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Local bands reunite for a triple performance

Local bands reunite for a triple performance

August 28, 2014

New and long-standing local music fans can unite Friday for a nostalgic reunion show at Cowboy Monkey in downtown Champaign. Current local bands, Elsinore and Hathaways, will join Champaign-Urbana native band Grandkids, which will be making a trip from Chicago on Friday.  “The idea was to have an end...

Glowin’ and Flowin’ at The Canopy Club

Glowin’ and Flowin’ at The Canopy Club

By Raymond Sobczak

February 19, 2014

Glow sticks and glowing cups wave in the air, and white shirts and students’ teeth are illuminated by black lights. The bass pulsates throughout the venue, and concertgoers pump their fists to the beat of the electric dance music, or EDM. As attendees dance under the neon lights, the DJ stands on the st...