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January 2020

$5

New Breed Jazz Jam

Tue January 21 @ 8:00 pm - 11:00 pm
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An event every week that begins at 8:00 pm on Tuesday, repeating until Tue January 28, 2020

North Street Cabaret, United States

A Madison jazz institution that’s hosted the longest running jazz jam session in Madison’s history. Currently, The New Breed is Paul Hastil, Nick Moran, and Michael Brenneis.

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$10

MIKE CAMMILLERI ORGAN TRIO

Fri January 24 @ 8:00 pm
North Street Cabaret, United States

Mike Cammilleri, purveyor of Hammond Organ grooves, Vince Jesse (guitar) and Al Falaschi (drums) play traditional organ trio repertoire and 80's pop tunes Mike Cammilleri, one of Madison's finest purveyors of Hammond Organ grooves, teams up with Vince Jesse (Phat Phunktion) on guitar, and Al Falaschi (Phat Phunktion and Steely Dane) on drums. The trio most certainly dives into traditional organ trio repertoire, but they also puts their jazz organ spin on pop tunes from the 80's and 90's. Mike…

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$15

BLUE STEM JAZZ PRESENTS OCCIDENTAL BROTHERS DANCE BAND INTERNATIONAL

Sat January 25 @ 8:00 pm - 11:00 pm
North Street Cabaret, United States

The Occidental Brothers’ blend of high-energy soukous, rootsy Ghananian Highlife and African Jazz conjures sounds of the golden age of the African guitar band and has made them favorites on festival stages in Europe and North America for years. Founded in Chicago by American-born guitarist Nathaniel Braddock, the group has included former members of Ghanaian superstars the Western Diamonds, TPOK Jazz’s Jonal Buya Lutete, Zambian roots and reggae artist Mathew Tembo, and Congolese legend Samba Mapangala. The group features Greg…

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$5

New Breed Jazz Jam

Tue January 28 @ 8:30 pm - 11:00 pm
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An event every week that begins at 8:30 pm on Tuesday, repeating until Tue February 18, 2020

North Street Cabaret, United States

A Madison jazz institution that’s hosted the longest running jazz jam session in Madison’s history. Currently, The New Breed is Paul Hastil, Nick Moran, and Michael Brenneis.

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$10

Rare Element

Fri January 31 @ 8:00 pm - 11:00 pm
North Street Cabaret, United States

The Madison, Wisconsin based horn band, RARE ELEMENT performs high-energy instrumental funk music in a truly unique manner. The band’s highly talented roster coupled with it’s creative and intricate arrangements make Rare Element a must-see act. Chad Whittinghill (trumpet, flugelhorn) and Bryan Husk (tenor, baritone sax) first met in 2003 as members of the urban neo-soul band, VIBE SYNDICATE. Unbeknownst to them, they would spend the next 16 years playing side by side at hundreds of shows with some of…

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February 2020

Monsters of Poetry Presents Bruner/Chan/Kunz/Stobb

Sat February 1 @ 7:00 pm - 8:30 pm
North Street Cabaret, United States

Join us for our one winter reading! Hosted by the gorgeous and cozy North Street Cabaret, this reading will feature UW Fellow Cassandra Bruner; poet Edgar Kunz on book tour from Baltimore; long-time Monsters pal William Stobb from La Crosse; and new UW-Eau Claire professor Dorothy Chan. This is a free reading, but all are encouraged to purchase tickets for our raffle, featuring signed books, mix CDs, and other priceless literary ephemera ($3/ticket). CASSANDRA J BRUNER https://bullcitypress.com/product/the-wishbone-dress-by-cassandra-j-bruner/ Cassandra J. Bruner,…

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$10

JOSEPH HUBER BAND FEATURING ESTON BENNETT AND KENNY LEISER

Thu February 6 @ 8:00 pm - 10:30 pm
North Street Cabaret, United States

Joseph Huber hails from the state of Wisconsin, and seems to bring forth the varied voices of whatever it may be that lies dormant within either the fertile soil or the callous concrete of that world. It has been said, "You don’t just like Joseph Huber’s music. You feel it’s something that the rest of the world needs to hear, and how criminal it is that it isn’t spreading far and wide." That sentiment could be related to the fact…

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$10

BEN FERRIS OCTET and NUGGERNAUT

Fri February 7 @ 8:00 pm - 11:00 pm
North Street Cabaret, United States

The Ben Ferris Octet is an 8-piece band based out of Madison WI, playing music from 1920-Now with the sound of a big band and the clarity of a trio Nuggernaut is a Madison, WI based instrumental quintet, playing groove oriented jazz, fusion, and funk. Formed in March of 2008, Nuggernaut has established a following in a remarkably short amount of time. The group has a varied repertoire including the music of John Coltrane, John Scofield, The Meters, and The…

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$10

Graminy

Sat February 8 @ 8:00 pm - 11:00 pm
North Street Cabaret, United States

Graminy is an award-winning concert ensemble that fuses classical and grassroots music into a toe-tapping yet sophisticated style of Americana we call “class-grass.” Our performances are energetic and dynamic, with generous improvisation. We play from notes on the page, and we take them off the page into the spontaneity of the musical moment. Our instrumentation blends a classical string trio (violin, viola, and cello) with elements of a bluegrass rhythm section (mandolin, guitar and banjo) to create something, as one…

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$5

Comedy Night

Thu February 13 @ 8:00 pm - 10:00 pm
North Street Cabaret, United States

Host: Allie LIndsay Music: Jake Snell

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$10

2 Broads 1 Band Valentine’s Day Show

Fri February 14 @ 8:00 pm - 11:00 pm
North Street Cabaret, United States

Join 2 Broads 1 Band for a lovey dovey Valentine's Day show. 2 Sets filled with love songs and sassy duets.

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$20

The Dave Stoler Sextet Performs The Music of Steps Ahead

Sat February 15 @ 8:00 pm - 10:30 pm
North Street Cabaret, United States

Those of us who were studying jazz in an academic setting back in the 80's know how influential Steps Ahead was. As a grad student at the University of Miami-Coral Gables, I used to hear every saxophone student working on their favorite Michael Brecker transcription-some even tried to mimic his instrumental setup in the hopes of capturing that sound. Every composition of Steps Ahead combined the best aspects of their melodic, rhythmic and harmonic constructs. The musical personalities of the…

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$10

Joyann Parker

Fri February 21 @ 8:00 pm - 11:00 pm
North Street Cabaret, United States

"A singing, songwriting, guitar-playing, self-producing, self-aware powerhouse, but the driving force is unquestionably her voice - a formidable instrument she wields with soul and taste." (Pasadena Weekly) With roots in the church and a solid foundation of musical education, Joyann Parker found her authentic voice later in life and created her own blend of roots music that combines soul, R&B, gospel, jazz and traditional blues styles. Parker has been a steadily rising star on the Minneapolis music scene, and with…

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$35

Ernie Watts – Corky Siegel Trio

Sat February 22 @ 8:00 pm - 11:00 pm
North Street Cabaret, United States

Two-time GRAMMY winning legend, Jazz music icon, Ernie Watts is considered by All About Jazz to be: "one of the greatest living saxophonists at the top of his game.” Watts will join forces with Blues Hall of Fame harp legend and piano ace Corky Siegel and tabla virtuoso Kalyan Pathak for a rare appearance together at North Street Cabaret on Saturday, February 22nd. Ernie Watts is one of the most versatile and prolific saxophone players in music. It has been…

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$10

Mardi Gras with Darren Sterud and the New Orleans Tribute Band

Tue February 25 @ 7:00 pm - 10:00 pm
North Street Cabaret, United States

3rd annual celebration of Mardi Gras at North Street Cabaret

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$10

Caravan Gypsy Swing Ensemble

Fri February 28 @ 8:00 pm - 11:00 pm
North Street Cabaret, United States

Caravan Gypsy Swing Ensemble is a world traveling instrumental acoustic jazz group based in Madison, Wisconsin. They are primarily influenced by the legendary Roma Gypsy Jazz guitarist Django Reinhardt. The ensemble also pulls influences from American jazz, European Folk Music, traditional Latin, Parisian waltz, and other vintage-jazz sources. Expect a range of tunes from the “Hot Swing" repertoire, originals, and standards done in uniquely arranged styles. Since its inception in 2003 Caravan has had substantial experience with live performance. They…

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$10

Cash Box Kings

Sat February 29 @ 8:00 pm - 11:00 pm
North Street Cabaret, United States

“One of the best blues bands in the land.” – Living Blues “Virtuoso musicianship…rocking and irresistible.” –No Depression “Gloriously retro with an inspiring eloquence and grace.” –Vintage Guitar "Fearless, full-tilt Chicago blues...fervent vocals and soaring harmonica" –Chicago Tribune The Cash Box Kings are bona fide blues royalty. Co-led by real-deal Chicago blues vocalist and songwriter Oscar Wilson and Madison, Wisconsin-based songwriter, harmonica giant and singer Joe Nosek, the band plays masterfully raw and unvarnished houserocking blues. Wilson’s huge, gritty vocals…

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March 2020

$18 – $25

Sugar Maple Concert Series: Don Stiernberg Jazz Quartet

Fri March 27 @ 8:00 pm - 11:00 pm
North Street Cabaret, United States

The Sugar Maple Concert Series welcomes the Don Stiernberg Jazz Quartet Don Stiernberg recently began his fifth decade as a working musician. Along the way he has been involved in many musical activities: performing, writing, recording, producing, and teaching, but is best known for his mandolin playing. Born and still based in Chicago, the mandolin found Don as he grew up “out in the woods” in the nearly-rural suburb of Wauconda, IL. A desire to make music with his banjo…

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January 2020

$5

New Breed Jazz Jam

Tue January 21 @ 8:00 pm - 11:00 pm
|Recurring Event (See all)

An event every week that begins at 8:00 pm on Tuesday, repeating until Tue January 28, 2020

North Street Cabaret, United States

A Madison jazz institution that’s hosted the longest running jazz jam session in Madison’s history. Currently, The New Breed is Paul Hastil, Nick Moran, and Michael Brenneis.

Find out more »
$10

MIKE CAMMILLERI ORGAN TRIO

Fri January 24 @ 8:00 pm
North Street Cabaret, United States

Mike Cammilleri, purveyor of Hammond Organ grooves, Vince Jesse (guitar) and Al Falaschi (drums) play traditional organ trio repertoire and 80's pop tunes Mike Cammilleri, one of Madison's finest purveyors of Hammond Organ grooves, teams up with Vince Jesse (Phat Phunktion) on guitar, and Al Falaschi (Phat Phunktion and Steely Dane) on drums. The trio […]

Find out more »
$15

BLUE STEM JAZZ PRESENTS OCCIDENTAL BROTHERS DANCE BAND INTERNATIONAL

Sat January 25 @ 8:00 pm - 11:00 pm
North Street Cabaret, United States

The Occidental Brothers’ blend of high-energy soukous, rootsy Ghananian Highlife and African Jazz conjures sounds of the golden age of the African guitar band and has made them favorites on festival stages in Europe and North America for years. Founded in Chicago by American-born guitarist Nathaniel Braddock, the group has included former members of Ghanaian […]

Find out more »
$5

New Breed Jazz Jam

Tue January 28 @ 8:30 pm - 11:00 pm
|Recurring Event (See all)

An event every week that begins at 8:30 pm on Tuesday, repeating until Tue February 18, 2020

North Street Cabaret, United States

A Madison jazz institution that’s hosted the longest running jazz jam session in Madison’s history. Currently, The New Breed is Paul Hastil, Nick Moran, and Michael Brenneis.

Find out more »
$10

Rare Element

Fri January 31 @ 8:00 pm - 11:00 pm
North Street Cabaret, United States

The Madison, Wisconsin based horn band, RARE ELEMENT performs high-energy instrumental funk music in a truly unique manner. The band’s highly talented roster coupled with it’s creative and intricate arrangements make Rare Element a must-see act. Chad Whittinghill (trumpet, flugelhorn) and Bryan Husk (tenor, baritone sax) first met in 2003 as members of the urban […]

Find out more »

February 2020

Monsters of Poetry Presents Bruner/Chan/Kunz/Stobb

Sat February 1 @ 7:00 pm - 8:30 pm
North Street Cabaret, United States

Join us for our one winter reading! Hosted by the gorgeous and cozy North Street Cabaret, this reading will feature UW Fellow Cassandra Bruner; poet Edgar Kunz on book tour from Baltimore; long-time Monsters pal William Stobb from La Crosse; and new UW-Eau Claire professor Dorothy Chan. This is a free reading, but all are […]

Find out more »
$10

JOSEPH HUBER BAND FEATURING ESTON BENNETT AND KENNY LEISER

Thu February 6 @ 8:00 pm - 10:30 pm
North Street Cabaret, United States

Joseph Huber hails from the state of Wisconsin, and seems to bring forth the varied voices of whatever it may be that lies dormant within either the fertile soil or the callous concrete of that world. It has been said, "You don’t just like Joseph Huber’s music. You feel it’s something that the rest of […]

Find out more »
$10

BEN FERRIS OCTET and NUGGERNAUT

Fri February 7 @ 8:00 pm - 11:00 pm
North Street Cabaret, United States

The Ben Ferris Octet is an 8-piece band based out of Madison WI, playing music from 1920-Now with the sound of a big band and the clarity of a trio Nuggernaut is a Madison, WI based instrumental quintet, playing groove oriented jazz, fusion, and funk. Formed in March of 2008, Nuggernaut has established a following […]

Find out more »
$10

Graminy

Sat February 8 @ 8:00 pm - 11:00 pm
North Street Cabaret, United States

Graminy is an award-winning concert ensemble that fuses classical and grassroots music into a toe-tapping yet sophisticated style of Americana we call “class-grass.” Our performances are energetic and dynamic, with generous improvisation. We play from notes on the page, and we take them off the page into the spontaneity of the musical moment. Our instrumentation […]

Find out more »
$5

Comedy Night

Thu February 13 @ 8:00 pm - 10:00 pm
North Street Cabaret, United States

Host: Allie LIndsay Music: Jake Snell

Find out more »
$10

2 Broads 1 Band Valentine’s Day Show

Fri February 14 @ 8:00 pm - 11:00 pm
North Street Cabaret, United States

Join 2 Broads 1 Band for a lovey dovey Valentine's Day show. 2 Sets filled with love songs and sassy duets.

Find out more »
$20

The Dave Stoler Sextet Performs The Music of Steps Ahead

Sat February 15 @ 8:00 pm - 10:30 pm
North Street Cabaret, United States

Those of us who were studying jazz in an academic setting back in the 80's know how influential Steps Ahead was. As a grad student at the University of Miami-Coral Gables, I used to hear every saxophone student working on their favorite Michael Brecker transcription-some even tried to mimic his instrumental setup in the hopes […]

Find out more »
$10

Joyann Parker

Fri February 21 @ 8:00 pm - 11:00 pm
North Street Cabaret, United States

"A singing, songwriting, guitar-playing, self-producing, self-aware powerhouse, but the driving force is unquestionably her voice - a formidable instrument she wields with soul and taste." (Pasadena Weekly) With roots in the church and a solid foundation of musical education, Joyann Parker found her authentic voice later in life and created her own blend of roots […]

Find out more »
$35

Ernie Watts – Corky Siegel Trio

Sat February 22 @ 8:00 pm - 11:00 pm
North Street Cabaret, United States

Two-time GRAMMY winning legend, Jazz music icon, Ernie Watts is considered by All About Jazz to be: "one of the greatest living saxophonists at the top of his game.” Watts will join forces with Blues Hall of Fame harp legend and piano ace Corky Siegel and tabla virtuoso Kalyan Pathak for a rare appearance together […]

Find out more »
$10

Mardi Gras with Darren Sterud and the New Orleans Tribute Band

Tue February 25 @ 7:00 pm - 10:00 pm
North Street Cabaret, United States

3rd annual celebration of Mardi Gras at North Street Cabaret

Find out more »
$10

Caravan Gypsy Swing Ensemble

Fri February 28 @ 8:00 pm - 11:00 pm
North Street Cabaret, United States

Caravan Gypsy Swing Ensemble is a world traveling instrumental acoustic jazz group based in Madison, Wisconsin. They are primarily influenced by the legendary Roma Gypsy Jazz guitarist Django Reinhardt. The ensemble also pulls influences from American jazz, European Folk Music, traditional Latin, Parisian waltz, and other vintage-jazz sources. Expect a range of tunes from the […]

Find out more »
$10

Cash Box Kings

Sat February 29 @ 8:00 pm - 11:00 pm
North Street Cabaret, United States

“One of the best blues bands in the land.” – Living Blues “Virtuoso musicianship…rocking and irresistible.” –No Depression “Gloriously retro with an inspiring eloquence and grace.” –Vintage Guitar "Fearless, full-tilt Chicago blues...fervent vocals and soaring harmonica" –Chicago Tribune The Cash Box Kings are bona fide blues royalty. Co-led by real-deal Chicago blues vocalist and songwriter […]

Find out more »

March 2020

$18 – $25

Sugar Maple Concert Series: Don Stiernberg Jazz Quartet

Fri March 27 @ 8:00 pm - 11:00 pm
North Street Cabaret, United States

The Sugar Maple Concert Series welcomes the Don Stiernberg Jazz Quartet Don Stiernberg recently began his fifth decade as a working musician. Along the way he has been involved in many musical activities: performing, writing, recording, producing, and teaching, but is best known for his mandolin playing. Born and still based in Chicago, the mandolin […]

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