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THE BIG BEAT Song of the Week: Cloud Nothings - "Leave Him Now"

Cloud Nothings lead the way this week, but don't sleep on the other 25 tracks that I've put a ton of blood, sweat, and tears into tracking down for you.
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THE BIG BEAT Song of the Week: Lana Del Rey - "Mariners Apartment Complex"

The voice of Lana Del Rey is featured not once, but twice this week (more Lana is always better).
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THE BIG BEAT Song of the Week: Thom Yorke - "Suspirium"

Sounds like it could be a really good, unreleased Radiohead track, but it's Thom on his own with our first taste of his 'Suspiria' score.
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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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