Madison Songwriters Guild

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Songwriter Showcase – Friday, Aug 1st

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Head over to Tuvalu Coffeehouse at 300 S. Main in Verona on Friday, August 1st at 7:30 pm for MSG’s Songwriter Showcase.  John Duggleby hosts this monthly event featuring great area songwriters, followed by an open mic for anyone who wants to perform their compositions.  This month John welcomes legendary MSG member and performer Jim Schwall, plus Verona songwriter Danielle Simmons.  Suggested $5 donation, $3 for students/seniors.

For more information or if you’d like to be considered as a future featured artist, click over to our Events page or contact John directly at me@johnduggleby.com.

Songwriters in the Round – Wed, 7/23 @ 7:00

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Madison Songwriters Guild’s premier event, Songwriters in the Round, is upon us.  This month’s lineup at The Brink Lounge features a stellar lineup of three different songwriters:

  • Anna Laube – Recently returned from her first European tour, Anna brings her acoustic blues rock to the Brink in anticipation of the release of her third album.
  • Carell Casey – Singer/songwriter of folk, pop and rock
  • Les Hoffman – A New Orleans influenced Madison musician for over 30 years, including time as a rock bassist, singer, reed player, Cajun musician and singer/songwriter.

For the $5 cover, you can’t beat this live music event, so stop on down!

Monthly Song Critique – Wed, July 16th

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Join MSG members and non-members for our monthly critique this Wednesday, July 16th at 7 pm at Noodles & Co on University Ave. Bring a song to share live or recorded and 8-10 lyric sheets and get some instant feedback from songwriters/listeners. We encourage you to bring new songs or works in progress, but every tune is welcome.

Check out our Events page for more information and we’ll see you there!

Monthly Song Critique – June 18th

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Join MSG members and non-members for our monthly critique on Wednesday, June 18th at 7 pm at Noodles & Co on University Ave. Bring a song to share live or recorded and 8-10 lyric sheets and get some instant feedback from songwriters/listeners. We encourage you to bring new songs or works in progress, but every tune is welcome.

Check out our Events page for more information and we’ll see you there!

Songwriter Showcase – Friday, June 6th

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Head over to Tuvalu Coffeehouse at 300 S. Main in Verona on Friday, June 6th at 7:30 pm for MSG’s Songwriter Showcase.  Lynn Smith (filling in for John Duggleby) hosts this monthly event featuring great area songwriters, followed by an open mic for anyone who wants to perform their compositions.  

This month John welcomes talented MSG members Paul Stiegler and eclectic songwriter Barry Wayne Callen. Suggested $5 donation, $3 for students/seniors.

For more information or if you’d like to be considered as a future featured artist, contact John directly at me@johnduggleby.com.

Monthly Song Critique – Wed, 5/21

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Join MSG members and non-members for our monthly critique on Wednesday the 21st at 7 pm at Noodles & Co on University Ave. Bring a song to share live or recorded and 8-10 lyric sheets and get some instant feedback from songwriters/listeners. We encourage you to bring new songs or works in progress, but every tune is welcome.

Check out the Madison Songwriters Guild Events page for more information and we’ll see you there!

Songwriter Showcase – Fri, May 2nd

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Head over to Tuvalu Coffeehouse at 300 S. Main in Verona on Friday, May 2 at 7:30 pm for MSG’s Songwriter Showcase.  Lynn Smith (filling in for John Duggleby) hosts this monthly event featuring great area songwriters, followed by an open mic for anyone who wants to perform their compositions.  This month Lynn welcomes talented MSG members Stephen Lee Rich and Reid Miller.  Suggested $5 donation, $3 for students/seniors.

For more information or if you’d like to be considered as a future featured artist, contact John directly at me@johnduggleby.com.

Song Critique – Wed., April 16th

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Join MSG members and non-members for our monthly critique on Wednesday the 16th at 7 pm at Noodles & Co on University Ave. Bring a song to share live or recorded and 8-10 lyric sheets and get some instant feedback from songwriters/listeners. We encourage you to bring new songs or works in progress, but every tune is welcome.

Check out the Madison Songwriters Guild Events page for more information and we’ll see you there!

Songwriter Showcase – Friday, April 4th

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Head over to Tuvalu Coffeehouse at 300 S. Main in Verona on Friday, April 4 at 7:30 pm for MSG’s Songwriter Showcase.  John Duggleby hosts this monthly event featuring great area songwriters, followed by an open mic for anyone who wants to perform their compositions.  This month John welcomes, from Lake Geneva, former Heartsfield member Tim Southwick Johnson; and MSG’s own talented Jim Barnard. Suggested $5 donation, $3 for students/seniors.   For more information or if you’d like to be considered as a future featured artist, contact John directly at me@johnduggleby.com.

Monthly Song Critique – Wed, 3/19

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Join MSG members and non-members for our monthly critique on Wednesday the 19th at 7 pm at Noodles & Co on University Ave. Bring a song to share live or recorded and 8-10 lyric sheets and get some instant feedback from songwriters/listeners. We encourage you to bring new songs or works in progress, but every tune is welcome.

Check out the Madison Songwriters Guild Events page for more information and we’ll see you there!