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Pygmalion Music Festival (Preview)

The Pygmalion Music Festival is an annual festival that takes place right here in Champaign-Urbana. With acts spanning across several mediums – from music, to literature, to local artists – Pygmalion is a huge event for the area. WPGU will be at the festival covering the music of the weekend. Here’s what we’re most excited […]

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Pygmalion 2013 – Festival Preview

We’re up burning the midnight oil tonight to get you guys our Pygmalion 2013 festival preview.  Pyg is easily the biggest music event every year for Champaign-Urbana, and next weekend (September 26th-28th) it will be taking both towns by storm.  For more info, visit their website here.  This is who we’re excited for, if you […]

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Pitchfork Music Festival 2013 – Preview

WPGU’s Eric Holmes will be live on the scene in Union Park in Chicago on July 19th-21st to bring you up to the minute coverage of everyone’s favorite indie music festival.  For those of you interested, tickets are still available here.  Read what he has to say in his preview below: The first music festival […]

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Bad Religion Preview

Did you see them rock Fallon?  Bad Religion is questing hard to showcase their brand spanking new album, “True North”.  These guys are in their late 40s but still have more energy than you.  Yeah, get off the couch.  The pioneering punk rockers are playing the War Memorial Auditorium on Wednesday, in downtown Nashville. Why […]

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Preview: Canoe Canoe

With some of the coolest graphics and designs we’ve seen around here in years comes Canoe Canoe, a Chicago band with great tunes that you don’t want to miss.  Whether you’re already familiar with their psych-pop or just into good music, their upcoming show promises to be a lot of fun. Canoe Canoe are playing […]

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Preview : Glowfest Illinois

  Glowfest is a sick college music festival, featuring the best and the latest in sick beats, electronica, art and technology. These guys are on their fall 2012 tour, they are coming to U of I tonight. Get ready for an awesome night of electronic dance music ‘cause tonight, Glowfest Illinois is ready to pump Assembly Hall […]

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