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THE BIG BEAT Song of the Week: Hippo Campus - "Bambi"

More cool stuff from the Twin Cities leads the way this week.
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THE BIG BEAT Song of the Week: Kurt Vile - "Loading Zones"

Hell yeah! We have new Kurt Vile to share with you!
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THE BIG BEAT Song of the Week: Phosphorescent - "New Birth in New England"

A lovely folk-pop track courtesy of Matthew Houck leads the way this week.
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THE BIG BEAT Song of the Week: Underworld & Iggy Pop - "Get Your Shirt"

If we only had Underworld & Iggy Pop to share with you, that would be reason enough to click, but we have an additional 23 for you to sink your ears into.
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THE BIG BEAT: 2018 Lollapalooza Preview

No way we can go into Lollapalooza week without kicking out a bunch of jams from artists that you'll be seeing in Grant Park, so here we go!
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THE BIG BEAT Song of the Week: The Lemon Twigs - "Small Victories"

I can never say enough about the live show that The Lemon Twigs put on. No upcoming Chicago date to speak of at the moment, but hopefully that'll change very soon.
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THE BIG BEAT Pitchfork Music Festival Preview 2018

We preview this coming weekend's Pitchfork Music Festival while still getting to excellent new trcks from non-Pitchfork artists like The Dirty Nil, Big Red Machine, Roosevelt, King Princess and a bunch more.
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THE BIG BEAT Song of the Week: GOON - "Gay Rage"

Some fine indie rock from L.A. band GOON leads the way this week. Also making debuts on the show, Conner Youngblood, Alice Glass, Ali Barter, and more.
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THE BIG BEAT Song of the Week: Roosevelt - "Under the Sun"

Roosevelt's latest smooth jam pairs perfectly with warm summer evenings, something that we just happen to be experiencing as we debut the lead track from his forthcoming second album.
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THE BIG BEAT Song of the Week: Wild Nothing - "Letting Go"

Click for Wild Nothing, stick around for Gang of Youths, Hatchie, ODESZA/TYCHO, MorMor, Spiritualized, and tons more.
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