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WPGU Presents: The Great Cover Up XX

Scathe as Clutch 1. Big News I 2. Big News II 3. Profits of Doom 4. Mob Goes Wild 5. The Devil & Me 6. Mr. Shiny Cadillackness 7. Electric Worry 8. Regulator 9. Willie Nelson 10. Spacegrass Amy Mit...

Bill Janovitz at Schubas

Bill Janovitz and his band Buffalo Tom have in common that they rarely play any more outside their hometown of Boston. Janovitz appeared solo at Schubas on July 16, independent of any other tour activity, and I...

Bossa Nuevo at Cowboy Monkey

Bossa Nuevo, who formed last year at the University of Illinois to perform music by South American composers, mixed it up last week at Cowboy Monkey for the Atomic Age Cocktail Party. Bossa Nuevo played three s...

Angie Heaton & The Gentle Tamers

Even with several high-profile cancellations, there was no shortage of live music last weekend in Champaign-Urbana. I had planned to write up Elsinore, scheduled to play the WCIA 3 Entertainment Stage Saturday ...

The Fantastic Plastics

Mike 'n Molly's May 30, 2010 The Fantastic Plastics 1. Shoot Me Now 2. The Braintrust 3. Mechanical Satisfaction 4. Totally Lost My Mind 5. Motorcycle Toni 6. Overtime! El Fuego 1. The Guardian 2. Fi...

Rock Out With Your Chalk Out

JigGsaw 1. Dance for Me 2. The Police Have Been Called 3. When Lightning Crashes 4. It's a Crime, Man 5. Don't Waste 6. Pills 7. We've Got Guns Now 8. A Hero's Nightmare 9. My Dreams 10. Holly Brown...
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Local H at Canopy Club

Last Friday, Local H came back to Canopy Club for the first time since 2006. In 2008, the band played all their albums from start to finish for a sold-out, one-week residency at Beat Kitchen. To play at Canopy ...