• Photo by AJ Greisen

    Frugal Fashion by Guerrilla Thrifter: Sizzling Summer Edition

    Fashion Write-Up by Adeline Peck  |  Photography by AJ Greisen  |  Model Adeline Peck Turbulence in our weather has yet again been a factor this summer. That’s when a sunny, calm basically perfect summer day comes along; it’s time to enjoy it. You deserve it! I am sharing with you my favorite summer looks that […]

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    Chick Singer Night Still Rocks!

    by Kelly Lajter | Photos by Ben Wydeven The Chick Singer Night (CSN) showcase held on September 10th was an impressive display of the natural talent of Madison-area musicians.  As the third showcase of their 5th year here in Madison, CSN offered up several female artists (and one male artist) to sing for the audience. […]

  • Full Circle Slate

    BEHIND THE SCENES OF “FULL CIRCLE”

    Written by Karla S. Bryant | Photography by Peter Langeness It may be the only time someone at the Déjà Vu Martini Lounge in Appleton, WI was in conversation with another person when the words that popped into their head were, “This may be the priest I’ve been looking for.” But that’s what happened when […]

  • Damsel Trash Soup for Sluts

    Soup For Sluts – Grab A Spoon and Dig In!

    Written by Sarah Whitt Damsel Trash’s new album “Soup for Sluts” serves up a full-course meal of awesome, right in your face! Madison favorites, Meghan Rose and Emily Mills, launched Damsel Trash earlier this year “fully formed from the skull of Madison-based alt-country band Little Red Wolf.” Few stylistic similarities remain between the two bands beyond […]

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    Fat City Emporium Party: Featuring Bootsy La Vox

    Words and Photos by Martin Lopez Ryan Robinson, founder and managing partner of Fat City Emporium, hosted yet another gallery opening party on July 26th. When Robinson first opened Fat City in early June, he had planned to hold one event per month. But it seems he’s had such success with the soirées, he just […]

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    The Frequency Calendar – September 2014

    SEPTEMBER SHOWS 09/01 MR DENTON w/ The Begowatts, The Mood Manual 8:30 PM, 18+, $7 / $10 under 21 09/02 JASPER T w/ The Melon Heads, Soggy Prairie Boys 8 PM, 21+, $7 09/03 BENEFIT FOR MADCITY FILM CO-OP featuring  EMERSON D’ VORTEX, The Star Bandits , Madison Malone , Forward ! Marching Band , […]

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    BEAUTY: Pretty in the Park

    Beauty Write-Up, Hair & MakeUp by Lnz Prazak | Photography by Adeline Peck | Model Shannon Schenk Look #1 Prep hair with Aveda Smooth Infusion Style Prep Smoother. Apply a cocktail of Aveda Phemolliant and Confixor medium hold gel. Apply at root and throughout hair strands. Blow-dry hair and set large, loose curls. Let sit, then […]

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    Modern Mod: No Bullsh*t

    Interview by Jacob Boyardi | Photography by Jamie Strehlow High school bands aren’t always the best to hear but they are almost always the best to be in. Every now and then there are exceptions to this when a band of youngsters in high school actually sounds like the best thing you’ve heard in a […]

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    The Frequency Calendar – August 2014

    AUGUST SHOWS 08/20 WOOD CHICKENS w/ Sally Grundy, Plowtown, Villainy of Thieves 8 PM, 18+, $5 / $8 under 21 08/21 LIFEAFTERSIX w/ Wall of Funk, Dead End Moves 9 PM, 18+, $5 / $8 under 21 08/22 COWBOY WINTER w/ The Noise FM, Middle Twin, The Flavor That Kills 10 PM, 18+, $5 / […]

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    Words of Fang: Pay To Play

    By Fang VonWrathenstein, Lords of the Trident Not everyone in the music business is an angel. And no, I’m not talking about those gritty, sleaze-rock bands called “Sex Angels” or “Dirrrty Sinners.” I’m talking about jerks who steal money from hard-working bands. For every one Fang VonWrathenstein, giving out free advice and asking nothing in […]

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    Welcome to the Family – My Introduction to the Madison Music Scene Through a Night at the MAMAs

    Words by Máire Jacobs Photos by Jeff Blankenship It’s a Sunday night, and instead of occupying the usual spot on my couch with Netflix’s latest original series playing on the television, I’m standing in front of the Capitol Theater at the Overture Center, waiting for the first attendees of the Madison Area Music Awards to […]

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    Rocky Horror Picture Show at the Rocky Horror Show: Live at The Majestic!

    Photos by Daniel Atwater Words by Simone LaPierre and Alicia McCanna What to do at midnight on a Saturday in downtown Madison? Well, if it was the night of Rhythm and Booms, fans of Rocky Horror Picture Show packed into The Majestic for the Rocky Horror Show stage play. Jam-packed with excited fans and newcomers, […]

Photo by AJ Greisen

Frugal Fashion by Guerrilla Thrifter: Sizzling Summer Edition

Fashion Write-Up by Adeline Peck  |  Photography by AJ Greisen  |  Model Adeline Peck Turbulence in our weather has yet again been a factor this summer. That’s when a sunny, calm basically perfect summer day comes along; it’s time to enjoy it. You deserve it! I am sharing with you my favorite summer looks that […]

Chick Singer Night

Chick Singer Night Still Rocks!

by Kelly Lajter | Photos by Ben Wydeven The Chick Singer Night (CSN) showcase held on September 10th was an impressive display of the natural talent of Madison-area musicians.  As the third showcase of their 5th year here in Madison, CSN offered up several female artists (and one male artist) to sing for the audience. […]

Full Circle Slate

BEHIND THE SCENES OF “FULL CIRCLE”

Written by Karla S. Bryant | Photography by Peter Langeness It may be the only time someone at the Déjà Vu Martini Lounge in Appleton, WI was in conversation with another person when the words that popped into their head were, “This may be the priest I’ve been looking for.” But that’s what happened when […]

Damsel Trash Soup for Sluts

Soup For Sluts – Grab A Spoon and Dig In!

Written by Sarah Whitt Damsel Trash’s new album “Soup for Sluts” serves up a full-course meal of awesome, right in your face! Madison favorites, Meghan Rose and Emily Mills, launched Damsel Trash earlier this year “fully formed from the skull of Madison-based alt-country band Little Red Wolf.” Few stylistic similarities remain between the two bands beyond […]