In this third installment of the Master Tracks series, James Treichler of Wave Upon Wave discusses his engineering origin story, and the importance of finding balance between rawness and polish.
In which Rob shares some rare recordings from Jay Bennett & Titanic Love Affair, circa 1988.
In which Rob shares some previously unpublished home recordings from the late Jay Bennett.
SvenStock approaches its third consecutive year as we get closer to August. We caught up with Sven Johnson to see what this event was all about.
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.
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.