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Better Know a College Radio Station: Rice University’s KTRU

KTRU

For many obsessive fans who grew up in the pre-Internet era, their passion for music was sparked in the dingy basements and dark booths of college radio stations. Despite soundboards that are decades out of date and tastes that are rapidly changing, that tradition has endured, and the best college stations remain dedicated to delivering music that falls outside the purview of Billboard-charting mainstream radio.

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This Week’s Essential Releases: Experimental, Hip-Hop, Folk and More

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Welcome to Seven Essential Releases, our weekly roundup of the best music on Bandcamp. Each week, we’ll recommend six new albums that were released between last Friday and this Friday, plus pick an older LP from the stacks that you may have missed.

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