Live Concert Photos: BOB LOG III At High Noon Saloon (8.5.10)

BOB LOG High Noon Saloon

As promised, we have some more live concert photo action for your eyes to feast on.  Armed with his camera, photographer Clayton Dewey headed over to the High Noon Saloon on August 5th to catch the helmet-headed, leather wearin’, blues playin’ Bob Log III and shot the evening away.  He captured sets from openers Roboman and The Pork Torta as well.  Check them out after the jump. Continue reading

Madison Week In Music + Ticket Giveaways (8.4-8.10): The New Pornographers, Bob Log III, Cornmeal, Marc Cohn, and Jeremy Messersmith

Jeremy Messersmith

It must be Monday, because we’re giving away tickets to some pretty wicked shows.  The New Pornographers, Bob Log III, Marc Cohn, and Minnesota’s own Jeremy Messersmith (pictured above) are all set to perform for Madison’s most discerning music fans (umm…that’d be you!) this week.  We’re also pleased to be presenting yet another show of our Smoke Free Sounds Series.  This time the setting is Shank Hall in Milwaukee, where some of our favorite bluegrass savants, Cornmeal, will help keep the smoke-free celebration rolling from city to city. We hope you’ll make the road trip with us.

Read on to find out how to enter this week’s ticket giveaways, and learn more about these fabulous upcoming shows.

Continue reading

Just Announced Madison Concerts: Bob Log III and Lucero

BOB LOG III with special guest The Pork Torta

Bob Log

Thursday, August 5, 9pm

High Noon Saloon

$10 – 21+

Tickets available on our Music Calendar soon.

____________________

LUCERO

Lucero

Friday, July 30, 9:30pm

High Noon Saloon

$15 adv and dos – 18+

Tickets available on our Music Calendar soon.

____________________

Monday Madness: Free Concert Tickets

They slice, they dice, they can chop a pineapple thrown in the air..well, never-mind. But the first person to request tix to any of these shows by leaving a comment specifying the band wins a guest list spot + 1.

July 22
COLOUR REVOLT

colour revolt
with special guests
JAVELINS
and
THE FELIX CULPA
Tuesday, July 22, 8pm
The Annex
608.256.7750
$8 adv and dos — 18+
BUY TICKETS NOW !

____________

July 23
WORT-FM
Hillgrass Bluebilly
presents
BOB LOG III
+ SCOTT H BIRAM

bob log III scott h biram
with special guest
LEFT LANE CRUISER
Wednesday, July 23, 9:00 pm
High Noon Saloon
608.268.1122
$10 – 18+
BUY TICKETS NOW !

furthermore beer logo
____________

July 27
XYZ AFFAIR

xyz affair
with special guests
ROOMMATE
and
METEORADE
Sunday, July 27, 8pm
High Noon Saloon
608.268.1122
$7 — 18+
BUY TICKETS NOW !

(If you are on our homepage and would like to comment just click on the title of the blog entry and scroll to the bottom of the page)

This Week’s Shows: Downloads, Videos, Reviews, oh my

It’s a full week around these parts, you can enjoy your Pitchfork and get the good stuff at home too..Bottomless Pit, Immortal Technique, The Hold Steady, Colour Revolt, Bob Log III, and Scott Biram all grace our city in the coming days, check it out.

Friday July 18

BOTTOMLESS PIT (featuring former members of Silkworm)

Genre: Rock/ Dub/ Folk Rock

May Sound Like: Yeasayer, Frog Eyes, Times New Viking, Evangelicals, Phosphorescent

“..edgy post-punk hooks and understated vocals” -Three Imaginary Girls


bottomless pit

Free downlaod:

Bottomless Pit- The Cardinal Moments

with special guests THE KADANE BROTHERS (Bedhead, The New Year) and EL VALIENTE

9:30 pm High Noon Saloon 608.268.1122 $8 adv $10 dos

21+ BUY TICKETS NOW!

____________

Sunday July 20

WORT-FM welcomes The 3rd World Tour IMMORTAL TECHNIQUE

Genre: Hip-Hop

Similar to: Dead Prez, Non Phixion, Atmosphere, Talib Kweli, Mos Def, Black Star

“..a Hip hop MC and political activist, he is of Afro-Peruvian descent and raised in Harlem, New York. The views expressed in his lyrics are largely a mixture of commentary on issues such as poverty, religion, and racism..” –immortal-technique.com

Immortal Technique- Dance with the Devil

with special guests DJ G.I. JOE, POISON PEN, THE CIRCLE, DJ ARCH

9pm doors 8pm High Noon Saloon 608.268.1122 $14 adv $16 dos

18+ BUY TICKETS NOW!

____________

Monday July 21

True Endeavors and ACG present

THE HOLD STEADY

Genre: Rock

Pairs well with: The National, TV on the Radio, Clap Your Hands Say Yeah, Sonic Youth

“The Hold Steady might just be the best bar band in America. With its riff-heavy mixture of classic rock and Craig Finn’s lyrically dense storytelling, the group crafts intricately detailed musical universes that have already made it a critical darling and fan favorite.” -NPR

The Hold Steady- 2005 Interview

with special guests THE LOVED ONES

8:00 pm Majestic Theatre 608.255.0901 $16.50 adv $18.50 dos

all ages BUY TICKETS NOW!

____________

Tuesday July 22

COLOUR REVOLT

Genre: Indie/ Rock

They might enjoy: Pedro the Lion, Minus the Bear, Sufjan Stevens, As Tall as Lions

Colour Revolt- Interview

Free Download:

Colour Revolt- Naked and Red, 2008 Plunder, Beg, and Curse

with special guests JAVELINS and THE FELIX CULPA

8pm The Annex 608.256.7750 $8 adv and dos

18+ BUY TICKETS NOW!

____________

Wednesday July 23

WORT-FM Hillgrass Bluebilly presents BOB LOG III + SCOTT H BIRAM

Genre: Blues/ Punk (Heads up: lyrics at the show will be of a “dirty blues” nature and may be offensive to some)

Also on this ipod: blues, blues, blues, and some Stray Cats

“..an American lo-fi punk blues musician, singer and songwriter who performs as a one man band. During performances, Log wears a blue full-body jumpsuit and a bubble-mask motorcycle helmet wired with a telephone microphone which allows him to devote his hands and feet to guitar and drums, respectively…” -Wikipedia

Bob Log III- Make You Say Wow

with special guest LEFT LANE CRUISER

9:00 pm High Noon Saloon 608.268.1122 $10

18+ BUY TICKETS NOW!