Wil catches up with Joe Pug and discusses fun stories from the tour, the differences of working with a producer on an album, and how much they love the Champaign crowd. They play “How Good You Are,” and cover “Deep Dark Wells.”
If you’re an enthusiast of the indie singer-song writer/folk type, chances are you’ve heard of Joe Pug. He’s got the spirit of Bob Dylan with his poetic lyrics, tinny instruments and hearty harmonica routine (but he’s got a much prettier voice…sorry Bob) and he’s made a name for himself in the genre since the release [...]
Joe Pug chats with WPGU about his new album, his songwriting process (which he compares to a cat giving birth), his intense touring schedule, how he built his fan base, and how much he owes to them.
Joe Pug is no stranger to the Canopy Club—he has been a regular act in Urbana every year since 2008. And he’s definitely built a following, because the line to get in wrapped from the door of Canopy, down the street and around the corner. Needless to say, it was a good decision to move [...]
Listen to the full interview to hear Joe play some tunes, talk about Urbana’s Lincoln Lodge, and discuss his upcoming album!
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