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Linkin Park Member Mike Shinoda is Uncertain About the Band’s Future

Linkin Park frontman and lead singer Chester Bennington tragically committed suicide almost a year ago. Surviving members are still making sense of his death, including fellow frontman, Mike Shinoda. Bennington’s death has even brought uncertainty to the band’s future. Shinoda recently sat down with Rolling Stone, during which he said: “I’m used to hearing the songs in a […]

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The Electronic Festival of Chicago

For three days straight on the weekend of June 8, the city of Chicago was filled with deep beats, pop-inspired melodies, and bass that reverberated through the streets. This is Spring Awakening, Chicago’s premiere electronic music festival. Located in Addams/Medill Park, the festival attracted concert goers far beyond the city limits to include residents from […]

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Spectoral – Love Somebody + Q&A

Spectoral’s sprawling “Love Somebody Else” is a pop record built upon the idea of representing the natural world with synthetic sound design. Bird calls are represented by sampled fax machines and dial up modems while breezy pads wander below the insect-like chirps of CD-skipping clicks. Produced by Spectoral, the track was co-written and co-produced by […]

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