Michael Muckian


Chad Batka

Country outlaw Steve Earle still plays power twang, but he’s currently working on his bucket list. He wants to write a Broadway musical. more

Mar 22, 2018 5:00 AM MUSIC

Fit Fresh expands with a bigger kitchen and a new cafe at Princeton Club West. Plans are to open a second cafe at new Princeton Club Fitchburg. more

Mar 15, 2018 5:00 AM FOOD & DRINK

Latisha McDuffy hopes she can market her sweet tribute to the school cafeteria cookies of her youth. more

Feb 22, 2018 5:01 AM FOOD & DRINK


Tim Knox

Legendary multimedia artist Laurie Anderson makes a rare tour stop in Madison with a new album chronicling her experiences during Hurricane Sandy. She’s at Shannon Hall Feb. 9. more

Feb 1, 2018 5:00 AM MUSIC

Fresco opens the city’s first bone broth stand. But it’s just a pop-up, open through mid-March. more

Jan 26, 2018 5:00 AM FOOD & DRINK

Charlie Berens’ podcast “Da Manitowoc Minute” is attracting loads of fans from around the world. Isthmus talks to Berens in advance of his appearance at Wisconsin Union Theater on Jan. 26. more

Jan 18, 2018 5:00 AM Comedy

After almost 50 years of making music, Bruce Cockburn has a new album, his first in seven years. He talked with Isthmus before playing the Barrymore on Nov. 21. more

Nov 16, 2017 5:00 AM MUSIC 1 Comments


Joe Martinez

Jazz legend Wynton Marsalis sits down with Isthmus to riff on keeping jazz alive. He’s in Madison with the Jazz at Lincoln Center Orchestra on Sept. 23. more

Sep 14, 2017 5:00 AM MUSIC