Monday Mixer

1. "If I Believe You" - The 1975   The 1975 were in Champaign just a few weeks ago, and this song included in their encore prompted me to write this playlist. The use of gospel in modern pop and rock m...

Portugal. the Man (Preview)

Portugal. The Man will be performing at the Canopy Club November 11 as part of the WPGU concert series. Formed in Alaska, the band started their tour at the end of October and thus far has been playing songs fr...

Purity Ring at Canopy Club (Review)

Purity Ring is the perfect duo to see on Halloween - their songs are on the right side of mysterious and vocalist Megan James sauntered around the stage in her, as she put it, "weird blue nightgown," gorey make...

Summer Set at the Accord (Review)

The classic concert woe is wanting to get to the venue early and stand close with a guaranteed line of sight, but not wanting to suffer through forced-upon-you opening acts. The prospect of a potentially 45 min...

Brian Logan Dales (Interview)

WPGU sat down with Brian Logan Dales, lead singer of The Summer Set, before their concert at the Accord this past Tuesday.   WPGU: Because this tour is so fandom inspired can you explain the decision...