Back at the end of May, we reported from a one-night art event called Awkward Nocturnes, at which artist Claire Wilson and an audience of tinfoil-hatted thrill-seekers enjoyed a “performance” from a clattery ensemble of crude robots. On this week’s podcast, we revisit that story with a reading from Chris Lay. Give the story a listen […]
Friday, Jan 26th 6-8pm, join us for a special evening of art and music as we celebrate the opening of the new Tandem Press Apex Gallery! Featuring an exhibition of new prints by Judy Pfaff, an art performance by Faisal Abdu’Allah, and music by DJ KA-BOOM!BOX. Free and open to the public.
This is the Madison edition of the international Wuthering Heights dance event. Reprising last year’s event, we’ll dress up as Kate Bush and join the world in reenacting the red dress version of the Wuthering Heights music video. Out on the wiley windy moor of James Madison Park, we’ll dance out our hot tempers and […]
On last week’s Tone Madison podcast, contributor Brett Schlough brought us two conversations about Digital Aura, a show of video, digital, and installation art running through August 6 at the Madison Museum of Contemporary Art and through July 29 at Arts + Literature Laboratory. This week’s episode concludes our two-part series on the show with […]
Esperanza Spalding’s ‘Emily’s D+Evolution’ defies definition, and explores the intersection of jazz, funk, rock with performance art at the Wisconsin Memorial Union Theater-Shannon Hall. Story by Steve Braunginn The Wisconsin Union Theater presents Esperanza Spalding’s visionary stage performance art, ‘Emily’s D+Evolution’ (read D plus Evolution), Sunday, October 30, 2016 at 7:30pm! Tickets are available at […]
Two years ago, Mark Mallman performed one song that lasted 78 hours. Last year he produced a song that lasted seven days. He even created music while he was asleep, using brain waves to create electronic song. What’s he got up his sleeve this year? On September 30, 2013, Mark joined Brian Standing by phone […]