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WPGU at Pitchfork: Day 3

Sunday was rap day at Union Park, with artists like Tree, Killer Mike, El-P and Lil B making up most of the lineup for the day. I was not familiar with the majority of the artists performing today, but that’s my favorite thing about the Pitchfork Music Festival.  Going to see bands play that you’re […]

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Alec Baldwin interviews Thom Yorke

Quick: think of one of the best musical artists of our generation.  Now, keep him in your mind and think of one of the funniest actors of our generation.  Great.  If you’re like me, there’s probably a pretty good chance the names of Alec Baldwin and Thom Yorke probably crossed your mind when you read […]

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Full Pitchfork Festival 2013 Lineup Announced

Pitchfork Festival, Chicago’s second-largest summer music festival, announced their full lineup earlier today.  Along with the added acts comes the days on which they will happen.  Notable new adds include Toro y Moi, Yo La Tango, Mac DeMarco and Bell & Sebastian.  Check out the full write-up on Pitchfork’s site, including info on where to buy tickets. […]

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The National announce new album

Recently it was announced that the National would have a spot on the bill at this year’s Lollapalooza Music Festival, which usually means one of two things: the band is making a comeback or they have a new album out.  Seeing as though none of the members of The National are nearing 60, a new […]

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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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Pitchfork Music Festival : Day Three

Real Estate on the Green Stage Ty Segall [ Red Stage – 3:20 ] – To be completely honest, when Ty Segall and his touring band took the stage, I had no idea what to expect. The crowd started jumping and screaming the second that he greeted us with a, “Hello Pitchfork!” And then … […]

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