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15 OF OUR FAVORITE MUSIC VIDEOS: JULY 2018

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ALBUM REVIEW: PHANTASTIC FERNITURE, ‘PHANTASTIC FERNITURE’

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GALLERY: PITCHFORK MUSIC FESTIVAL 2018 (UNION PARK / CHICAGO, IL)

[spb_text_block animation=”none” animation_delay=”0″ simplified_controls=”yes” custom_css_percentage=”no” padding_vertical=”0″ padding_horizontal=”0″ margin_vertical=”0″ custom_css=”margin-top: 0px;margin-bottom: 0px;” border_size=”0″ border_styling_global=”default” width=”1/1″ el_position=”first last”] For attendees of Pitchfork Music Festival in Chicago last weekend, two questions hung with heavy anticipation: 1) how am I going to make it to all the sets I want to see? And 2)

SOFAR SOUNDS KC 026 RECAP: THAMES, JO, KENYA WOODS

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CONVERSATIONS: BAY FACTION

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LIVE REVIEW + GALLERY: CLOVES, GRETA VAN FLEET (STAGE AE / PITTSBURGH, PA)

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8 MUSIC VIDEOS TO KICKSTART YOUR WANDERLUST

[spb_text_block animation=”none” animation_delay=”0″ simplified_controls=”yes” custom_css_percentage=”no” padding_vertical=”0″ padding_horizontal=”0″ margin_vertical=”0″ custom_css=”margin-top: 0px;margin-bottom: 0px;” border_size=”0″ border_styling_global=”default” width=”1/1″ el_position=”first last”] It’s the middle of the summer, so those of you who haven’t quite gotten your way and headed out of town yet should probably start planning. The good news is, musicians seem to have

CONVERSATIONS: CARRY ILLINOIS

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GALLERY: PARAMORE, FOSTER THE PEOPLE (STARLIGHT THEATRE / KANSAS CITY, MO)

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7 THINGS WE LOVED ABOUT 80/35

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