Indie-folk band Hurray For the Riff Raff and singer-songwriter Ana Tijoux are among recently-announced acts coming to Madison.
Listen now for a heads-up on great shows coming soon to Madison.
The first time the young international sensation Hayley Westenra performed in Madison, the grass was green, the weather was warm and huge crowds showed up to hear her sing at a 2004 Concerts on the Square with the Wisconsin Chamber Orchestra.
What started as a small gathering for charity has become an annual holiday songfest.
Counting Crows plays the Orpheum Theater on Saturday, Dec. 13.
A country-punk duo, a Chicago jazz-rock outfit, and a Brooklyn country-folk trio are on tap this week.
Rather than try and fit the songs into the She & Him format, the pair seem more than willing to meet the songs halfway, or more than halfway.
Indie rock band Bleachers and alt-rock group They Might Be Giants are among recently-announced acts coming to Madison.
Never say, "Wish I knew that band when they played in town!" again.
Hugh Bob and the Hustle's brand of country music evokes their Wisconsin heritage, but they'll be soon taking it to Nashville.
Plenty of jazz this weekend from local and international talents.
When singer Hugh Masterson began his Milwaukee roots rock band Hugh Bob and the Hustle a few years ago, he was just getting his feet wet with songwriting. The songs on his band's 2012 debut were among his first songs he ever wrote, with lyrics emphasizing many of the small town values - including hard work and humbleness - that he got from growing up in northern Wisconsin town Butternut.
McLagan, who played keyboards for the Faces and Small Faces, was to have performed with Nick Lowe Thursday at the Barrymore Theatre.
Nick Lowe may be too slim, dapper and clean-shaven to make a proper Santa Claus. But the legendary British rocker and producer gave his fans a surprise Christmas present last year with his first holiday album “Quality Street.”
Two comedians and a swaggering Irish punk band are on the docket this week.
- Thu, Dec 18, 11:30 am
- Madison Marriott West, Middleton
- Thu, Dec 18, 12:45 pm
- Holy Wisdom Monastery, Middleton
- Thu, Dec 18, 5:00 pm
- Maple Tree Supper Club, Mc Farland
- Thu, Dec 18, 5:30 pm
- Liliana's Restaurant, Fitchburg