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Monday Mixer

So I just checked the forecast and it’s looking like it’ll be drizzly throughout the area this week. You’ve got two options when it comes to dealing with this depressing weather. 1. Put on your rainboots, get out there and find little bits of sunshine in the dreary days or, 2. stay in your dark, […]

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Monday Mixer

Classes started last week at the University of Illinois, meaning the past week has been a little hectic for most students and residents of Champaign-Urbana. During this week I have reflected on some songs that represent how I spent my summer, including new music I was shown, stumbled on to, or forced to listen to […]

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Monday Mixer

The Wombats – Party In A Forest (Where’s Laura?) The Wombats are one of my favorite underrated bands, so I figured they would be a great start for this mix. This is the perfect song to jam to right when you wake up in the morning. “Party In A Forest (Where’s Laura?)” reminds us all of […]

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Monday Mixer

Basic guitar skills can come in handy. It’s amazing where knowing a few simple chords can take a person. Learning songs is fun as a hobby, a better way to procrastinate than going on reddit, and might even help you pick up some chicks, but let’s not get ahead of ourselves here. Here is a […]

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Bright Eyes return with The People’s Key

Often times when sampling Bright Eyes albums, I find Conor Oberst simply too full of angst and misery. As a young female, I have never needed to indulge in music to find tortured, whiny boys trying to figure out what they want. To my surprise, I listened to this entire album straight through in what […]

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