Homeboy Sandman talks to Spinnaker Radio

Spinnaker Radio’s Holt and Dominic chat with Homeboy Sandman about the “Hallways” album, inspirations, history, and breakfast cereal.

October 1, 2014 · Radio, Reviews

On The Couch with Fjord Explorer

In the fourth episode of On The Couch, Fjord Explorer talks about the band’s history, their new album “I Know I’m Awake,” and the Jacksonville music scene. The duo performs two songs including “Click” and “Rain”.

October 1, 2014 · Radio, Reviews
College Radio Day – October 3

College Radio Day – October 3

College Radio Day is this Friday, October 3! Join us Friday at 1pm for a special College Radio Day simulcast featuring some of the best college radio stations and music in the country!

October 1, 2014 · Radio, Reviews

UNF jazz with Aaron Lehrian

UNF is known for its stellar jazz program, and Aaron Lehrian is an example of the musicians this program showcases. The 2014 Jacksonville Jazz Piano Competition winner sits down with Spinnaker Radio’s Jazzy Jake Stofan (The Jazz Hour) and Holt Knight (Idle Worship) to talk jazz, competition, and all things music.

September 26, 2014 · Radio, Reviews
On Sept. 7 White Lung, a Canadian punk band, performed in Gainesville, Fla. Graphic by Emily Wolfe

Mish’s Way: the vulnerability of a strong frontwoman

The lead vocalist of the Canadian punk rock band White Lung, Mish Way, isn’t shy about her life. She celebrates the darker and vulnerable experiences in her lyrics, and highlights the other things in life people avoid talking about.

September 22, 2014 · Features, Radio
Green Language is the new LP from the Scottish producer Rustie. Photo courtesy Warp

Album Spotlight: Rustie’s Green Language has a track for all

Scottish producer Rustie’s new album, Green Language is EDM for people who hate EDM. Unlike the popular electronic music produced by Zedd, Avicii and their peers that sounds similar, Rustie’s album offers a distinctive sound that stands apart from the rest.

August 29, 2014 · Features, Radio

Fall Term 2014!

Welcome back, Ospreys! While you were out, we reviewed a few albums, interviewed celebrities, and added a ton of new music.  You can listen to the music now at SpinnakerRadio.com, and read the stories at UNF Spinnaker!  Wanna hear the interviews?  Listen to the links below!  

August 25, 2014 · Radio
Alex G's latest 13-track album DSU was released past June and is available on Bandcamp. Photo courtesy Bandcamp

Anxiety, GarageBand, and semesters off: an interview with Alex G

Before playing his live set at Backbooth, Spinnaker Radio sat down with the anxious singer/songwriter Alex G to talk about his creative process, uncertainty about music as a career, and honest lyrics.

August 8, 2014 · Features, Radio
Joyce Manor will perform at 1904 Music Hall in downtown Jacksonville on Sept. 21.
Photo courtesy Facebook.

Album Spotlight: Joyce Manor’s fresh take on pop punk

Judging from the band’s third LP Never Hungover Again, Joyce Manor’s refreshing, off-the-wall band expresses its punk rock roots with a power pop and Midwestern emo spin, while still managing to focus on having a good time.

August 7, 2014 · Radio
K Ishibashi talks exclusively to Spinnaker!

Kishi Bashi Exclusive!

Holt & Michaela have an exclusive interview with Kishi Bashi!  You can hear this Spinnaker Exclusive on Soundcloud.  Enjoy!

August 6, 2014 · Radio