Issue #193 Dec. 22, 2011

The Bodeans

legendary midwest rockers coming to The State

Issue # 191, Nov. 25, 2011

Killer Bees

Collections of Colonies of Bees return to House of Rock

Issue #190, Nov. 10, 2011
Issue #189, Oct. 27, 2011

Urges From Elsewhere Are Headed to Here

A fun night of music is in store for you when the group Urges From Elsewhere comes to the House of Rock on Oct. 28 to impress you with a unique style. Categorized as “Drunkabilly,” their style features a blending...

Issue # 188, Oct. 13, 2011

Eau Claire Folk Rock Trio Releases Debut EP

What started as a solo singer/songwriter project from Minneapolis is now a three-piece band with ties to Eau Claire. And now, Sky Lion is about to release a self-titled EP.

Issue # 187, Sept. 29, 2011
Issue #177 May 12th, 2011

Jim Pullman Band is Up to Something

The Jim Pullman Band plans to drop a new album (titled Jackals and Wolves) in August. The album contains nine new tracks (10 if you get it from iTunes!) and an epic line-up of guest contributors.

Issue # 176 Apr. 28th, 2011

Statewide Battle of the Bands Looms Upon Horizon

For those of you familiar with the Chippewa Valley music scene, the Launchpad High School Music Competition will probably sound quite familiar to you. The seventh edition of our local “garage band” competition sponsored by the Wisconsin School Music

Issue #174 Mar. 31st, 2011
Issue #172 Mar. 3rd, 2011
Issue #171 Feb. 17th, 2011
Issue #170 Feb. 3rd, 2011
Issue #168 Jan. 6th, 2011
Issue #167 Dec. 16th, 2010
Issue #165 Nov. 18th, 2010

The Last Waltz

stage production immortalizes The Band’s farewell show

Issue #162 2010-10-07
Issue #160 2010-09-09
Issue #157 2010-07-29

Longtime Local Musicians Create Duo Project

The Morris Garage Band is an acoustic project that features cover tunes by the Moody Blues, Neil Young, Jethro Tull, Jim Croce, and James Taylor as well as various hits from the 80s and 90s.

Issue #156 2010-07-15
Issue #155 2010-07-01
Issue #154 2010-06-17
Issue #153 2010-06-03
Issue #152 2010-05-20
Issue #151 2010-05-06
Issue #150 2010-04-22
Issue #149 2010-04-08
Issue #148 2010-03-25

Zoo Animal

hooky Minneapolis creature on display at The Underground

Issue #147 2010-03-11


video game-based power metal finally comes to town

Issue #145 2010-02-11
Issue #138 2009-10-29

Survive the (Food) Drive

These past few weeks local alt rock band Survive the Drive has been on a regional mini-tour to help feed more than 100 needy families for Thanksgiving.

Issue #134 2009-09-03
Issue #133 2009-08-20

All for Naut

Jaggernauts set to reveal new album, tri-state tour

Issue #132 2009-08-06
Issue #131 2009-07-23

Ryan Cabrera

Skate America rolls out national-local music combo

Issue #130 2009-07-09
Issue #124 2009-04-16

Yam Cannon

tuber rockers release jamtastic new album

Issue #119 2009-02-05
Issue #114 2008-11-20
Issue #112 2008-10-23

Sol Men

Irie Sol’s new CD perfectly blends its mixed influences

Dressy Bessy

hodgepodge band inciting dance fever at UW-Stout

Issue #111 2008-10-09
Issue #110 2008-09-25
Issue #109 2008-09-11
Issue #107 2008-08-14
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