A Big Week For Trampled By Turtles—On Letterman TONIGHT (7.15.14)

Trampled By Turtles

The gentle bluegrass and country-tinged Americana of Trampled By Turtles is making big waves in the music world this week.

The band will celebrate today’s release of their seventh studio album, Wild Animals (listen here), with a performance on The Late Show with David Letterman later this evening, followed by a Reddit AMA on Wednesday, July 16.

We’re proud to be welcoming these Midwestern stars back to Madison for a performance at Overture Hall on September 5.  Get your tickets now!  

Happy 4th Of July!

Tom Petty

Happy 4th of July from all of us here at True Endeavors!  We hope you’re enjoying this gorgeous day with good food, good people, and good tunes.

Get in the spirit with Rolling Stone‘s album of  their favorite musicians adorned in red, white, and blue.  Did they miss any of your faves?  Post ’em in the comments section below!

 

Delta Spirit’s “Into The Wide” Now Available For Preorder

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If you liked last week’s sneak peek of Delta Spirit’s upcoming Into The Wide, you can finally place your preorder today!

Get the album on iTunes here, or preorder your CD or vinyl copy here.

And of course, don’t forget to catch the band when they return to Madison for a show at the Barrymore on October 15!

Just Announced Madison Food & Music Event: Yum Yum Fest, 9.7.14

September 7, 2014

 YUM YUM FEST

Central Park – 3:00pm – 8:00pm

Food and beverages within the festival gates will be affordably priced, with most items available for $5 or less.

Early Bird tickets go on sale this Friday, June 20th at 10am at yum2fest.com for $10.  Tickets increase in price on July 20th to $15.

The newly-formed Madison Area Chef Network announced the details of their first event, Yum Yum Fest, taking  place Sunday, September 7 from 3pm to 8pm at Madison’s new Central Park on the near east side.

The festival features 26 area chefs serving a wide variety of dishes, plus four live music acts including underground Hip Hop artists P.O.S. and Astronautalis.

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True Endeavors’ Question Of The Week: Father’s Day Edition

Joe Strummer

 

With all of yesterday’s Father’s Day celebrations, many of our readers have their proud papas on their minds.  We’d like to tie those thoughts in with our Question Of The Week by asking you to tell us about some of your favorite musical memories you’ve shared with your dad.

Post a comment below telling us about a favorite nostalgic concert, album, artist, song, or lyric and you’ll be entered to win a pair of tickets to a True Endeavors club show of your choice!  (Click here to check out our current lineup.)

Have your responses posted by 6pm on Sunday, June 22.  A winner will be chosen and notified shortly thereafter.  Good luck!

Watch: New Video From Trampled By Turtles, “Are You Behind The Shining Star?”

Trampled By Turtles

Everyone’s favorite Duluth-based alt-country/bluegrass outfit, Trampled By Turtles, just recently released their video for the gently expansive “Are You Behind The Shining Star?”  Enjoy the charming sights to accompany this charming tune…

The band returns to Madison on September 5 for a performance at Overture Hall.  Get your tickets here.  

Just Announced Madison Concert + Win Tickets Before You Can Buy: Justin Townes Earle, 9.24.14

Wednesday, September 24, 2014

JUSTIN TOWNES EARLE

Justin Townes Earle

with American Aquarium

Barrymore Theatre – 7:30pm

$20 adv | $22 dos

All Ages – General Admission

Tickets on sale through our Music Calendar Friday, June 13 at 10am.

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