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Monday Mixer

Jimi Hendrix – “Manic Depression” One of the biggest reasons I enjoy having two rock-loving parents is that searching through records at their house always yields surprises and forgotten gems. This summer, I was floored when I came across an original vinyl pressing of Jimi Hendrix’s Are You Experienced? Here’s the second track from his […]

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Monday Mixer

Mikal Cronin- Weight I’m not really the kind of person that makes “Summer Jam” playlists or ascribes certain songs to certain seasons, but “Weight” really is the perfect summer song. Starting with the cheery simple piano opener to the fuzzed out guitar to the lyrics about not wanting to grow up, Cronin crafts a catchy […]

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The Great Gatsby – Soundtrack (Full Album Stream)

Here it is, guys.  The moment you’ve all been waiting for.  Though we still have to wait a week for The Great Gatsby to hit theatres, thanks to the good people over at NPR, we how have a full album stream of the soundtrack.  As with most Baz Luhrmann films, the soundtrack is star-studded and […]

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The Great Gatsby soundtrack tracklist revealed

As with most Baz Luhrmann movies, you can expect that his rendition of The Great Gatsby will include some pretty contemporary artists doing some pretty extraordinary things.  The soundtrack, which is featured rather heavily in the newest trailer, includes many PGU favorites like Jack White, Gotye, and Florence and the Machine.  Check out the full […]

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Alternative Election Day

In the spirit of this election, we here on WPGU’s Music Staff are each profiling the best bands of the past four years. Which is the best? That’s for you to decide. Let us know in the comments or on our facebook! Candidate 1: Jack White Jack White has just dominated the modern rock industry for the […]

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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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