Live Concert Video From EMA’s High Noon Saloon Performance

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True Endeavors’ own Justin Kibbel caught some mighty sweet moments from EMA’s Madison show at the High Noon Saloon last Tuesday (July 13, 2011) for your viewing pleasure, and  the fine folks over at Rock Of The Arts even captured the impromptu rendition of “Crimson & Clover” with Madison native-turned-gothic-superstar Zola Jesus!

Check out the vids after the jump.

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Mad-town Monday Music Tix: Free Tickets ‘R Us

Question: What’s just about the only thing to make today’s sunny weather better?

No, this blog is not about ice cream cones; but how about some free tickets to see live music?! Two shows are up for grabs this week:

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Friday, May 9
True Endeavors and Muzzle of Bees
present:
THE AVETT BROTHERS

avett brothers
with
JESSICA LEA MAYFIELD

Friday 9:30 pm @ High Noon Saloon
608-268-1122
$15 adv /$18 dos – 18+
BUY TICKETS NOW !

“Driving home with my Ipod on shuffle, I got a trifecta of “Don’t You Rock Me Daddio” from ‘The Skiffle Sessions‘; “Breakin’ the Law” by the Supersuckers; and “Grace Kelly” by Mika — Occurred to me that you could mix the three, shake ’em up with some Red Bull, and have a nice Avett Brothers tune.” – Pegasus News concert review

The 4th person to email us with subject line “Avett Brothers Please!” wins 2 guest list spots- MJ@TrueEndeavors.com

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Monday, May 12
JAMES MCMURTRY

james mcmurtry
with
THE DEDRINGERS
Monday 8:00 pm @ High Noon Saloon
608-268-1122
$15 adv – 21+
BUY TICKETS NOW !

“Author Stephen King describes James McMurtry as ‘the truest, fiercest songwriter of his generation.’ Music critics seem to agree…” Voice of America interview

3rd person to email us with subject line “Give Me Some James!” wins 2 guest list spots- MJ@TrueEndeavors.com

Mad-Town Monday Music Tix- Foals for Free

3rd person to email me with subject line “Foals Please” wins 2 guest list spots- MJ@TrueEndeavors.com

Check previous post to learn more, get free downloads, dance around the room.

This Tuesday (tomorrow ya’ll) April 29
FOALS

foals

with WORRIER
Tuesday – early show 7:00 pm @ High Noon Saloon
268-1122
$10 dos – 18+
BUY TICKETS NOW !

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Shows To See This Week (Plus Free Tix)

Grab your neighbors, cousins, and mailman! Come out to celebrate spring (we lived!) with some great musicians this week..

Tonight Friday April 18!

THE GOURDS w/ special guest PATRICK SWEENY- SOLO

“..the Gourds have also moved past bluegrass as an endpoint and have begun using it as a base for forays into other sounds and styles..the Gourds have more than a few tricks up their sleeves. For them, being underestimated just means they can surprise you more.” -Pitchfork

Cover of Snoop Dogg’s Gin and Juice- The Gourds

9:30 pm @ High Noon Saloon 268-1122 $10 adv – 18+ BUY TICKETS NOW!

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This Monday April 21

THE NEW PORNOGRAPHERS ( featuring: Kathryn Calder, Neko Case, John Collins, Kurt Dahle, Todd Fancey, Carl Newman, and Blaine Thurier ) w/ special guests OKKERVIL RIVER

Challengers- The New Pornographers

8:00 pm @ Orpheum Theater 255-6005 $22 adv/ $25 dos – all ages, TICKETS STILL LEFT SO BUY THEM NOW- BEFORE THEY ARE OUT! $1.00 per ticket to benefit AIDS Network

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Tuesday April 22

MAC LETHAL, THE ROTTEN AMERICAN PIE TOUR featuring special guests GRIEVES + F STOKES TEF MAN of the L.O.S.T S.O.U.L.S and DJ SKU

“Fitting perfectly articulated rhymes to efficiently catchy beats in an accent as Middle American as canned peaches, he’s a contemporary cross between a folk singer and a stand-up comic.” -Rolling Stone

9:30 pm @ High Noon Saloon 268-1122 $10 adv – 18+ BUY TICKETS NOW!

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This Wednesday April 23

A Solo Performance by COLIN MELOY of The Decemberists w /special guest LAURA GIBSON

“Without a full band around him, Meloy projects his voice and lets his guitar sparkle and chime, doing greater justice to his ear for folk-y essentials.” -Onion AV Club

O Valencia, on Letterman- Colin Meloy with The Decemberists

7:30 pm @ Barrymore Theatre 241-8864 $20 adv – all ages BUY TICKETS NOW! $1.00 per ticket to benefit Liberty Tree

Win 2 tix to this show by being the 3rd person to email me, MJ@TrueEndeavors.com, with the subject heading “Colin Meloy is Mine”. I’ll shoot you an email back if you’re our winner!

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