Jeff Tweedy of Wilco performed at the Virginia last night, and although the performance was great, some audience members soured the experience.
Find out what's on the horizon for this Urbana-based band.
Plenty of options for every musical preference this week, with reggae, hip-hop, jazz, death metal, rock, classical, and folk ready for the listening across town.
Record Store Day is almost here again. Here's what's happening this year.
The new owners of Rose Bowl Tavern are commited to keeping the classic charm of the well-loved bar, and equally committed to providing an inclusive space for the entire C-U community to celebrate local music.
Record Store Day and Krannert Center's 50th anniversary, among the usual wide variety of live local music, provide the music scene's complement to Ebert Fest this week.
John interviews Professor Bernhard Scully, former horn player of Canadian Brass, about his experiences in the ensemble and his current work at U of I.
Smile Politely chats with the executive director of DoCha about the free music festival's tenth anniversary, taking place this upcoming weekend at the Orpheum Children's Science Museum in downtown Champaign.
In this interview, artist KeWav talks about his background in music, living in Champaign, and his musical influences.
This week brings you a jazz-intensive beginning, and rounds out with two weekend festivals: brand-new Flor Fest, and DoCha Festival's tenth anniversary.
With producer Allen Xu (also known as yourbeautifulruin) at the helm, the seven-song Here for Now by CJ Run is a mesh of hip hop, afrobeat, electronica, and indie-rock influences. Sal learns more from Run about their background and latest album.
Palestinian rapper Tamer Nafar highlighted the importance of language during his presentation and discussion on Monday night at Allen Hall in Urbana.
In our Music section, you can find a wide variety of coverage on our scene — whether it is a review of a local artist’s new album, a preview of an upcoming performance in C-U, or something in between — we’ll keep you up to date.