• UO Happenings: Afterfest Chicago Recap

    At this time last year we were holding our first ever Afterfest in the ever-charming Chicago, and now this year, with a few more successful...

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    About a Band: Liars

    Before heading out to Chicago and hitting the stage at our next Afterfest, we wanted to catch up with Liars’ guitarist Aaron Hemphill to...

  • UO Happenings: Afterfest Making Time Chicago

    Chicago, listen up! We're excited to announce that for this year's Afterfest our friends Liars and Vatican Shadow will be performing at The...

  • Chicago: Meet Lil BUB!

    Have you been dreaming of meeting BUB? Tomorrow, October 10, is your chance! Beautiful, angelic BUB, the best cat on the planet, will be...

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    AFTERFEST Recap

    On Friday night we had our first ever Making Time Afterfest at The Mid in Chicago and everyone had a blast! Even though it started pouring...

  • Look Of The Week: Ashley Otis

    Introduce yourself!My name is Ashley Otis! I'm from Detroit, Michigan but I've been attending school in Chicago for 3 years, studying...

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    Afterfest Presents Making Time

    Come join us Friday, July 19 in Chicago for #AFTERFEST at The Mid (306 N. Halsted St.) with Chromatics, Classixx (live!), and OPTIMO, as...

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    Charli XCX "I Want It That Way"

    Just in case you need further proof as to why Charli XCX is the best, here she is covering The Backstreet Boys...

  • Look Of The Week: Anna Rafferty

    Hi Anna! What do you do at UO?Hello, blog team!  I am the women's department manager at Urban Outfitters on Rush St. in Chicago's magical...

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    Interview: Wild Belle

    Brother and sister team Natalie and Elliot Bergman are the duo behind the band Wild Belle, and they take the stage at Coachella for the...

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    Pitchfork 2013

    The full Pitchfork lineup was announced! Do you guys see what this means?! Solange, Sky Ferreira and MIA are all going to be in the same...

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    Lollapalooza 2013?

    According to the internet, the Lollapalooza lineup for this year has leaked. Oh shit! Looks like a pretty decent lineup, so if you want a...

  • Smith Westerns: "Varsity"

    One of the acts I'm most excited to see at Coachella this year is Smith Westerns, who are back with "Varsity" off their new album Soft Will...

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    Pitchfork Festival Announces Headliners

    Pitchfork has announced the headliners for Pitchfork Festival and they are (drumroll please): Björk, R. Kelly and Belle and Sebastian...

  • Winter Getaway

    StyleSeek and company took a squad of friends to Camp Wandawega for a weekend of maxing and relaxing. They took plenty of photos—how...

  • Obama Thanks Campaign Staff

    Barack Obama is the best. After winning the election on Tuesday he gave a short speech to his campaign staff, thanking them for all their...

  • The UO Nice List: Tavi Gevinson

    We spoke with UO Nice List participant Tavi Gevinson, founder of Rookie Mag and accomplisher of the wildest of teenage dreams, to get her...

  • Lana Wachowski's HRC Visibility Award Acceptance Speech

    You should watch the awe-inspiring acceptance speech from Lana Wachowski (co-director of The Matrix) after winning the Visibility Award...

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    Lollapalooza 2012

    Our Marketing Coordinator, Vanessa W., went to Lollapalooza for the first time last weekend and lived to tell the story. Read about her...

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    Pitchfork Festival 2012 #FESTEVER Picture Winners

    Two weekends ago, we asked you to show us your #FESTEVER photos from the 2012 Pitchfork Music Festival for a chance to win a $100 Gift Card...