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Stuth is a little bit of a douche ;)
Stuth is a little bit of a douche ;)

Exposure 1/13

The Kooks, "Bad Habit"
Delta Spirit, "From Now On"
Aphex Twin, "mini-pops 67"
Smallpools, "Karaoke"
Rubblebucket, "Sound of Erasing
POP ETC., "Running In Circles"
Caribou, "Silver"
White Prism, "Patience"
alt -J, "Every Other Freckle"
Hozier, "Angel of Small Death and the Codeine Scene"
Stu Larson, "Thirteen Sad Farewells"
Jamestown Revival, "California"
Milky Chance, "Stunner"



Exposure, 1/6

Lucky here, picking out some favorite tracks for a snowy January night.  Why two alt-J tracks? (other than that they're that great)-- I messed up and hit the wrong track the first time, but Nara is too good of a song to pass up.  Also

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Exposure, 9/4

It's Lucky, back in Providence after a long time tramping on the other side of the world.  Some new music for me, as well as you:

  1. "Easy Money" - Johnny Marr
  2. "Funny" - Black Lips
  3. "Repeat Pleasure" - How to Dress Well
  4. "Love is a Madness" - No Sinner
  5. "Be Mine" - Meiko
  6. "Time to Dance" - The Jezabels
  7. "Fuckabout" - Drenge
  8. "Thirteen Sad Farewells" - Stu Larsen
  9. "Hopeless" - Clockwise
  10. "G#" - Kitten
  11. "Love Myself" - Mad Caddies
  12. "Swimming Pool Blues" - Miniature Tigers
  13. "Monsters Calling Home" - Run River North
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Icy Exposure (Tuesday 1/7)

Music to keep you warm on one of the coldest days of the year so far. Only the best, of course, so add these tracks to your repertoire.
Jagwar Ma - "Uncertainty"
Mikhael Paskalev - "Jive Babe"
Grouplove - "Why'd You Have To Go"
Bad Suns - "Cardiac Arrest"
Watsky - "Sloppy Seconds"
Gibraltar - "Death Rays"
Edward Sharpe and the Magnetic Zeroes - "Better Days"
Deer Tick - "The Dream's in the Ditch"
Static Jacks - "Wallflowers"
Goldspot - "The Border Line"
The Postal Service - "A Tattered Line of String"
The Front Bottoms - "Skeleton"
The National - "Don't Swallow The Cap"
Arctic Monkeys - "Mad Sounds"

Stay warm, people

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Category: Exposure Playlists
When you don't have to drive anywhere, it's beautiful.
When you don't have to drive anywhere, it's beautiful.

Exposure 12/17

Playlist for this snowy Tuesday evening, a la Lucky:

Bad Suns - "Cardiac Arrest"

Dr. Dog - "Broken Heart"

Man Man - "Head On"

STRFKR - "While I'm Alive"

Daft Punk - "Giorgio by Moroder"

Purity Ring - "Fineshrine"

Kate Nash - "Fri-end?"

Stars - "Hold On When You Get Love"

Daughter - "Youth"

Bastille - "Bad Blood"

Washed Out - "Weightless"

Category: Exposure Playlists
I was eating a banana so we thought this was appropriate.
I was eating a banana so we thought this was appropriate.

Exposure 12/11

Lucky here, spinning a playlist of favorites and top songs.  Download away.

  1. Robert Delong - "Global Concepts"
  2. Sleigh Bells - "Bitter Rivals"
  3. Arcade Fire - "Here Comes the Night Time II"
  4. Flume - "Sleepless"
  5. The Wombats - "Your Body is a Weapon"
  6. Portugal. the Man - "Modern Jesus"
  7. Tennis - "Small Sound"

Today in the ’90s: March 25th

To kick off WBRU’s 90’s week, we bloggers are bringing you all of the greatest news from the annals of music history, one day at a time. Today, March 25th has some interesting news from that great decade to reminisce about

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The Rare Occasions Interview at WBRU

The Rare Occasions joined DJ Nico in the booth last Friday night and graced our airwaves with their presence and excellent insight on their music and general information on the band. Here's a picture of the band relaxing with Nico in between on-air breaks

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Up and Coming New Artists: Midi Matilda

Here’s some new music you might be interested in. It’s Midi Matilda, an up and coming new band from San Francisco, California who have been touring in support of Dirty Heads and Shiny Toy Guns, along with Oh No Fiasco

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ALBUM: Gossamer from Passion Pit

I’ve been anticipating Passion Pit’s sophomore album, Gossamer, for a long time, and by that I mean after eating up every track on Manners and then looking around for more.  Not to mention that frontman Michael Angelakos described the new stuff as a “fantastic, exciting, beautiful, gorgeous record,” further raising my expectations.  And since the

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