Music

  • “Synthesis”: Where Rock and Classical Meet

    12.15.2017

    By stripping away the rock elements of their previous songs, Evanescence has created something new.

  • A Night to Not Miss

    12.21.2017

    Daniel Caesar's closing performance was intimate and captivating for this concert goer.

  • A Very Sia Twist to a Holiday Tradition

    12.21.2017

    Sia's raspy and emotional voice brings a new twist to the idea of what holiday music should sound like in her “Everyday Is Christmas” album.

  • Artist Spotlight: The Red Pears

    11.07.2017

    Meet Henry Vargas and Jose Corona, the core of this alternative/indie-rock band. The two have been longtime friends and share a passion for music, hence their start in producing songs straight out of Corona’s garage.

  • Hard Bars and Smooth Hooks

    05.11.2017

    In the midst of a rap game dominated by “mumble rappers” with a focus on well-produced beats and catchy hooks, BROCKHAMPTON has not only put the former and latter on the table, but some hard bars to top it off.

  • Hollywood Undead is Actually Dead

    11.07.2017

    The best thing about Hollywood Undead’s “Five” is the the album art. That’s not saying a lot.

  • It’s a Short ‘Thrill’

    12.07.2017

    After the staggering success of his 2014 album, “In the Lonely Hour,” Sam Smith’s “The Thrill of It All” is a mature sequel that relies too often on the same formula he has used before.

  • Psychedelic R&B Meets Funk

    12.21.2017

    Miguel's fourth studio album mixes his signature psychedelic R&B sound with funk, while subliminally communicating the artist’s political stances.

  • The Blues Highway

    02.19.2018

    Hi, I’m Pat Graham inviting you to join me Thursday afternoons at 3pm for  “The Blues Highway” right here on 22 West Radio. 
  • The Indieshop

    01.26.2018

    The Indieshop is one of the stations first and original shows, originally running from 1999-2002 (and elsewhere until 2004). It’s back with the same mix of indie pop & rock, from current artists, to those that inspired them, and everything in-between. We cover the global scene, from Long Beach, to London, South Korea, and back again. Requests and listener participation is highly welcome.

  • What’s Left in the Dust

    11.03.2017

    Although hazing is accountable for numerous deaths and injuries, a lack of college disciplinary action and an unspoken code of silence within college organizations allows this behavior to continue on campuses across America.