Local acts jam in celebration of Sexy Ester’s impact on isthmus

Skizzwhores, Lady Deadpoet, Sheshe, Gods in The Chrysalis all pay tribute at vinyl release party at High Noon


Madison’s Print & Resist festival shows print still has more to say

Media artists from around Upper Midwest use their chosen medium to promote political causes


Blues legend Joan Armatrading performs on first solo tour to multiple standing ovations

Grammy-nominee brought down Wisconsin Union Theater Tuesday with magnificent guitar shredding, emotional rendition of 'Love & Affection'


Local band Lovely Socialite finds experimental inspiration in Twin Peaks, vintage advertisements

Founded by six UW music majors, jazz-rock collective enjoys collaboration with each other, outside Madison groups


Toro y Moi keeps it professional while jamming to new music Friday night

Frontman Chazwick Bradley Bundick, opener Astronauts, etc. make chill-wave junkies beg for multiple encores at Majestic


‘Musical, artistic co-op’ Foshizzle Family hopes to make EDM accessible for all

Founder Max Wasinger began local group with simple sticker art, but has expanded to 24-piece, ever-evolving juggernaut


‘Why they put the dick in the pussy,’ Miley Cyrus asks listeners on latest

Simultaneously melancholic and hyper-sexual, twerking pop star bids goodbye to her dead petz on new LP


Madison marionette man has city on strings

From historical figures to attractive neighbors, anyone could become one of Vogel's moving works of art


UW’s Lit fest: Local literature legends will share tricks of the trade

From April 27 - May 1, writers with a Madison tie will discuss topics from rock journalism to food writing

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Millennial student band headlines a night of quirky local acts

The Great Duck War, Trophy Dad, Wooden Chickens Snapchat and banter with High Noon audience