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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Win A Pair Of Vans Designed By Toro Y Moi

Toro Y Moi


Toro Y Moi (a.k.a. Chaz Bundick) has teamed up with Vans to create a custom-designed very limited edition shoe to give away to a few lucky fans.  Not only do winners get the privilege of sporting Chaz’s kicks, they’ll also receive a pair of tickets to a show on his tour.  (Madison folks, we’re looking at his November 3 concert at the Barrymore.)

Click here to enter to win! 

Moonalice CD and Poster Book Giveaway + Free MP3 Download


We’re proud to present this traveling band of peaceful, generous, and wildly creative free spirits at the High Noon Saloon this Sunday, May 30th.  Moonalice may still be a new name to some, but their addictive sounds and refreshing philosophies are sure to quickly win over the hearts of Madison’s music appreciators.  Read on to find out more about Moonalice, download their new single, “It’s 4:20 Somewhere,” and find out how you could win some very cool goodies.

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Artists You Should Know (ticket giveaway): Ghostface Killah

Ghostface Killah

Ghostface Killah is one artist who hardly needs an introduction.  He made a name for himself in the seminal rap collective Wu-Tang Clan and has since enjoyed a successful solo career; most recently releasing Ghostdini: Wizard of Poetry in Emerald City last month.  Needless to say, we are excited to present this hip hop legend at a sure-to-be explosive show at the Barrymore on Tuesday, November 3rd.  We’re also excited to offer our blog readers an opportunity to win tickets to see him live! Read on to find out how you could win.

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This Week’s Nightlife and Giveaways: Songs To Get Cozy To

St. Vincent

There has been an all-too-familiar chill in the air these last few days.  We hope you’ll take the opportunity to warm up with a show or two and make yourself at home in on of Madison’s many music venues.  This week we’re bringing you shows from Po’ Girl, Rain Machine, Keller Williams, St. Vincent, Monte Montgomery with Backyard Tire Fire, and Sunset Rubdown.  Read on to find our more about these talented artists and discover how you could win tickets to their shows.

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Monday Concert Connection: Better Late Than Never

Sorry gang!  We were a litte late in getting this week’s concert preview and ticket giveaway post up and ready for action, but good things come to those who wait.  Jessica Lea Mayfield will be performing with Madison’s own Jentri Colello next Tuesday, and we want you to be there.  Read on to find out how you can score a pair of free tix to the show.

Jessica Lea Mayfield

Guilt Free Mp3s:
Jessica Lea Mayfield – Kiss Me Again (right click/save as)

Daytrotter Session (link)

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Artists You Should Know: The Detroit Cobras (with ticket and mp3 giveaway)

The Detroit Cobras

Next Friday Madison will be treated to the devastatingly hip retro sounds of one of the Midwest’s greatest cover bands.  Described as “combining girl-group hooks and harmonies with high-octane, Motor City garage rock, the Detroit Cobras conjure the 1960s era of Top 40 AM radio and vinyl 45s…singer Rachel Nagy has attitude to burn and the mixed-gender band plays with plenty of rough-hewn energy.”  ( We’ve got the full story below, plus free mp3 downloads and a chance to win tickets to their show.

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