Tone Madison‘s Scott Gordon previews some of the best live music happening in Madison over the summer. Here’s a cheat sheet on the shows mentioned in this piece: June 3: Me eN You at the Terrace June 23: Screaming Females at The Frequency June 23: Paul de Jong at Crescendo July 3: Samantha Glass at Arts + […]
Tone Madison‘s Scott Gordon sits down with Madison-based R&B artist Mr. Jackson, who will celebrate the release of his second album, Black Gandalf, with a May 28 show at Ritual Barbers. Subscribe to the Tone Madison/WORT-FM podcast on iTunes.
Tone Madison‘s Scott Gordon sits down with three members of the recently formed new-music ensemble Sound Out Loud. Kyle Johnson, Satoko Hayami, and Garrett Mendelow also treated us to a brief in-studio performance of Tristan Perich’s “qsqsqsqsqqqqq,” a piece for three toy pianos and electronics. Sound Out Loud’s next performance is Friday, May 13 at the […]
Tone Madison‘s Scott Gordon discusses the Madison Museum of Contemporary Art’s exhibit Frank Stella Prints: A Retrospective, with painters and UW-Madison art professors Leslie Smith III and Derrick Buisch. The show runs through May 22, and Buisch will be talking about it at MMOCA on May 12 as part of the ticketed Under The Influence series. […]
Tone Madison‘s Scott Gordon and LakeFrontRow editor David Klein discuss the conflicting roles that state and local pride play in the local arts and culture conversation. A panel at this year’s Wisconsin Film Festival prompted Klein to write that “State connections are the start of the Wisconsin film conversation, not the subject.” To put it another way: […]
Tone Madison‘s Scott Gordon reports on an effort to preserve the music of country artist and Wisconsin native Owen Mays, who died in July 2015 at the age of 32. Subscribe to the Tone Madison/WORT-FM podcast on iTunes.