Event Review: Justice at Fox Theater (Oakland, CA)

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Justice, the electrorock duo from France, has been around for quite some time now. Justice gained popularity from songs like “D.A.N.C.E.”, “DVNO” and “Genesis”. Known for using a large illuminated cross during shows, it was no surprise there was one at the Warfield when they played last Sunday night. The Warfield’s an admirable venue known […]

KSJS Urban TOp 40 + Adds (+ Local Charts)

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KSJS Top 40 is an evolving trend in music. We try to support the most earnest hip-hop artists in the game, whether veteran, newcomer, local or not. This week we have new singles in rotation from Rapper Big Pooh, Kendrick Lamar, Sean Price, all household names, as well as independent artists Apollo The Great and […]

KSJS Halloween

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2012 KSJS Halloween Night at South First Billiards in SJ was a great success for all who participated. Check out these pictures taken by KSJS members.

Curious Quail Stolen Violin Fundraiser

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Curious Quail has slowly been growing into a staple band in the developing music scene of San Jose. Unfortunately, a few weeks ago, Alan Chen, Curious Quail’s violinist, had his violin stolen in Santa Clara. The total loss of this amounted to $12,000. This includes the violin case, bow, pickups, and other adjustments needed for […]

Meet The KSJS Electronic Department

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Last week, the KSJS Electronic Department had a photoshoot with local photographer Andy Blake. Check out the craziness that went down along with a listing of KSJS Electronic shows! For a look at more photos, you can see them on our Fan Page! ENJOY! And long live EDM!   Sundays 10pm to 2am Not Here […]

KSJS KICKS-OFF HOLIDAY FOOD DRIVE!

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You can make a difference this holiday season!  90.5 FM KSJS kicks-off their Holiday Food Drive for Second Harvest Food Bank of Santa Clara and San Mateo Counties now through December 14th.  Collection barrels are located outside of rooms 126 and 132 in Hugh Gillis Hall (located right next to the Dr. King Library), or […]

Sonar Tour Artist: Seth Troxler

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Seth Troxler ranked third top DJ in the world according to the Resident Advisor Top 100 DJ Poll. Troxler is infamous for playing amazing House and Technoc beats which always includes vocal blends. His mixes consist of a lot of upbeats, futuristic ominous sounding beats. In his part 1 live set on the 4th of […]

90.5FM KSJS Urban Top 40 + Adds (+ Local Charts) 10/30/12

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Here are our latest charts at KSJS urban. Before you check out the charts, here’s some more info on the current top 5 tracks in KSJS rotation  #1 in rotation at the moment is Ziggy with Higher, you can peep the project below via bandcamp (dirty version), and radio edits are also available on hulkshare.    At […]

What is Synthpop?

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Synthpop is a genre of music that uses a synthesizer (computer based sounds) to create beats and rhythms, also known as electropop. The first synthesizer was built at RCA, USA in 1955. Bob Moog is the most legendary of the synthesizer producers with synthesizers like the MiniMoog and others, which has been much used by […]

Event Review-Beyond Wonderland

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What is normally a barren parking lot outside the Oakland Coliseum was turned into a magical wonderland by Insomniac Events this past weekend when Beyond Wonderland came to the bay area for the first time. Insomniac, which is well known for their fantastic theatrics, did an incredible job with keeping the Alice in Wonderland theme. […]