Champaign Is Also A Band

One Songwriter, One Song.

Champaign Is Also A Band is a Podcast about stories & songs of Champaign-Urbana music.

In each episode, Sven sits down with a person from the C-U music scene to hear the story & the background of a favorite song they’ve written.


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Episode 96 – Genaro Jr. – ”American Gothic” Champaign Is Also A Band

Sven zooms with Genaro Jr (He/Him) about his song "American Gothic" from his album "Pentimento," the DIY music scene, and his favorite non-musical thing. SONG: American Gothic ALBUM: Pentimento BANDS/GROUPS: UIUC Hip Hop Collective, Hidden Renaissance Collective   Favorite treat : Raspberry Lemonade
  1. Episode 96 – Genaro Jr. – ”American Gothic”
  2. Bonus Episode 23 :Doug & Ian of The Weird Meet Boyz – ”The Space”
  3. Episode 95 – Rob Arrol of Dick Justice – ”9 Outta 10”
  4. Episode 94 – Francis & Thomasin of The Joy Machine – ”Herd Immunity”
  5. Bonus Episode 22 : Emily, Camryn, & Abbey – the heartbreak album
  6. Episode 93 – Joy Yang – ”Moon Dream”
  7. Episode 92 – Colin Larson of Otherglow – ”Winter Wind”
  8. Bonus Episode 21 : Mic – MNG Collective
  9. Episode 91 – Tricia Scully of Bad Scientist – ”Fidgety”
  10. Episode 90 – Larry Gates of Curb Service – ”Take It From Me”