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Lollapalooza Day 2: Live from Grant Park!

Despite a two and a half hour rain delay, Lollapalooza still prospered on day two. Somehow, Perry Ferrell must have convinced Rahm Emmanuel to lengthen the “quiet hours” imposed by the city, and the festival got a rare 45-minute extension. Though some sets (Temper Trap, included) were canceled during the storm, performers still gave it […]

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WPGU-ROO: Bonnaroo Day Four: Show Reviews

  Finishing up Bonnaroo was a  final group of great performances.  Our favorite moments: Grouplove covering Whitney Houston, fun. playing the flugelhorn, and Delta Spirit’s early morning energy. Delta Spirit [Which Stage, 12:30-1:15PM] After a jam packed evening featuring Alice Cooper and Skrillex, whose drops could still be heard well beyond four o’ clock in the […]

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Monday Mixer

  “And so with the sunshine and the great bursts of leaves growing on the trees, just as things grow in fast movies, I had that familiar conviction that life was beginning over again with the summer.”-The Great Gatsby by F. Scott Fitzgerald   We’ve entered May and we’re all with Fitzgerald on his sentiments: […]

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On the tour bus with fun.

WPGU sits down with fun. in their tour bus before their show at Foellinger Auditorium with Janelle Monae. Listen to the full interview for all the fun. !  

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Janelle Monae & fun. Preview

Janelle Monáe said it herself, “It’ll be an experience that they will not forget. Not just me coming and playing songs… from top to bottom it’ll  be an experience that I believe you guys will never forget.” This ground breaking singer, song writer and entrepreneur is heading to C-U with fun. as part of the […]

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