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May 2010 “abstinence accentless accendible alcoholysis absinthic” [spam quote of the week]
Fri. May 14
9pm Lasco Stroud, Husbands, Blackwell Beauties The Wisco, 21+ $5
9:30pm VO5 – 5 Year Anniversary Concert at Memorial Union Terrace or Rathskeller. Free, all ages.
9:00pm Skin Deep Art Show by Secret Ingredient: Wilhelmina Baker, Glass Ghosts and The Transgressions. The Inferno
Sat May 15
11am-5pm MALT HOUSE Bicycle Pub Crawl, Round trip=25 miles in segments of 8 miles, ends at Malt House.
12-4pm Medical Cannabis Meeting/Workshop, Mr. Ed's Tee Pee, www.teepeesupperclub.com
812 Superior Avenue, Tomah 372-0888
6-7:30pm Chick Singer Happy Hour Chick Singer [Anna Purnell] plus Lisa Hinzman of Pointy Birds upon the saw and yelling, and New and Exclusive, Limited Edition BIRTHDAY KIA! Frequency Nightclub
7-9 pm The Little Lebowski Under-Achievers [Jet Carpenter & Maury Smith] celebrate the Life, Times & Perpetual Attitude of the Dude. Benefit for Backyard Mosaic Women’s Project. Java Cat Café, 3918 Monona Dr.
9pm The Invaders [Milwaukee ska] The Brink Lounge, 701 E. Washington
9pm The Pines, Ben Weaver Kiki’s House Of Righteous Music, all ages
10pm NELLIE WILSON & THE HELLBOUND HONEYS, Mad Trucker Gone Mad, Visqueen, The American Dead. The Frequency, 21+ Cowpunk extravaganza!
10:30pm Underculture, Lasco Stroud Mickey’s, free 2 full sets of socially conscious rock-n-roll!
Sun May 16
8pm REPTET w/ Mad haPPy, tba. The Frequency, 21+
8 pm Cemetery Improvement Society J.A.N.E. CD Listening Party, live music by GlassGhosts plus DJ Al Ritchie High Noon Saloon, 21+ free
Mon May 17 MC FRONTALOT, Whoremoans, Brandon Patton High Noon Nerdcore rap!
Tuesday, May 18th
6:30pm MASTODON & Baroness, Between the Buries & Me, Valient Thorr Orpheum Theatre Early show!
7pm "Maybe We Could Wrap It in Plastic": The Rohnellaros on Madtoast Live, Brink Lounge Musicals & more from Cat Capellaro & Andrew Rohn, writers of “Walmartopia” “Temp Slave” etc. & also disco-funk masters VO5
7-9 pm Schinker Tuesdays in May, Genna’s, 105 W. Main St.
9 pm Bug Girl + Kill Junior + Lot 74 Frequency Tix giveaway on WORT! http://www.myspace.com/thebuggers
Wed. May 19
6 PM Crackity Jones (Pixies Tribute), The Sesters High Noon Saloon / $4/ 21+ Where is YOUR mind?
9:00pm Bug Girl + Reason at Zad's Roadhouse, Milwaukee Rockabilly psycho-punk!
9:30 PM STINKING LIZAVETA w/ The Parish, tba @ Frequency / Ages: 21+ Powerful instrumental rock
Thu May 20
9pm MONO, Twilight Sad High Noon Saloon 18+ Gorgeous co-ed Japanese instrumentals
9pm Heavy Times [Chicago], Piles, Shearing Pinks + Nu Sensai [Vancouver] The Wisco
9:30 The Heavy, UW Memorial Union Terrace, FREE!
10pm SKATE DECK ART SHOW featuring TBA • The Frequency
Fri May 21
10 pm ICARUS HIMSELF “The Mexico EP” release party w/ Flight, Sleeping in the Aviary • The Frequency
Sat. May 22
6-9 pm ABSOLUTELY ART FOR A CAUSE-to support the Leukemia & Lymphoma Society. Jake Fannin, singer-songwriter; caricature artist, beer tasting, kids’ games/face painting, silent auction, MC Jim Packard.
6 PM MAD ROLLIN DOLLS SEASON CHAMPIONSHIP BOUT! Dane County Coliseum, all ages
10:00 PM High Noon Saloon presents Youngblood Brass Band, El Valiente $8 cover / 18 and up
10 pm THE MOTORZ w/ The Safes, Molehill • The Frequency
Sun May 23
Noon-7pm WORT’s 13TH ANNUAL BLOCK PARTY! Reggae, Americana, Blues, Salsa & Rock plus kids’ games, vendors, ethnic food & the famous “No Crap On Tap” Wisconsin microbrew beer garden. Outside WORT at the corner of Bedford & Doty. Free, all ages outdoor event. Music schedule: www.wort-fm.org
Sundays: Open Mike every Sunday, 9 pm, Mickey’s Tavern. 21+, no cover.
[On Hiatus] Metal Load Laundry Club! Sundays, 4pm at Schenk’s Corners Laundromat, 2004 Winnebago
Mondays: Peace Vigil Weekly @ 12:00pm, U.S. Post Office, Madison Municipal Building. 846-7924
7 pm Madison Infoshop (1019 Willy St) Muffin Club - Womens' Health Discussion Group. Open to all women, trans, and inter-sex folks. firstname.lastname@example.org or email@example.com
9:30pm FUNKY MONDAYS with the CLYDE STUBBLEFIELD SHOW • Frequency, 21+,
Mad Toast Live with Chris Wagoner & Mary Gaines, Brink Lounge every Tuesday @ 8:00pm
GOMEROKE: ROCK STAR KARAOKE WITH LIVE BAND THE GOMERS, Tuesdays, 9pm at High Noon
Madison Comedy Collective Open Mike at the Comedy Club every week on Wednesdays @ 8:30pm
Open Mike with Harlan Jefferson & SoSo Tight, R Place on Park Wednesdays @ 9 pm [soul]
Mon May 24
8-11:30pm Kitty and Moxie present Dangerous Curves Ahead! Inferno, $8/10, 21+ NYC burlesque!
9pm COCK ESP & MILTON, HONED BASTION, SAUCE PARTY, LOOP RETARD. Wisco Noisy!
Tues May 25 7-9 pm Schinker Tuesdays in May, Genna’s, 105 W. Main St.
Wed May 26 9:30pm BIRTHDAY SUITS w/ The Blind Shake, tba • The Frequency
8:30pm Millions of Dead Cops, Restarts, Pyroklast, Operation Stillborn Annex 18+ “Mobocracy Tour USA”
8 pm IMMERSIVE SOUND ART LIVE: Nathaniel Bartlett recording release “Space Forms” CD/Data DVD Overture Center Promenade Hall. Solo marimba + 3D HD CG sound projection.
8-10 pm opening night of “POONA THE FUCK DOG” Mercury Players Theater at the Bartell
9pm The Projection People CD Release w/Kitty Rhombus, Nervous Circuits, Ridley The Frequency 21+
Just Announced! The Gomers to Celebrate 25 Years with Yacht Rock Party on Friday, May 28th at the Majestic Theatre w/ special guest DJ Nick Nice. Tickets $10 ($2 Off in White Pants)Champagne Drink Specials & Featuring "Love Boat" & "Das Boot" on the Movie Screen. Hosted by CELEBUSTARS!!!
Sat May 29
10 pm THE HUSSY w/ His and Her Vanities, Sticks n Stones, The Hemlines • The Frequency 21+
Sun May 30 8 pm CZARBLES w/ White Problems, Absolutely • The Frequency 21+
Fri 6-4 7PM Art Opening: Paulo Andrade & Colm McCarthy, AND SAM JOHNSON. Glass Nickel East
6-11 7:30pm Steampunk Mystery & Masquerade "A MidSummer Night's Steam" Madison’s Fermata; Ashar’s Tribal Fusion Belly Dance; Mme Natalia Dragomirov/Gypsy princess/rune reader, Baroness Naomi Fleming/Tarot; Elaina Blavatsky/Medium; merchants, mysteries, puzzles, costumes. Goodman Community Center.
Fri-Sun June 11-13
Marquette Waterfront Festival – Yahara Place Park, Madison. See bottom of page for music schedule.
SAT JUNE 12 10 pm THE HANDSOME FAMILY, Elephant Micah High Noon Saloon
Sat 6-19 11am WORLD NAKED BIKE RIDE in Madison, Wisconsin nakedwiki.org?title=Madison
8pm COCOROSIE Barrymore Theatre $20 adv $22 dos, all ages
Sat 6/26 10pm MELVINS 2 Sets w/Totimoshi High Noon $17/$19, 21+http://www.melvins.com/
Monday, June 28, 8 pm Public Enemy Oneida Bingo Casino, Green Bay, WI $20
Wed June 30 8 pm BLACK MOUNTAIN + David Vandervelde, High Noon Saloon
July, August & beyond
July 8-11: La Fête de Marquette Festival, E. Washington @ Dickinson St. Many bands from local to international, food, vendors & other activities. http://www.marquette-neighborhood.org/
Thursday July 8
9 pm LES SANS CULOTTES + TBA Frequency Go-go garage w/sexy French vocals! Trés Chic!
9pm BLACK DIAMOND HEAVIES, Purgatory Hill High Noon Saloon
July 11, 8pm db Pedersen at Mother Fool’s Coffeehouse
Wednesday, July 14th, 9:00pm LIARS ( Post-Punk / Indie / Noise) at High Noon
An Evening with SOUTHERN CULTURE ON THE SKIDS performing two sets,
Saturday, July 17, 10pm, High Noon Saloon $13 adv $15 dos 21+ http://www.scots.com/home/default.asp www.myspace.com/southerncultureontheskids
7-18 midnight-all day World Listening Day takes place everywhere, all around you, wherever there is sound. http://www.worldlisteningproject.org/
Tue.20 8pm Rasputina Shank Hall, Milwaukee $16
Just Announced! Sun July 25, 3-9 pm Sybil’s 15th Anniversary as Music Director of WORT. High Noon Saloon
Sat 7-31, 4-10 pm 3rd Senior Scenester Potluck at Tenney Park shelter. This event celebrates the Madison music scene of yore, & all musicians, junior scenesters, families, fans, friends, & well-wishers welcome. Bring a dish to pass & yer instrument. Donations needed. As always, this is a potluck picnic, & impromptu performances by rockers from back in the day are encouraged...nay, expected!
Wed Aug 4 The New Pornographers/The Dodos: @ the Orpheum
Thurs, August 5, 9pm BOB LOG III with The Pork Torta, Roboman High Noon $10 21+
Regional/out of town shows:
• 9:00pm Bug Girl + Reason at Zad's Roadhouse, Milwaukee Rockabilly psycho-punk!
• May 22, Sharon Jones & the Dap-Kings, The HEAVY, Pabst Theater, Milwaukee
• Just Announced! Fri July 30 DEAD WEATHER, Congress Theater, Chicago Clubtix.com, onsale now
2010 WATERFRONT FESTIVAL LINEUP : Saturday, June 12th
• 11:30-- Offstage-- Limanya Drum and Dance Ensemble*
• 12:00 - Kikeh Mato--w/ Mandjou Mara Djembefola*
• 1:30 -- Optometri*
• 3:00 - Yid Vicious*
• 4:45 --ChicoTrujillo*(Santiago,Chile)
• 6:00 -- Offstage--The Handphibians*
• 6:45 -- Grupo Fantasma*(Austin, TX)
Sunday, June 13th
11:45 - The Oak St. Ramblers*
1:15- The Josh Harty/ Blake Thomas Band*
• 2:45 - The Westside Andy/Mel Ford Band w/ Barrelhouse Chuck*
• 4:30 -- The Great Lake Swimmers* (Toronto)
• 6:15 -- The Tony Allen Band*(Lagos, Nigeria)