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Songwriter Showcase – Friday, 1/8/16

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Head over to Tuvalu Coffeehouse at 300 S. Main in Verona on Friday, January 8, at 7:30 pm for MSG’s Songwriter Showcase. Lynn Smith will be substitute host for this monthly event featuring great area songwriters, followed by an open mic for anyone who wants to perform their original compositions. This month will feature rootsy guitarist T Burns and song stylist Paul Creswell. 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.

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 me@johnduggleby.com.

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. 

Songwriters in the Round – Wed, Oct 28th

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MSG holds it’s premier event, Songwriters in the Round, on Wednesday, October 28th at 7:00 PM at The Brink Lounge at 701 E. Washington in Madison. Featured songwriters this month include Billy MaynardBarry Wayne Callen and Stephen Lee Rich. Cover is $5.

Billy Maynard – Billy’s Rock and pop based songs have wowed people for years in Madison and in Rockford, IL (where he lives). Many Madison musicians know him best as one of the top engineers and producers at Paradyme Productions recording studios.

Barry Wayne Callen – It’s been a long time since this Madison-based songwriter has graced our stage with his unique take on almost everything. We’re pleased to finally have him back.

Stephen Lee Rich – Stephen Lee’s tunes range from satirical looks at politics and the coming elections to serious examinations of day to day living. He’s back this time with lots of new material as well as old favorites.

Songwriter Showcase – Friday, September 11th

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Head over to Tuvalu Coffeehouse at 300 S. Main in Verona on Friday, September 11, 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 will feature MSG favorites Jim Barnard and Nancy Rost.  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.

Songwriter Showcase – Fri, Aug. 7th @ 7:30

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Head over to Tuvalu Coffeehouse at 300 S. Main in Verona on Friday, August 7, 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 will feature guest artists MSG member and yodeling comedian Stephen Lee Rich, and bluesy songwriter Rick Harris from Mineral Point. 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.

Songwriter Showcase – Friday, July 10

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Head over to Tuvalu Coffeehouse at 300 S. Main in Verona on Friday, July 10, 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 will feature guest artists MSG member and piano poet Dave Schindele and– all the way from Hawaii– Miss Meaghan Owens.  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.

Songwriters in the Round – Wed, June 24th

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MSG holds it’s premier event, Songwriters in the Round, on Wednesday, June 24th at 7:00 PM at The Brink Lounge. Featured songwriters this month include:

Lynn Smith
John Duggleby
John Jacobs

There is a $5 Cover that goes to cover the cost of the venue and to give these local songwriters a little walkin’ around money for the show. We’ll see you there!

Songwriter Showcase – Friday, June 5th

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Head over to Tuvalu Coffeehouse at 300 S. Main in Verona on Friday, June 5, 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 will feature Madison’s multi-genre guitar/songwriting guru Jim Schwall and—all the way from North Carolina—Chas Coberly.  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.

Songwriter Showcase – May 1st

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Head over to Tuvalu Coffeehouse at 300 S. Main in Verona on Friday, May 1 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 will feature two of Madison’s hottest songsmiths, Beth Kille and Kyle Rightley, who between them represent finalists for five 2015 Madison Area Music Association MAMA Awards (six if you count John’s finalist for Best World Song).  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.