The Basement DJs
The DJs of The Basement


KUMD's The Basement is Student Run Radio.
Now meet the students who run it.
The Staff of 2014
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Nate
The Dude

Mondays 9-11pm
Major: Communications with a Psych Minor
3 years with KUMD
Listens to:
"AS MUCH AS POSSIBLE. Rock, Hip Hop, Electronica, Jazz, Folk, Classical. Not Pop Country, however."
Favorite Album:
Tie between the self-titled White Stripes Record, Bon Iver's For Emma, Forever Ago, and Father, Son, Holy Ghost by Girls.

Shane
Friday 12-2am
Major: Secondary Education
3 years with KUMD
Listens to: "Ska, punk, jam bands, intelligent hip hop, unintelligent hip hop, hardcore, ANY FORM OF EDM."
Favorite Album: Right on Time by Hepcat


Nick
Sundays 9-11pm
Major: International Studies, Hispanic Studies
2 years with KUMD
Listens to: Reggae, Jam, Jamtronica, Hip Hop, Funk and Soul
Favorite Album: American Beauty, The Grateful Dead; Donuts, J Dilla; African Herbsman, Bob Marley and the Wailers; Proxima Estacion: Esperanza, Manu Chao


Sasha
Fridays 9-11pm
Major: Undecided
1 year with KUMD
Listens to:
Old School Hip Hop, Gypsy Punk, American Jazz, Rock and Roll, Reggae, Soul, Indie Folk, Gangsta Rap, and Led Zeppelin
Favorite Album:
The Song Remains The Same By Led Zeppelin

Luke
Thursdays 9-11pm

Major: MIS
1 year with KUMD
Listens to:
Indie rock, Shoegaze, Hip hop, Alt-Country
Favorite album:
My Bloody Valentine, Loveless; Smashing Pumpkins, Melloncollie and the Infinite Sadness; Dinosaur Jr., You're Living All Over Me

Emma
Best of the Basement Tuesdays 5-6pm
Major: Communications, Minor: International Studies
3 Years with KUMD
Listens To: "They include, but are not limited to, the following: Jack White, The Shins, Portishead, Radiohead, Sigur Ros, Beach House, Janis Joplin, Jimi Hendrix, Patti Smith, Grizzly Bear, anything from Iceland."
Favorite Album: Are You Experienced by Jimi Hendrix

Matt
DJ Worms
Thursdays 11pm-1am
Major: Double major in Environment and Sustainability and Hispanic Studies
1 Year with KUMD
Listens To: Everything, not so much country tho
Favorite Album: Any album of Tame Impala; Atmosphere: Overcast!, anything by Tom Petty & the Heartbreakers


Andrew
The Voyager
Wednesdays 9-11pm
Major: Environmental Science, Minor: Biology
1 Year with KUMD
Listens To: "Essentially all music that brings out deep emotion."
Favorite Album: IV by Led Zeppelin

Ana
DJ $teve Job$
Friday 11-1am
Major: Psychology
3 Years with KUMD
Listens To: Hip-Hop, Rap, Electronic, Folk, Alternative, Indie Rock, Reggae
Favorite Album: Crystal Castles II, Gorillaz, Good Kid M.A.A.D City


Dean
Sundays 11-1am (Loud Noise)
Major: Marketing
1 Year with KUMD
Listens To:  Punk, Hardcore, Metal, Ambient, Drone
Favorite Albums: Jane Doe by Converge; World Extermination by Insect Warfare, Mankind by Infest; Not Like This by Iron Chic; Selected Ambient Works Volume II by Aphex Twin; Dive by Tycho; Ambient 1: Music For Airports by Brian Eno; Twoism by Boards of Canada

Liz
Tuesdays 9-11pm
Major: History and English
4 years with KUMD
Listens To: ...Music! Lots of it!
Favorite Album: Mourning in America by Brother Ali
Nickcole
Tuesday 9-11pm
Major: Marketing Analytics and Marketing
1 year with KUMD
Listens To: Whatever floats my boat...but never country
Favorite Album: The Bones of What You Believe by CHVURCHES and Shallow Grave by The Tallest Man on Earth
Hannah
Major: dual degree in Psychology and Women's, Gender, and Sexuality Studies
4 years with KUMD
Plays: Hip-Hop, Reggaeton, and R&B
Listens To: hip hop, indie rock, r&b, reggae, alternative, folk, slam poetry
Favorite Album: First Born by Eyedea and Abilities and Audition by P.O.S.
Casey
DJ Cassini 
Monday's 1-3am 
Major: Political Science Minor: Arts and Media
1 year with KUMD
Listens to: I asked my roommate what music she would classify me under, she said "lizard excretion". I'd say it gets weird and I am a girl of many tastebuds.  
Favorite Album: Curb by Nickelback
Megan Chartrand
DJ WildFire
Mondays 11-1pm with DJ Q
Majors: Communication and English
2 years with KUMD
Listens to: Everything under the Sun. 
Favorite Album: Rumours by Fleetwood Mac

Josh
Sundays 11-1am (The Metal Show)
Major: International Studies
2 Years with KUMD
Listens To: "Mostly Metal, Jazz, and Reggae."
Favorite Album: Annihilation of the Wicked by Nile, Planetary Duality by The Faceless, Two Hunters by Wolves in the Throne Room, and Antithesis by Origin.

Sam
Wednesday 1-3am
Major: Communications
1 Year with KUMD
Listens To: Old School Hip Hop, Alternative Rock, Indie
Favorite Album: Illmatic by Nas
 Quentin
DJ Q

Mondays 11-1am
Major: Communications
1 Year with KUMD
Listens To: Hip Hop, Electronica, Classic Rock, Indie
Favorite Album: Dark Side of the Moon by Pink Floyd

Christian
DJ Klueless

Thursdays 1-3am
Major: History
1 Year with KUMD
Listens To: Neutral Milk Hotel, Why?, Of Montreal, Andrew Bird
Favorite Album: In the Aeroplane of the Sea by Neutral Milk

Brian
Wednesday 11-1am
Major: Math
1 Year with KUMD
Listens To: Hip Hop, Dream Pop, Dance
Favorite Album: Sit Down Man by Das Racist



Isaac

Thursday 11-1am

Major: Geographic Information Science, Minor of Hispanic Studies
1 Year with KUMD
Listens To: Alternative, Indie, Punk, Classic Rock, Hip Hop, EDM, Country, Nu and Alt Metal
Favorite Album: Cage the Elephant's self title album


Matt T

DJ Dad Shorts
Thursdays 11-1am
Major: Music Ed.
1 Year with KUMD
Listens To: Death Metal, Indie Rock, Brazil inspired music
Favorite Album: Cavalo by Rodrigo Amarante




Liza

DJ Bhandari
Tuesdays 1-3am
Major: Theatre BFA: Acting.
1 Year with KUMD
Listens To: Hip Hop, Jazz, Funk, Indie, Alternative, 80's Metal
Favorite Album: Exmilitary by Death Grips or College Drop Out by Kanye West



Matt K

DJ Matt/Fred
Tuesdays 11-1am
Major: Music Ed.
1 Year with KUMD
Listens To: The Black Keys, Ben Folds, Fleet Foxes, Daft Punk, Frederic Chopin
Red Hot Chili Peppers, Atmosphere, Miles Davis
Favorite Album: Dark Side of the Moon by Pink Floyd



Matt G

DJ Matt the human
Tuesdays 11-1am
Major: Anthropology
1 Year with KUMD
Listens To: Anything loud or particularly cute
Favorite Album: Stand By Your Van by Subline