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Daft Punk Debuts New Song, ‘Get Lucky’

We’ve yet to hit our first 70 degree day of the year in Chicago and already we have “the song of the summer” on our hands, according to many.  Daft Punk rumors are flying around […]

WXRT–04/21/2013

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Phoenix & R. Kelly Perform at Coachella

While we wait for music festivals a little bit closer to home (Bonnaroo, Lollapalooza, Pitchfork), we can enjoy the tweets, video and reports from places like Coachella.  The southern California festival went even bigger recently […]

WXRT–04/15/2013

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Radio.com Essentials: Are Foals On The Brink Of Something Big?

For their latest record, Holy Fire, Foals have made a lot of moves. They’ve been upstreamed in the U.S. from Sub Pop Records to Warner Brothers. They signed with Q Prime management, the firm behind […]

04/11/2013

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Radio.com Essentials: Phoenix’s Long Road To Coachella Headliner

At first Phoenix might have seemed like an unlikely choice to headline this year’s Coachella Festival, but the combination of great songs and a stellar live show proves the band is more than ready for top billing. We explore in this episode of Radio.com Essentials.

04/11/2013

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Radio.com Essentials: Ben Howard Strums His Way Into The Spotlight

Ben Howard may not be a household name just yet, but a big tour with Mumford & Sons, two BRIT Awards for Best Male Solo Artist and British Breakthrough Act and a slot at this […]

04/11/2013

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Radio.com Inside Out: Coachella Goes Old School For 2013

“It’s my 1995 dream.” That’s what Entertainment Weekly Senior Editor Leah Greenblatt told Radio.com about the headliners for this year’s Coachella. Indeed, the Red Hot Chili Peppers, Blur and the Stone Roses all had albums […]

04/11/2013

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Lou Reed Drops Off Coachella

If you’re making the trek out to Indio, Cal. for Coachella with the aim of seeing the legendary Lou Reed perform, you may want to make other arrangements. The former Velvet Underground frontman has cancelled […]

03/27/2013

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Yeah Yeah Yeahs Premiere Provocative & Twisted ‘Sacrilege’ Video: Watch

The Yeah Yeah Yeahs continue their march towards Mosquito, the band’s first new album in four years with a thought-provoking music video for the lead single, “Sacrilege.” Featuring model turned actress Lily Cole (she starred […]

03/26/2013

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Phoenix To Premiere First Single From ‘Bankrupt’ Monday

The French band responsible for alternative smashes “1901” and “Lisztomania,” from their GRAMMY-winning Wolfgang Amadeus Phoenix, officially announced today that they will release the first single from their new album on Monday, February 18 around […]

02/15/2013

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The Postal Service Returns! [Listen]

If you go way back with Death Cab For Cutie, then you know all about Ben Gibbard‘s side project, The Postal Service.  Ben, along with Jimmy Tamborello, released an album back in 2003 (Give Up) […]

WXRT–02/15/2013

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