Madison Week In Music + Ticket Giveaways (11.14.12 – 11.20.12): Paul Thorn, Menahan Street Band, Other Lives, Frontier Ruckus, Pretty Lights, Kris Delmhorst, Old Crow Medicine Show, Collie Buddz, Prof, Joe Pug Trio, Field Report, Pinback, and Cannibal Corpse

Pinback

We have an crazy number of concerts coming up this week.  You’ll need to come up for air more than a few times while reading aloud this lineup:   Paul Thorn, Menahan Street Band, Other Lives, Frontier Ruckus, Pretty Lights, Kris Delmhorst, Old Crow Medicine Show, Collie Buddz, Prof, Joe Pug Trio, Field Report, Pinback (pictured),  and Cannibal Corpse.  Phew!  Any shows catch your eye?  We have all the details below, plus our weekly round of ticket giveaways.

Read on to find out more…

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Wednesday, November 14, 2012

An Evening with

PAUL THORN

Genre: Americana, Singer-Songwriter

Sounds Like:  Delbert McClinton, Ruthie Foster, The Subdudes

Win A Pair Of Tickets: With Paul’s song “Better Days Ahead” in mind, tell us about something you’re looking forward to in the comments section below.

Show Info: High Noon Saloon – 6:30pm – $20 ADV $20 DOS – 21+

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Wednesday, November 14, 2012

MENAHAN STREET BAND with THE REAL JAGUAR

Genre: Soul, Funk, Jazz

Sounds Like: Charles Bradley, The Budos Band, Lee Fields & The Expressions

Win A Pair Of Tickets:  What artist names, albums, songs, or lyrics can you think of that reference street names?  Name at least three for a chance to win tickets.

Show Info: High Noon Saloon – 9pm – $12 ADV $14 DOS – 18+

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Thursday, November 15, 2012

OTHER LIVES with special guests INDIANS

Genre: Indie, Folk

Sounds Like: Fanfarlo, Dark Dark Dark, Dry The River

Show Info: Gabe’s in Iowa City – 7:30pm – $10 ADV $12 DOS – 19+

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Thursday, November 15, 2012

FRONTIER RUCKUS with PIONEER and ROBBY SCHILLER (of THE BLUEHEELS)

Genre: Folk, Alt-Country, Americana

Sounds Like: Joe Pug, Stand Of Oaks, Breathe Owl Breathe

Win A Pair Of Tickets:  What is one song that makes you want to start a ruckus?  Name at least one raucous tune in the comments section below for a chance to win tickets.

Show Info: The Frequency – $10 ADV $10 DOS – 18+

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Thursday, November 15, 2012

PRETTY LIGHTS with MARTY PARTY and PAUL BASIC

Genre: Dubsteb, Electronic

Sounds Like: Skrillex, Big Gigantic, Knife Party

Show Info: Exhibition Hall @ Alliant Energy Center – 8pm – $30 adv $35 dos – General Admission – All Ages

 

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Thursday, November 15, 2012

KRIS DELMHORST with special guest HAYWARD WILLIAMS

Genre: Folk, Singer-Songwriter

Sounds Like: Catie Curtis, Patty Larkin, Antje Duvekot

Win A Pair Of Tickets:  With Kris’ song “Lullaby 101” in mind, tell us what songs deserve a spot on a bedtime playlist.  Name at least three sleepy songs for a chance to win.

Show Info: High Noon Saloon – 7pm – $13 ADV $15 DOS – 18+

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Thursday, November 15, 2012

Frank Productions and Outback Concerts present

OLD CROW MEDICINE SHOW with ROBERT ELLIS

Genre: Bluegrass, Folk, Americana

Sounds Like: Trampled By Turtles, Yonder Mountain String Band, Greensky Bluegrass

Show Info: Capitol Theater/ Overture Center For The Arts – 7:30pm – $35 ADV $35 DOS – General Admission – All Ages

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Friday, November 16, 2012

COLLIE BUDDZ with special guests NEW KINGSTON, LOS RAKAS and DJ TRICHROME

Genre: Reggae, Hip Hop

Sounds Like: Vybz Kartel, Million Stylez, Mavado

Win A Pair Of Tickets:  With the artist’s canine-inspired name in mind, give us at least three other artist names, albums, songs, or lyrics with some sort of dog reference. There are more out there than you may think!

Show Info: High Noon Saloon – 9:30pm – $20 ADV $20 DOS – 18+

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Friday, November 16, 2012

PROF with special guests AWTHNTKTS featuring johndope and ION w/ ROMULAN

Genre: Hip Hop

Sounds Like: Qwel, The Doppelgangaz, Knowmads

Show Info: Gabe’s/ Iowa City, IA – 9pm – $8 ADV $10 DOS – 19+

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Friday, November 16, 2012

JOE PUG TRIO with DENISON WITMER

Genre: Folk, Americana

Sounds Like: Glossary, Middle Brother, David Wax Museum

Win A Pair Of Tickets:  Besides this band of course, tell us about some of the other great musical trios in history.

Show Info: The Frequency – 9:30pm – $12 ADV $12 DOS – 18+

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Saturday, November 17, 2012

FIELD REPORT with special guests CAMERON MCGILL & WHAT ARMY and DIETRICH GOSSER

Genre: Indie, Folk, Rock

Sounds Like: Angel Olson, Joe Pug, Buxton

Win A Pair Of Tickets:  In “The Year Of The Get You Alone” the band sings, “This city taught me a thing or two.”  What has Madison taught you?  What have you learned during your time spent in our fair city?

Show Info: High Noon Saloon – 9:30pm – $10 ADV $12 DOS – 18+

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Sunday, November 18, 2012

PINBACK with SOLOS

Genre: Indie

Sounds Like: Minus The Bear, Thingy, Goblin Cock

Win A Pair Of Tickets:  In Pinback’s song “Proceed To Memory” the band sings “And then the seasons get you down / I’ll come running to tuck you in.”  The long, dark days of winter in particular are hard on a lot of people.  What helps get you through the dreariest of days?

Show Info: High Noon Saloon – 8pm – $16 ADV $18 DOS – 18+

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Tuesday, November 20, 2012

CANNIBAL CORPSE with special guests MISERY INDEX, HOUR OF PENANCE and MICAWBER

Genre: Hard Rock, Metal

Sounds Like: Nile, Six Feet Under, Dying Fetus

Show Info: House of Rock / Eau Claire, WI – 8pm – $18 ADV $20 DOS – 21+

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Winners will be chosen and notified after 8pm on Tuesday, November 13, 2012.  Good luck!

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5 Responses

  1. For Pinback: To help with the duldrums of winter, I look to keep my mind occupied. Nothing much can beat a night with a good book, a cat on my lap, and a mug of hot chocolate with some chill tunes on in the background.

  2. Collie Budz:
    “With the artist’s canine-inspired name in mind, give us at least three other artist names, albums, songs, or lyrics with some sort of dog reference. There are more out there than you may think!”

    snoop dogg…Temple of the Dog, LOU DOG -SUBLIME, Florence + The Machine – Dog Days Are Over , Elvis – hound-dog, DOGS – pink floyd, BlackDog Led Zeppelin – do you want more? 🙂

  3. You two got tickets to your respective shows. Congrats!

  4. yay! giving thanks

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