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Upcoming Shows

The Gleasons
The Gleasons, Table 5
TodayJanuary 21, 20178:00pm   $10.00
The next generation of Celtic music is thriving, thanks in part to one of its new standard-bearers: The Gleasons. From the rolling fields of Connemara to barnstorming sessions in Dublin pubs, songs by The Gleasons bring to life the magic of Celtic legend. It all begins with the songs; thoughtful combinations of lyrics and....read more
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Paul Cebar Tomorrow Sound
Paul Cebar Tomorrow Sound
FridayJanuary 27, 20178:00pm   $15.00TicketWeb
Paul Cebar Tomorrow Sound bring forth a funky, lyrically charged racket that is explosive, yet intimate. Taking cues from the dance bands of western Louisiana (and his native Midwest,), the streets (and 45's) of New Orleans, touring African and Caribbean combos and the soul, funk & blues of his youth, Paul Cebar is a....read more
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Michael McDermott
Michael McDermott, Sam Llanas
SaturdayJanuary 28, 20178:00pm   $12.00TicketWeb
Michael McDermott burst onto the scene in his early 20's with his exceptional debut, 620 W. Surf and subsequently found himself touted as Rock's 'Next Big Thing'. MTV, Rolling Stone, The New York Times and even author, Stephen King added their appreciative nods and having the backing of Giant Records and prestigious....read more
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Recently Added Shows

Simon Kirke
Simon Kirke
SundayMarch 19, 2017
Born and raised in London, the Beatles perked a teenage Simon's interest in rock music, and he picked up the drums - leading to a gig with a local band called the Maniacs, on which Simon supplied drums and lead vocals (something quite uncommon at the time). Simon worked out a deal with his parents after graduating high....read more
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Howie Day
Howie Day
WednesdayMarch 22, 20178:00pm   $20.00TicketWeb
Howie Day's emotionally resonant lyrics and inventive melodies have earned him both critical praise and a legion of devoted fans. He is known for his energetic, heartfelt shows, where he connects with audiences through the strength of his songwriting and his quirky sense of humor. Day's warm tenor voice "soars into....read more
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Pundamonium: The Milwaukee Pun Slam
Pundamonium: The Milwaukee Pun Slam
SaturdayApril 1, 20178:00pm   $8.00
Pundamonium is a slam-style pun contest. One by one, 15 contestants make puns based on prompts. Then they do it again. Each contestant is immediately judged by five members of the audience, who have been selected before the show to be judges. They rank each punner on a scale of 1 to 10, often with hilariously long....read more
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Butch Trucks Band
Butch Trucks Band
WednesdayApril 5, 20178:00pm   $25.00TicketWeb
Founding member of The Allman Brothers Band, drummer Butch Trucks is joined on stage by world renowned blues guitar slinger Damon Fowler, who brings his highly acclaimed playing and unique vocals to the Freight Train stage and music. Damon has recently released his fifth full length album to the delight of audiences....read more
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JC Brooks & The Uptown Sound
JC Brooks & The Uptown Sound
SaturdayApril 8, 20178:00pm   $15.00TicketWeb
What does post-punk soul look like? Six and a half feet of raw emotion and sweat, with one leather boot planted in gutsy R&B, the other in taut minimalist grind. Snarling at the crowd beneath an afro pompadour, while indulging in a sly wink, singing to you directly, and here to make you dance. What does post-punk soul look....read more
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Popa Chubby
Popa Chubby
SundayApril 9, 20178:00pm   $20.00
Popa Chubby, born Ted Horowitz, has been hard rocking the blues in his fierce and soulful way for more than 25 years. Over the course of a career that dates back to 1994, he has been a force of to be reckoned with on the guitar, and his tempestuous, soulful playing has never been more powerful. An imposing figure with a....read more
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The Right Now
The Right Now
FridayApril 21, 20178:00pm   $10.00TicketWeb
There are only so many times you can take back that cheating lover or accept excuses from a lazy scrub. It's easier said than done, but one soul band is taking a stand. The Right Now isn't going to take it anymore. The Right Now is fed up. And on their second record, The Right Now Gets Over You. The challenging title is....read more
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Garry Tallent of the E Street Band
Garry Tallent of the E Street Band, Shun Ng
SaturdayApril 22, 20178:00pm   $20.00TicketWeb
In addition to occupying the bass position with Bruce Springsteen & the E Street Band since the beginning, Garry Tallent has also produced and played with countless other artists over the years. Born on October 27, 1949 in Detroit, Michigan, Tallent and his family eventually relocated to Neptune City, New Jersey.....read more
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Tallan Noble Latz's Guitar Mayhem
Tallan Noble Latz's Guitar Mayhem
SaturdayApril 29, 20178:00pm   $10.00
Straight out of the Midwest from a little town in WI, only miles away from where Stevie Ray Vaughan lost his life, comes a blues/rock guitarist named Tallan Noble Latz. Tallan first picked up the guitar at age 4 and hasn't put it down since. Tallan founded his first band at age 7 and at age 15, he has no intention of....read more
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Kinky Friedman
Kinky Friedman
TuesdayMay 2, 20178:00pm   $25.00TicketWeb
Who else could have written a country song about the Holocaust ("Ride 'Em Jewboy"), or about a human being kept in a cage as part of a circus ("Wild Man from Borneo")? Outrageous and irreverent but nearly always thought-provoking, Kinky Friedman wrote and performed satirical country songs during the 1970s and has been....read more
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Steve Forbert
Steve Forbert
WednesdayMay 17, 20178:00pm   $25.00TicketWeb
As a young man from Meridian, Mississippi, Steve Forbert traveled to New York City and played guitar for spare change in Grand Central Station. He vaulted to international prominence with a folk-rock hit, "Romeo's Tune," during a time when rootsy rock was fading out and the Ramones, Talking Heads and other New Wave and....read more
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Dirty Bourbon River Show
Dirty Bourbon River Show
ThursdayMay 18, 20178:00pm   $10.00
The Dirty Bourbon River Show deftly melds sounds that range from hard-edged blues to Lisztian piano driven ballads to New Orleans brass into a result that is truly a blast of new energy into the musical landscape. Dirty Bourbon grabs hold of audiences, fascinated by their eccentricity and dexterity coupled with their....read more
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The Tangent
The Tangent, Karmakanic
SundayOctober 22, 20178:00pm   $30.00
The Tangent is a Progressive Rock Band from Northern England. based around keyboards player, composer and idiosyncratic vocalist Andy Tillison Diskdrive. Their music is cinematic and lyrical, full of narrative, often telling stories or making observations about the world we live in - often choosing subject matter more....read more
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Alternative Concert Group Presents

Todd Snider
Todd Snider
ThursdayMarch 2, 20177:30pm   $30.00
At the Barrymore Theatre, Madison, WI.

Tickets on sale at barrymorelive.com, or by phone at 608-241-8633 (Mon-Fri noon-5pm).
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Patti Smith and Her Band
WMSE
Patti Smith and Her Band
ThursdayMarch 9, 20178:00pm
Her first appearance in Milwaukee in 38 years!

At the Milwaukee Theatre, Milwaukee, WI.

Reserved tickets on sale at the Milwaukee Theatre Box Office, by phone at 1-800-745-3000, or online at Ticketmaster.com.
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Leo Kottke
Leo Kottke, Keller Williams
SaturdayMarch 11, 20178:00pm   $40.00
At the Barrymore Theatre, Madison, WI.

Tickets on sale at barrymorelive.com, or by phone at 608-241-8633 (Mon-Fri noon-5pm).
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Marty Stuart
Marty Stuart
SundayMarch 19, 20177:30pm   $59 / $49 / $45
At the Eau Claire Regional Arts Center, Eau Claire, WI.

Tickets on sale at eauclairearts.com, by calling 715-832-2787 or at the box office Monday-Friday 9:00am-4:30pm (9:00am-7:00pm on Thursdays).
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Phil Vassar
Phil Vassar
FridayMarch 24, 20177:30pm   $35 / $30
At the Eau Claire Regional Arts Center, Eau Claire, WI.

Tickets on sale at eauclairearts.com, by calling 715-832-2787 or at the box office Monday-Friday 9:00am-4:30pm (9:00am-7:00pm on Thursdays).
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The Zombies: Odessey and Oracle 50th Anniversary
The Zombies: Odessey and Oracle 50th Anniversary
SaturdayApril 15, 20178:00pm   $70 / $50
At the Barrymore Theatre, Madison, WI.

Tickets on sale at barrymorelive.com, or by phone at 608-241-8633 (Mon-Fri noon-5pm).
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Under The Streetlamp
Under The Streetlamp
ThursdayMay 4, 20177:30pm   $49.00
At the Eau Claire Regional Arts Center, Eau Claire, WI.

Tickets on sale at eauclairearts.com, by calling 715-832-2787 or at the box office Monday-Friday 9:00am-4:30pm (9:00am-7:00pm on Thursdays).
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Jesse Cook
Jesse Cook
TuesdayMay 9, 20177:30pm
At South Milwaukee Performing Arts Center, Milwaukee, WI.

Tickets on sale at the South Milwaukee Performing Arts Center box office, online at southmilwaukeepac.org/tickets, or by phone at 414-766-5049.
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Daniel O'Donnell
Daniel O'Donnell
SaturdayJune 3, 20178:00pm   $89.75, $69.75, $59.75
At The Riverside Theater, Milwaukee, WI.

Tickets on sale at pabsttheater.org, by calling 414-286-3663, or by stopping at the Pabst or Riverside box offices during normal operating hours.
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