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Meg Myers at Lollapalooza 2014 (EXCLUSIVE)

CJ and Stella headed out to Lollapalooza to enjoy the festivities and talk to some of the amazing acts! Check out Stella’s interview with Meg Myers below!

STELLA: Hi, I’m Stella from WBRU, and I’m

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Phantogram at Lollapalooza 2014 (EXCLUSIVE)

CJ and Stella headed out to Lollapalooza to enjoy the festivities and talk to some of the amazing acts! Check out CJ’s interview with Phantogram below!

CJ: Hi, everybody, I’m CJ from WBRU, live from Lollapalooza with Phantogram! How are you guys doing?

JOSH: Good!

CJ: So we have Sarah, and Josh, and, uh, long time, no see! We just saw you guys in Providence, kicking off our Dunkin’ Donuts Summer Concert Series… it was a great show!

SARAH: Oh, yeah, it was a blast. It was fun, tons of people showed up.

CJ: Yeah, there was a great audience. And you know, I’m always interested, when I go to more electronic concerts, because, you know, you never know what you’re going to ge

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GROUPLOVE w/ CJ at Lollapalooza 2014

CJ and Stella headed out to Lollapalooza to enjoy the festivities and talk to some of the amazing acts! Check out CJ’s interview with GROUPLOVE below!

CJ: Hi, I’m CJ from WBRU, coming at you live from Lollapalooza, and I’m here with some of the members of Grouplove! What’s up, guys?

GROUPLOVE: What’s up!

HANNAH: It’s great to be here!

CJ: So, this is not your first time here?

CHRISTIAN: Yeah, we were here 3 years ago in 2011.

CJ: So, what was the motivation to come back?

HANNAH: We just couldn’t fight it!

CJ: You guys play a lot of festivals! Is that intentional, or just how it works out?

CHRISTIAN: We’re just fortunate enough to be ab

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Home BRU’d Presents: The Low Anthem

The Low Anthem stopped by WBRU for our latest Home BRU'd session to promote their appearance at the 7th Annual ConserFest on Block Island the weekend of August 9th and 10th! Sail away on the Block Island Ferry and check out this awesome event to raise awareness about Block Island Conservancy!

Here are some excerpts of their time with us, where we learned that Jeffrey can't hold back his passion for Ozzie Smith, Ben puts safety first, and that no one is quite ready to utilize the moon as marketing space.

It'll all make sense, we promise.

above: The Low Anthem performing "Pe

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Chatting with CHVRCHES (Lollapalooza 2014)

CJ and Stella headed out to Lollapalooza to enjoy the festivities and talk to some of the amazing acts! Check out CJ's interview with CHVCHES below!

CJ: Hey everybody I’m CJ from WBRU coming to you live from Lollapalooza with Chvrches. I have Martin and Ian.

Martin: Yeah, we don

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We're proud to present Hamilton Leithauser as our first Exposure Featured Artist!
We're proud to present Hamilton Leithauser as our first Exposure Featured Artist!
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Exposure Featured Artist: Hamilton Leithauser

There are so many talented musicians out there to be exposed to, so WBRU decided to bring some of them into the studio so they could show us what they got!

Hamilton Leithauser stopped by our station to sing his single and chat about debuting a solo album after 14 years of being in a band, his set at Newport Folk Fest, and what being a dad on tour is like

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Stella met up with Hozier backstage at Newport Folk Fest to ask a few questions!
Stella met up with Hozier backstage at Newport Folk Fest to ask a few questions!
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WBRU Interviews Hozier!

Between the Newport Folk Fest and Beck's performance at the Providence Performing Arts Center (surprisingly feat. Jack White and Sean Lennon), it was a phenomenal weekend for live music in Rhode Island

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Category: Articles, Interviews, Music
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Home Bru’d Presents: The ‘Mericans

The 'Mericans stopped by for our latest Home Bru'd Session! Check out all the behind the scenes footage and mark your calendars for THIS FRIDAY when The 'Mericans will hit the stage with Sleeper Agent!

 

Above is "What to Wear" off the groups 2007 album, "Where All Dead Leaves Go." If you

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12 Cuts 7/25/2014

12. The Black Keys - Fever

11. Lorde - Team

10. Joywave (feat. KOPPS) - Tongues

9. Coldplay - Magic

8. Phantogram - Black Out Days

7. Magic! - Rude

6. Alt-J - Left Hand Free

5. Arctic Monkeys - Why'd You Only Call Me When You're High

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SOMEKINDAWONDERFUL In-Studio and LIVE at the Met!

The Met Midsummer Night’s Dream and WBRU were proud to bring SOMEKINDAWONDERFUL to the Met for a FREE show last Thursday. If you missed out or couldn't win your free tickets, you don't have to feel left out! We have the exclusive back-stage photos and live in-studio appearance all right here!

 

The band stopped by the studio for an interview and live performance with Steve Olsen and we had a blast! Missed it on-air or want to relive the occasion? Exclusive video here:

 

Also check out the bands exclusive take on their "Road to Radio" below!

 

We then headed over to The Met to see the group live with the Can't Nots! Exclusive photo recap below!

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