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    About A Band: Alex Winston

    Like many kids, Alex Winston was introduced to music at a young age. Unlike many kids, her introduction included opera training and access...

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    UO Now Playing: Road Trip

    Every good road trip has a starting point and an end point. But every great road trip? There’s usually a pitch-perfect playlist...

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    Record Collector: Hot Chip

    With a 15-year history and five albums already to their name, Hot Chip has proven to be a band with some serious staying power—and this...

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    About A Band: Tanlines

    Tanlines is a band whose name instantly conjures up images of bikinis and the beach—so it’s not surprising, then, that this New York...

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    UO Guide: My Morning Jacket

    Sixteen years as a band means many things: dozens of songs, a handful of albums, and enough miles on the road to rival that of a truck...

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    UO Mixtape: Volume 6

    There’s arguably no better place to listen to a cassette tape than in your beat-up-but-never-gonna-get-rid-of-it ’87 Volvo (or whatever...

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    About a Band: Hop Along

    Press "Play" on Painted Shut (Saddle Creek), the sophomore release from Hop Along, and the first thing you’ll be struck with is lead...

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    Record Collector: Vaadat Charigim

    Vaadat Charigim’s story is an international one: Singer and guitarist Yuval Haring moved from Israel to Berlin and, after getting bored...

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    About A Band: Passion Pit

    The rise to stardom—for many people—can take the course of an entire lifetime to achieve. Other times, it comes all too quickly. Within...

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    UO Exclusive: Clueless Soundtrack Release

    Believe it or not, it's been 20 years since Clueless first came out. 20 years of "rollin' with the homies" references. 20 years of "You're...

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    About A Band: TOPS

    In the summer of 2014 a song popped up that we found ourselves obsessing over. That song was "Change of Heart" by TOPS, a band from...

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    UO Interviews: Paul Cocksedge

    Music may have gone digital these days, but nobody can deny the charm of an old-school speaker. After learning that more than 10,000...

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    About A Band: Courtney Barnett

    Hailing from Australia, Courtney Barnett has taken the world by storm over the last few months. Her debut LP, Sometimes I Sit And Think...

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    About A Band: George Fitzgerald

    If there’s anyone who knows how to get the party started, it’s George FitzGerald. Throughout his career as a DJ and producer, the...

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    About A Band: Lower Dens

    Good music is good music. But after a while so much of the same thing will make the best of music sound bland, boring, and overdone. Escape...

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    UO Live: Portland

    Portland! For the final stop on our amazing month of music with UO Live, we headed to the Pacific Northwest for a show with Mimicking Birds...

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    About A Band: Wild Ones

    Portland band Wild Ones is the perfect example of how modern local music scenes work when at their best. If a city is bustling with musical...

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    UO Live: Omaha with Twinsmith

    All March long, we're focusing on all the amazing musicians and live  music events happening all over the country, and to celebrate some...

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    About: Will Patterson

    Last year, Austin musician and sound engineer Will Patterson found a listing for an old grain mill in Coupland, TX, a town with a...

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    UO Live: Athens

    All March long, we're focusing on the amazing musicians and live events all over the country, and to kick it off, we've put together our...