The 1975: Sincerity is Scary

Matty Healey has dismissed his sarcastic, ironic side in exchange for earnestly on The 1975’s newest single. Thankfully, "Sincerity is Scary" is a stark contrast compared to what the band has been putting out r...

New Music Friday: June 1, 2018

We’re back with another New Music Friday! Here at WPGU, we love to highlight new songs/albums/artists that have produced some sweet tunes. Friday is typically the day when artist will drop their albums, making ...

2016 Countdown (20-11)

20. City Club - The Growlers Joining forces with the Strokes’ frontman Julian Casablancas on the release of City Club was certainly a wise choice for the Growlers. Some of their best moments happen when they f...

Monday Mixer

1. "If I Believe You" - The 1975   The 1975 were in Champaign just a few weeks ago, and this song included in their encore prompted me to write this playlist. The use of gospel in modern pop and rock m...

Monday Mixer

For my first Monday Mixer upon arriving back into the U.S. of A. I will be sharing my collection on songs I was obsessed with in Taiwan where I studied, also new ones I discovered in my travels to Japan and Sou...