellow – Brent Walsh – Already Gone – 7
  • Green – ***Anthony Green – From What I Understand – Pixie Queen
  • Blue – Psychic Babble – Five Fold Kiss (Don’t Sleep) – My Brother’s Ears/My Sister’s Eyes
  • Indigo – ***Adjy – Grammatology – Prelude (.3333)
  • Violet – ***Wes Borland – The Cliffs – Crystal Machete
  • White – Maybeshewill – Fair Youth – Fair Youth
  • Black – ***Reignwolf – Hardcore – Hardcore
  • Red – ***Thank You Scientist – Caverns – Stranger Heads Prevail
  • Orange – Agraceful – The Great I Am – The Great I Am
  • Yellow – ***Totorro – Saveur Cheveux – Saveur Cheveux
  • Green – Brian Marquis – High and Dry – I Miss the 90’s
  • Blue – Weaver At The Loom – Were Wild Animals (We Always Were) – Before Now, Was Then
  • Indigo – Zelliack – Hargrove – Noir Tone EP
  • Violet – ***Secret Space – I’ve Come Around – The Window Room
  • White – Brontide – Kith and Kin – Artery
  • Black – Megosh – Black Is The New Blonde – Body Works
  • Red – ***Boys Night Out – Deadman Songs – Black Dogs
  • Orange – Grayscale – Change – Change
  • Yellow – Indigo La End – Rakuen – Nagisanite
  • Green – Nick Drake – River Man – Five Leaves Left

***New Releases

Playlist 7/26/2016

Sorry this is so late! HUGE THANKS to Rory Rodriguez from Dayseeker for coming out and doing a performance & interview! You can find the full interview on kuci.org/musicinterviews. It’s a tough decision, but I’m gonna have to give the song of the week to Anthony Green with “You’ll Be Fine.” His next album, Pixie Queen, will be available on September 9th. Not much else to say so I’ll see you next time!

For your convenience, you can now click on “Complete Color Spectrum Playlist” to the left to see every song ever played on The Color Spectrum.  Now you can play the music again after that day’s show is dead and gone! The link will bring you to a Spotify playlist, so you can follow the playlist and get notified when new music is put on it! Enjoy!

  • Red – Secret Eyes – Sunset – Comatose
  • Orange – Hrvrd – Mister T(th) – The Inevitable and I
  • Yellow – ***Bad Veins – Under The Cover – Under The Cover
  • Green – ***Anthony Green – You’ll Be Fine – Pixie Queen
  • Blue – ***Private Island – I Know – Sunbreak
  • Indigo – ***El Ten Eleven – Fanshawe, Pt. 2 – Swoon / Fanshawe, Pt. 2
  • Violet – ***Lights Resolve – Puzzle – Puzzle
  • White – ***City of the Sun – Explosions – Lost Sessions
  • Black – ***Too Close To Touch – What I Wish I Could Forget – Haven’t Been Myself
  • Red – ***Wander – Stay Away – Precipice
  • Orange – ***Skinny Lister – Wanted – The Devil, The Heart & The Fight

***New Releases

Playlist 7/19/2016

I had a great time playing tunes for all of you this week! The song of the week is “Mr. Invisible” by Thank You Scientist. Their new album, Stranger Heads Prevail, is streaming now and will be officially released on 7/29. Also want to recommend giving Disappointment Island by TTNG a listen since it absolutely rocks. This Tuesday, Rory Rodriquez from Dayseeker will be doing a live acoustic set during TCS, so be sure to tune in and tell everyone you know! See you all next week!

For your convenience, you can now click on “Complete Color Spectrum Playlist” to the left to see every song ever played on The Color Spectrum.  Now you can play the music again after that day’s show is dead and gone! The link will bring you to a Spotify playlist, so you can follow the playlist and get notified when new music is put on it! Enjoy!

  • Blue – Seafoal – Fading – Lucid Living
  • Indigo – Crying – ES – Get Old / Second Wind
  • Violet – Elephant Gym – 遊戲 – 角度
  • White – There Will Be Fireworks – Here Is Where – The Dark, Dark Bright
  • Black – Pavilions – The Wave feat. Jonny Craig – The Future’s Mine To Make
  • Red – Everyone Leaves – Seasonal Affective – Seasonal Affective
  • Orange – ***Thank You Scientist – Mr. Invisible – Mr. Invisible
  • Yellow – ***TTNG – Whatever, Whenever – Disappointment Island
  • Green – Elder Brother – Who’s Gonna Carry You Home? – Heavy Head
  • Blue – ***Rob Scallon – Unconditional – Anchor EP (Tour Edition)
  • Indigo – LITE – Echolocation – Installation
  • Violet – He Is Legend – Time To Stain Heavy Fruit
  • White – Empire! Empire! (I Was A Lonely Estate) – The Loneliness Inside Me Is a Place – Home After Three Months Away
  • Black – ***Hail The Sun – The ‘Fun’ In Dysfunction – Culture Scars
  • Red – Plts – On & On – On & On
  • Orange – Whirr – Ease – Whirr & Nothing (Split Version)
  • Yellow – Lydia – Paint My Mind – Run Wild
  • Green – Listener – Eyes To The Ground For Change – Time Is A Machine
  • Blue – Icarus The Owl – Peak And Valley Lines – Pilot Waves
  • Indigo – Stage Kids – Cyniculture – Killer Tofu
  • Violet – At The Sylines – Turbulence – Acoustic – To Build An Empire
  • White – From Indian Lakes – ‘Till I Can Walk – Able Bodies
  • Black – I The Mighty – (No) Faith In Fate – Connector

***New Releases

Playlist 7/12/2016

Thanks for tuning in! The song of the week once again belongs to Emarosa, this time with their song “Hurt.” 131 is out and it is seriously so good. I highly recommend giving it a listen. In other news, TTNG will be playing LIVE on The Color Spectrum this Tuesday! Tune in and tell your friends. Also, a week after that Dayseeker will be doing an acoustic set live, so mark your calendars. I’ll see you all next week!

For your convenience, you can now click on “Complete Color Spectrum Playlist” to the left to see every song ever played on The Color Spectrum.  Now you can play the music again after that day’s show is dead and gone! The link will bring you to a Spotify playlist, so you can follow the playlist and get notified when new music is put on it! Enjoy!

  • Yellow – The New Regime – Say What You Will – Exhibit A
  • Green – Alcoa – it won’t get better – Parlour Tricks
  • Blue – Sharks Keep Moving – Sailor – Sharks Keep Moving
  • Indigo – Rolo Tomassi – Opalescent – Grievances
  • Violet – Small Leaks Sink Ships – Bloom – Oak Street Basement
  • White – Audrey Fall – Petrina – Mitau
  • Black – ***Emarosa – Hurt – 131
  • Red – Fairweather – Last Words – Fairweather
  • Orange – ***House of Heroes – Colors Run – Colors
  • Yellow – Floral – French for Vignette – Floral
  • Green – ***Kevin Devine – Just Stay – Live at St Pancras Old Church (Bonus Edition)
  • Blue – Goodnight Neverland – Wild Summers – Old Tree
  • Indigo – ***Polyenso – Best of Friends – Pure in the Plastic (Deluxe Edition)
  • Violet – Thick As Thieves – Love Me Blind – Love Me Blind
  • White – We Lost The Sea – A Gallant Gentleman – Departure Songs
  • Black – Slaves – Drowning In My Addiction – Routine Breathing
  • Red – Frames – Departure – IN VIA
  • Orange – Edison Glass – Let Go – Time Is Fiction
  • Yellow – Choir Vandals – Freaking Out – Darker Things
  • Green – Tanner Swift – Wait – I’m Losing Friends

***New Releases

Playlist 7/5/2016

So much new music! Thanks to everybody for tuning in and to DJ Grimm for helping out! There was a ton of awesome new music, but the stand out song of the week is “Gloria” by The Dear Hunter. Act V is coming out on September 9th, and I couldn’t be more excited for it. Honorable mentions go to Thank You Scientist, TTNG, The Technicolors, Sianvar, and WATERMEDOWN. Stranger Heads Prevail by Thank You Scientist comes out July 29th and Stay Lost by all-star band Sianvar is out August 5th. See you all next week and be sure to check my twitter for an awesome surprise coming up (;

P.S. Again, I have a Twitter. It’s kinda cool. Follow me… or else.

For your convenience, you can now click on “Complete Color Spectrum Playlist” to the left to see every song ever played on The Color Spectrum.  Now you can play the music again after that day’s show is dead and gone! The link will bring you to a Spotify playlist, so you can follow the playlist and get notified when new music is put on it! Enjoy!

  • Orange – Dikembe – Scottie Spliffen – Chicago Bowls
  • Yellow – ***Arkells – Making Due – Morning Report
  • Green – ***The Diamond Light – Guilty Brother – Guilty Brother
  • Blue – ***TTNG – Sponkulus Nodge – Disappointment Island
  • Indigo – ***Big Scary – The Opposite of Us – Animal
  • Violet – ***The Technicolors – Sweat – Sweat
  • White – ***The Dear Hunter – Gloria – Act V: Hymns With The Devil In Confessional
  • Black – ***Sianvar – Omniphobia – Stay Lost
  • Red – Wander – Brave – Wander
  • Orange – ***Thank You Scientist – The Amateur Arsonist’s Handbook – Stranger Heads Prevail
  • Yellow – ***Look Mexico – Ride Or Die, Remember? – Uniola
  • Green – ***mewithoutyou – Chapelcross Towns – Pale Horses: Appendix
  • Blue – Whisperer – Embers – Whisperer
  • Indigo – Blessed – One and Only – One and Only
  • Violet – WATERMEDOWN – Bragging Rights – Somewhere Sleepless
  • White – Runaway Brother – Hummingbird – Mother
  • Black – Favorite Weapon – Hollow – Sixty Saragossa
  • Red – Secret Lives Of The Freemasons – Chug and Leave – Weekend Warriors
  • Orange – Coasta – Young Blood – Sunzal EP

***New Releases

Playlist 6/21/2016

Man this one’s really late! I can’t just pick one song of the week so you get two. The first is “Miracle” by Emarosa. Their new album 131 comes out July 8th so be sure to pick up a copy. The second is “Never Kill A Mouse; Let It Kill Itself” off of Hail the Sun’s new album Culture Scars. HTS really took off with this album by embracing the furthest edges of their genre while continuing their unique playing style. Well that’s about it so I’ll see you all next week!

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For your convenience, you can now click on “Complete Color Spectrum Playlist” to the left to see every song ever played on The Color Spectrum.  Now you can play the music again after that day’s show is dead and gone! The link will bring you to a Spotify playlist, so you can follow the playlist and get notified when new music is put on it! Enjoy!

  • Black – PM Today – People Are Machines – In Medias Res
  • Red – ***Emarosa – Miracle – 131
  • Orange – ***Sherwood – Outside/In – Some Things Never Leave You
  • Yellow – ***Hanni El Khatib – Paralyzed – Savage Times Vol. 2
  • Green – ***Altadore – Capable Wolf – Capable Wolf
  • Blue – Pretend – Those Luminous Noises Are God – Bones in the Soil, Rust in the Oil
  • Indigo – ***HalfNoise – Know the Feeling – Know the Feeling
  • Violet – ***Look Mexico – You’re Lucky You Didn’t Lose Your Arm – Uniola
  • White – ***Hail The Sun – Never Kill A Mouse; Let It Kill Itself – Culture Scars
  • Black – Sea in the Sky – Visions – Visions
  • Red – Bandit – Pushing – Of Life
  • Orange – ***Bend Sinister – Rock n Roll – Rock n Roll
  • Yellow – Kwick – Nightlife (Hunter Remix) – Nightlife (Hunter Remix)
  • Green – JJ & the Pillars – Burning Leaves – Wolves
  • Blue – Pinegrove – Recycling – Everything so Far
  • Indigo – Tom’s Story – Mugatu – Tom’s Story
  • Violet – Harbour – What Happened to Us – Harbour
  • White – ***Rivers & Robots – Wait for You – The Eternal Son
  • Black – Stories – Alone in the Fallout – Alone in the Fallout
  • Red – Number One Gun – Disappear (feat. Stephan Christian) – This Is All We Know

***New Releases