Sal reflects on the lost recording medium of the cassette tape and its big return to the scene on both a local and national level.
For our new series Master Tracks, Austin will explore the recording studio scene in the Champaign-Urbana area. For this first installment, he spoke with Mark Wyman about his new studio, ToneGood.
Nathaniel talks with singer-songwriter Julien Baker about her suprising influences and the messages she hopes to send with her music ahead of her show tomorrow evening at The Accord.
Ahead of Wednesday's show at The Accord, Julia speaks with Erin Fein, a.k.a. Psychic Twin, who opens up about the dark past behind her debut album, and how she's a stronger person because of it.
Sal gets to know WEFT DJ Baub Alred by chatting about the life experiences that led up to his profession, and the change he hopes to make through his art and musical curation.
Last Friday, Westley caught up with Trevor Moore and Andrew Walsh from The Inn Keepers who are currently touring the Midwest and plan releasing an album later this year.
2016 is drawing to a close, and that means it's time for us to rank some of the top local albums released over the year. We're also providing our two cents on each one, of course.
Julia, Patrick and Boswell share their thoughts on the best live shows in Champaign-Urbana in 2016.
From decades in the indie rock realm to the depths of Urbana, Bruce Adams is a gem of the unknown music community. You should learn more about him.
In preparation for their Sunday show at Foellinger, Nathaniel examines American Football's LP 2 to shed light on how the iconic band has grown and changed over an almost two-decade hiatus.
Our Music Section is one of our busiest and most dynamic. Here you will find previews and reviews of local shows, festivals, and albums, as well as interviews and profiles on musicians in C-U.