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Hype Machine Handpicked at Lollapalooza


This weekend we’re taking our Handpicked series to Chicago for Lollapalooza. Find us with a few of our favorite artists and bloggers at the SpinMedia Soundwave Tent (view map), from 3PM to 5PM Friday and Sunday.

Hype Machine Handpicked will host DJ sets, interviews, and all around good times/tunes with…

Friday, August 2nd, 3PM – 5PM
Blog: Consequence of Sound
Artists: IO Echo, Hot Chip, Disclosure

Sunday, August 4th, 3PM – 5PM
Blogs: PORTALS, CreamTeam
Artists: Jillionaire (of Major Lazer) + more surprise guests

Hope to see you there!

PS. For a chance to win a pair of 3-day passes, simply tweet what track you’re currently listening to on the Hype Machine with #HMHandpicked. Contest ends today at 6PM EST.

BBC Radio 6 Music Zeitgeist & Underhyped Recs

BBC Radio 6 & Hype Machine

We’re partnering with BBC Radio 6 Music once again to present the mid-year Music Blog Zeitgeist. Listen on July 7 at 18:00 for the countdown of the top 20 most-blogged artists of the year (so far!)

We were also curious to hear which artists the bloggers thought were under-blogged. Read and listen to their recommendations here.

Found something new to love? Join in the conversation on Twitter using #Blog6Music


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