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Jason Isbell & The 400 Unit

Listen to latest from Jason Isbell & The 400 Unit, Kaleo, & more.

The best in new music on WXRT.
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The Who Debut Two New Songs During Intimate Acoustic Show

The Who performed their songs "Break The News" and "She Rocked My World" from their latest album Who for the first time.
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Rick Moranis

Rick Moranis To Star In 'Honey, I Shrunk The Kids' Reboot

For the first time since 1997 Rick Moranis will be appearing in a live-action film. Even better? It will be a role in the upcoming Honey, I Shrunk The Kids reboot.
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Julian Casablancas of The Strokes performs at Governors Ball on June 3, 2016

Watch The Strokes Cover Talking Heads

Bernie Sanders has quite the fan base of indie rock musicians. Last week, Vampire Weekend and Bon Iver played his Get Out The Vote rally in Iowa, and this week, The Strokes played his rally in New Hampshire. The band has also just announced they’ll be releasing a new album called The New Abnormal...
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Dave Grohl of Foo Fighters performs live in concert.

Dave Grohl Confirms Foo Fighters Have Finished New Record

Dave Grohl confirmed the Foo Fighters are finished making a new album.
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Wilco performs onstage during day 2 of the 2013 Bonnaroo Music & Arts Festival

14 Bands with Songs About Themselves

It’s kind of goofy when a band chooses to write an autobiographical song. My earliest recollection of this would be watching The Monkees sing “(Theme From) The Monkees” on t.v., and how perfectly the song and the lyrics fit the band. But what about when there’s not a show intro to write for? We end...
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"Are You Looking After Yourself" - Terri's Song Of The Day

Anytime some old fart (maybe 20 years younger than you) tells you that music is no good these days just answer two words. Courtney. Barnett.
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5 Best & Worst Songs To Play For Your Significant Other For Valentine's Day

Here are the best and worst songs you could play for your partner this Valentine's Day.
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Morrissey performs at Ravinia Festival in 2019.

Morrissey, Bauhaus, Blondie, Devo, And More To Play Massive California Festival

Fans of new wave and goth rock will want to mark Saturday, May 2nd down on their calendars as the producers behind Coachella just announced a massive one-day festival. Cruel World is set to take place on 5/2 at the Dignity Health Sports Park in Carson, California and boasts an impressive lineup...
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Dave Pirner of Soul Asylum

Your Guide to Valentine's Day Concerts in Chicago

If you're still looking for something to do with your special someone this Valentine's Day, take a look at our guide to the loveliest concerts happening around Chicago this Friday:
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