Please join us Thursday for the inaugural Central Park Session, a night of live African music that we’ll be broadcasting and streaming from 5-10 pm. WORT benefits from the proceeds of refreshments and raffle tickets sold at the concert series, so come down to the show and/or listen to the live remote this Thursday!
New York, L.A., Nashville, Austin, etc.: these are all cities that get written and sung about. The places whose streets, or bars, or saloons and studios harbor, hold, and heave with musicians. They’re cities we think of as being some of the music capitals of the world. While all of these things are true, it barely scratches the surface of the American music scene.
The music scene on Madison’s East Washington Avenue could soon heat up in a big way. Frank Productions has announced plans for a new 2,000-seat music theater venue. Tag Evers joins us with all the ambitious details.
Indie pop quartet Oh, My Love performs live in the WORT studios — featuring the Eight O’ Clock Buzz’s own Kent Watson on guitar.
Madison Poetry Tribe comes to the airways. It’s a collective of three poets: Brett Mattison, Eric Lindblom, and Joe Brewer. Eric plays guitar and sings and does poetry. Brett does poetry. Joe does poetry and some singing. They have an open session to work on writing, though not like a workshop. Calls are […]
Arts Extract’s Scott Gordon with a rundown on the must-sees at the Wisconsin Film Fest and the Madison music scene.