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Songwriters in the Round, 7/28 @ 7:30

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Stop into The Brink on Wednesday, July 28th for MSG’s Songwriters in the Round and take in some great local, original music in a comfortable setting for a super-reasonable 5 bucks.

July’s SIR features these multi-talented songwriters: MSG president and cowboy yodeler, Stephen Lee Rich; poet/songwriter Lynn Smith, and photographer/songwriter Jim Barnard.

Note on the time: From April through August, Songwriters in the Round (SIR) will start at 7:30 p.m. on the 4th Wed. of the month at The Brink Lounge. For more information, check out the Events page.

Songwriter Night, 7/8 @ Water House Foods

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This Thursday night, Rich Baumann, Jim Barnard, Paul Stiegler and Dave Schindele share some of their original music at Water House Foods in Lake Mills at 7 p.m. Take a short drive out to Water House Foods and support great music at a great new venue.

For more information, check out the Events page.

Songwriters in the Round – 6/23 @ 7:30

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Drop by The Brink on Wednesday, June 23rd for MSG’s Songwriters in the Round event. We promise you’ll hear some great local, original music with an appreciative audience for only 5 bucks.

Specifically, June’s SIR features longtime MSG member and prodigious songwriter, Ken Jackson,  songwriter and violinist Julia McConahay, and recent Song Showdown winner and Subvocal member, Vanessa Tortolano.

Reminder on the time: From April through August, Songwriters in the Round (SIR) will start at 7:30 p.m. on the 4th Wed. of the month at The Brink Lounge. For more information, check out the Events page.

Songwriter Night, 6/10 @ Water House Foods

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Rich Baumann and friends share songs in the relaxed atmosphere of Water House Foods in Lake Mills at 7 p.m. this Thursday.  Poet/songwriter Lynn Smith and local rocker “Cactus” Joe Leonard will join Rich this month. There will also be an opportunity for others to share a song or two between sets, so bring your instrument if you’d like to participate. Cost is only $5.

For more information, click over to our Events page.

Song Showdown, Wed. 6/9 @ The Alchemy

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The next MSG Song Showdown is Wednesday, June 9th at 8:30 p.m. at The AlchemyJim Schwall will be your host.

You must be an MSG member to compete in this event, and MSG members can help judge the contestants. Even better, new members can sign up on the spot. Anyone can take part in the open mic.

Find out more about the Song Showdown, prizes, and how to be part of it on our Events page. Come down and be a part of a great night of music, whether or not you play in the Showdown.

Special Songwriter Night @ Cafe Carpe – 6/4

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Cafe Carpe and MSG present a songwriter night this Thursday, June 4th from 8-11, featuring Rich Baumann, Stephen Lee Rich, Sandy Andina, and Kris Adams. The show kicks of with a Song Share from 8-8:30, so bring your instrument and sign up for your chance to play at the listening room that is the Cafe Carpe.

Cafe Carpe is located in downtown Fort Atkinson at 18 S.Water Street West, about 35 miles southeast of Madison. Check out their site for directions.

Songwriters in the Round – 5/26 @ 7:30 pm

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Step out of the heat this Wednesday, May 26th and into the MSG Songwriters in the Round. It promises to deliver some great original music, plenty of cool beverages, and ample air conditioning for only 5 bucks.

Specifically, May’s SIR features newcomer John Argentiero, local songwriting staple Jim Schwall, and recent Song Showdown winner, Heather Abney.

Reminder on the time: From April through August, Songwriters in the Round (SIR) will start at 7:30 p.m. on the 4th Wed. of the month at The Brink Lounge. For more information, check out the Events page.

Songwriter Night – Friday, May 14th @ 7:00

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Rich Baumann hosts another local songwriter night on Friday, May 14th at 7:00 p.m. at Crossroads Coffeehouse in Cross Plains. Dave Schindele will be joining Rich and co-hosting.

This month’s featured songwriters are Paul Stiegler and John Duggleby.  There will be a sign-up for others to play a song and the evening typically ends with some jamming. You’re guaranteed an evening of good music, good coffee and good company. Cost is $5.

Songwriter Night, 5/13 @ 7 p.m.

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Rich Baumann gathers songwriter friends to share songs in the relaxed atmosphere of Water House Foods in Lake Mills.  Patti Ecker and Gene Hersey will join Rich this month. There will also be an opportunity for others to share a song or two between sets, so bring your instrument if you’d like to participate. Cost is only $5.

For more information, click over to our Events page.

Songwriters in the Round, April 28th – new 7:30 time

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The April 28th edition of Songwriters in the Round promises to be absolutely unique.. We don’t mean the fact that it’s all women. We mean the fact that it’s ALL KEYBOARDS!  Between the jazz-based music of Nancy Rost, the pop/rock influenced work of Hannah Busse, and the 19th Century Art Song style of Jen Logueflower, this SIR is one you won’t want to miss. We hear that they are planning some cross-overs and collaborations  as well.

Note the time change: From April through August, Songwriters in the Round (SIR) will start at 7:30 p.m. on the 4th Wed. of the month at The Brink Lounge. For more information, check out the Events page.