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    Photo Diary: Daniel Topete

    Once in awhile, Daniel Topete likes to see what it’s like on the other side. The Brooklyn-based photographer hates being in front of the...

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    About: The Foxgrove

    Photos by Nina WesterveltFrom the Manhattan street, 43 West 29th looks like a bodega. There’s a set of stairs that take you from the...

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    UO Music: Foals, AlunaGeorge and more at Panorama Festival

    This past weekend, fans flocked to Randall’s Island Park in NYC for the inaugural Panorama Festival. We had the chance to sit down and...

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    About A Band: Vita And The Woolf

    “How late was I?” Jennifer Pague asks her bandmate, Adam Shumski. It’s a Tuesday morning and Jennifer sips a homemade smoothie in her...

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    Record Collector: DJ Mel

    Mel Sandico thought he was about to get his big break. Twenty years ago, the young Austin-based DJ was approached on 6th Street by a few...

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    UO Music: Swans and Synchronized Dancing at Pitchfork Music Festival

    There may not be anything more perfect than a Chicago summer. The bike friendly streets, the baseball, the music festivals, the hot dogs...

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    About A Band: OMNI

    The Goat Farm Arts Center in Atlanta, Georgia has appeared on both big screens and small when it was used for filming in The Hunger Games:...

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    Tour Diary: Minor Victories

    Lead photo by Sally Lockey, photos by Brian Sweeney and Minor VictoriesThe debut album from UK outfit Minor Victories had been completed...

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    UO Interviews: Kim Taylor Bennett

    A camera-shy person wouldn't paint their face green to host a live video premiere of Shrek the Third and ask Justin Timberlake if he was...

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    About A Band: Sur Back

    Caroline Sans’ mother frequently jokes that her daughter started dancing before she could walk. Caroline, though, estimates she was about...

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    Featured Brands: Prynt

    Have you ever wondered about the story behind a photograph? What was happening in the background? What did the picture's subjects sound...

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    About A Band: SPORTS

    SPORTS met as next door neighbors, living on campus at Ohio's Kenyon College. The indie band’s first real release was a live recording...

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    Record Collector: Jessi Frick

    There are plenty of small-scale record labels — Double Double Whammy, Orchid Tapes, Run For Cover, to name a few — but only one...

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    UO Interviews: Father/Daughter Records

    It is damn near impossible to cross someone who works harder than Father/Daughter Records founder Jessi Frick. Now a pillar of the Bay...

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    UO Interviews: What Youth

    Travis Ferré first conceptualized What Youth through his work with Surfing magazine, where he acted as everything from intern to...

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    Tour Diary: Corners

    As the music editor for What Youth, I can easily say Corners is one of our favorite bands to see live, interview, promote, collaborate with...

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    Featured Brands: U-Turn

    Bob Hertig, co-founder of U-Turn Audio has a straightforward business mantra: “We love to make complicated things simple.” His...

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    UO Music Video Series: Porches

    For his Domino Recording Co. debut, Pool, Porches’ Aaron Maine layered on the synths and created an introspective, yet danceable, world...

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    Vinyl Art: James Connolly

    Winter in Sweden is no joke. Just ask someone who’s lived through it. James Connolly, who was born in the UK, lived in London and now...

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    Record Collector: Natalie Neal

    There’s a certain dreaminess to the imagery Los Angeles-based director and photographer Natalie Neal creates. Her images exist in their...