2017 brings a greate lineup for the Pitchfork Music Festival. Here are our favorites from that lineup paired with some C-U bands.
Austin spoke with Bentley's Pub co-owner Ashley Buerkett, and bartender-in-chief, Matt "Fu" Kucera about this weekend's FRINGE FEST.
Day four: BEST Music arrives. Check out what we have to say about the past year in C-U music.
Austin’s Master Tracks series returns with Ryan Groff of Perennial Sound Studio and how his various musical endeavors fronting the band Elsinore, teaching lessons, and engineering/producing at Perennial often dovetail.
Casey chats with Sofar Sounds Champaign branch founder Landen Rosenbloom about the series of secret gigs that has brought intimate vibes to various spots across C-U.
Jimmy Eat World come back to C-U this Saturday to play The Canopy Club in support of their latest release, Integrity Blues. to prep us for the show, Austin spoke with bassist Rick Burch on writing, the importance of time off, and brewing his own gin.
The official lineup and schedule for ELLNORA Guitar Festival 2017 have been announced, and we've got them for you right here.
Check out all that's going down this weekend for your 2017 version of Record Store Day in C-U.
In Part 2 of the monthly series, Casey continues his chats with two more bands in the DIY student music scene: Lime Forest and The Apothecaries.
Sal profiles singer-songwriter Kevin Elliott about getting a late but great start in the local music scene, his place in the C-U community, and how he balances work and play. And that's just the start.
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.