With Harry Connick Jr. and Jennifer Lopez on the judging panel, life is much different.
A mystery show, an experimental rock bassist and an inventive electronic musician are among this week's best bets.
The "Sound of Music" descendants collaborated with Thomas Lauderdale's pop-jazz ensemble for a genre- and culture-spanning album and will play the Capitol Theater on Thursday.
A Kentucky rock band, a stand-up comedian and a pop-folk singer-songwriter are among Madison's upcoming shows.
Madison Opera leads up to its production of the morally complex opera with weeks of discussions, previews and a conversation with "Dead Man Walking" collaborators Sister Helen Prejean and Jake Heggie.
Lead singer Craig Minowa talks about the Cloud Cult philosophy and how "Unplug" came to be.
Big Boi and André 3000 are celebrating 20 years since the release of the group's debut album.
Madison is full of folk — from Arizona, California, Washington and Tennessee — this week.
One-half of a classic folk duo, an indie-pop husband-and-wife duo and an alt-rock group are among Madison's upcoming shows.
Filmmaker Wendy Schneider launched a Kickstarter campaign Monday to raise $120,000 to complete the film.
Oysters inspired by music? SEW's latest creative concert project combines food, wine and an unusual taste of Beethoven.
A female-fronted indie pop group, a stand-up comedy show and a New Jersey singer-songwriter are this week's top picks for Madison shows.
A hip-hop artist, a spoken word artist and singer and an alt-pop group are among Madison's upcoming shows.
The Madison-based folk musician will play his first show in the city since 2012 before returning to the road for another tour.
An indie-pop singer-songwriter, a bluesy Americana group and a dry-witted rock band are this week's top picks for Madison shows.