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Upcoming Shows

Hillbilly Casino, The Grovelers
TomorrowJuly 29, 20218:00pm   $15.00TicketWeb
In a town known more for generating pop country 'hat acts' and contemporary Christian music, there is a storm brewing. Small independent bands with no management, booking, record labels (or even local media support) are changing the way people think about Nashville Tennessee. Now they've got three full length CD's under....read more
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U2 Zoo: Milwaukee's U2 Tribute Band, ANDII
FridayJuly 30, 20218:00pm   $12 advance / $15 doorTicketWeb
U2Zoo is a four piece concert caliber band that celebrates the full U2 Concert Experience. Over the past 20 years, the band has opened for many legendary acts including Huey Lewis, Styx, Cheap Trick, Steve Winwood, Goo Goo Dolls, Journey and Peter Frampton along with being the feature headline act at various festivals....read more
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Ike Reilly - A benefit for Froedtert Hospital Foundation Breast Cancer Research , Paul Cebar
SaturdayJuly 31, 20218:00pm   $15.00TicketWeb
A note from Karen Jest After I found out I had breast cancer in 2019 I knew that at some point when my treatments were done I wanted to have a benefit at Shank. My last day of treatment is on my birthd....read more
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Recently Added Shows

Lillie Mae
SundayAugust 15, 20218:00pm   $15.00TicketWeb
Longtime Nashville-based singer, songwriter and multi-instrumentalist Lillie Mae released her latest album Other Girls on Third Man Records August 2019. She was charmed to have help from Grammy-winning producer Dave Cobb at Music Row's famed RCA Studio A. She, along with her brother Frank on guitar and sister Scarlett....read more
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Zebra
WednesdaySeptember 1, 20218:00pm   $50.00TicketWeb
I remember walking into an old school gym and hearing a barrage of wonderful sound... it was tight, lush, rocking, and loud. As I neared the stage to get a glimpse of the band generating this heat, I was amazed to see only three guys on stage. How could so much music be produced by so few?! I smiled at my girlfriend (now....read more
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The Soul Rebels
TuesdaySeptember 7, 2021TicketWeb
Brass sensation The Soul Rebels are riding high in 2020 after receiving national attention following the release of their new album, Poetry In Motion. From 2019-2020, the eight-member collective appeared on Def Jam artist Dave East and Nas' "Godfather 4" single, Big Freedia and Icona Pop's "Pipe That", and reached fans....read more
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Riz La Vie
SundayOctober 3, 20218:00pm   $15.00TicketWeb
The soul-baring RIZ LA VIE, an artist originally from New Jersey and based in New York, has a vocal approach that ranges from a consoling croon to a fervent howl. His artful, grainy, and occasionally bluesy hybrid of R&B, hip-hop, and pop was showcased throughout 2020 in songs like "Tesla" and "She Said", culminating and....read more
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Mike & Friends - Original Roots Rock, High Octane Grateful Dead
FridayOctober 8, 2021$8 advance / $12 doorTicketWeb
Madison, WI based Guitarist Mike Scieszinski presents his original music and live experience. Both old classics from bands gone by; and new music composed during the 2020 Pandemic. The roots rock covers selected to make....read more
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Semi-Twang, Sam Llanas
SaturdayOctober 16, 20218:00pm   $20.00TicketWeb
When Semi-Twang reunited in 2009 to play the twentieth anniversary of Shank Hall, the premier showcase club in their home-town of Milwaukee, they showed up to help celebrate a venue they'd played on the club's opening night. Expectations were modest - do a couple of rehearsals, show up, have fun & go home. However, the gig....read more
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Kevn Kinney
TuesdayOctober 19, 20218:00pm   $15.00TicketWeb
Kevn Kinney is the lead singer / songwriter of the Atlanta rock band, Drivin N Cryin. Since the band's 1985 inception, he's released some spare acoustic records on his own, often collaborating with R.E.M. guitarist Peter Buck. MacDougal Blues, released on Island Records in 1990, announced the rocker's arrival on the....read more
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Steely Dead
SundayOctober 31, 20218:00pm   $20.00TicketWeb
Steely Dead is a musical hybrid of the Grateful Dead and Steely Dan. Sonic worlds collide, between the structure, arrangement and precision studio recordings of rock legends Steely Dan, cross-pollinated with the Grateful Dead's free-flowing, melodic improvisation and masterful song segues. Steely Dead merges these major....read more
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Peelander-Z
TuesdayNovember 16, 20218:00pm   $15.00
PEELANDER-Z, the Japanese Action Comic Punk Band based in NYC, was originally formed in 1998 by Peelander-Yellow, Peelander-Red, and Peelander-Blue, after meeting in New York City (although they'll tell you they're all from the Z area on the planet Peelander). Peelander-Green was welcomed in July 2008 after Blue left the....read more
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Rachel Brooke
WednesdayNovember 17, 20218:00pm   $15.00
"Understanding the deep well of talent that is Rachel Brooke, "a country singer from Michigan," will not disappoint, but she will ask you to check your more conventional expectations at the door. Your reward is a chance to join in on a midnight jaunt through graveyards and dreams, awhirl with Jungian shadows, headstrong....read more
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Maggie Rose
ThursdayDecember 16, 20218:00pm   $20.00TicketWeb
The third album from Maggie Rose, Have a Seat is the work of a phenomenally gifted artist showing the full extent of her power. After years of honing her chops and making her name as a force-of-nature vocalist, the Nashville-based singer/songwriter has dreamed up her own unbridled collision of rock-and-roll, soul, folk,....read more
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Pat McCurdy
FridayDecember 17, 20218:00pm   $8.00
Pat McCurdy is a singer/song writer from Wisconsin. He tours the mid-western part of the USA, his shows usually consisting of just him and his guitar. While the majority of his audience is made up of a college-age crowd, McCurdy manages to appeal to a large number of people of all ages with his interactive shows.....read more
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Marbin
ThursdayJanuary 6, 20228:00pm   $15 advance / $20 door
MARBIN is a progressive jazz-rock band based in Chicago, IL, with a unique story that stands out in today's music world. With a do-it-yourself approach, Marbin started touring extensively in 2011, bringing their original instrumental music to every part of the United States. Through word of mouth, Marbin has gained tens of....read more
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Alternative Concert Group Presents

Tommy Emmanuel
SaturdayAugust 14, 20218:00pm   $52 / $42
At South Milwaukee Performing Arts Center, Milwaukee, WI.

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King Crimson with special guest the Zappa Band
TuesdayAugust 31, 20217:30pm
At the Miller High Life Theatre, Milwaukee, WI.

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John Berry
SaturdaySeptember 11, 20217:30pm   $27.75
At the UW-Stevens Point.

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KICK - The INXS Experience
SaturdaySeptember 25, 20218:00pm   $20 advance / $25 door
At the Barrymore Theatre, Madison, WI.

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Steven Wright
FridayOctober 1, 20218:00pm   $45 / $38
At South Milwaukee Performing Arts Center, Milwaukee, WI.

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Steven Wright
SaturdayOctober 2, 20218:00pm   $50 / $40
At the Barrymore Theatre, Madison, WI.

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JONATHAN RICHMAN featuring TOMMY LARKINS & Bonnie 'Prince' Billy & Matt Sweeney "Superwolves" with Emmett Kelly
FridayOctober 8, 20218:00pm   $35.00
At the Barrymore Theatre, Madison, WI.

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George Winston
FridayOctober 15, 20217:30pm
At the The Grand Theater, Wausau, WI.

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Ginger Billy
SaturdayOctober 16, 20218:00pm   $48 / $38
At the Wilson Theatre at Vogel Hall at the Marcus Center for the Performing Arts, Milwaukee, WI.

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George Winston
SundayOctober 17, 20217:30pm   $49
At Viterbo University Main Theatre, La Crosse, WI.

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Ginger Billy
SundayOctober 17, 20217:00pm   $48.50 / $38.50
At The Grand, Oshkosh, WI.

Tickets on sale at thegrandoshkosh.org, 920-424-2350 or at The Grand box office Monday-Friday 11:30am-5:00pm, Saturday 11:00am-2:00pm.
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George Winston
TuesdayOctober 19, 20217:00pm   $40.00
At Meyer Theatre, Green Bay, WI

Tickets on sale at meyertheatre.org, the Resch Center box office, online at ticketstaronline.com or by calling 800-895-0071.
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George Winston
ThursdayOctober 21, 20217:30pm
At the Wilson Theatre at Vogel Hall at the Marcus Center for the Performing Arts, Milwaukee, WI.

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George Winston
MondayOctober 25, 20217:30pm
At Overture Center for the Arts, Madison, WI.

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John Hiatt + Jerry Douglas Band
WednesdayOctober 27, 20217:30pm   $75 / $50
At the Barrymore Theatre, Madison, WI.

Tickets on sale at barrymorelive.com, or by phone at 608-241-8633 (Mon-Fri noon-5pm).
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Gordon Lightfoot
WednesdayOctober 27, 20218:00pm   $68 / $58 / $48
At the The Grand Theater, Wausau, WI.

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Gordon Lightfoot
ThursdayOctober 28, 20218:00pm   $67 / $57
At the Capitol Civic Centre, Manitowoc, WI.

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Billy Prine & The Prine Time Band Presents: Songs of John Prine
ThursdayOctober 28, 20218:00pm
At Pabst Theater, Milwaukee, WI

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Billy Prine & The Prine Time Band Presents: Songs of John Prine
FridayOctober 29, 20218:00pm   $61.50 | $47.50 | $37.50
At Meyer Theatre, Green Bay, WI

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Billy Prine & The Prine Time Band Presents: Songs of John Prine
SaturdayOctober 30, 20217:30pm
At the Pablo Center for the Arts, Eau Claire, WI.

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Billy Prine & The Prine Time Band Presents: Songs of John Prine
SundayOctober 31, 20217:30pm   $55 | $45
At the Barrymore Theatre, Madison, WI.

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Todd Snider
ThursdayNovember 4, 20217:30pm   $30.00
At the Barrymore Theatre, Madison, WI.

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Dream Theater
TuesdayNovember 9, 20217:30pm
At the Miller High Life Theatre, Milwaukee, WI.

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Leo Kottke
FridayNovember 12, 20218:00pm   $46.00
At the Wilson Theatre at Vogel Hall at the Marcus Center for the Performing Arts, Milwaukee, WI.

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Leo Kottke
SaturdayNovember 13, 20217:30pm
At the Pablo Center for the Arts, Eau Claire, WI.

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Wynonna Judd with The Big Noise
WednesdayNovember 17, 20217:30pm   $75 | $45
At the Barrymore Theatre, Madison, WI.

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John Berry
ThursdayDecember 2, 20217:30pm   $50
At The Grand, Oshkosh, WI.

Tickets on sale at thegrandoshkosh.org, 920-424-2350 or at The Grand box office Monday-Friday 11:30am-5:00pm, Saturday 11:00am-2:00pm.
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John Berry
FridayDecember 3, 20218:00pm   $75 / $45
At the Barrymore Theatre, Madison, WI.

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George Winston
TuesdayDecember 7, 20217:30pm
At The Grand, Oshkosh, WI.

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George Winston
ThursdayDecember 9, 20217:30pm
At The Bend Theater, West Bend, WI.

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George Winston
SaturdayDecember 11, 20218:00pm
At the Wilson Center for the Arts, Brookfield, WI.

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George Winston
MondayDecember 13, 20217:30pm
At the Pablo Center for the Arts, Eau Claire, WI.

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George Winston
FridayDecember 17, 20218:00pm
At the Campanile Center for the Arts, Minocqua, WI.

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Gaelic Storm
WednesdayMarch 9, 20227:30pm   $27.75
At the UW-Stevens Point.

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Gaelic Storm
SaturdayMarch 12, 20227:30pm   $42 / $32
At the Pablo Center for the Arts, Eau Claire, WI.

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Bruce Cockburn
SaturdayMarch 12, 20228:00pm   $35
At the Barrymore Theatre, Madison, WI.

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Gaelic Storm
WednesdayMarch 16, 20227:30pm   $40.00
At The Grand, Oshkosh, WI.

Tickets on sale at thegrandoshkosh.org, 920-424-2350 or at The Grand box office Monday-Friday 11:30am-5:00pm, Saturday 11:00am-2:00pm.
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Jesse Cook Tempest II Tour
SaturdayApril 2, 20228:00pm
At South Milwaukee Performing Arts Center, Milwaukee, WI.

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