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    About A Band: Georgia

    For  years, Georgia Barnes sat behind the kit as a session drummer for everyone from Kate Tempest to JUCE. But she wasn't meant to stay...

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    UO Happenings: Meet Halsey in NYC

     Attention new Americana: To celebrate the release of her debut album, Badlands, we’re offering up a free trip for two to hang with...

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    Record Collector: Nick Gazin

    For Nick Gazin, his path in life has been surprisingly straightforward. “You grow up going to shows, you buy records, and then you...

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    Featured Brands: Caeden

    Nora Levinson jokes that she walked into her college career fair guessing that, as she puts it, “should make an effort to get a job.”...

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    About A Band: Albert Hammond Jr.

    Albert Hammond Jr. has an air about him you can hear through the phone. He’s so excited to talk about the new things in his life—the...

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    Record Collector: Andrew Thomas Reid

    When you throw a bunch of bands together in a house, you never know the kind of creative madness that is going to ensue. But in the case of...

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    Photo Diary: Sunflower Bean

    Sunflower Bean may have been one of the most buzzed-about bands at this year's Northside Festival (the Brooklyn-based trio played their...

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    UO TV Behind the Scenes: Tanlines & Alex Karpovsky

    For the 22nd installment of the UO Music Video Series, we had Alex Karpovsky (Girls) and Teddy Blanks reimagine the Tanlines duo in an...

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    Photo Diary: Shamir

    Shamir Bailey goes by one name now, like Madonna, he’s young, like his labelmates Jai Paul and King Krule, and his voice has been...

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    Tech Check: PicoPro Phone Projector

    The PicoPro Phone Projector has a ton of uses, but most important is its ability to turn your studio apartment, backyard or bedroom wall...

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    Record Collector: Crista Simiriglia

    As the manager of the Brooklyn psych-rock trio Sunflower Bean, Crista Simiriglia has turned hanging out with her friends a full-time job. ...

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    About A Band: Knxwledge

    “I go by Knxwledge, beatmaker.”That’s how Glen Booth kicks off our interview—but if the past year’s any indicator, he soon...

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    Record Collector: Saara Untracht-Oakner

    You could say that Saara Untracht-Oakner is living the life that every teenager dreams of. “Drawing, painting, skateboarding, and playing...

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    UO Mixtape: Volume 8

    The latest edition of our monthly cassette tape was made for beach days and summer nights—think sun-soaked tracks by Knxwledge...

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    Featured Brands: Crosley

    It’s been nearly a century since Powel Crosley released his first product—a radio called the Harko, which he put out in 1920—but the...

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    UO Now Playing: Indie-pendence

    Our latest streamable playlist—featuring our favorite new releases from all-indie artists—gives you plenty of reasons to...

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    Tech Check: Boombotix

    Any avid biker knows the feeling: You’re out for a ride, headphones on and music pumping, when suddenly a car you didn’t hear coming...

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    Photo Diary: Pooneh Ghana

    Working as a music photographer, traveling from one festival to the next? Yeah, that’s basically the dream—and Pooneh Ghana’s living...

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    About A Band: Hudson Mohawke

    You may not know who 29-year-old Ross Birchard is, but you’ve likely heard his stage name—Hudson Mohawke—before, and you’ve...

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    UO Music Video Series: Tanlines

    Ever wonder what your life would be like if you made different key decisions?That’s exactly what the new music video from...