Madison Week In Music + Ticket Giveaways (3.23-3.30): BRMC, Paul Cebar Tomorrow Sound, Pert’ Near Sandstone, Cowboy Junkies, Peter Mulvey, Catie Curtis, Lucy Kaplansky, and Alejandro Escovedo

BRMC

We hope you all had a lovely weekend, and are glad you stopped by to get the scoop on this week’s upcoming shows.  BRMC, Paul Cebar Tomorrow Sound, Pert’ Near Sandstone, Cowboy Junkies, Peter Mulvey, Catie Curtis, Lucy Kaplansky, and Alejandro Escovedo are all gracing the ears of Madison music fans with their sounds.

If you’re a returning visitor to the blog, you probably know that Mondays are a good time to check in and see what ticket giveaways we have going on in True Endeavors land.  Let’s just say there are some very tasty ones this week.   Onward…

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Just Announced Madison Concerts: Mono, Cowboy Junkies, Great American Taxi with Wally Ingram and Jerry Joseph, The Hood Internet, The Felix Culpa, Dubskin, Ghetto Division, and Red Sparowes

MONO with special guests The Twilight Sad

Mono

Thursday, May 20

High Noon Saloon @ 9pm

Tickets: $12 adv $14 dos, 18+

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Media Roundup: Interviews Galore!

What’s been going on in the world of music lately? Read on to get the scoop on your favorite artists, and start some discussion about current music-related events!

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Give your ears a treat and take a listen to Times New Viking covering The Velvet Underground on Valentine’s Day.

Times New Viking

Times New Viking

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Joan Baez recently spoke with PBS’ Travis Smiley in a fascinating, in-depth interview.  Got your tickets for Joan’s March 14th show yet?  Get ’em here!

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Check out a free mp3 (“I’ve Got Friends”) from Manchester Orchestra!

Manchester Orchestra

Manchester Orchestra

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The folks at Stereogum recently got the opportunity to talk to Great Lakes SwimmersTony Dekker about his band’s single “Pulling On A Line.”  Read what he had to say, and take a listen to the new track here!  Madison fans will get the opportunity to catch the band live at the High Noon Saloon on April 23rd!  Click right here to get your tickets early.

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True Endeavors brought The Acorn to town last fall.  Like what you heard? Then take a listen to their session at Daytrotter.

The Acorn

The Acorn

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A.R. Rahman took home an Oscar for his work on the Slumdog Millionaire score.   Read his Billboard interview for his thoughts on Indian music, and what he’ll be working on next.

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It’s still a long time coming, but The Cowboy Junkies have announced plans to release a brand new album–a tour is in the works too!

The Cowboy Junkies

The Cowboy Junkies

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The new U2 album, No Line On The Horizon, is receiving mixed reviews, but Rolling Stone’s David Fricke gives it highest honors.

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The White Stripes sent Late Night with Conan O’Brien off in style.  Last Friday, the Detroit duo gave the last musical performance of the show’s unforgettable run.  Check out video of their performance here.

The White Stripes

The White Stripes

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Dan Auerbach of The Black Keys has gone solo!  Listen to his NPR interview and sample some songs from his album.

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