Tone Madison‘s Scott Gordon talks with Madison native, musician, and journalist Dan Kaufman about growing up in Madison in the 1980s and getting exposed to that era’s great Midwestern underground—especially Appliances-SFB, whose singer, Tom Laskin, died on June 15. Subscribe to the Tone Madison/WORT-FM podcast on iTunes.
Tone Madison‘s Scott Gordon hosted a live conversation at the High Noon Saloon this week with Wendy Schneider, director of The Smart Studios Story. The documentary, charting the history of the long-running Madison recording studio, screens twice at the 2016 Wisconsin Film Festival. Subscribe to the Tone Madison/WORT-FM podcast on iTunes.
Just in time for Hippie Christmas (Madison’s tenant move-out & leave-it-out day), the Real Jaguar is delivering a special gift to WORT listeners this Friday afternoon: Negative Example will play a live set on Who Cooks for You?, beginning at 2:15pm.
Tonight we begin our foray into 2013’s weekly feature: Outstanding Underground Record Labels. First off, for the month of January we’ll hit up the proto-punk of SST Records, featuring the likes of Black Flag, Husker Du, Meat Puppets, Minutemen, Sonic Youth, Dinosaur Jr. & of course Madison’s own TAR BABIES. Tune in 8-11 pm to […]