Brain Candy

"Brain Candy Live!" comes to Overture Hall on March 28.

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New/Updated shows

JOHN ANDERSON: Wednesday, Oct. 25, 7:30 p.m., Barrymore Theatre, 2090 Atwood Ave. Tickets are $45 through barrymorelive.com. This show has been cancelled.

A CELEBRATION OF TOM PETTY w/ Wheelhouse, the Driveway Thriftdwellers, Christopher Gold and more: Friday, Nov. 24, 8 p.m., Majestic Theatre, 115 King St. Tickets are $10 through majesticmadison.com and go on sale Friday.

ERIKA WENNERSTROM: Wednesday, Dec. 13, 7:30 p.m., High Noon Saloon, 701 E. Washington Ave. Tickets are $15 through high-noon.com.

LOCAL H: Friday, Jan. 12, 8 p.m., High Noon Saloon, 701 E. Washington Ave. Tickets are $13 ($15 at the door) through high-noon.com.

MIDWEST TRIBUTE FEST: Saturday, Jan. 27, 8 p.m., Orpheum Theater, 216 State St. Tickets are $15 to $35 through madisonorpheum.com.

ROSTAM: Tuesday, Feb. 13, 8 p.m., High Noon Saloon, 701 E. Washington Ave. Tickets are $15 through high-noon.com.

REBELUTION: Thursday, Feb. 15, 7:30 p.m., Orpheum Theater, 216 State St. Tickets are $25 through madisonorpheum.com.

JOE RUSSO’S ALMOST DEAD: Sunday, Feb. 18, 8 p.m., Orpheum Theater, 216 State St. Tickets are $35 through madisonorpheum.com.

BRAIN CANDY LIVE!: Thursday, March 22, Overture Hall, 201 State St. Tickets are $45-$145 and go on sale Friday through overture.org.

Upcoming shows

CULTS: Wednesday, Oct. 25, 8 p.m., High Noon Saloon, 701 E. Washington Ave. Tickets are $15 ($18 at the door).

DAVID SEDARIS: Wednesday, Oct. 25, 7:30 p.m., Overture Hall, 201 State St. Tickets are $40 to $65 through overture.org.

TORI AMOS: Thursday, Oct. 26, 7 p.m., Orpheum Theater, 216 State St. Tickets are $52-$86 through madisonorpheum.com. This show is now sold out.

HORSESHOES AND HAND GRENADES: Thursday, Oct. 26 & 27, 7 p.m. Majestic Theatre, 115 King Street. Tickets are $20 through majesticmadison.com.

FREAKFEST 2017 w/ DRAM, TROMBONE SHORTY, GEORGE CLINTON & MORE: Saturday, Oct. 28, 7 p.m., State Street. Tickets are $10 ($15 day of show) through madfreakfest.com.

BRO SAFARI: Saturday, Oct. 28, 8 p.m., Orpheum Theater, 216 State St. Tickets are $25 through ticketmaster.com.

SINKANE: Sunday, Oct. 29, 8 p.m., The Frequency, 121 W. Main St. Tickets are $12 ($14 at the door) through madisonfrequency.com.

BRETT NEWSKI & MIKE MAINS: Wednesday, Nov. 1, 5:30 p.m., High Noon Saloon, 701 E. Washington Ave. Tickets are $10 through high-noon.com.

THE BLACK JACKET SYMPHONY (performing Prince’s “Purple Rain”): Thursday, Nov. 2, 7:30 p.m., Barrymore Theatre, 2090 Atwood Ave. This show has been cancelled.

SNAKEHIPS: Thursday, Nov. 2, 9 p.m., Majestic Theatre, 115 King St. Tickets are $20 through majesticmadison.com.

KIP MOORE: Thursday, Nov. 2, 7 p.m., Orpheum Theater, 216 State St. Tickets are $27.50 to $40 through madisonorpheum.com.

COLIN HAY: Friday, Nov. 3, 8 p.m., Barrymore Theatre, 2090 Atwood Ave. Tickets are $35 through barrymorelive.com.

CAMPFIRE CARAVAN TOUR w/ The Lil’ Smokies, Mipso & The Brothers Comatose: Friday, Nov. 3, 9 p.m., High Noon Saloon, 701 E. Washington Ave. Tickets are $15 ($17 at the door) through high-noon.com.

UMPHREYS MCGEE: Friday, Nov. 3 and Saturday, Nov. 4, 8 p.m., Orpheum Theater, 216 State St. Tickets are $27.50 through madisonorpheum.com.

ILANA GLAZER & PHOEBE ROBINSON, Sunday, Nov. 5, 7 p.m. and 9:30 p.m. (late show just added), Barrymore Theatre, 2090 Atwood Ave. Tickets are $28-$38 through barrymorelive.com.

BULLY: Monday, Nov. 6, 8 p.m., High Noon Saloon, 701 E. Washington Ave. Tickets are $15 ($17 at the door) through high-noon.com.

FOO FIGHTERS: Tuesday, Nov. 7, 6 p.m., Kohl Center, 601 W. Dayton St. Tickets start at $51 through frankproductions.com. This show is sold out.

MAYHEM w/ Anvil and Immolation: Tuesday, Nov. 7, 8 p.m., Majestic Theatre, 115 King St. Tickets are $25 ($28 at the door) through majesticmadison.com.

SATSANG: Wednesday, Nov. 8, 8 p.m., High Noon Saloon, 701 E. Washington Ave. Tickets are $10 ($12 at the door) through high-noon.com.

BASSEM YOUSSEF: Wednesday, Nov. 8, 8 p.m., Shannon Hall, 800 E. Langdon St. Tickets are $27 through uniontheater.wisc.edu.

KAMASI WASHINGTON: Wednesday, Nov. 8, 8:30 p.m., Majestic Theatre, 115 King St. Tickets are $28.50 ($30 at the door) through majesticmadison.com.

CRYSTAL CASTLES: Thursday, Nov. 9, 9 p.m., Majestic Theatre, 115 King St. Tickets are $20 ($25 at the door) through majesticmadison.com.

GIRAFFAGE w/ Sweater Beats and Wingtips: Thursday, Nov. 9, 9 p.m., High Noon Saloon, 701 E. Washington Ave. Tickets are $16 ($18 at the door) through high-noon.com.

SUSTO w/ Dawg Yawp: Friday, Nov. 10, 10:15 p.m., High Noon Saloon, 701 E. Washington Ave. Tickets are $13 ($15 at the door) through high-noon.com.

AARON LEWIS w/ Blackberry Smoke: Friday, Nov. 10, 8 p.m., Orpheum Theater, 216 State St. Tickets are $37.50 to $55 through madisonorpheum.com.

RISK! PODCAST TAPING: Friday, Nov. 10, 7 p.m., High Noon Saloon, 701 E. Washington Ave. Tickets are $20 through high-noon.com.

ODESZA w/ Sofi Tukker and Kasbo: Friday, Nov. 10, 7:30 p.m., Alliant Energy Center Coliseum. Tickets are $49 ($52 at the door) through ticketmaster.com.

DAR WILLIAMS: Friday, Nov. 10, 7 p.m., Monona Terrace, 1 John Nolen Drive. Tickets are $35-70 through ticketmaster.com.

WHETHAN: Friday, Nov. 10, 11 p.m., Majestic Theatre, 115 King St. Tickets are $17 ($20 at the door) through majesticmadison.com.

JON PARDI: Saturday, Nov. 11, 8 p.m., Orpheum Theater, 216 State St. Tickets are $25 through madisonorpheum.com.

THE INFAMOUS STRINGDUSTERS w/ Ryan Young and Erik Berry of Trampled by Turtles: Saturday, Nov. 11, 8 p.m., Majestic Theatre, 115 King St. Tickets are $20 ($25 at the door) through majesticmadison.com.

PEPPA PIG LIVE!: Saturday, Nov. 11, 5 p.m., Overture Hall, 201 State St. Tickets are $15-$60 through overturecenter.org.

JAI WOLF: Sunday, Nov. 12, 8 p.m., Majestic Theatre, 115 King St. Tickets are $18 through majesticmadison.com.

THE HOTELIER: Wednesday, Nov. 15, 8 p.m., High Noon Saloon, 701 E. Washington Ave. Tickets are $14 ($17 at the door) through high-noon.com.

KANSAS: Friday, Nov. 17, 8 p.m., Capitol Theater, 201 State St. Tickets are $55-$95 through overture.org.

LOUIS THE CHILD: Friday, Nov. 17, 7 p.m., Alliant Energy Center Coliseum. Tickets are $27.50 to $40 through ticketmaster.com.

BOY BAND REVIEW: Friday, Nov. 17, 9 p.m., Majestic Theatre, 115 King St. Tickets are $5 through majesticmadison.com.

DIRTY HEADS w/ The Unlikely Candidates and Tyrone's Jacket, Saturday, Nov. 18, 7 p.m., Orpheum Theater, 216 State St. Tickets are $25 to $35 through madisonorpheum.com.

CHRIS ROBINSON BROTHERHOOD: Sunday, Nov. 19, 7:30 p.m., Barrymore Theatre, 2090 Atwood Ave. Tickets are $26 ($30 at the door) through barrymorelive.com.

NONAME w/ Arima Ederra: Wednesday, Nov. 20, 8 p.m., Majestic Theatre, 115 King St. Tickets are $20 through majesticmadison.com.

BRUCE COCKBURN: Tuesday, Nov. 21, 7:30 p.m., Barrymore Theatre, 2090 Atwood Ave. Tickets are $35 through barrymorelive.com.

CUT COPY: Saturday, Nov. 25, 9 p.m., Majestic Theatre, 115 King St. Tickets are $25 through majesticmadison.com.

HILLTOP HOODS: Monday, Nov. 27, 8 p.m., Majestic Theatre, 115 King St. Tickets are $15 through majesticmadison.com.

WHITNEY w/ Ne-Hi: Wednesday, Nov. 29, 8:30 p.m., Majestic Theatre, 115 King St. Tickets are $18 through majesticmadison.com.

TURKUAZ w/ The Suffers: Thursday, Nov. 30, 8 p.m., High Noon Saloon, 701 E. Washington Ave. Tickets are $15 ($18 at the door) through high-noon.com.

EKALI: Friday, Dec. 1, 9 p.m., Majestic Theatre, 115 King St. Tickets are $15 ($18 at the door) through majesticmadison.com.

BRETT YOUNG: Saturday, Dec. 2, 8 p.m., Orpheum Theater, 216 State St. Tickets are $25 through ticketmaster.com.

THE WHITE BUFFALO: Sunday, Dec. 3, 8 p.m., High Noon Saloon, 701 E. Washington Ave. Tickets are $18 ($20 at the door) through high-noon.com.

BLACK PISTOL FIRE: Tuesday, Dec. 5, 8 p.m., High Noon Saloon, 701 E. Washington Ave. Tickets are $12 ($15 at the door) through high-noon.com.

EVANESCENCE: Wednesday, Dec. 6, 7 p.m., Orpheum Theater. Tickets are $40 to $60 through madisonorpheum.com.

BRIAN REGAN: Friday, Dec, 8, 8 p.m., Orpheum Theater, 216 State St. Tickets are $49 through madisonorpheum.com.

CHRISTMAS w/ AMY GRANT & MICHAEL W. SMITH w/ Jordan Smith: Saturday, Dec. 9, 7:30 p.m., Alliant Energy Center. Tickets are $50-$125 through ticketmaster.com.

ALTER BRIDGE: Saturday, Dec. 9, 8 p.m., Orpheum Theater, 216 State St. Tickets are $25-$90 through madisonorpheum.com.

JOE BIDEN: Thursday, Dec. 10, 7 p.m., Orpheum Theater, 216 State St. Tickets are $49 to $99 through madisonorpheum.com.

DISPATCH: Sunday, Dec. 10, 8 p.m., Barrymore Theatre, 2090 Atwood Ave. Tickets are $36 ($41) at the door through barrymorelive.com. This show is sold out.

DEAD HORSES: Thursday, Dec. 14, 8 p.m., Majestic Theatre, 115 King St. Tickets are $12 through majesticmadison.com.

THE SPILL CANVAS w/ WILD & Super Whatevr: Tuesday, Dec. 19, 8 p.m., High Noon Saloon, 701 E. Washington Ave. Tickets are $17 ($20 at the door).

THE FOUR HORSEMEN (METALLICA TRIBUTE): Tuesday, Dec. 22, 8 p.m., Orpheum Theater, 216 State St. Tickets are $16-$29 through ticketmaster.com.

HARLEM GLOBETROTTERS: Wednesday, Dec. 27, 7 p.m., Alliant Energy Center Coliseum. Tickets are $25.50 through harlemglobetrotters.com.

BODEANS: Sunday, Dec. 30, 8 p.m., Barrymore Theatre, 2090 Atwood Ave. Tickets are $35 through barrymorelive.com.

STICK FIGURE w/ Twiddle and Iya Terra: Saturday, Jan. 20, 8 p.m., Barrymore Theatre, 2090 Atwood Ave. Tickets are $25 ($30 at the door) through barrymorelive.com.

THE WAILERS: Friday, Jan. 26, 8 p.m., Barrymore Theatre, 2090 Atwood Ave. Tickets are $26 ($30 at the door) through barrymorelive.com.

SANDRA BERNHARD: Saturday, Jan. 27, 8 p.m., Barrymore Theatre, 2090 Atwood Ave. Tickets are $35 ($40 day of show) through barrymorelive.com.

MARILYN MANSON: Friday, Feb. 2, 8 p.m., Orpheum Theater, 227 State St. Tickets go on sale Friday through madisonorpheum.com.

NOTHING MORE: Wednesday, Feb. 14, 7 p.m., Majestic Theatre, 115 King St. Tickets are $25 through majesticmadison.com.

NF: Friday, Feb. 16, 8 p.m., Orpheum Theater, 201 State St. Tickets are $25 to $37 through madisonorpheum.com.

GARRISON KEILLOR w/ ROBIN & LINDA WILLIAMS: Saturday, Feb. 17, 8 p.m., Barrymore Theatre, 2090 Atwood Ave. Tickets are $45 ($50 at the door) through barrymorelive.com.

SHOPKINS LIVE!: Sunday, Feb. 18, 1 and 4 p.m., Overture Hall, 201 State St. Tickets are $25 to $100 ($3 lap seats available for kids 12 months and younger) through overture.org.

MACHINE HEAD: Wednesday, Feb. 21, 8:30 p.m., Majestic Theatre, 115 King St. Tickets are $20 through majesticmadison.com.

WALK THE MOON: Friday, Feb. 23, 8 p.m., Orpheum Theater, 216 State St. Tickets are $35 through madisonorpheum.com.

COLIN QUINN: Saturday, March 3, 7 p.m., Majestic Theatre, 115 King St. Tickets are $35 through majesticmadison.com.

JONNY LANG: Sunday, March 4, 7:30 p.m., Capitol Theater, 201 State St. Tickets are $40 to $75 through overture.org.

JUDAH & THE LION: Tuesday, March 6, 8 p.m., Orpheum Theater, 216 State St. Tickets are $30 to $40 through ticketmaster.com.

GOLDEN DRAGON ACROBATS: Sunday, March 11, 2 p.m. Orpheum Theater, 216 State St. Tickets are on sale through madisonorpheum.com.

ALICE COOPER: Wednesday, March 14, 8 p.m., Orpheum Theatre, 201 State St. Tickets are $50-$60 through madisonorpheum.com.

THE DAVID BROMBERG QUINTET: Friday, April 13, 8 p.m., Barrymore Theatre, 2090 Atwood Ave. Tickets are $45 through barrymorelive.com. This show was rescheduled from its original date on Oct. 13.

BILL MAHER: Sunday, April 22, 7 p.m., Orpheum Theater, 216 State St. Tickets are $50 to $100 through madisonorpheum.com.

Rob Thomas is the features editor and social media editor for the Capital Times, as well as its film critic. He joined the Cap Times in 1999 and has written about movies, music, food and books.