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.
The local and regional DIY music scene is thriving, and this weekend's Dark Tower Fest will be showcasing some of the best of it. Westley talks with the organizers to get the ins-and-outs of this eclectic event.
In his new series, Casey explores the world of the DIY student music scene in C-U by getting up close and personal with some of the acts.
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.
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.