Giveaway: Win A Signed Copy Of Oh Land’s Wish Bone

Oh Land

All Music Guide describes Danish artist Oh Land‘s sound as a “schizophrenic blend of girly club beats, icy electro-pop, and wistful balladry falls somewhere between Grimes, Lykke Li, Goldfrapp, and Robyn…”

We are excited to announce that we have a signed copy of her brand new album, Wish Bone, for one of our lucky blog winners to call their own!  Find out how you can win after the jump.

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Last Chance: Taking Back Sunday Meet & Greet Contest

taking back sunday

 

Just a friendly reminder that time is running out for our Taking Back Sunday  contest over on our Facebook Page.  Tomorrow (Friday, October 11) is your last day to enter, so if you have your eye on a free pair of tickets to their Madison show on October 20 plus a pair of meet & greet passes, click here now!

You Can Land A Gig At Freakfest!

Freakfest

 

This Halloween you could win an opportunity to play on the Capitol Stage at our annual Freakfest celebration!  This is no small deal.  Every year, thousands of revelers pack State Street to take part in Madison’s favorite (and now legendary) Halloween party.  You could be performing for them, sharing the stage with the likes of Sexy Ester, Lucius, Neon Indian, and Matt & Kim!  Not bad, right?

Click here to find out how to enter and vote on the current submissions before October 21.   Good luck!

Don’t forget to pick up your Freakfest tickets here.

Hey DJs, Big Gigantic Wants YOU!

Big Gigantic

Opportunities like this don’t come around every day!  Dubstep superduo Big Gigantic is looking for an out-of-this-world local DJ to open their February 7 Orpheum Theater show.

Click here to submit a 15 minute mix for consideration.  The band will ultimately choose one winner from the 5 DJs with the most votes.

Madison Week In Music + Ticket Giveaways (2.10-2.16): Gene Ween

Gene Ween

“For Ween fans, Aaron Freeman aka Gene Ween, playing a tiny, acoustic concert is akin to Bruce Springsteen playing a secret bar show in Jersey.” –-PopMatters.com

Well, there’s just one show this week, but it promises to pack enough fun into one evening to keep you satisfied for a long while.  Gene Ween, of the beloved alterna-indie rock band Ween, will be performing solo at the High Noon Saloon this Thursday.  As if that weren’t cool enough, Milwaukee’s accordion-slingin’ butt kickin’ Pezzettino will be kicking the evening off with her quirky, cute, and ferocious songs.  Just try to get through the night without a smile plastered on your face.  We dare ya.

Read on to get the scoop on the show, and find out how you could win tickets!

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Madison Week In Music + Ticket Giveaways (2.3.10-2.9.10): Dr. Dog

Dr. Dog

Happy Monday all you beautiful people!  We had a great weekend and helped raise close to $5,000 for Partners In Health with our Say Hey For Haiti gig at the High Noon Saloon. Major thanks to the artists who participated, and all the generous folks who made a much-needed donation.

Switching gears and looking to the week ahead, we’ll be bringing Dr. Dog back to Madison and we want you to be there.  Read on to find out more about the show, and how you could win a pair of tickets.

And here’s a head’s up on another very cool show:  we’ll be giving away a pair of tickets to the February 23rd Rickie Lee Jones concert with our next newsletter mailing, which will go out VERY soon.  Subscribe now for a smattering of exclusive content and other opportunities to win!

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Madison Week In Music + Ticket Giveaways (1.20-1.26): The Expendables, Tea Leaf Green, Yo La Tengo, and The Hood Internet

The Hood Internet

We hope the cold isn’t keeping you inside on these dark winter nights, because there’s a fury of activity at Madison’s top concert venues.  Come out and play!  This week, True Endeavors fans will have the opportunity to attend not one, not two or three, but FOUR highly-anticipated and varied shows.  Read on to get the details for upcoming concerts from The Expendables, Tea Leaf Green, Yo La Tengo, and The Hood Internet, and find out how you can enter to win tickets!

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