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Founders and organizers of the Bonnaroo Music and Arts Festival spoke to MTSU students on Wednesday about what it takes to plan the world-renowned annual event. The morning session of “Bonnaroo: The Making of a Music Festival” focused on the business aspects of running “‘Roo,” which has drawn more than 80,000 people to Manchester, Tennessee every summer for 13 …

"Sidelines FM" airs weekly on WMTS 88.3 Murfreesboro. (FILE/WMTS)

On this week’s edition of “Sidelines FM,” special guests Motiongazer dropped by for a brief interview and performance. Motiongazer is a Nashville indie rock group with their latest album, II, will be released in November. Stream their releases here. We began the show with “Feel the Pain” by Dinosaur Jr. We covered frontman J. Mascis’s Exit/In performance last week. …

By Olivia Ladd, Contributing Writer Radiohead frontman Thom Yorke surprised fans by releasing an unexpected sophomore solo album Tomorrow’s Modern Boxes, available strictly from popular illegal download site BitTorrent. The album, which consists of eight tracks and a video, is available for six dollars through a pay gate, a first for BitTorrent. Listeners can also sample a …

J. Mascis, the singer and guitarist for early 90’s Massachusetts indie rock legends Dinosaur Jr., played at Nashville’s Exit/In on Wednesday night. Australian folk duo Luluc picked up another set in support of Mascis after the scheduled opener, former Broken Social Scene frontman Kevin Drew, cancelled his tour for personal reasons. Songs mostly came from the pair’s most recent …

Music duo and YouTube stars Pomplamoose visited MTSU for a Q-and-A session with students in the Wright Music Building Thursday afternoon. The duo have gained a large fan-base by independently recording and releasing covers and original songs to YouTube. Their YouTube channel, PomplamooseMusic, has amassed over 102 million views since 2008, with their most popular video, …

Thursday, October 2   8:00 p.m.   Foxygen @ Exit/In   Katie Powderly & The Unconditional Lovers @ 5 Spot     ST. LUCIA @ The Cannery Ballroom     Friday, October 3   9:00 p.m.    Flipside Nashville Presents @ Douglas Corner Cafe    Paul Thorn @ 3rd & Lindsley    Chromeo @ Marathon Music …