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Backlog

Curator's notes: Jon Mueller, Jason Kahn, and Sheba

Tone Madison hosts a night of avant-garde exploration on April 18.
Apr 11 2017

More notes from the 2017 Wisconsin Film Festival

What we saw in the festival's back half.
Apr 10 2017

Amos Pitsch's guide to The Zombies

Tenement's leader discusses some standout tracks ahead of The Zombies' April 15 show at the Barrymore.
Apr 10 2017

Podcast: Tubal Cain's bare-bones black metal

The Madison duo play an April 14 show at Mickey's Tavern.
Apr 06 2017

The Mallards' Chris Farley bobblehead is an abomination

A face that is not Chris Farley's emerges from a van down by the river.
Apr 06 2017

Madison calendar, April 6 through 12

"The Conversation," Dave Attell, Bonny Doon, and more events of note in Madison this week.
Apr 05 2017

Stop criminalizing Madison's vulnerable students

School fights should not lead to felony charges.
Apr 04 2017

What we've seen at the 2017 Wisconsin Film Festival so far

From the transcendent to the "sick, sick, sick!"
Apr 04 2017

Adventures in patterns with Sarah Louise

The solo guitarist plays April 7 at Arts + Literature Laboratory.
Apr 03 2017

Podcast: Pedal pubs are capital-B Bad

Our classic essay on pedal pubs, now in audio form.
Mar 30 2017

The specter of American violence in "Dark Night"

Tim Sutton's story of suburban alienation screens at the 2017 Wisconsin Film Festival.
Mar 30 2017

"American Anarchist" wrestles with a conflicted legacy

The documentary about the author of "The Anarchist Cookbook" screens at the 2017 Wisconsin Film Festival.
Mar 29 2017

Madison calendar, March 30 through April 5

Jenny Hval, Margaret Atwood, Marilynn Crispell, Fishbone, and more events of note in Madison this week.
Mar 29 2017