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New/Updated shows

ROD TUFFCURLS & THE BENCH PRESS: Friday, Jan. 26, 9 p.m., Majestic Theatre, 115 King St. Tickets are $15 through majesticmadison.com.

PROF: Friday, Feb. 23, 9 p.m., Majestic Theatre, 115 King St. Tickets are $15 through majesticmadison.com.

Upcoming shows

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.

WISCONSIN PUNK FEST: Friday, Jan. 5, 8 p.m., Majestic Theatre, 115 King St. Tickets are $10 through majesticmadison.com.

G. LOVE & SPECIAL SAUCE: Thursday, Jan. 11, 8 p.m., Majestic Theatre, 115 King St. Tickets are $25 through majesticmadison.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.

MADFEST JUGGLING EXTRAVAGANZA: Saturday, Jan. 13, 7 p.m., Barrymore Theatre, 2090 Atwood Ave. Tickets are $20 ($25 at the door) through barrymorelive.com.

CRISS ANGEL: MINDFREAK UNPLUGGED: Sunday, Jan. 14, 8 p.m., Overture Hall, 201 State St. Tickets are $40-$125 through overture.org.

TRIBAL SEEDS w/ Original Wailers: Wednesday, Jan. 17, 8 p.m., Majestic Theatre, 115 King St. Tickets are $15 through majesticmadison.com.

FRZN FEST w/ Destroyer, Shredders, Polica and more: Thursday, Jan. 18 through Saturday, Jan. 20, 8 p.m., Majestic Theatre, 115 King St. and High Noon Saloon, 701 E. Washington Ave. Tickets are $50 for a three-day pass, and $15-$22 per show through majesticmadison.com.

96.3 STAR COUNTRY CLASS OF 2018 w/ Luke Combs, Daniele Bradbery and more: Friday, Jan. 19, 8 p.m., Barrymore Theatre, 2090 Atwood Ave. Tickets are $27 ($32 at the door) 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.

JACK HARLOW: Sunday, Jan. 21, 8 p.m., High Noon Saloon, 701 E. Washington Ave. Tickets are $15 through high-noon.com.

RUSSELL DICKERSON w/ Ryan Kinder: Thursday, Jan. 25, 8:30 p.m., Majestic Theatre, 115 King St. Tickets are $15 ($18 at the door) through majesticmadison.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.

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

THE LIL’ SMOKIES: Wednesday, Jan. 31, 8 p.m., High Noon Saloon, 701 E. Washington Ave. Tickets are $15 ($17 at the door) through high-noon.com.

JJ GREY & MOFRO w/ The Commonheart: Thursday, Feb. 1, 8 p.m., Barrymore Theatre, 2090 Atwood Ave. Tickets are $29.50 through barrymorelive.com.

LANE 8: Friday, Feb. 2, 9 p.m., Majestic Theatre, 115 King St. Tickets are $16 ($18 at the door) through majesticmadison.com.

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

JERRY SEINFELD: Friday, Feb. 2, 7 & 9:30 p.m., Overture Hall, 201 State St. Tickets are $68 to $175 through overture.org.

ZZ WARD: Tuesday, Feb. 6, 8 p.m., Majestic Theatre, 115 King St. Tickets are $22.50 ($25 at the door) through majesticmadison.com.

SCOTT BRADLEE’S POSTMODERN JUKEBOX: Tuesday, Feb. 6, 7 p.m., Orpheum Theater, 216 State St. Tickets are $25 through madisonorpheum.com.

JENS LEKMAN: Wednesday, Feb. 7, 8 p.m., High Noon Saloon, 701 E. Washington Ave. Tickets are $15 ($17 at the door) through high-noon.com.

YONDER MOUNTAIN STRING BAND w/ The Southern Belles: Thursday, Feb. 8, 8 p.m., Barrymore Theatre, 2090 Atwood Ave. Tickets are $27.50 ($30 in advance) through barrymorelive.com.

MAGIC GIANT w/ The Brevet: Thursday, Feb. 8, 8:30 p.m., High Noon Saloon, 701 E. Washington Ave. Tickets are $13 ($15 at the door) through high-noon.com.

PORTUGAL. THE MAN w/ Twin Peaks: Sunday, Feb. 11, 7:30 p.m., Overture Hall, 201 State St. Tickets are $40 ($43 at the door) through overture.org.

TOM PAXTON w/ The Don Juans: Sunday, Feb. 11, 8 p.m., Barrymore Theatre, 2090 Atwood Ave. Tickets are $25 ($28 at the door) through barrymorelive.com.

KUINKA: Sunday, Feb. 11, 8 p.m., The Frequency, 121 W. Main St. Tickets are $7 ($10 at the door) through madisonfrequency.com.

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

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

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

JERRY FOLK X SAINT WKND: Thursday, Feb. 15, 9 p.m., High Noon Saloon, 701 E. Washington Ave. Tickets are $13 ($15 at the door) through high-noon.com.

BELA FLECK & ABIGAIL WASHBURN: Friday, Feb. 16, 8 p.m., Capitol Theater, 201 State St. Tickets are $35-$60 through overture.org.

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

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.

TERRA LIGHTFOOT: Monday, Feb. 19, 8 p.m., The Frequency, 121 W. Main St. Tickets are $10 through madisonfrequency.com.

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.

PORCHES: Friday, Feb. 23, 8 p.m., High Noon Saloon, 701 E. Washington Ave. Tickets are $15 through high-noon.com.

THE WIND + THE WAVE: Friday, Feb. 23, 9 p.m., The Frequency, 121 W. Main St. Tickets are $13 ($15 at the door) through madisonfrequency.com.

THE PUMP AND DUMP SHOW: Saturday, Feb. 24, 8 p.m., Barrymore Theatre, 2090 Atwood Ave. Tickets are $30 ($35 at the door) through barrymorelive.com.

SOMO w/ Caye: Saturday, Feb. 24, 8 p.m., Majestic Theatre, 115 King St. Tickets are $20 ($25 at the door) through majesticmadison.com.

TALIB KWELI w/ Niko Is: Saturday, Feb. 24, 10 p.m., High Noon Saloon, 701 E. Washington Ave. Tickets are $20 ($25 at the door) through high-noon.com.

SABATON & KREATOR: Saturday, Feb. 24, 7:30 p.m., Orpheum Theater, 216 State St. Tickets are $27.50 through orpheummadison.com.

ANI DIFRANCO: Sunday, Feb. 25, 7:30 p.m., Capitol Theater, 201 State St. Tickets are $40-$65 through overture.org.

J. BOOG w/ Jesse Royal and Etana: Tuesday, Feb. 27, 8 p.m., High Noon Saloon. Tickets are $20 ($22 at the door) through high-noon.com.

TYLER, THE CREATOR w/ Vince Staples & Taco: Thursday, March 1, 7:30 p.m., Alliant Energy Center Expo Hall. Tickets are $40 ($42 at the door) through ticketmaster.com.

ZOSO: Friday, March 2, 8 p.m., Barrymore Theatre, 2090 Atwood Ave. Tickets are $25 ($30 at the door) through barrymorelive.com.

WHISKEY MYERS: Friday, March 2, 9 p.m., Majestic Theatre, 115 King St. Tickets are $15 through majesticmadison.com.

JON FOREMAN w/ Saturday, March 3, 8 p.m., Barrymore Theatre, 2090 Atwood Ave. Tickets are $25 ($30 at the door) through barrymorelive.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.

J.I.D. + EARTHGANG: Tuesday, March 6, 8 p.m., High Noon Saloon, 701 E. Washington Ave. Tickets are $16 ($20 at the door) through high-noon.com.

THE OH HELLOS w/ Lowland Hum: Tuesday, March 6, 8 p.m., Majestic Theatre, 115 King St. Tickets are $18 ($20 at the door) through majesticmadison.com.

MAT KEARNEY: Wednesday, March 7, 8 p.m., Orpheum Theater, 216 State St. Tickets go on sale Friday through madisonorpheum.com.

THE MUSICAL BOX (GENESIS TRIBUTE): Thursday, March 8, 7 p.m., Orpheum Theater, 216 State St. Tickets are $25 through orpheummadison.com.

ROBERT CRAY: Thursday, March 8, 8 p.m., Barrymore Theatre, 2090 Atwood Ave. Tickets are $35 ($40 at the door) through barrymorelive.com.

ANDREA GIBSON w/ Chastity Brown: Friday, March 9, 8 p.m., Barrymore Theatre, 2090 Atwood Ave. Tickets are $21 ($23 at the door) through barrymorelive.com.

GAELIC STORM: Sunday, March 11, 7 p.m., Orpheum Theater, 216 State St. Tickets are $23 through orpheummadison.com.

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

DECLAN MCKENNA: Sunday, March 11, 7:30 p.m., Majestic Theatre, 115 King St. Tickets are $15 ($18 at the door) through majesticmadison.com.

LIGHTS w/ Chase Atlantic & DCF: Tuesday, March 13, 8 p.m., Majestic Theatre, 115 King St. Tickets are $20 through majesticmadison.com.

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

BRETT DENNEN: Wednesday, March 14, 8 p.m., Majestic Theatre, 115 King St. Tickets are $25 through majesticmadison.com.

CRY CRY CRY: Saturday, March 17, 8 p.m., Barrymore Theatre, 2090 Atwood Ave. Tickets are $37.50 through barrymorelive.com.

S. CAREY: Tuesday, March 20, 8 p.m., High Noon Saloon, 701 E. Washington Ave. Tickets are $15 through high-noon.com.

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

PUDDLES PITY PARTY: Thursday, March 22, 8 p.m., Barrymore Theatre, 2090 Atwood Ave. Tickets are $35 ($37.50 at the door) through barrymorelive.com.

EARTH, WIND & FIRE: Saturday, March 24, 8 p.m., Overture Hall, 201 State St. Tickets are $60-$127.50 through overture.org.

CAROLYN WONDERLAND: Wednesday, March 28, 8 p.m., High Noon Saloon, 701 E. Washington Ave. Tickets are $12 ($14 at the door) through high-noon.com.

JOHN HIATT & THE GONERS FEATURING SONNY LANDRETH: Thursday, March 29, 7:30 p.m., Barrymore Theatre, 2090 Atwood Ave. Tickets are $48 through barrymorelive.com.

LUCY DACUS w/ The Kids: Thursday, April 5, 8 p.m., High Noon Saloon, 701 E. Washington Ave. Tickets are $15 through high-noon.com.

VUNDAMAR: Thursday, April 5, 8 p.m., The Frequency, 121 W. Main St. Tickets are $10 ($12 at the door) through madisonfrequency.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.

PHOEBE BRIDGERS: Thursday, April 19, 8 p.m., The Frequency, 121 W. Main St. Tickets are $10 ($12 at the door) through madisonfrequency.com.

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

LIZA ANNE: Friday, April 27, 9:30 p.m., High Noon Saloon, 701 E. Washington Ave. Tickets are $10 ($12 at the door) through high-noon.com.

JIM JEFFERIES: Thursday, April 28, 8 p.m., Overture Hall, 201 State St. Tickets are $40-$50 through overture.org.

PETER HOOK & THE LIGHT: Saturday, May 5, 9 p.m., Majestic Theatre, 115 King St. Tickets are $27.50 ($30 at the door) through majesticmadison.com.

HOME FREE: Sunday, May 6, 3 p.m., Orpheum Theater, 216 State St. Tickets go on sale Friday through madisonorpheum.com.

QUEENS OF THE STONE AGE w/ Royal Blood: Tuesday, May 22, 6:30 p.m., Breese Stevens Field, 917 E. Mifflin St. Tickets are $40-$60 through breesestevensfield.com.

YANNI: Tuesday, June 26, 8 p.m., Overture Hall, 201 State St. Tickets are $35-$90 through overture.org.

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.