Madison garage punkers Fire Heads stopped down to play a few songs on Who Cooks For You this week. Enjoy this encore performance!
Hey music fans, here’s what’s been in our players during mid-January. The latest from Charlotte Gainsbourg (pictured) tops our overall chart for the week. If you’re not familiar with her, Charlotte Lucy Gainsbourg is a British-French actress and singer, born in 1971 to English actress Jane Birkin and French singer, songwriter, pianist, film composer, poet, […]
With the new year, reporting our top spins to the North American College & Community Radio charts started up again. Sharon Jones (pictured) hangs tight with her posthumous release “Soul of a Woman” while a reissue by the ever-popular Wilco remains at #1. Madison jazz cat Anders Svanoe put out a popular independent release last fall. Our top […]
Jennifer Hedstrom hosts a special album release party at PaintBar to celebrate her latest release, Prairie. The night begins with a pre-show prairie painting class from 6-7pm ($15, registration required). Stay afterwards for music by Eric Doucette and, of course, Jennifer Hedstrom. (free, open to the public) Freestyle-painting during the show and 1/2 price bottles […]
Closing out an amazing year for new releases, here are WORT’s final music charts for 2017. You’ll hear a number of our hosts doing “Best of 2017” shows over the next few weeks, and don’t forget you can always listen to our on-demand archives to some best-of shows that have aired already. Though they never […]
We’ve been writing this week about our favorite music that artists from Madison released in 2017. We put out our top 20 Madison records of 2017 list and we’ve got a couple other things detailing more releases that made a mark in the local music community this year. As always, it’s been a varied year for Madison music, with an […]