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Steph Mangan
Steph Mangan hosts Grrl Power and LocalBDC. When she's not at the studio, she is constantly on the look out for up-and-coming local bands and attending shows at Boston's many venues. She is an avid enthusiast of burritos and denim jackets.

STORIES BY Steph Mangan

RadioBDC
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Grrl Power Playlist- 10/8/14
RadioBDC

The full playlist from this weeks Grrl Power on RadioBDC. Grrl Power airs every Wednesday and Sunday night at 9pm, via app or RadioBDC.com. More

Music
Hugo Boss Isn’t The First Company To Be Caught “Borrowing” Music
Music

It’s as if Hugo Boss didn’t even try to mask their plagiarism when they used “a poorly disguised fake” adaptation of The XX’s 2009 hit “Intro” in a recent commercial. The flagrant rip-off caught the attention of the band’s label, Young Turks, who tweeted a justifiably irritated response. Sadly this isn’t the first company to shamelessly rip-off musicians. Despite plagiarism being almost guaranteed to get called out in today’s digital age, Hugo Boss doesn’t stand alone in the spotlight of shame. Below is the commercial in question, along with a few examples of other popular companies who have been caught “borrowing” the work of others. More

Music
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Spotify Creeped on Northeastern Students’ Listening Habits
Music

Spotify recently published a report on the listening habits of students at 40 American universities by using custom metrics and subscription characteristics. In what some might find surprising, Northeastern University was ranked number 8. While Spotify’s report is definitely creepy, it has given us a unique insight into the listening habits and trends of one of Boston’s biggest universities. While the full report on the Huskies can be found over on Spotify’s website, here are a few interesting trends. More

Sports
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Red Sox organist covers The So So Glos at Fenway
Sports

It seems that the Boston Red Sox are big fans of Brooklyn band The So So Glos. Earlier this month, Red Sox organist Josh Kantor put his own spin on “Son of an American”. Check out the video below. More

RadioBDC
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Grrl Power Playlist- 9/10/14
RadioBDC

Listen to Grrl Power every Wednesday and Sunday night at 9pm, only on RadioBDC. To view the full playlist from the previous Grrl Power, click here. More

RadioBDC
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Grrl Power Playlist- 8/20/14
RadioBDC

Listen to Grrl Power every Wednesday and Sunday night at 9pm, only on RadioBDC. To view the full playlist from the previous Grrl Power, click here. More

RadioBDC
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GoPro footage of Big Data’s ‘Dangerous’
RadioBDC

Big Data’s ‘Dangerous’ is quickly becoming one of this year’s most popular song. While the band may have an objection to anonymous monitoring and recording, they have no problem with utilizing a few GoPro’s during their live sets. The video above showcase’s Big Data’s hit song in the most unrestricted way, with cameras attached to drummer Gunnar Olsen’s and bassist Benjamin Campbell’s gear. More

RadioBDC
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Grrl Power Playlist- 8/13/14
RadioBDC

Listen to Grrl Power every Wednesday and Sunday night at 9pm, only on RadioBDC. To view the full playlist from the previous Grrl Power, click here. More

Music
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Grrl Power Playlist- 8/6/14
Music

Listen to Grrl Power every Wednesday and Sunday night at 9pm, only on RadioBDC. To view the full playlist from the previous Grrl Power, click here.
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