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Songwriters in the Round – September 28

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MSG’s July Songwriters in the Round cruises through The Brink Lounge on Wednesday, September 28th at 7:00 PM, 701 E. Washington in Madison.

WHEN: September 28, 2016 @ 7:00 pm – 9:00 pm
WHERE: Nightclub
COST: $5 cover

Performers this month include:

Les Hoffman  – Les returns with songs new and old about almost anyone and anything.

The Big Swell – The Big Swell brings a very Punk-ish and British sensibility to his songwriting. He’s been gone from our stage for far too long. We’re glad to finally have him back.

Matt Pierce – With a slightly Country bend to his music, Matt will wow you with his melodic insights.

Songwriter Showcase – Friday, October 7th

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On Friday, October 7, at 7 pm, Lynn Smith hosts the monthly MSG Songwriter Showcase at Tuvalu Coffeehouse, 300 S. Main St. in downtown Verona.  After kick-starting the room with a few, Lynn welcomes all the way from North Carolina Chas Coberly and MSG’s own Jeff Holcomb, followed by Dane County’s only originals-only open mic—if you wrote it, come and share it!  Unwind from the work week in Tuvalu’s living-room ambiance with your favorite beer, wine or caffeinated concoction.  Suggested donation $5, and a bargain at any price!

Song Workshop – Wed, Sept 21

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MSG’s monthly song critique/workshop takes place this Wednesday, September 21st 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. Listen to some new original songs and give your impressions. 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, September 9th

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On Friday, September 9, at 7 pm, John Duggleby hosts his monthly MSG Songwriter Showcase at Tuvalu Coffeehouse, 300 S. Main St. in downtown Verona.  After kick-starting the room with a few, John welcomes talented tunesmiths Jim Barnard and Bruce Edwin, followed by Dane County’s only originals-only open mic — if you wrote it, come and share it!  Unwind from the work week in Tuvalu’s living-room ambiance with your favorite beer, wine or caffeinated concoction.  Suggested donation $5, and a bargain at any price!

Song Workshop – Wed, Aug. 17

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MSG’s monthly song critique/workshop takes place this Wednesday, August 17th 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. Listen to some new original songs and give your impressions. 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 – Fri, August 5th

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On Friday, August 5 at 7 pm, John Duggleby hosts his monthly MSG Songwriter Showcase at Tuvalu Coffeehouse, 300 S. Main St. in downtown Verona.  After kick-starting the room with a few, John welcomes MSG member and Madison Area Music Assn. (MAMA) award winner Karen Wheelock, and Chicago favorite Laura Joy, followed by Dane County’s only originals-only open mic—if you wrote it, come and share it!  Unwind from the work week in Tuvalu’s living-room ambiance with your favorite beer, wine or caffeinated concoction.  Suggested donation $5, and a bargain at any price!

Songwriters in the Round – July 27 @ the Brink

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MSG’s July Songwriters in the Round cruises through The Brink Lounge on Wednesday, July 27th at 7:00 PM , 701 E. Washington in Madison.

This month is a bit unique With Joe “Snare” Vosen, Dave Schindele, and John Max Jacobs. Each is a fine songwriter. But, these three also work together to back each other vocally and instrumentally on each other’s tunes. It promises to be great music with a fuller than usual sound.

Cover is only $5.

Song Workshop – Wed, July 20th

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MSG’s monthly song critique/workshop is happening this Wednesday, July 20th 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. Listen to some new original songs and give your impressions. 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.

June Songwriters in the Round – Wed, 6/22

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MSG’s June Songwriters in the Round swings through The Brink Lounge on Wednesday, June 22nd at 7:00 PM , 701 E. Washington in Madison. Featured songwriters this month include Thistle, Lynn Smith and Stephen Lee Rich. Cover is only $5.

Thistle – Thistle is a long-time Madison performer. Her music involves insightful and
melodic observations about the environment and community. She’ll sing
tunes from her CD, “Animal Dreams”

Lynn Smith – Lynn is a Madison favorite and always welcome at SIR with his
insightful and inventive songwriting.

Stephen Lee Rich – The Old Vaudevillian has started writing again (Danger,
Will Robinson). His new material is just as surprising as the old.

Songwriters in the Round – April 27th

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MSG’s April Songwriters in the Round rocks on Wednesday, April 27th at 7:00 PM at The Brink Lounge, 701 E. Washington in Madison. Featured songwriters this month include Lisa V. White, Wolfgang Lochner and Jason Glomp. Cover is only $5.

Lisa V. White – This Madison native will rock out with original songs influenced by bands like Heart and Fleetwood Mac. She will get you movin’ and groovin’!

Wolfgang Lochner – Wolfgang has a unique vision when it comes to his tunes. His rockin’ point of view is one of the most exciting we’ve had on Songwriters in the Round. We’re thrilled to have him back.

Jason Glomp – Jason is new to our show. Like our other two performers he has a bent toward rock. He has many fine songs of his own and has spent some of the last ten years collaborating with Wolfgang. It’s going to be a one of a kind night!