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In-Studio with Small Wonder and Soft Cat

Last Saturday, Henry Crawford from Small Wonder, Neil Sanzgiri from Soft Cat and Jordan Lee from Mutual Benefit stopped by WIUX to play some tunes and talk about musical collaboration and community. Small Wonder and Soft Cat recently embarked on a month-long tour with some help from Lee. These guys are creating earnest pop music with…

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Wanted on Voyage – George Ezra

Released: 1/27/2015 Stars: 6/7 Great Britain had a slew of dominating artists last year and they are starting off this year no differently. George Ezra, the singer-songwriter from the U.K, released his debut album Wanted on Voyage in the U.S about a week ago, about seven months after he released it in his home country.…

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The Avett Brothers-Emotionalism

Sentimental 7s is a new series where we look back to albums that have changed us in some way and are 7s in our hearts. In some ways, I feel personally obligated to write about Emotionalism. It’s such an important album for me (I mean, I got it permanently drawn on myself (sorry again, Mom)).…

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The Staves Release Mini Documentary in Support of If I Was

  Watford, England sweethearts Emily, Jessica, and Camilla Staveley-Taylor make up the acoustic folk trio The Staves who’s tight and intricate harmonies intertwine within their music and into your heart. In support of their sophomore studio album If I Was, produced by Bon Iver’s Justin Vernon and which comes out Feb. 2, The Staves released…

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Q&A with Nathaniel Rateliff of Night Sweats @ the Bluebird 11/12

Seven-piece soul outfit Nathaniel Rateliff and the Night Sweats will have crowds dancing this Tuesday night with Communion’s return to the Bluebird. We caught up with frontman Nathaniel for a Q&A, in which he reveals his roots, evolution as an artist, the reason why he plays and more. If you’re as big a fan of…