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Kim Keyes

Changes in clubland

Cathy Dethmers, who is selling Madison’s beloved High Noon Saloon, believes the new owners will carry on the tradition of serving local musicians. But the sale does consolidate Frank Productions’ control of Madison’s evolving music district.

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An Isthmus Live Session at Overture Center for the Arts featuring a performance of "The Dying Swan" by Les Ballets Trockadero de Monte Carlo who performing at the Overture Center on Friday, February 24. more

Feb 24, 2017 12:53 PM Isthmus Live Sessions

Enjoy a compilation of selected tracks by artists playing shows we're excited about in Madison during the week of Feb. 23-Mar. 2, 2017. more

Feb 23, 2017 11:16 AM MUSIC

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Autumn de Wilde

Hatched in Portland, Oregon, as a musical accompaniment for political fundraisers, Pink Martini has grown into a globe-trotting, multilingual fun fest. Bob Jacobson talks to founder Thomas Lauderdale about creating the “little orchestra.” more

Feb 23, 2017 5:00 AM MUSIC

Hometown hero and DIY music promoter Ari Herstand returns to Madison for a solo show at the High Noon Saloon (Feb. 26) and a book signing at Barnes & Noble (Feb. 28). more

Feb 23, 2017 5:00 AM MUSIC

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Brent Nicastro

Where would hip-hop be without the influence and backbeat created by the Funky Drummer, Clyde Stubblefield? Steven Potter talks to Madison's hip-hop community about the death of the legendary musician. more

Feb 21, 2017 2:59 PM MUSIC

Stephen Kellogg performs an intimate Isthmus Live Session at the Isthmus offices on Feb. 19, 2017. more

Feb 21, 2017 2:22 PM Isthmus Live Sessions

Philadelphia’s electronic jam band Lotus is touring with an exciting new album, “Eat the Light.” Lotus is at the Orpheum Feb. 24. more

Feb 21, 2017 12:00 PM MUSIC

Real Numbers performs an intimate Isthmus Live Session at the Isthmus offices on Feb. 17, 2017. more

Feb 20, 2017 11:07 AM Isthmus Live Sessions

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Ankur Malhotra

Clyde Stubblefield, a beloved Madison institution and James Brown’s “Funky Drummer,” died at age 73 from kidney failure. more

Feb 18, 2017 6:50 PM MUSIC

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Bill Fritsch

Stephen Hough, one of the leading pianists of our time, delivers an absorbing performance of “The Egyptian” by Camille Saint-Saëns with Madison Symphony Orchestra. more

Feb 18, 2017 11:15 AM MUSIC

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

Feb 16, 2017 11:28 AM Picks Playlists

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John Hart

Madison singer-songwriter Katie Scullin puts together an impressive debut album. She hosts a pre-release party at Funk’s Pub on Feb. 17. more

Feb 16, 2017 5:00 AM MUSIC

Twenty years ago, Gabe Moskoff was a sophomore at Madison East. Today, he's the DJ for rap supergroup Run the Jewels and goes by the stage name Trackstar. Moskoff will return home as Trackstar the DJ on Feb. 15 for a sold-out Run the Jewels show. more

Feb 13, 2017 4:56 PM MUSIC

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

Feb 9, 2017 11:06 AM Picks Playlists

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Nick Berard

Joey Banks, one of Madison’s busiest drummers, was mentored by his idol, Clyde Stubblefield. Now Banks is music director of the Clyde Stubblefield All-Star Band, where the two men drum side by side. more

Feb 9, 2017 5:00 AM MUSIC 1 Comments

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