The Englert Theatre was packed last Monday night, February 25 at 7 PM. The crowd, filled with students and Iowa City citizens, was there to see one incredible woman: Ayana Mathis. Mathis, a graduate of the Iowa Writers’ Workshop, came back to Iowa City to read from her debut novel, The Twelve Tribes of Hattie. The more »
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KRUI writer Derek Kellison reviews performances by Iowa City bands Huge Lewis and Brooks Strause & The Gory Details.
You already know KRUI is your sound alternative. Now see what tracks our DJs are playing just for you!
KRUIer Caitlin Medina picks “Bells” by The Naked and Famous for this week’s Track of the Week!
See what our awesome KRUI DJs have been playing this week! Spoiler alert: Ducktails, who will play a free show sponsored by KRUI at The Mill on Monday, April 1st, are charting high!
SCOPE and RiverFest are proud to present Mat Kearney on April 25th at the IMU. We’ve got all the details here!
Eric Intlekofer reviews the Brooklyn-based duo Mountains’ latest, sprawling drone effort, titled “Centralia.”
Writer Alex Restrepo reviews Academy Award-nominated director Josh Aronson’s film “Orchestra of Exiles,” which was recently screened at the Englert Theatre!
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KRUI writer Nathan Shaughnessy had a blast at the recent Mission Creek Presents Menomena show. Read all about it right here!
The DJs have spoken! Have a look at KRUI’s Top 30 for the week of February 12, 2013.