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Bill Callahan – Drover

Bill Callahan has been around for some time creating some of the most inventive DIY folk recordings. This is the initial song off of his new album entitled Apocalypse released off of Drag City Records. In Drover he sings about embracing the west, leading cattle, and manning up to this wild wild country. [Audio clip: view more »

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Ponytail – Honey Touches

This is a new track from Ponytail’s album Do Whatever You Want All of the Time. Ponytail is a five piece group based on the spazzy guitar riffs and creative stylings from Baltimore. Ponytail was named in 2007 as the “Best Live Band”  by the Baltimore City Paper. They have toured with groups such as more »

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Robin Pecknold – I’m Losing Myself (Ft. Ed Droste)

[Audio clip: view full post to listen] Robin Pecknold, the lead singer of Fleet Foxes posted a link to three new downloadable songs today via Twitter. This one features Ed Droste of Grizzly Bear. He also made note that these are not Fleet Foxes songs.

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KRUI at Mission Creek Music Festival

The Mission Creek Music Festival is back! KRUI will be hosting two shows at Mission Creek this year. Come Celebrate KRUI’s Birthday at Gabes on Monday March 28th: Rubblebucket – From Brooklyn, NY with a new record coming out in the Spring, “Rubblebucket sounds like a kaleidoscope looks — a continually changing pattern of ebullient more »

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Panda Bear – Last Night at The Jetty

This is Animal Collective’s member Panda Bear’s new track from forthcoming album entitled Tomboy. The album is set to be released on April 12th on Paw Tracks. [Audio clip: view full post to listen]

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Interview: Dan Deacon – 2/12/11


Drew Ingersoll the Music Director for KRUI interviewed Dan Deacon prior to our website launch party on February 12th, 2011. This took place in the back seat of a car heading from the airport in Moline, IL to Iowa City, IA.

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Photos: KRUI Underground w/ The Wailers

The Wailers KRUI Underground

By Drew Ingersoll We had the pleasure of having the Wailers stop by for an intimate KRUI Underground session with us at Public Space One on Saturday, February 5th before taking stage at The Blue Moose Tap House. The crowd varied from young children to older adults who all experienced the interview by KRUI’s own more »

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Top 30: 2/8/11

Rank Artist Recording Label User Supplied Version 1 IRON AND WINE Kiss Each Other Clean Warner Bros. 2 SMITH WESTERNS Dye It Blond Fat Possum 3 TENNIS Cape Dory Fat Possum 4 NO JOY Ghost Blonde Mexican Summer 5 DESTROYER Kaputt Merge 6 ELVIS COSTELLO National Ransom Hear 7 DEERHOOF Deerhoof Vs. Evil Polyvinyl 8 more »

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Preview: KRUI Launch Party w/ Dan Deacon

Dan Deacon will be headlining our Logo and Website Launch Party this Saturday. Find out why we think this show simply cannot be missed.

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Stream the New James Blake and Toro Y Moi Albums Now

Stream the new Toro Y Moi album, Underneath the Pine here. UK electronic song writer’s debut Tep and The Logic here. Enjoy!

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