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A weekly spotlight on arts activities in Central Illinois. Out and About is made possible in part by PNC Financial Services and a grant from the Illinois Arts Council.

River City DJs: A new vinyl record listening experience in Peoria

On this week's episode of Out and About, Dr. Mae Gilliland Wright of ArtsPartners of Central Illinois talks with Doug Hoepker of River City DJs about their new vinyl record collective and weekly DJ nights at Black Band Distillery in Peoria.

Learn about the appeal of vinyl records, the inspiration behind the weekly gatherings, and the experience of sipping a smooth whiskey while listening to an eclectic mix of old favorites and other tunes you may not have heard before... but will become your new favorite.

Jody Holtz is WCBU's assistant program and development director, All Things Considered host, as well as the producer of WCBU’s arts and culture podcast Out and About.