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WPGU at Pitchfork: Day 2

Despite the ridiculous heat, Saturday was the day of the mosh pit at Union Park. I was taken aback by the sheer number of people willing to jump around and shove each other at several of the shows throughout the afternoon. White Lung, Pissed Jeans and Metz all managed to incite a miniature riot within […]

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WPGU at Pitchfork: Day 1

Friday acts as a warm up for those who brave the considerable July heat for the Pitchfork Music Festival. Union Park opens later than on Saturday and Sunday, allowing festival goers to avoid the hottest part of the day and while still becoming quite familiar with the heat that would be so prominent for the […]

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Pitchfork Music Festival 2013 – Preview

WPGU’s Eric Holmes will be live on the scene in Union Park in Chicago on July 19th-21st to bring you up to the minute coverage of everyone’s favorite indie music festival.  For those of you interested, tickets are still available here.  Read what he has to say in his preview below: The first music festival […]

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Pitchfork Music Festival : Day Two

Cults on the Red Stage Atlas Sound [Green Stage - 2:30] – Atlas Sound is the solo project of Deerhunter’s lead singer, Bradford Cox. Cox had the audience captivated from his white face paint (still unsure of the purpose of that. Does anyone out there know?) to his crazy computer-based instrumental synth. Lyrically, Atlas Sound is generally […]

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Pitchfork Music Festival : Day One

Dirty Projectors on the Red Stage This year, Friday the 13th was anything but unlucky …. At least for everyone in Chicago’s Union Park at Pitchfork Music Festival! Sure there was lots of rain, lots of mud and lots of sweat, but Day One of Pitchfork was a damn great day. A$AP Rocky [Red Stage […]

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Monday Mixer

Pitchfork Music Festival will be running July 13th through 15th in Chicago, and whether you’re lucky enough to be there or not, WPGU 107.1 is excited to bring you coverage of the highlights.  However, a month before the festival we’re already getting excited thinking about the great acts that will be there, and have made this playlist […]

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