With upwards of 30 shows this week, check out the calendar for live music in and around C-U.
James chats with one of the Avett Brothers, Seth Avett, ahead of their performance later this week in Champaign.
Plenty of updates within about the local scene for September and beyond.
Check out a quick recap and photos of this past weekend's Krannert Center opening night.
To help you out ahead of this weekend's Matsuri Festival, we've provided some quick hits of info for the musical guests: Shonen Knife and the 220.127.116.11's.
Austin sits down with Dearie members Kayla Brown and Carrie Chandler, to discuss their inspirations, writing process, and small town musical serendipity.
While local bands and their releases mostly play front and center here, this month's update sprinkles in a bit of old and new.
Constantin talks with Sadie Dupuis of Speedy Ortiz about the writing and recording process behind their latest album, Twerp Verse, and more before their show at 51 Main on Friday.
Austin talks with Rick Valentin and Rose Marshack of Poster Children about their latest release, Grand Bargain!, the writing process, their long relationship with engineer/producer Steve Albini, and a bit about the evolution of the band over the last three decades.
The 6th annual faith-based music festival Audiofeed will showcase over 140 bands, including speakers, seminars, children events and films will begin this week.
We chat with Spencer Walters of Fake Friend about the anachronistic nature of music, embracing old technology, and working within self-imposed limitations
James chats with Andrew Valentine, owner of skateboarding and apparel company Skeuwep and hip hop musician under the moniker Anamoli, who is already started preparing for liftoff.
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.