JC Brooks looks and performs like a cross between Chuck Berry and H.R. of Bad Brains in their primes, but his skintight R&B and post-punk soul upend expectations of a retro act.
In October, the Madison Jazz Society will award grants, on a competitive basis, to school jazz centered programs. The application deadline is October 10, 2014.
The Majestic Theatre’s 4th annual Live on King Street lineup is complete! The fifth and final evening on September 19 will end with The Head and the Heart. This free, all ages event finishes out the summer series of similar shows featuring Cracker (July 25), Ziggy Marley (August 8) and Deer Tick (August 22).
Madison BandSwap 2014 has announced its winners!
On Friday, The Budos Band will shake the Majestic dance floor with deep funk grooves. Tickets are still available for this early evening, all ages show at the Majestic box office.
Tonight’s the night that the great jazz trumpeter Brian Lynch teams up with the UW Jazz Orchestra and UW Honors Band for the final concert in the season’s Isthmus Jazz Series presented by the Wisconsin Union Theater (8:00 PM, Old Music Hall). Tickets are still available, at the Vilas Hall Box Office (entrance on the East Campus Mall),