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The Coathangers, “Follow Me” [Free Download]

Take home this free download from The Coathangers. Tickets are still available to see them tonight at The Empty Bottle in Chicago.

04/11/2014

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Download Edward David Anderson’s Solo Debut, “Lies & Wishes”

Edward David Anderson, former Frontman of Backyard Tire Fire, is taking the solo route, releasing his debut solo album Lies & Wishes on April 29. But he is by no means alone on this endeavor, [...]

04/10/2014

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Greyhounds, “What’s On Your Mind” [Free Download]

Greyhounds cruise into town for a show tomorrow at Martyrs’. Their 2014 release, ‘Accumulator,’ is out this coming Tuesday, April 8th and you can pre-order the CD/Vinyl here. Click below for an album preview and [...]

04/03/2014

Dave Matthews Band performing on day 3 of the DMB Caravan tour in Lakeside, Chicago. July 10, 2011 (photo by Nate Azark)

Download 2 Live Recordings from Dave Matthews Band

Dave Matthews Band just released two exclusive, live recordings of songs that you can download, free, simply by retweeting the link. A live, acoustic recording of “Grey Street,” and a live, electric recording of “So [...]

WXRT–03/27/2014

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Phosphorescent Covers Dylan’s “Tomorrow Is A Long Time” [Free Download]

Phosphorescent’s Matthew Houck, still riding the wave of success from 2013′s Muchacho, has taken some time to record a fantastic cover of Bob Dylan’s “Tomorrow Is A Long Time.” The rerecording will be used as [...]

WXRT–03/27/2014

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The War On Drugs Cover “Mind Games” [Download]

A few days before The War On Drugs hit the stage at the Metro and here at XRT’s Blue Cross Blue Shield Performance Stage, the band played a gig at New York’s Bowery Ballroom. Aside [...]

03/26/2014

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Download “Since Last Wednesday” by Highasakite

There’s a new act from Norway that’s recently caught our attention: the ambient pop act Highasakite. The Norwegian quintet released their debut EP on Propeller Recordings not even a full year ago, and is set [...]

WXRT–03/21/2014

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Free Download: “Hero” Mick Jones & Paul Simonon Of The Clash + Frank Ocean & Diplo

What do you get when singer-songwriter Frank Ocean works with two members of The Clash and the producer Diplo? The answer is an unusual collaboration called “Hero,” which features The Clash’s Mick Jones and Paul Simonon. The track is part of a music series by the shoe company Converse called “Three Artists, One Song.” It’s a series that takes three artists from different genres of music to create a unique collaboration.

WXRT–03/13/2014

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The Austin 100: Free Mixtape From SXSW 2014 [Download]

Download songs you already love and find some new favorites while you’re at it! Distill the five day festival down to 100 handpicked songs in this nearly seven-hour continuous mix (all 100 songs are free for the taking to make it even sweeter).

03/07/2014

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Lucius: Free Download + Free Sample Show

Lucius, (pronounced Lou-shus) is coming to town next week, and they’re definitely making their stay worthwhile. They’re playing an XRT Free Sample Show at the Cubby Bear in Wrigleyville on Tuesday, February 25th. That’s right, [...]

WXRT–02/20/2014