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Monday Mixer

Written by Emma Goodwin Gregory Alan Isakov – St. Valentine I choose to ease into my Mondays. I don’t need anything brash or heavy to energize me – I need a gentle pat on the back to reassure me, preferably from Gregory Alan Isakov. This song is cheery, relaxing, and the perfect amount of soothing […]

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Phoenix – Trying To Be Cool (Video)

With the successful April release of Bankrupt under their belts, Parisian pop/rock group Phoenix showed that they’re more than a one-album wonder (Check out our review here).  What’s more, the group proved that not only can they produce consecutive solid albums but also the integral solid singles like “1901″ and “Lisztomania” seem to exist on Bankrupt as well. […]

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Phoenix reveal US tour dates

Following the success of their recent album Bankrupt!, everyone’s favorite French-born English-speaking rock band has reunited once again for a worldwide tour, including a plethora of US and even midwestern dates.  As many of you probably already know, Phoenix will be headlining Lollapalooza…but if you couldn’t grab tickets the instant they were available, another Chicago date exists […]

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Phoenix – Bankrupt! (Review)

It’s not very often that a band can burst into the American popular consciousness with their fourth studio album, but Phoenix is an exception to this theory.  While previously popular in Europe, Wolfgang Amadeus Phoenix, the band’s fourth album, gave them almost instant success and airplay in the United States.  Hits like “Listomania” and “1901″ […]

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Monday Mixer

I wish I had a theme for this mixer; I really do.  Unfortunately, I’m just sitting in my dorm room completely uninspired by any greater theme or calling.  With that being said, I’ve been spinning a lot of new tracks lately.  So here they are. 1.  “Varsity” by Smith Westerns I may be the world’s […]

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Phoenix releases first video from new album

French pop band Phoenix graces our ears once again with the first single off of their upcoming album Bankrupt!.  While the video is interesting and definitely a commentary on current events (North Korea, anyone?), it ends kind of…bloodily.  The album is due out on April 23rd and can be pre-ordered here.  Check out the video below:

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