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 48 Dexter Anodyne of Greenhouse Opera -"Brink of Summer" Champaign Is Also A Band

CW: Mentions misogyny, r*pe, abuse, assault, and people being shitty humans.Sven zooms with Dexter Anodyne, a musician in Springfield, IL.  Hear the question that Sven is glad he asked, Dexter's favorite venue in Springfield, and her favorite non-musical things.SONG: Brink of SummerALBUM: Weeping VenusBANDS: Greenhouse OperaFAVORITE TREAT: SushiPhoto Credit: Dexter AnodyneREFS:SynthesizerPsychedelic MusicTool [Band]Radiohead [Band]Aesthetic(s)NirvanaHeavenBjörk Guðmundsdóttir [Musician]Beatles [Band]LoopingBuzz Bomb Brewing Company [Venue]Vincent Sebastian [Musician]Interference [Album]Ricki Marvel [Musician]Intersectionality Intersectional FeminismBlacksheep Cafe [Venue]Dumb Records [Venue]Bermuda Triangle [Band]TwitchYouTubeFacebookInfluencer  BandcampSpringfield, ILPeoria, ILElitismAustralian ShepardLady Gaga 
  1. Episode 48 Dexter Anodyne of Greenhouse Opera -"Brink of Summer"
  2. Episode 47 Keegan Gulick of Ghoul Jr. "Loose Ends"
  3. Episode 46 Lola Honeye – “Dreams”
  4. Bonus Episode 9: “The Dissociation EP”- EPs in the time of Coronavirus – Chase from EP38
  5. Bonus Episode 8: Fever Dreams – Albums in the time of Coronavirus – Mike from EP37
  6. Episode 45 Karena Tse – “New Blue Rollerblades”
  7. Episode 44 Soul Savage – “Breaking the Mold”
  8. Episode 43 Bardo and James – “Tranquila”
  9. Episode 42 Reginald Chapman – Part 2: The Excerpt
  10. Episode 42 Reginald Chapman – “Hoodie”