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    About A Band: Sunflower Bean

    Photos by Nina WesterveltWe met up with Sunflower Bean in Brooklyn on a gray Wednesday. The band piled out of an SUV with their manager...

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    Record Collector: Maya Eslami

    In 2009, The 13th Floor Elevators’ 1967 sophomore album Easter Everywhere was re-released on Charly Records, mostly because original...

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    UO Music Interview Series: Empress Of

    When Lorely Rodriguez was tasked with coming up with a name for her synth-pop project, she thought back on a hazy night, sitting on her...

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    About A Band: The Abigails

    “At that point in my life, I didn’t know that somebody could be into their 30’s and still be hanging out and going to shows,” said...

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    UO DIY: Valentine's Day Mixtape

    As we all know—whether you're already there or have still some work to do—the quickest way into someone’s heart is a sweet mixtape...

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    UO Music: Couples That Rock

    Couples come in all shapes and sizes and sexes and species. Sometimes, they are not even of this world. To celebrate Valentine's Day, we've...

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    UO Now Playing: #LoveUO

    If you’re really really good at Valentine’s Day, you might already have some of the tracks below queued up on your love’s very own...

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    UO Music: Following Tennis at Sea

    When 12-year-old Alaina Moore wrote down her bucket list—borrowing from books she'd read about sword fights and other romantic...

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    UO Music: Shooting Shows with Instant Film

    “Just don’t be creepy." That's what music photographer Faith Silva’s advice is to anyone interested in doing what she does. But it's...

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    About A Band: Hinds

    Photos by Mitchell Wojcik“C’mon, how could that be a good thing?” asks Ana Perrote about overusing the words "girl" and "group"...

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    Tech Check: Resolution Tech

    Instead of that fancy gym membership you swear you’ll utilize or a mental list of ways you’ll reach self-betterment, these tech items...

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    UO Now Playing: Workout Mix

    From Jay-Z and Justice to the UK club hits of Years & Years, these albums are sure to get you in the right headspace to work up a sweat...

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    UO Music: Staying Healthy on the Road with Waters

    Sara DaMert has an old photo from the first tour she went on with her brother, Brian, and friend, Greg Sellin. In it, the guys are touching...

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    UO Now Playing: New Year's Eve Party

    If you've ever been tasked as the person making the playlist to take an entire party into the next year, you know how much pressure it is...

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    Tech Check: Health Tech

    From a jump rope that syncs with your phone to a glowing bedside orb that tracks your sleep, these are the futuristic gadgets that will...

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    UO Music: Best Music Videos of 2015

    Justin Bieber "Where Are Ü Now"The idea behind this video—we think—is that Justin Bieber feels he must reconcile for his past sins by...

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    Tech Check: Best of Tech 2015

    You really didn’t think you could end the year without another best-of list, right? In lieu of top songs, movies or pop culture moments...

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    UO Music: Best Album Art of 2015

    15. Tame Impala - CurrentsIn case we haven't said it enough, this was our favorite album of the year in terms of content. And the artwork...

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    UO Music: Best Albums of 2015

    Here it is: our complete list of albums churned out in the past 365 days that we just cannot stop listening to. Read below and you'll find...

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    UO Now Playing: Best of 2015

    We've been obsessing over this list all year, playing figurative chess with all of its little pieces and intricacies, numbering and...