Weekly Update: 3/14

It is almost here. Even though snow rests upon the landscape, students at the University of Illinois are only four days away from spring break. Here is some recent news in the music world. Hopefully it is enoug...

Monday Mixer

1. Darwin Deez - "Bad Day" Darwin Deez is a mystical creature I came upon a few years ago. This guy has this sound like he’s creating these songs by himself in the comfort of his own bedroom, but they’...

Monday Mixer

I loved video-games as a kid. I’d daydream of having my own Pokemon and nightdream in glorious 16-bit. These days, I’m not as dedicated, but I do like how the multiplayer New Super Mario Bros game makes s...

Sounds of Fall: An Autumn Playlist

With the summer at an end and the leaves changing color, autumn means sweaters, midterms, coffee, pumpkins and all sorts of cozy activities. In this playlist, WPGU takes you through some songs that epitomiz...

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, g...

Monday Mixer

Over the past year, I’ve grown a huge appreciation for the journalism being done by NPR. Whether it’s stories about current events, food or music, for the most part, everything they do is on point. My favor...