Steve Priest, founding member of the iconic glam rock band SWEET (“Fox On The Run”, “Ballroom Blitz”, “Little Willy”, “Love Is Like Oxygen”), is interviewed by Sal Serio (aka D.J. el Serpentine of “The Rattlesnake Shake” radio program) backstage in Dubuque, Iowa, after Sweet’s excellent high energy concert on Friday, September 21, 2018. Also present […]
Those who attend the 41st Annual Willy Street Fair on Sunday, September 16th will have the opportunity to experience Madison’s (soon-to-be-not-so-)best-kept secret as the local “cute queer punk” duo Gender Confetti!!! opens WORT’s Underground Stage lineup at 12:00 PM. Composed of Elyse Clouthier (she/her and they/them pronouns) and Sylvia Johnson (they/them), Gender Confetti!!! are poised […]
New Madison band Straka & Sphynx play the WORT Underground Stage at the Willy Street Fair starting at 1:10 pm. Raka Bandyo (guitar) is Straka which is the Slovakian word for magpie. Widely considered one of the most intelligent animals in the world, the straka is one of the only non-mammal species able to recognize […]
Madison-based Bird’s Eye is set to perform their funky, hip-hop stylings at 2:20 pm on the 2018 WORT Underground Stage at the Willy Street Fair this coming Sunday, September 16th. The seven-piece live instrumental band debuted in 2013, and has been filling venues and touring ever since. Revel in the groove-based foundation of Evan’s bass, […]
Local punkers Black Cat brought their heavy sounds to ‘Girls To The Front‘ on Friday August 31. Black Cat are having a cassette release at Mickey’s Tavern on Saturday, September 22. Enjoy an encore performance of their live set!
Les Luster, the voice of many public service announcements on WORT-FM, presents his regular program of high-energy rock and roll with his latest discoveries in the world of global warming, earthquakes and earthquake possibilities, and “bad cop stories.” The program is called “Les Luster’s Rock Show!”