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Noah Gundersen Preview

Noah Gundersen unplugged his guitar from his amp and then his sister, Abby, followed suit with her violin as everyone in the crowd quieted each other with scattered “shh”s. In the next moment, Gundersen’s unsettling and earnest voice broke the silence … Read More >

Paper Diamond Preview

Paper Diamond’s first album, Levitate, produced under the Pretty Lights Record Label includes songs with unique beats  that flow well together, without any of the louder and obnoxious trappings largely associated with trap music. Since the release of … Read More >

Broken Bells Album Review

Broken Bells, made up of producer-extraordinaire Danger Mouse and Shins songwriter/leading man James Mercer, return with a new album After the Disco, which improves on the sound of their 2010 self-titled collaboration. The album makes better use of … Read More >

Iration Review

The Majestic brought some feel-good reggae vibes to warm up Madison, with an excellent show by Iration, The Movement, Natural Vibrations, and Micah Brown! DJ Trichrome, a local reggae master, was on the 1’s and 2’s spinning rootsy … Read More >

Real Estate Preview

As a connoisseur of catchy pop songs, I have been enamored with Real Estate since the first time I heard a needle drop on the single “It’s Real”. The song has been getting heavy play on all my … Read More >

Reel Big Fish Preview

“It’s not so bad bein’ trendy/ Everyone who looks like me is my friend.” – Trendy Being trendy might not be so bad, but Reel Big Fish (RBF) hasn’t been trendy since the late 90’s. Of course, singer/bandleader … Read More >

Big Gigantic Blasts Through The Orpheum

On Thursday February 13th, the electronic duo Big Gigantic invaded the Orpheum with their sax and bass heavy music. Teknicolor opened the show, but it was Manic Focus that really got the night going. Manic Focus came out … Read More >