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Tone Madison contributor Liz DiNovella talks with jazz improviser and avant-garde composer Ken Vandermark, who plays Friday, September 30 at Arts + Literature Lab in Madison. You can also read a version of that interview at tonemadison.com this week.
Chris and Juli McGuire are growing vegetables, apples, and three children at Two Onion Farm, their small organic farm in Belmont, Wisconsin. For more about them, please visit 5 Minutes on the Farm on Facebook. CHRIS: “I certainly have a really immense and abiding passion for growing plants. That’s something I really love. I love […]
The Great Eruption of the 1800’s rendered Eta Carinae the second brightest star in our sky. On this episode, Jacqueline and Anna discuss this massive system which is astronomers’ closest view of pre-supernovae star.
Tone Madison‘s Scott Gordon and Joel Shanahan dig into the highlights of Madison’s fall concert calendar this week. They discuss the reunion of Madison band His & Her Vanities (who Mickey’s on October 29), the inventive jazz of Beninese guitarist Lionel Loueke (playing the Union Theater on October 22), the mild bafflement that comes with realizing Freakfest has […]
This week we hear from Jillian and Adam Varney at Small Family Farm and CSA in La Farge, Wisconsin. Worker share Daniel Durham and long-time employee Joe Orso share their thoughts on the community aspect of Small Family Farm. For photos of their farm, please visit their website’s photo gallery. JILLIAN: “Farming looked like kind […]
Labor peace comes to the east side … the shopping shape of things to come … the clothes come off, the show doesn’t go on … and a big week for hecklers.