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We bring you some reviews of mostly local acts from Saturday of Pygmalion Music Festival. Elsinore at a WPGU 107.1 In Studio Elsinore 3:15-3:45 Thriving Community Seeing Elsinore perform at Exile on Main St was a highlight of the festival, mostly because of the intangible feeling of community present there. The place was packed with [...]
Pygmalion is ripe with artists who have just released new records. Grizzly Bear’s upcoming album Shields just came out, and we enjoyed spinning it on our Shrinkwrap with Nat (Tuesdays 9-10). This is ideal because the audience will have time to become well-versed in the new and exciting record. Dirty Projectors, Cloud Nothings, and Best Coast all released critically well-received albums within [...]
This Friday, the 27th, between 7 p.m. and 12 a.m., Chicago traphouse-rock band Kids These Days and Champaign-based local favorite Elsinore will headline the first ever “Union Fest” on the quad. The show will feature a plethora of other bands, including Hathaways, Santah, Grandkids and more! The best news is that the Illini Union Board [...]
Grandkids are back again five months after their release of the self titled EP. For lovers of a commonly featured track on WPGU, “Ethylene,” you might be a little disappointed; this record traded the fast pace and food analogies for melodic guitar riffs and deeper comparisons to the outside world. Sister Walls opens up with [...]
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