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Brendan Hilliard

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Brendan Hilliard's last content update – March 26, 2018, 10:25 p.m.

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What a Time to Be Alive, 2018

7.5 / 10

The world feels like it’s coming apart at the seams, some new scandal or piece of terrible news hits daily, or sometimes with even more frequency. It takes more effort ...

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Jason Isbell

The Nashville Sound, 2017

8.5 / 10

Had Jason Isbell stopped making music after his run with the Drive-By Truckers, his output would have already been legendary enough. “Outfit,” and “Goddamn Lonely Love,” alone are inches away ...

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L.A. Takedown

II (2017), 2017

7.5 / 10

You don’t need to have been to Los Angeles to best experience L.A. Takedown’s latest album, II. It’s an album that’s evocative of a time and place, though it’s one ...

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White Reaper

The World's Best American Band, 2017

8.0 / 10

You’d think that a band that titled their album The World’s Best American Band may be getting ahead of themselves. But not every band is White Reaper. They might have ...

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Pitchfork Music Festival 2017 Roundup

Music Pitchfork Music Festival 2017 Roundup

Posted July 21, 2017, 8:32 a.m.

Pitchfork Music Festival descended on Chicago’s Union Park for the thirteenth straight year (their "curation" of 2005’s Intonation Music Festival notwithstanding) for what’s turning into a third ...

Top Five Acts We're Excited About at Pitchfork 2017

Music Top Five Acts We're Excited About at Pitchfork 2017

Posted July 11, 2017, 2:23 p.m.
The Set List

Pitchfork Music Festival returns to Union Park in Chicago for it's twelfth year (except 2005's "Intonation Music Festival" tag) July 14-16. As usual, it's three full days ...

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Pitchfork 2017 lineup announced

Shows Pitchfork 2017 lineup announced

Posted April 7, 2017, 2:42 p.m.

Pitchfork Music Festival returns again for another year to Chicago’s Union Park, Friday July 14 to Sunday July 16. Headliners include LCD Soundsystem, A Tribe Called Quest and Solange ...

Three-day passes are available for $175. Single day tickets are $75. New this year is Pitchfork + PLUS, where attendees can upgrade tickets for premium food vendors and drinks air conditioned bathrooms and come and go re-entry access among other perks. 
Visit their website for a full list of performers and tickets information.

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