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Monday Mixer

Halloween weekend has just come to and end and it is now November. I don’t know about you, but I am exhausted after such a crazy weekend on campus. As a kid I used to fall asleep during live concerts all the time. I was once told that falling asleep to someone’s music can be […]

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WPGU @ Lollapalooza 2013: Preview

For the past 5 years, Lollapalooza has been a staple of my summer schedule.  I will never forget my dad walking me down to the gates when I was 15, somehow allowing me to enter this lawless and crowded mass of humanity all by myself, before I even had my driver’s license.  I had grown […]

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Grizzly Bear comes together for 4th studio album

  Grizzly Bear has done it again. After a three year hiatus following 2009’s Veckatimest, Shields, their fourth studio album yet and arguably their most cohesive. For the first time, all of the tracks were written by both members Rossen and Droste together, and this Lennon/McCartney relationship is undoubtedly responsible for the tangible flow from song to song […]

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Pygmalion Lineup and Venue Preview

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 […]

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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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Pygmalion Music Festival : Round Two

Full line-up announced?! Okay. OKAY. OKAY! Literally everyone and all of their moms are (or really, really should be) pumped about this line-up. Personally, I think it might be one of the best ones ever announced. Ever. Did I mention ever? And so, I’d like to take a little while to revel in the glory […]

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