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Week that Was (5-10-12 to 5-16-12)

The “Week that Was” continues with one of the strongest sets of songs to date.¬†Selah Sue, at the top of our features this week, has a unique style that features a distinctive blend of pop, soul, funk and reggae… be on the look out for her new album featuring a remix of this track from J.Cole. The rest of the tracks are gold as well. Check them out and let us know what you think! As always send your tracks to acityinthemidwest@gmail.com for a chance to be featured next week!

Selah Sue – Raggamuffin

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Lollapalooza 2012 Lineup

The moment everyone has been waiting for is finally here… the Lolla 2012 lineup has finally been released. Be sure to keep on checking back for our top picks and the day by day schedule.

115 days for anyone counting… Lineup after the jump.

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The Temper Trap/Empires @ Lincoln Hall (Pictures & Review)

When you have someone that flew in from Hawaii¬†just to see a band standing to your left, and someone visiting from San Francisco there for the same reason to your right, you know you’re in for something special. That was the case Saturday at the sold out Lincoln Hall, where the Temper Trap was in town for the second straight night.

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The Temper Trap @ Lincoln Hall (3/24)

Dougy Mandagi, Jonathon Aherne, Toby Dundas, Lorenzo Sillitto and Joseph Greer, better know as The Temper Trap, arrive in Chicago’s Lincoln Hall this Saturday with a full head of steam. Fresh off of a handful of performances at SXSW, the band is currently on its US tour, which already features back to back sold out nights in Los Angeles earlier this week, and is set to perform 2 sold-out nights in Chicago this weekend and 3 sold-out nights in New York City next week. Make sure to check out “Need Your Love” from the bands upcoming album, streaming below.

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