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2014: The year of C-U music

January 12, 2015

Just two weeks into 2015, looking back at this past year has proved to be yet another phenomenal year for music, especially in Champaign-Urbana. From the formation of several new bands to reunion shows from old-school local music staples, 2014 capped off with an overabundance of music experience...

University freshman Frank Leone prepares to release new rap album

University freshman Frank Leone prepares to release new rap album

April 7, 2014

With the upcoming release of his new album “#EnterWILD,” rapper Frank Leone is bringing music that he calls “unique, loud and powerful” to the music industry. Leone, also known as Samuel Flannigan, freshman in Music, performed Thursday night at The Canopy Club and promoted the future release...