Just Announced Madison Concert + Win Tickets Before You Can Buy: Meat Puppets & Cass McCombs, 10.22.14

Wednesday, October 22, 2014

MEAT PUPPETS & CASS McCOMBS

Meat Puppets

Cass McCombs

High Noon Saloon – 8:00 pm

$15 adv, $17 dos – 18+

Tickets on sale through our Music Calendar Friday, August 1 at 10:00 am.

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Soul Sisters and Blood Brothers: Bands With Siblings

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Most of us aren’t properly wired to embark on the exact same career path as our siblings, but when you stop to think about it, the number of brothers and sisters who have shared a tour bus, songwriting credits or a stage over the years is truly overwhelming.   These pairings haven’t always been perfectly harmonious affairs (see: The Kinks, Oasis, Jesus and Mary Chain), though, against all odds, they have created some of the most appreciated music of the modern era.  Check out our list of some of the most memorable bands who made their passion for music a family affair.  What other artists can you think of?

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Live Music Photo Tuesdays – Meat Puppets

w 4859b The Meat Puppets brought their influential grunge sound to The Annex Friday night featuring tunes from “Sewn Together”, their new CD released May 12th.   Once the doors cracked open the venue quickly filled to a near capacity crowd.

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Artists You Should Know (plus ticket giveaway!): Meat Puppets

Meat Puppets

One of the most influential acts of the grunge era is heading to Madison!  An inspiration to major players such as Nirvana, Soundgarden and Dinosaur Jr., Arizona’s Meat Puppets have a legacy that most bands can only dream of.  They’re set to rock our humble Midwestern city this Friday (May 29th) at the Annex, and you NEED to be there!  Don’t have your tickets yet?  We’re here to help!  Read on to find out how you could win a pair of spots on the True Endeavors guest list and witness the band’s unforgettable marriage of alterna-punk, acid psychedelia and thrash.

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Monday Concert Connection: Free Freedy!

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Hey blog readers!  Hope you’re all enjoying this gorgeous loooong weekend.  To help extend the spirit of vacation a bit longer, we’ll be bringing you two great shows in the following week; one from singer-songwriter Freedy Johnston, and another from the massively influential Meat Puppets!  As you’ve probably figured out by now, in addition to previewing our upcoming shows, we like to start the week off by rewarding our readers with a little free ticket action.   Read on to find out how YOU could win a pair of tickets to see Mr. Johnston’s show!

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Media Roundup: Music Doing a World of Good

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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Artists such as Massive Attack, Doves, Elbow, and Dizzee Rascal have come together in a human rights campaign opposing the use of music as an instrument of torture.

Dizzee Rascal

Dizzee Rascal

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