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Tommy Washbush

Long live rock!

As Journey and Asia roll into the Alliant Energy Center, Michael Popke examines why some bands still resonate with audiences decades after their heydays. He comes to some surprising conclusions.

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Airpark performs "All the Time" at an intimate Isthmus Live Session at the Isthmus offices on March 22, 2017. more

Mar 24, 2017 5:39 PM Isthmus Live Sessions

Enjoy a compilation of selected tracks by artists playing shows we're excited about in Madison during the week of March 23-30, 2017. more

Mar 23, 2017 10:42 AM Picks Playlists

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David McClister

Son Volt, Jay Farrar’s post-Uncle Tupelo band, is a convergence of blues, folk and country. Isthmus talks to the founder/guitarist in advance of the group’s stop in Madison on March 30. more

Mar 23, 2017 5:00 AM MUSIC

Enjoy a compilation of selected tracks by artists playing shows we're excited about in Madison during the week of March 16-23, 2017. more

Mar 16, 2017 10:47 AM Picks Playlists

The Griswolds perform "Beware the Dog" at an intimate Isthmus Live Session at the Isthmus offices on March 11, 2017. more

Mar 16, 2017 8:59 AM Isthmus Live Sessions

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Paul Harries

Nashville’s All Them Witches bring their propulsive, psychedelic rock to the High Noon Saloon March 18. more

Mar 16, 2017 5:00 AM MUSIC

Norwegian trumpet virtuoso returns to Madison Symphony Orchestra. But the Hummel Trumpet Concerto she plays is overshadowed by a superlative Beethoven overture. more

Mar 11, 2017 10:15 AM MUSIC

Enjoy a compilation of selected tracks by artists playing shows we're excited about in Madison during the week of March 9-16, 2017. more

Mar 9, 2017 10:41 AM Picks Playlists

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Levi Walton

The famously contentious relationships among bandmates in Dinosaur Jr. are mellowing after reaching a “dysfunctional place,” according to drummer (and unofficial mediator) Murph. The band still rocks, though, and they’re at the Majestic March 17. more

Mar 9, 2017 5:00 AM MUSIC

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Jon Hain

Madison’s lo-fi rockers Ladyscissors release “To the Nines,” a gritty and grownup sophomore album. They debut the material at the High Noon Saloon March 11. more

Mar 9, 2017 5:00 AM MUSIC

BoDeans perform "Good Things" at an intimate Isthmus Live Session at the Isthmus offices on March 4, 2017. more

Mar 6, 2017 3:37 PM Isthmus Live Sessions

Enjoy a compilation of selected tracks by artists playing shows we're excited about in Madison during the week of March 2-9, 2017. more

Mar 2, 2017 11:08 AM Picks Playlists

At the Wisconsin Chamber Orchestra’s Feb. 24 concert, award-winning 16-year-old prodigy Julian Rhee tackled two tough pieces: Brahms’ Violin Concerto in D major and Paganini’s Caprice No. 5 for solo violin. more

Mar 2, 2017 5:00 AM MUSIC

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Audre Rae

Corey Mathew Hart and Paul Mitch have paired up to produce an addictive debut album. Andy Moore reviews “Lost Lakes” in advance of the album release at High Noon Saloon March 9. more

Mar 2, 2017 5:00 AM MUSIC

After an exciting 2016, Madison’s indie pop duo Seasaw is embarking on an East Coast tour. They launch at the Frequency March 2. more

Mar 1, 2017 1:14 PM MUSIC

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