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The xx – Fiction (Video)

If you want to catch The xx in concert this summer, the closest venue to Champaign-Urbana available would have to be in Detroit.  If you’re like me, and gas money is a little on the low side, hopefully this new video can suffice for the live experience.  ”Fiction” is a cut off of the band’s […]

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Monday Mixer

  I recently made a playlist of dance-y tunes for a small get-together I threw, and these are some of the tracks that I played for it.  Essentially, these are some of the tracks that I would most enjoy grooving too.  We’re not talking about the fist pump or indie sway with this list; these […]

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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 xx – Together (Audio)

The build up to The Great Gatsby in theaters is perhaps one of the most anxious feelings I’ve felt in a long time.  In order to tide you over, The xx came through once again with an excellent single off of the soundtrack.  The track, which features an emphatic string section, is one of the strongest I’ve […]

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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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The XX simplifies, yet amazes

  The XX’s previous, debut, and self-titled album was incredible. It made me realize that critiquing music based upon how “full” it sounded was something I was completely wrong about. So when I learned that The XX would be coming out with a new album, I was excited, and nervous at the same sound. Where […]

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