CD Reviews

NESTER – Gata Galactica

NESTER – Gata Galactica

August 4, 2015, No comments

NESTER – Gata Galactica (2014 Self-Release)   Buy and sample the album here   Experimental ...

Live Show Reviews

Wurst Times Fest: Madison’s Local Music Festival

Wurst Times Fest: Madison’s Local Music Festival

May 27, 2015, No comments

Wurst Times Fest: Madison’s Local Music Festival People sometimes say to me that we need ...

Upstaged
Upstaged
September 10, 2012, No comments

Soul Food

Local Bands Can Learn a Lot from the Beatles

Local Bands Can Learn a Lot from the Beatles

September 15, 2014, No comments

Local Bands Can Learn a Lot from the Beatles   I know, you’re thinking, “Why is this bloody baby-boomer going on about the Beatles?” Well, I’ll tell you. ...

Croz and Effect
Croz and Effect
July 13, 2014, No comments
Saturdays
Saturdays
December 28, 2013, No comments
Thankful
Thankful
November 28, 2013, 1 Comment

Local Sounds in Madison Magazine

Inspiring and Exciting 10th Annual Madison Area Music Awards

Inspiring and Exciting 10th Annual Madison Area Music Awards

July 9, 2013, No comments

 Inspiring and Exciting 10th Annual Madison Area Music Awards   Read our coverage of the 10th Annual MAMAs here.   ...

The Artist Behind the Award

They’re no solar flare:  Sunspot continues an eruption of Success

They’re no solar flare: Sunspot continues an eruption of Success

June 28, 2013, No comments

Sunspot hits you like a rocket. The first time we experienced this band and its festive style, we'd just moved back to Wisconsin, and the owner of ...

Observations by Jimmy

Open Letter From Jimmy to the Polar Vortex

Open Letter From Jimmy to the Polar Vortex

February 27, 2014, No comments

Open Letter From Jimmy to the Polar Vortex Dear Mr. or Mrs. Polar Vortex,   Would you kindly remove your ungrateful butt from the premises, and tell your ...

The Miracle of Choking
The Miracle of Choking
December 22, 2013, No comments