• BARE

    These Kids Are BARING It All In This Rock Musical

    BARE: A Pop Musical This rock musical (think Rent or Spring Awakening) is set in a Catholic boarding school in the late 1990s. It is mostly sung-through, meaning there is very little dialogue and it plays very much like an opera, but set to a rock score.  BARE tells the story of a doomed romance between Jason […]

  • Meghan Rose

    Meghan Rose’s “In Your Bones” Will Rip Your Heart Out and Make It Pump to a New Beat

    Review by Morganna Grim | Photographers As Credited   Meghan Rose has just dropped her long awaited debut solo album, keenly titled In Your Bones, and it is met with thunderous applause and no small degree of gratitude. Like every starving artist, she formerly worked a day job (which she has recently been able to […]

  • Frequency_Sign

    The Frequency Calendar – March 2015

      MARCH SHOWS 03/01 MAJESTIC LIVE presents NORA JANE STRUTHERS & THE PARTY LINE w/ The Mascot Theory 8 PM, 18+, $10 03/02 BAR CLOSED FOR MAINTENANCE 03/03 CONTINENTAL w/ Jack Ringhand, The Rotten Tommys  9 PM, 18+, $8 03/04 HARBOR AND HOME w/ Post Social, Cherch 8:30 PM, 18+, $5 / $8 under 21 […]

  • Twelfth Night, or What You Will

    In the Spotlight: Twelfth Night, or What You Will

    Written by Jacob Nelson | Photos courtesy of Strollers Theatre   The curtain opens, revealing a Lord drunk on food, music, and most especially, love. His words are alien to current comprehensions of English, speaking in riddles and obscure references lost on many of those who would hear them. All the same, it is apparent […]

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    Madison’s First Comic Con: Wizard World 2015 Photos of Last Weekend’s Events

    Madison’s very first Comic Con (Wizard World) took off like a rocket. People splashed on the makeup, donned wigs, and became living comic book characters. A 3-day festival, which took place at Alliant Energy Center this past month Feb. 6, 7, and 8. “Say Cheese, Batman!”

  • Chick Singer Night - February 2015

    Sing Your Heart Out: Chick Singer Night February Edition

    Written by Simone LaPierre | Photos by Mark Ellis | Videos by Project Famous   A sea of friendly faces fill The Brink Lounge on a brisk February evening as loved ones gather to support the supremely superb talents of all those involved with Chick Singer Night (CSN). CSN started in LA, over 25 years ago. […]

  • Fishwife

    Fishwife – Cool Record #1

    Review by Meghan Rose  fish·wife pl. fish·wives A woman who sells fish. A woman regarded as coarse, vulgar and shrewdly abusive.   Fishwife had me at hello. I know the people in this band personally and I’ve grown and changed with them through this wonderful community called Girls Rock Camp. Take that with all the […]

  • Frequency_Sign

    The Frequency Calendar – February 2015

    FEBRUARY SHOWS 02/01 BAR CLOSED FOR MAINTENANCE – ENJOY THE SUPER BALLS 02/02 BILL MURRAY FEST w/ The Skizzwhores, Damsel Trash, Wood Chickens, This is Gonna Tickle 8:30 PM, 18+, $5 / $8 under 21 02/03 YONATAN GAT (of Monotonix) w/ Lover’s Spit, The Amigos 8:30 PM, 18+, $10 02/04 MAJESTIC LIVE presents WILD CHILD […]

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    Gin, Chocolate and Bottle Rockets: Madison’s Newest Supergroup

      Written By Sarah Whitt | Photos by Mike Rausch of Arrow of Light Design   Madison’s newest supergroup, Gin, Chocolate and Bottle Rockets released their self-titled debut EP in November.  The band features local favorite Beth Kille on vocals and guitar, coming off of a highly prolific year that also included playing at Summerfest […]

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    The Frequency Calendar – January 2015

      JANUARY SHOWS 01/07 MAJESTIC LIVE presents THE McLOVINS 8:30 PM, 18+, $5 adv / $7 dos 01/08 BAR CLOSED – GO TO HIGH NOON FOR BRETT OLSTADT’S BENEFIT – EVENT ON FACEBOOK 01/09 SPARE CHANGE TRIO w/ Time is Relative, Jeffrey James Show 01/10 WORT 89.9 FM welcomes THE BAMA LAMAS w/ The Rotten […]

  • Bartell Ball-Drop BLITZ

    Celebrate New Year’s Eve with the Bartell Ball-Drop BLITZ!

    Bartell Ball Drop Blitz Wednesday, December 31 8:00 pm Produced by Mercury Players Theatre with Know Better Productions and OUT!Cast Theatre Tickets $15 for General Admission or $20 for VIP which will include extra surprises and a free champagne toast! Purchase Online Here A group of crazy kids will meet on December 30 and draw “years” from […]

BARE

These Kids Are BARING It All In This Rock Musical

BARE: A Pop Musical This rock musical (think Rent or Spring Awakening) is set in a Catholic boarding school in the late 1990s. It is mostly sung-through, meaning there is very little dialogue and it plays very much like an opera, but set to a rock score.  BARE tells the story of a doomed romance between Jason […]

Meghan Rose

Meghan Rose’s “In Your Bones” Will Rip Your Heart Out and Make It Pump to a New Beat

Review by Morganna Grim | Photographers As Credited   Meghan Rose has just dropped her long awaited debut solo album, keenly titled In Your Bones, and it is met with thunderous applause and no small degree of gratitude. Like every starving artist, she formerly worked a day job (which she has recently been able to […]

Frequency_Sign

The Frequency Calendar – March 2015

  MARCH SHOWS 03/01 MAJESTIC LIVE presents NORA JANE STRUTHERS & THE PARTY LINE w/ The Mascot Theory 8 PM, 18+, $10 03/02 BAR CLOSED FOR MAINTENANCE 03/03 CONTINENTAL w/ Jack Ringhand, The Rotten Tommys  9 PM, 18+, $8 03/04 HARBOR AND HOME w/ Post Social, Cherch 8:30 PM, 18+, $5 / $8 under 21 […]

Twelfth Night, or What You Will

In the Spotlight: Twelfth Night, or What You Will

Written by Jacob Nelson | Photos courtesy of Strollers Theatre   The curtain opens, revealing a Lord drunk on food, music, and most especially, love. His words are alien to current comprehensions of English, speaking in riddles and obscure references lost on many of those who would hear them. All the same, it is apparent […]