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Tape Quarantine: Mee-Eaux by Bethany Curve

Monday, September 14th, 2020
With our 2019-2020 Internal Music Director under self-quarantine, Matthew McPherson (Wane Lietoc) has taken to their personal tapes, highlighting and documenting the most outstanding in their collection. This week, they takes a look into the evolution of the shoegaze genre through various representa [...]
With our 2019-2020 Internal Music Director under self-quarantine, Matthew McPherson (Wane Lietoc) has taken to their per [...]

August’s Add of the Month: Naeem’s Startisha

Friday, August 28th, 2020
KCSB’s music department is sitting down each month to write to you about one album added to our music library that left a strong enough impression on them to be crowned Add of the Month. This month, Internal Music Director Yousef Srour goes in depth on Naeem's latest album, "Startisha,” released on [...]
KCSB’s music department is sitting down each month to write to you about one album added to our music library that left [...]

Tape Quarantine: World Fantasy by Foot Village

Thursday, August 20th, 2020
With our 2019-2020 Internal Music Director under self-quarantine, Matthew McPherson (Wane Lietoc) has taken to their personal tapes, highlighting and documenting the most outstanding in their collection. In the eighth edition of Tape Quarantine, they listen to Foot Village on their new Walkman.  [...]
With our 2019-2020 Internal Music Director under self-quarantine, Matthew McPherson (Wane Lietoc) has taken to their per [...]

Tape Quarantine: Claire Rousay

Tuesday, August 04th, 2020
With Internal Music Director under self-quarantine, Matthew McPherson (Wane Lietoc) has taken to their personal tapes, highlighting and documenting the most outstanding in their collection. For the seventh edition, they enter Claire Rousay's world. I've spent a lot of time waiting on tapes (i [...]
With Internal Music Director under self-quarantine, Matthew McPherson (Wane Lietoc) has taken to their personal tapes, h [...]

July’s Add of the Month: Phoebe Bridger’s Punisher

Thursday, July 30th, 2020
KCSB's music department is sitting down each month to write to you about one album added to our music library that left a strong enough impression on them to be crowned Add of the Month. This month, Internal Music Director Yousef Srour goes in depth on Phoebe Bridgers' sophomore record "Punisher," r [...]
KCSB's music department is sitting down each month to write to you about one album added to our music library that left [...]

Wane Lietoc’s Tape Quarantine: Beacon by Gercyz/Powers/Rolin

Thursday, June 18th, 2020
With Internal Music Director under self-quarantine, Matthew McPherson (Wane Lietoc) has taken to their personal tapes, highlighting and documenting the most outstanding in their collection. Back in Isla Vista for the sixth edition, they review an encapsulating tape by psych-folk group Gercyz/Powers/ [...]
With Internal Music Director under self-quarantine, Matthew McPherson (Wane Lietoc) has taken to their personal tapes, h [...]

Tape Quarantine: Tiger Trap

Saturday, May 30th, 2020
With Internal Music Director under self-quarantine, Matthew McPherson (Wane Lietoc) has taken to their personal tapes, highlighting and documenting the most outstanding in their collection. In the fifth volume, they catch themself in a tiger trap. I am swimming through tapes—not even counting [...]
With Internal Music Director under self-quarantine, Matthew McPherson (Wane Lietoc) has taken to their personal tapes, h [...]

Tape Quarantine: Galaxie 500

Monday, May 25th, 2020
With Internal Music Director under self-quarantine, Matthew McPherson (Wane Lietoc) has taken to their personal tapes, highlighting and documenting the most outstanding in their collection. In this edition, they stumble upon a classic shoegaze favorite. After a week of rain should be [...]
With Internal Music Director under self-quarantine, Matthew McPherson (Wane Lietoc) has taken to their personal tapes, h [...]

Tape Quarantine: Soccer Mommy’s Color Theory

Tuesday, May 05th, 2020
With Internal Music Director under self-quarantine, Matthew McPherson (Wane Lietoc) has taken to their personal tapes, highlighting and documenting the most outstanding. Here's their take on the latest Soccer Mommy album: color theory. It rained last week to a degree that even the fam [...]
With Internal Music Director under self-quarantine, Matthew McPherson (Wane Lietoc) has taken to their personal tapes, h [...]

Tape Quarantine: Yves Tumor-Heaven to a Tortured Mind

Wednesday, April 22nd, 2020
With Internal Music Director under self-quarantine, Matthew McPherson (Wane Lietoc) has taken to their personal tapes, highlighting and documenting the most outstanding. For this week's edition, here is a look at Yves Tumor's debut EP, Heaven for a Tortured Mind. For most, self-quarantine does [...]
With Internal Music Director under self-quarantine, Matthew McPherson (Wane Lietoc) has taken to their personal tapes, h [...]