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Founder Ryan Schreiber Reflects on Influence of Pitchfork Media

The Pitchfork Music Festival kicks off today at Union Park on Chicago's West Side. It's the brainchild of a music criticism Website that's become a barometer for many an indie music fan's palette. But Pitchfork started from humble beginnings. WBEZ's music critic Althea Legaspi recently chatted with founder Ryan Schreiber at a coffee shop in Wicker Park.

And, you can stay plugged into Pitchfork Music Festival this weekend by following our blog where we'll be capturing all the action.

Related:
Map of the festival
Schedule of bands performing

From the Archive:
Ryan Schreiber Sits Down with WBEZ's Steve Edwards
Pitchfork TV Launches 
Organizers of the Taste-making Pitchfork Media

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