Saturday, Apr. 14th, 2018

9pm-1am Sat. Apr. 14

Live Music: Contradiction

Contradiction plays rock & country music.

O'Leary's Pub 809 W. Clairemont Ave, Eau Claire

Cost: FREE

Age: 21+

Sunday, Apr. 15th, 2018

6-9pm Sun. Apr. 15

Classic Country Sunday Jam

All pickers and singers are invited to perform with or without the hosts, the Chippewa River Band. Back line is provided - please bring your axe. Food and beverage is also available.

Dean & Sue’s Bar & Grill 2002 Midway Rd., Menomonie

Cost: FREE

Age: 21+

Monday, Apr. 16th, 2018

7-10pm Mon. Apr. 16

Monday Jazz Sessions

Join UW-Eau Claire jazz faculty for a Monday night jazz series, which pays homage to the long and storied tradition of the jam session. Bring your axe, call a tune, and sit in after the first set with local professionals who have played some of the country's premier jazz venues. Half off tap beers at 9pm.

The Oxbow Hotel 516 Galloway St., Eau Claire

Cost: FREE

Age: All Ages

Tuesday, Apr. 17th, 2018

1-3pm Tue. Apr. 17

Dunn Dulcimers

All ages, all skill levels, and all string instruments welcome.

Christ Lutheran Church 1306 Wilcox St., Menomonie

9pm Tue. Apr. 17

Open Mic at The Plus

Every Tuesday night at The Plus, open mic features tons of original music, full bands, acoustic performers, hip-hop, DJs, touring artists, and more before music gives way to standup comedy at 11pm, the truest way attendees can see the Eau Claire standup comedy scene blossom before their eyes.

The Plus 208 S. Barstow St, Eau Claire

Cost: FREE

Age: All Ages (18+ Recommended)

Wednesday, Apr. 18th, 2018

7:30-10pm Wed. Apr. 18

John Anderson

John Anderson is a country music singer with one of the most instantly recognizable vocal instruments in the history of the genre. On his latest album Goldmine, released on his own Bayou Boys label, Anderson has completed a long overdue record of original songs.

The State Theatre 316 Eau Claire St., Eau Claire

Cost: $45-59 (prices subject to change)

Age: All Ages

Thursday, Apr. 19th, 2018

9:30-11am Thu. Apr. 19

Stand in the Light Choir Rehearsals

People in the early to mid stages of memory loss, their care partners, and singing volunteers come together to share their love of music.

Lutheran Church of the Good Shepherd 1120 Cedar St., Eau Claire

Age: Adults

6pm Thu. Apr. 19

The Playhouse Presents: Bobaflex

Bobaflex takes over The Playhouse with special guests: Andrew W Boss and Trip 6. Advance tickets highly recommended. Doors at 6pm.

The Playhouse s7650 State Hwy 37, Eau Claire

Cost: $12 advance or $18 day of show

Age: 21+

7-11pm Thu. Apr. 19

Manifest Open Mic at the Stones Throw

Sign-up at 7pm. Host band at 7:30pm. Each band/performer will get 20 minutes or 5 sings (whichever comes first) which includes setup time. Host band Jam at 10:30pm. PA provided (tips appreciated). Bring instruments, amps, power supplies, and instrument cables.

Stones Throw 304 Eau Claire St., Eau Claire

Cost: FREE - tips appreciated

Age: 21+

7:30-9:30pm Thu. Apr. 19

Shaun Johnson's Big Band Experience

The Shaun Johnson Big Band Experience fuses a big band spirit with an inventive edge. At once more risky than Buble, more modern than Sinatra. Shaun, an Emmy award-winning crooner (and lead singer of the internationally known vocal group, Tonic Sol-fa) indelibly stamps vocal jazz and swing with a contemporary punch.

The State Theatre 316 Eau Claire St., Eau Claire

Cost: $25

Age: All Ages

Friday, Apr. 20th, 2018

5:30-8:30pm Fri. Apr. 20

Live Music: Nick Hensley

Nick Hensley’s Love Songs For Angry Men has maintained a full schedule since 2002, averaging more than 200 shows a year. He has shared the stage with several national-level acts.

Northwoods Brewpub & Grill 50819 West St., Osseo

Cost: FREE

Age: All ages with parent

7-10pm Fri. Apr. 20

Tunes at the Tasting Lounge

Every Friday you can enjoy locally produced wines and spirits while listening to an array of local musicians. Check out Infinity Beverages' Facebook page or website before swinging down for updates and musician details.

Infinity Beverages Winery & Distillery 3460 Mall Drive, Eau Claire

Age: 21+

7:30-9pm Fri. Apr. 20

The Menomonie Singers in Concert

The Menomonie Singers will perform Haydn's Little Organ Mass and other selections that focus on the voice as an instrument. Dr. Jerry Hui, Conductor and Dr. Mark Pruett, Organ

St. John's Lutheran Church 1804 Highland Ave., Eau Claire

Cost: Free, donations gratefully accepted

Age: All Ages

9pm-1am Fri. Apr. 20

Live Music: Divided Highway

All four members of DH come from years of rocking smoke-filled taverns and possesses a sincere love for entertaining their fans. All four contribute to the band with amazing vocal performances with a backdrop of mind-blowing guitar, bass, keyboard and drum.

O'Leary's Pub 809 W. Clairemont Ave, Eau Claire

Cost: FREE

Age: 21+

Saturday, Apr. 21st, 2018

7-9:30pm Sat. Apr. 21

Kevin Kling and Simone Perrin

The legendary Kevin Kling will grace WideSpot with his hilarious and often poignant story telling. Simone Perrin accompanies him with her sultry voice and soulful accordion.

Widespot Performing Arts Center N2030 Spring St., Stockholm

Cost: $20 Reserved, $23 At the Door (availability not guaranteed)

Age: All Ages

7-10pm Sat. Apr. 21

Larry Past at The Ivory Piano Bar

Larry Past performs completely acoustic at The Ivory Piano Bar, performing songs by artists such as Leonard Cohen, the Beatles or Death Cab For Cutie, or his own songs off of his Calling CD, LP3 EP.

Ivory Piano Bar 2526 Golf Road, Eau Claire

Cost: FREE

8pm-1am Sat. Apr. 21

Six to Midnight

One of Minneapolis best cover bands. Playing yesterday and todays hits. If you like to dance, this is the band for you.

VFW Club 305 1300 Starr Ave, Eau Claire

Cost: FREE

Age: 21+

8pm Sat. Apr. 21

Live Music: Irie Sol

Erupting out of Minneapolis/St. Paul/Eau Claire with a musical blend that reflects diverse band members who hail from Jamaica, the East Coast, and the Midwest, Irie Sol delivers authentic Jamaican-style rap/chat over blazing bebop horns, soaring soulful melodies and tight drum and bass. The group’s newest EP, Dred Scott Fitzgerald, combines literature with history in the style of a old-fashioned dancehall party. Doors @ 8pm.

Snout Saloon 13 W. Central St., Chippewa Falls

8:30-11:30pm Sat. Apr. 21

Sheeley House Saloon Presents eHeroes

eHeroes is a micro-helping of Eggplant Heroes. Duffy Duyfhuizen and Dan Zerr combine to play tunes from their Eggplant Heroes repertoire and from their solo repertoires. Expect some sweet originals and some tasty covers from the likes of John Prine, Tom Waits, Lyle Lovett, and Paul Simon.

Sheeley House Saloon 236 West River St., Chippewa Falls

Cost: FREE

Age: 21+

9pm-1am Sat. Apr. 21

Live Music: Divided Highway

All four members of DH come from years of rocking smoke-filled taverns and possesses a sincere love for entertaining their fans. All four contribute to the band with amazing vocal performances with a backdrop of mind-blowing guitar, bass, keyboard and drum.

O'Leary's Pub 809 W. Clairemont Ave, Eau Claire

Cost: FREE

Age: 21+

Sunday, Apr. 22nd, 2018

2pm Sun. Apr. 22

University Symphony Orchestra

A sixty member student ensemble performing the symphonic repertoire of the eighteenth, nineteenth, and twentieth centuries. Under the direction of Nobuyoshi Yasuda, the ensemble presents on-campus concerts, tours, performs with choirs, and accompanies a fully-staged opera or musical once per year.

Gantner Concert Hall, Haas Fine Arts Center UW-Eau Claire, Eau Claire

Cost: $7 GA, $5 seniors/youth, $2 UWEC students/staff,

2-3pm Sun. Apr. 22

The Menomonie Singers in Concert

The Menomonie Singers will perform Haydn's Little Organ Mass along with other selections focused on the voice as an instrument. Dr. Jerry Hui, Conductor and Dr. Mark Pruett, Organ.

Our Savior's Lutheran Church 910 9th St. E, Menomonie

Cost: Suggested Donation $10

Age: All Ages

7pm Sun. Apr. 22

Frigg Concert

UW-Eau Claire will host the Finnish folk group, Frigg, as part of the university’s ongoing musical, scholarly & international programming. Frigg fuses western folk with Nordic folk music and bluegrass influences. The concert, which is free & open to the public is sponsored by UW-Eau Claire's Council on Internationalization and Global Engagement.

UWEC Schofield Auditorium 105 Garfield Ave, Eau Claire

Cost: FREE

Age: All Ages

Monday, Apr. 23rd, 2018

7-10pm Mon. Apr. 23

Monday Jazz Sessions

Join UW-Eau Claire jazz faculty for a Monday night jazz series, which pays homage to the long and storied tradition of the jam session. Bring your axe, call a tune, and sit in after the first set with local professionals who have played some of the country's premier jazz venues. Half off tap beers at 9pm.

The Oxbow Hotel 516 Galloway St., Eau Claire

Cost: FREE

Age: All Ages

Tuesday, Apr. 24th, 2018

1-3pm Tue. Apr. 24

Dunn Dulcimers

All ages, all skill levels, and all string instruments welcome.

Christ Lutheran Church 1306 Wilcox St., Menomonie

9pm Tue. Apr. 24

Open Mic at The Plus

Every Tuesday night at The Plus, open mic features tons of original music, full bands, acoustic performers, hip-hop, DJs, touring artists, and more before music gives way to standup comedy at 11pm, the truest way attendees can see the Eau Claire standup comedy scene blossom before their eyes.

The Plus 208 S. Barstow St, Eau Claire

Cost: FREE

Age: All Ages (18+ Recommended)

Wednesday, Apr. 25th, 2018

7-9pm Wed. Apr. 25

Jazz Session

Join us for a night of jazz and improvised music with host, Josh Gallagher. The Wednesday night jazz sessions bring new guests each week, drawing from the large talent pool of the Chippewa Valley. Jazzers are welcome to bring their horn and sit in on a tune or two.

Acoustic Cafe 505 S. Barstow St., Eau Claire

Cost: FREE

Age: All Ages

Thursday, Apr. 26th, 2018

9:30-11am Thu. Apr. 26

Stand in the Light Choir Rehearsals

People in the early to mid stages of memory loss, their care partners, and singing volunteers come together to share their love of music.

Lutheran Church of the Good Shepherd 1120 Cedar St., Eau Claire

Age: Adults

7-11pm Thu. Apr. 26

Manifest Open Mic at the Stones Throw

Sign-up at 7pm. Host band at 7:30pm. Each band/performer will get 20 minutes or 5 sings (whichever comes first) which includes setup time. Host band Jam at 10:30pm. PA provided (tips appreciated). Bring instruments, amps, power supplies, and instrument cables.

Stones Throw 304 Eau Claire St., Eau Claire

Cost: FREE - tips appreciated

Age: 21+

Friday, Apr. 27th, 2018

5:30-8:30pm Fri. Apr. 27

Live Music: Greg Gilbertson

Greg is a traditional Americana singer/songwriter and instrumental acoustic guitar. He’s a good singer, a better songwriter, and a badass guitarist. His shows are lyrically interesting and explorative, melodically beautiful, and instrumentally impressive.

Northwoods Brewpub & Grill 50819 West St., Osseo

Cost: FREE

Age: All ages with parent

7-10pm Fri. Apr. 27

Tunes at the Tasting Lounge

Every Friday you can enjoy locally produced wines and spirits while listening to an array of local musicians. Check out Infinity Beverages' Facebook page or website before swinging down for updates and musician details.

Infinity Beverages Winery & Distillery 3460 Mall Drive, Eau Claire

Age: 21+

7:30pm Fri. Apr. 27

Chippewa Valley Jazz Orchestra: The CVJO’s Greatest Hits

For the final CVJO show at the State Theatre, they're going out on a high note. A night of the band's favorite music from the past eight seasons, featuring soloists, sections, and alumni from all the way back to the beginning.

The State Theatre 316 Eau Claire St., Eau Claire

Cost: $15 Advance, $20 Day of Show, $5 Student

9pm-1am Fri. Apr. 27

Live Music: The Big Deeks

Big Deeks play a variety of music from the 50s to now, including some country.

O'Leary's Pub 809 W. Clairemont Ave, Eau Claire

Cost: FREE

Age: 21+

Saturday, Apr. 28th, 2018

8-11pm Sat. Apr. 28

Dueling Pianos at the Metro

This all-request show offers a little bit of everything, and is guaranteed to have you singing and dancing along to your favorite hits and laughing the night away. Proceeds support the United Way's fight for education, financial stability, health and basic needs of people in the Chippewa Valley.

The Metro (formerly The Boys and Girls Club) 201 E Lake St, Eau Claire

Cost: $28 per person general admission, reserved seating is $38

9pm-1am Sat. Apr. 28

Live Music: The Big Deeks

Big Deeks play a variety of music from the 50s to now, including some country.

O'Leary's Pub 809 W. Clairemont Ave, Eau Claire

Cost: FREE

Age: 21+

Monday, Apr. 30th, 2018

7-10pm Mon. Apr. 30

Monday Jazz Sessions

Join UW-Eau Claire jazz faculty for a Monday night jazz series, which pays homage to the long and storied tradition of the jam session. Bring your axe, call a tune, and sit in after the first set with local professionals who have played some of the country's premier jazz venues. Half off tap beers at 9pm.

The Oxbow Hotel 516 Galloway St., Eau Claire

Cost: FREE

Age: All Ages

Tuesday, May. 1st, 2018

1-3pm Tue. May. 1

Dunn Dulcimers

All ages, all skill levels, and all string instruments welcome.

Christ Lutheran Church 1306 Wilcox St., Menomonie

9pm Tue. May. 1

Open Mic at The Plus

Every Tuesday night at The Plus, open mic features tons of original music, full bands, acoustic performers, hip-hop, DJs, touring artists, and more before music gives way to standup comedy at 11pm, the truest way attendees can see the Eau Claire standup comedy scene blossom before their eyes.

The Plus 208 S. Barstow St, Eau Claire

Cost: FREE

Age: All Ages (18+ Recommended)

Wednesday, May. 2nd, 2018

7-10pm Wed. May. 2

Classic Country Jam Session

On the first Wednesday of the month, join the Bear Creek Boys for a classic country jam. All country musicians and singers are welcome to perform. Back line provided including amps & drums. Please bring your own guitar.

Northwoods Brewpub & Grill 50819 West St., Osseo

Cost: FREE

Age: 21+

7pm Wed. May. 2

Bartlett & Way: The Great American Songbook

With trumpet/flugelhorn and guitar/vocals, Todd Bartlett & Jerry Way explore the full spectrum of jazz standards. The much-loved melodies and lyrics are iconic, while the improvisational treatments are fresh and original. The duo approaches the repertoire with respect for tradition, coupled with a drive to innovate.

Acoustic Cafe 505 S. Barstow St., Eau Claire

Thursday, May. 3rd, 2018

7-11pm Thu. May. 3

Manifest Open Mic at the Stones Throw

Sign-up at 7pm. Host band at 7:30pm. Each band/performer will get 20 minutes or 5 sings (whichever comes first) which includes setup time. Host band Jam at 10:30pm. PA provided (tips appreciated). Bring instruments, amps, power supplies, and instrument cables.

Stones Throw 304 Eau Claire St., Eau Claire

Cost: FREE - tips appreciated

Age: 21+

Friday, May. 4th, 2018

5:30-8:30pm Fri. May. 4

Live Music: Dawn Marie

Dawn Marie has been able to captivate audiences with her strong vocals and energizing stage presence. She has toured with western Wisconsin favorite, Bear Creek Band, and e is currently touring as an acoustic act as well as with Wisconsin's Top Country band of 2016, Branded, as their female vocalist.

Northwoods Brewpub & Grill 50819 West St., Osseo

Cost: FREE

Age: All ages with parent

7-10pm Fri. May. 4

Tunes at the Tasting Lounge

Every Friday you can enjoy locally produced wines and spirits while listening to an array of local musicians. Check out Infinity Beverages' Facebook page or website before swinging down for updates and musician details.

Infinity Beverages Winery & Distillery 3460 Mall Drive, Eau Claire

Age: 21+

9pm-1am Fri. May. 4

Live Music: The Commotion

The Commotion promotes a high energy, fun atmosphere that will make you want to jump out of your seats and let loose! We play a variety of music starting back in the 60's, rocking and rolling all the way to today's hits including rock, country, pop, and blues music.

O'Leary's Pub 809 W. Clairemont Ave, Eau Claire

Cost: FREE

Age: 21+

Saturday, May. 5th, 2018

7-9:30pm Sat. May. 5

The Jimmys - Powerhouse Blues

Winners of numerous Wisconsin Area Music Awards. Their all-star rhythm section and rich vocal harmonies will blow you away and Widespot always makes room to dance when The Jimmys are in the house.

Widespot Performing Arts Center N2030 Spring St., Stockholm

Cost: $20 Reserved, $23 at the door (availability not guaranteed)

Age: All Ages

8pm Sat. May. 5

Live Music: Rattle Can Red

Rattle Can Red plays rock and country covers.

Snout Saloon 13 W. Central St., Chippewa Falls

8:30-11:30pm Sat. May. 5

Live Music: Jeff White

Jeff White plays Americana/Alt-country from the hills of Western Wisconsin. Blending warm tones, reverbs, delays & vibrato with outlaw grit, Jeff White sings of love, loss & lust with an Americana vibe.

Sheeley House Saloon 236 West River St., Chippewa Falls

Cost: FREE

Age: 21+

9pm-1am Sat. May. 5

Live Music: The Commotion

The Commotion promotes a high energy, fun atmosphere that will make you want to jump out of your seats and let loose! We play a variety of music starting back in the 60's, rocking and rolling all the way to today's hits including rock, country, pop, and blues music.

O'Leary's Pub 809 W. Clairemont Ave, Eau Claire

Cost: FREE

Age: 21+

Monday, May. 7th, 2018

7-10pm Mon. May. 7

Monday Jazz Sessions

Join UW-Eau Claire jazz faculty for a Monday night jazz series, which pays homage to the long and storied tradition of the jam session. Bring your axe, call a tune, and sit in after the first set with local professionals who have played some of the country's premier jazz venues. Half off tap beers at 9pm.

The Oxbow Hotel 516 Galloway St., Eau Claire

Cost: FREE

Age: All Ages

Tuesday, May. 8th, 2018

1-3pm Tue. May. 8

Dunn Dulcimers

All ages, all skill levels, and all string instruments welcome.

Christ Lutheran Church 1306 Wilcox St., Menomonie