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    Record Collector: Kill Rock Stars

    Spanning the riot grrrl anthems of Bikini Kill to the gentle introspection of singer-songwriter Elliott Smith, a quartet of albums from...

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    About A Band: River Tiber

    That elusive voice you hear woven perfectly throughout the second half of Drake’s “No Tellin”’ isn’t a backup choir or happy...

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    Record Collector: Yai Cecream

    There is a mural in Phoenix, Arizona that features a trio of colorful, otherworldly cartoon creatures stacked in a totem. It’s bright...

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    About A Band: Hoops

    Photos by Anna Powell TeeterFront-to-back, Hoops’ self-titled EP, their debut for Fat Possum, takes less than 20 minutes to listen to...

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    UO Mixtape: Volume 16

    Before the world turned digital, mixtapes were the one surefire way to put every facet of your personality into one place. You could listen...

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    Virtual Realities: Then and Now

    It’s almost too good to be true: technology has allowed us to travel to far-off, or even imagined, places without leaving the comfort of...

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    UO Interviews: Paul Bergen

    When an image is iconic, it stays with you, forever etched into your memory. A commanding David Bowie outfitted in glam Ziggy Stardust...

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    UO Interviews: Klip Collective

    From the outside, the Edward W. Bok Technical High School in South Philadelphia looks exactly that - a high school. On the inside, the...

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    About A Band: Eliphino

    To celebrate today's launch of our exclusive merchandise from Justin Bieber's Purpose Tour, we’re throwing major parties at Herald Square...

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    UO Music: The Tour Scrapbook

    If there’s anyone who understands the photo opportunities of the road it’s CJ Harvey. As a touring photographer and day-to-day for...

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    Photo Diary: Daniel Topete

    Once in awhile, Daniel Topete likes to see what it’s like on the other side. The Brooklyn-based photographer hates being in front of the...

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    About: The Foxgrove

    Photos by Nina WesterveltFrom the Manhattan street, 43 West 29th looks like a bodega. There’s a set of stairs that take you from the...

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    UO Music: Foals, AlunaGeorge and more at Panorama Festival

    This past weekend, fans flocked to Randall’s Island Park in NYC for the inaugural Panorama Festival. We had the chance to sit down and...

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    About A Band: Vita And The Woolf

    “How late was I?” Jennifer Pague asks her bandmate, Adam Shumski. It’s a Tuesday morning and Jennifer sips a homemade smoothie in her...

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    Record Collector: DJ Mel

    Mel Sandico thought he was about to get his big break. Twenty years ago, the young Austin-based DJ was approached on 6th Street by a few...

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    UO Music: Swans and Synchronized Dancing at Pitchfork Music Festival

    There may not be anything more perfect than a Chicago summer. The bike friendly streets, the baseball, the music festivals, the hot dogs...

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    About A Band: OMNI

    The Goat Farm Arts Center in Atlanta, Georgia has appeared on both big screens and small when it was used for filming in The Hunger Games:...

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    Tour Diary: Minor Victories

    Lead photo by Sally Lockey, photos by Brian Sweeney and Minor VictoriesThe debut album from UK outfit Minor Victories had been completed...

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    UO Interviews: Kim Taylor Bennett

    A camera-shy person wouldn't paint their face green to host a live video premiere of Shrek the Third and ask Justin Timberlake if he was...

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    About A Band: Sur Back

    Caroline Sans’ mother frequently jokes that her daughter started dancing before she could walk. Caroline, though, estimates she was about...