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The Flower Jax (Live In-Studio)

Fitz & the Tantrums (Interview)

A Cool Hand (Live In-Studio)

The Fights (Live In-Studio)

Fauve (Live In Studio)

Morgan Orion (Live in Studio)

The Smashing Pumpkins – Monument to an Elegy (Review)

Even with only two original band members still holding on, Chicago bound band The Smashing Pumpkins are back at it once again with their ninth studio album, Monuments to an Elegy. Billy Corgan can has showed us once again that he is not ready to let go of this band anytime soon with the new […]

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Monday Mixer

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It’s Just a Phase We’ve all gone through musical phases – points in our lives that we can look back on and think to ourselves “Oh God…why did I listen to Good Charlotte every day of summer break 2002?”. Some of these are horribly embarrassing, like the time I adamantly proclaimed that the Baha Men […]

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Operation Santa

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The 21st Annual Operation Santa pledge drive is Happening! WPGU is gathering holiday wishes from children right here in our community who may need a little help having Santa visit them this year. For the next month, we’ll be working towards a goal of raising $2000 to purchase the wish lists of over 60 children […]

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Remember Whensday – Wonderwall Music

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I imagine that historically, this week is pretty low-key in music because of the encroaching Christmas season. Even now, it feels like fewer and fewer albums have been released this month versus the rest. Everyone has already submitted their rings into the hat of best album of the year, and with great contenders, the rest […]

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Monday Mixer

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It’s been a while since I’ve posted one of these. Everyone’s Monday needs a little boost, so listen to these songs from my tape-deck, and maybe your Monday will suck a little less. It’s worth a shot, at least. And coffee – you’re gonna want some coffee, too. Donnie Trumpet & The Social Experiment – […]

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Thanksgiving playlist

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Sure, we could pretend like Thanksgiving is all about being thankful for friends, family and life in general (whether it be good or not as bad as it could be), but we all know the real reason we all find our way home for this heart-warming holiday: stuffing our faces with absurd amounts of food. […]

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