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Songwriter Showcase – Fri, 12/4

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Head over to Tuvalu Coffeehouse at 300 S. Main in Verona on Friday, December 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 original compositions. This month John welcomes singer/songwriters Cris and Ann Plata, founders of the iconic band Extra Hot. Don’t miss this chance to see these area legends in a rare intimate setting.

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

Happy Thanksgiving!

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There will be no Songwriters in the Round event in November.

From the Madison Songwriters Guild to you, have a musical Thanksgiving!

Song Critique Wednesday, 11/18

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MSG holds its monthly song critique on Wednesday, November 18th at 7 p.m. at Noodles & Company on University Avenue. Bring a lyric or song to play live or on a recording and get instant feedback from local songwriters and hear some great new music and give some feedback from your perspective. Cost is $5 for non-members, free for members and you can sign up on the spot with an annual membership of only $25. Incomplete, new or nearly new songs are encouraged!

Songwriter Showcase – Friday, Nov. 6th

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John Duggleby hosts Madison Songwriting Guild’s monthly Songwriter Showcase with special guests Christine Costanzo and Lynn Smith, followed by an open mic for original material, at Tuvalu Coffeehouse, 300 South Main Street in Verona on Friday November 6, from 7:30-9:30 pm.  Suggested donation $5 adults, $3 students/seniors.  For more information, call 838-7834.