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Music roundup: Mumford & Sons headed to Madison's Coliseum on April 22
Music roundup: Mumford & Sons headed to Madison's Coliseum on April 22
Founded by lead vocalist Marcus Mumford in 2007, Mumford & Sons has built its sound from the roots of folk and bluegrass music, embellished with drums, electric guitars and keyboards.
Guitarist Eric Ambel’s new album, 'Lakeside,' pays homage to Geneva Lake
Guitarist Eric Ambel’s new album, 'Lakeside,' pays homage to Geneva Lake
Ambel’s connection to Geneva Lake was behind the naming of the Lakeside Lounge, a bar and music venue he co-owned and operated in New York’s East Village from 1996-2012. The album title is inspired by the former bar’s name.
Night Music for April 14-20, 2016
This is a listing of local night spots featuring live entertainment. Call the Gazette at 608-755-8258, or fax your listing to 608-755-8349 by 5 p.m. Tuesday. There is no charge. Scheduling changes do occur, so when in doubt, contact the venue before you head out to see a band.
Beloit College to host spoken word program April 17
Beloit College to host spoken word program April 17
Novelist George Dawes Green, playwright and poet Edgar Oliver, “This American Life” contributor Elna Baker and author Tara Clancy, among others, will take to the stage for “Storytelling on Stage,” an event is similar to “The Moth Mainstage.”
Quick kicks for April 14-20, 2016
A fast look at some of the events going on in the area this week.
Restaurant review: Merrill & Houston's is ideal for a nice night out
Restaurant review: Merrill & Houston's is ideal for a nice night out
When Gazette restaurant reviewer Joan Neeno visited Merrill & Houston's Steak Joint when it opened in 2012, not all of the eatery's issues were ironed out. In a return trip on a recent Friday night, she found that, other than a few small service issues, the experience was completely different.
Night Music for April 7-13, 2016
This is a listing of local night spots featuring live entertainment. Call the Gazette at 608-755-8258, or fax your listing to 608-755-8349 by 5 p.m. Tuesday. There is no charge. Scheduling changes do occur, so when in doubt, contact the venue before you head out to see a band.
Quick kicks for April 7-13, 2016
A fast look at a few of the things going on in the area this week.
Music roundup: Robert Cray Band to visit Milwaukee on April 14
Music roundup: Robert Cray Band to visit Milwaukee on April 14
With a lean style reminiscent of Albert Lee, Robert Cray also has the chops to re-create Jimi Hendrix-like pyrotechnics and has incorporated elements of funk, R&B and jazz into his blues repertoire and 22 albums.
Press Start: ‘Quantum Break’ is a unique, somewhat stale experience
Press Start: ‘Quantum Break’ is a unique, somewhat stale experience
“Quantum Break” treads new ground by combining a video game with television-esque live-action episodes, but the innovative idea can't make up for the final product's lackluster components, columnist Jake Magee writes.