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Monday Mixer

No matter what types of finals you might have, when you get bored of the Miles Davis or Classical Christmas Pandora stations (my study go-tos), searching around for good study music is inevitable. And if you’re like me, you’ve probably used “Creating the Perfect Study Playlist” as a huge procrastinating excuse. So here is my […]

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Lollapalooza Day 3: Live from Grant Park!

Lollapalooza’s 3rd and final day started and ended with a bang worthy of this year’s festival. Though pretty much the entire south end was transformed into a ankle-breaking swamp, shows there carried on with no problem.   Bombay Bicycle Club (Red Bull Stage 12:45-1:30) As many of you know, I’m a huge British music enthusiast. […]

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Monday Mixer

Every September, Champaign-Urbana is proud to host the Pygmallion Music Festival!  This festival is great in really showcasing all C-U has to offer, and brings many big national names and local acts to different venues across town.  You might be saying: “Wow, Boswell, it’s only July…don’t you think you’re jumping the gun a little bit?”. […]

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WPGU-ROO: Bonnaroo Day Three: Show Reviews

  Day three was another great day at Bonnaroo Summer Music Festival.  Highlights: Alice Cooper’s array of costumes, the Punch Brothers covering Beck, Red Hot Chili Peppers’ amazing set, Childish Gambino freestyle rapping when assailed by technical difficulties, and Temper Trap’s lively performance. Dawes [Sonic Stage, 1:30-2:00PM] Dawes has a devoted fan base; one that follows them […]

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Childish Gambino’s Camp

Childish Gambino‘s album Camp was leaked on npr First Listen a week before the official release date (Nov. 15), creating a flurry of pre-release fanfare.  In the past Gambino has been called a rising rap giant, with many comparing him to Lil Wayne, Drake, and even Kanye West, but Gambino’s debut album for Glassnote Records […]

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