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Monday Mixer

We’re in the middle of the semester. The middle of the semester sucks. Classes are hard and tests are harder. All I want to do is break free from the library and walk out to the arboretum and really enjoy the pleasant fall weather. I want to just lie down on the quad and listen […]

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Interview: Elsinore

WPGU staff writer Alleya Weibel got the chance to sit down with local favorites Elsinore (Frontman Ryan Groff, Keyboardist Mark Woolwine, and Bassist Brad Threlkeld) to discuss their upcoming album, tour, and much more.  Check out the article below and purchase their new record Push/Pull here. Alleya (WPGU): There’s a lot of buzz for your […]

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Interview: Atlas Genius

  Photo from AtlasGenius.com The Australian group Atlas Genius played a sold out show on October 1st at the Chicago House of Blues. Front man Keith Taylor gave an exclusive phone interview with WPGU’s own Daniel Szoke. D.S.: Could you tell us a little bit about your hit song, Trojans? K.T.: Well, it wasn’t the […]

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Monday Mixer

1. Arcade Fire- “Here Comes the Night Time” A couple of Saturdays ago, Arcade Fire played a bunch of new music on a concert special that aired after SNL. This song was the one they used to open up the odd program. The band is definitely embracing their lighter, dance side, but the music is […]

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Monday Mixer

1 – “Sounds like Hallelujah” -The Head and Heart In honor for Pygmalion, The Head and Heart has dominated my most played artist for the past month. This song in particular jitters all the feel-good vibes we all seem to be missing lately. Imagine a good bike ride, the perfect cup of coffee, or a […]

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Pygmalion 2013 – Festival Preview

We’re up burning the midnight oil tonight to get you guys our Pygmalion 2013 festival preview.  Pyg is easily the biggest music event every year for Champaign-Urbana, and next weekend (September 26th-28th) it will be taking both towns by storm.  For more info, visit their website here.  This is who we’re excited for, if you […]

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