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 53 Michael Skibski – “I'll Stay With You” Champaign Is Also A Band

In this episode Sven zooms with Mike Skibski, Vice President of Music for the Masses UIUC. We talk about his song "I'll Stay With You," Music for the Masses, and planning for the future. SONG: I’ll Stay With You [Spotify Link] ALBUM: I’ll Stay With You BANDS: Solo Favorite Treat: Blueberry Acai Green Tea and Dark Chocolate Hershey's Kisses Photo Credit: Jackson Skibski Refs Music For the Masses UIUC Ukelele Tremolo Metaphor Shotgun Microphones [Video] Vance Joy RSO [Registered Student Organization] UIUC Union The Canopy Club Introversion Singer-songwriter Midwest Emo [Genre] Math Rock [Genre] String Harmonics Tapping Bottom Bracket [Band] Rat King Records [Label] Information Systems Entrepreneurship        
  1. Episode 53 Michael Skibski – “I'll Stay With You”
  2. Episode 52 Elena& Travis of Soft and Dumb – "Tony, Please"
  3. Episode 51 AMS. The Nerd King – Part 2
  4. Episode 51 AMS – “Sisyphus”
  5. Episode 50 Em Baker of Plike -”Sanity Meter”
  6. Bonus Episode 10: “WWLD (What Would Love Do) EP”- EPs in the time of Coronavirus – Kelsey from EP6
  7. Episode 49 Jemma and Alaina of Familiar Ghosts -"Bury Me Alive"
  8. Episode 48 Dexter Anodyne of Greenhouse Opera -"Brink of Summer"
  9. Episode 47 Keegan Gulick of Ghoul Jr. "Loose Ends"
  10. Episode 46 Lola Honeye – “Dreams”