While there are many places in the C-U area to listen to and enjoy live music, there are only a few that provide the service that our area musicians demand. Welcome to The Upper Bout, located at 723 S. Neil in Champaign. Recently named Best Emerging Dealer in the United States by the National Association of Music Merchants, the Upper Bout staff offer many years of combined musical experience and expertise to their customers. From beginner to enthusiast to professional, there is something in the store for everybody. Check it out.