Live Blues Alert

Live Blues Alert 

While we do our best to provide accurate information, please check with the venue for the most up-to-date information. We recommend checking YouTube and Facebook for videos of any bands you’re unfamiliar with so that you can make informed choices. After all, music is a personal thing!

We invite you to share shows you learn about as well. That way we’ll have a one-stop shop for live blues music.   Bands ands venue operators:  Please Email calendarsubmit@madisonbluessociety.org to submit gigs. 

Please note: we only promote Blues Music on this site. 

Thurs., Jan. 23
Tate’s Blues Jam
Knuckle Down Saloon, Madison
8:30 PM

Fri., Jan. 24
Birddog Blues Band Band feat. Mel Ford
Knuckle Down Saloon, Madison 
8:00 PM

Fri., Jan. 24
The Blues Disciples
American Legion Post 449
Brookfield, WI
6:30 PM

Sat., Jan. 25
Aaron Williams & the Hoodoo
Knuckle Down Saloon,  Madison
9:00 PM

Sat., Jan. 25
Driftless Jimmy
Hop Garden Tap Room, Paoli
4:00 PM to 7:00 PM

Sat.,  Jan. 25
Starkweather Blues Band
Ducks Crossing, Jefferson
8:00 PM

Tue., Jan. 28
Blythe Gamble & the Rollin’ Dice
Mickeys Tavern, Madison
5:30 PM – 8:00 PM

Wed., Jan 29
Raine Stern
PBS Wisconsin  (Live Studio Audience for 30 Minute Music Hour)
Seating is limited.  
RSVP: email ASAP to 30mmhaudience@gmail.com
https://www.facebook.com/events/517761088837517/
1:30 PM

Wed.,  January 29th
Boo Mullarky
Mickeys Tavern, Madison
5:30 PM

Fri., Jan. 31
The Madtown Mannish Boys featuring Stephen Hull
The Winnebago, Madison
8:30 PM

Thurs., Feb. 6
Boo Mallarky
Ohio Tavern, Madison
 7:00 PM

Thurs., Feb. 6
Tate’s Blues Jam
Knuckle Down Saloon, Madison
8:30 PM

Fri., Feb. 7
Robert Allen Jr.
Knuckle Down Saloon, Madison
8:00 PM

Fri., Feb 7
Small Blind Johnny 
Yahara Bay Distillery
7:15 PM

Sat.,  Feb. 8
Bill Roberts Combo with Gordo Gomez
Harmony Bar and Grill,  Madison
9:45 PM

Sat., Feb. 8
The Blues Disciples
Knuckle Down Saloon, Madison
9:00 PM

Sat., Feb. 8
The Jimmys
Leisure Lanes, Monroe
8:00 PM

Tues, Feb. 11
Blythe Gamble & the Rollin’ Dice
Mickeys Tavern, Madison
5:30 PM

Thurs., Feb 13
Madtown Mannish Boys
Full Mile Beer Company, Sun Prairie
7:30 PM

Thurs., Feb. 13
Tate’s Blues Jam
Knuckle Down Saloon, Madison
8:30 PM

Thurs., Feb. 13
Aaron Williams and the Hoodoo
Brink Lounge, Madison
8:00 PM

Fri., Feb. 14
Lindsay Beaver
Knuckle Down Saloon, Madison
9:00 PM

Fri., Feb. 14
Madison Jukebox Society
Yahara Bay, Fitchburg
7:15 PM
(Editor’s note: They play Blues, Soul, and Rock. They are younger musicians – why not check them out and show them some support?)

Sat., Feb. 15
Aaron Williams and the Hoodoo
Tyranena Brewing Company, Lake Mills
7:00 PM

Tue., Feb. 18
Blythe Gamble & the Rollin’ Dice
Ohio Tavern, Madison
7:00 PM 

Thurs., Feb. 20
Tate’s Blues Jam
Knuckle Down Saloon, Madison
8:30 PM

Thurs., Feb. 20
The Jimmys
Toffler’s,  New Glarus
8:00 PM

Fri., Feb. 21
Joyann Parker
North Street Cabaret, Madison
8:00 PM

Sat., Feb. 22
Cash Box Kings
Tyranena Brewing Company, Lake Mills
7:00 PM

Sat., Feb. 22
Altered Five
Knuckle Down Saloon, Madison
9:00 PM

Sat., Feb. 22
Ernie Watts/Corey Siegel Trio
North Street Cabaret
8:00 PM

Sat., Feb. 22
Bos Meadery Blues Bash
Madison Jukebox Society and Madtown Mannish Boys
Bos Meadery, Madison
7:30 PM

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Sunday, Feb. 23
2nd Annual Bowling and Blues Fundraiser 
Schwoeglers Park Towne Lanes, Madison
https://madisonbluessociety.org/bowling-and-blues-fundraiser-2019/
Several area musician will be attending AND bowling!
Birddog Blues Band will play at 4:00 PM!
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Thurs., Feb. 27
Tate’s Blues Jam
Knuckle Down Saloon, Madison
8:30 PM

Thurs., Feb 27
Old Black Joe
Hop Garden Tap Room, Paoli
6:00 PM

Fri., Feb. 28
The Jimmys  Bon Voyage Party
Knuckle Down Saloon, Madison
9:00 PM

Sat., Feb. 29
The Family Business
Tofflers, New Glarus
9:00 PM

Thurs.,  March 5
Madtown Mannish Boys 
Vintage Brewing , Sauk City
8:00 PM

Thurs., March 5
Tate’s Blues Jam
Knuckle Down Saloon, Madison
8:30 PM

Thurs., March 5
Boo Mallarky
Ohio Tavern, Madison
7:00 PM

Thurs.,  March 5
Old Black Joe
Hop Garden Tap Room, Paoli
6:00 PM

Fri.,  March 6
Madtown Mannish Boys 
North Street Cabaret
8:00 PM

Sat., March 7
Ryan McGrath Band
Tyranena Brewing Company, Lake Mills
7:00 PM

Thurs., March 12
The Bel Airs
Shank Hall, Milwaukee
8:00 PM

Thurs., March 12
Tate’s Blues Jam
Knuckle Down Saloon, Madison
8:30 PM

Thurs., March 12
Old Black Joe
Hop Garden Tap Room, Paoli
6:00 PM

Fri., March 13 and Sat., March 14
21st Annual Blues Cafe sponsored by the Great Northern Blues Society
Soul Symmetry, Aaron Williams & the Hoodoo, Boom Boom Stevie V. & the Knockouts w/special guest Bruce McCabe, The Bel Airs, Vanessa Collier, John Nemeth, Ana Popovic
Rothschild Pavilion, Rothschild
Tickets and info: https://midwestblues.org/blues-cafe-2019/

Sat., March 14
Albert Cummings
Stoughton Opera House, Stoughton
7:30 PM

Tues., March 17
The Robert Cray Band
The Barrymore, Madison
8:00 PM

Tue., March 17
Blythe Gamble & the Rollin’ Dice
Ohio Tavern, Madison
7:00 PM 

Thurs., March 19
Tate’s Blues Jam
Knuckle Down Saloon, Madison
8:30 PM

Thurs., March 19
Old Black Joe
Hop Garden Tap Room, Paoli
6:00 PM

Fri., March 20
Madtown Mannish Boys  (Chris & Jesse’s Birthday Boogaloo)
Knuckle Down Saloon,  Madison
8:00 PM

Thurs., March 26
Tate’s Blues Jam
Knuckle Down Saloon, Madison
8:30 PM

Fri., March 27
9th Annual Milwaukee Blues Festival
Miller High Life Theatre, Milwaukee
8:00 PM

Sat., March 28
Madtown Mannish Boys
Tyranena Brewing Company, Lake Mills
7:00 PM

Fri., Apr. 10
Kelsey Miles
Anchor, Edgerton
7:00 PM

Sat.,  April 11
Kelsey Miles
Tofflers, New Glarus

Sat. April 18
Marcia Ball and Tommy Castro and the Painkillers
Thelma Sadoff Center, Fond du Lac
7: 30 PM

Thursday, April 23
The Taj Mahal Quartet
Stoughton Opera House
7:30 PM

Sat., April 25
Madtown Mannish Boys
Great Dane Hilldale, Madison
 8:00 PM

Fri, May 1
The Jimmys and the Madtown Mannish Boys
Knuckle Down Saloon, Madison
9:00 PM

Fri., May 8
Madtown Mannish Boys
Yahara Bay Distillery, Fitchburg
7:00 PM

Sat., June 27
Blues, Brews and Food Truck Festival
Village Park, New Glarus
11:00 AM to 8:00 PM

Sat., Aug. 29
2020 Crossroads Blues Festival 
Aaron Williams and the Hoodoo, Nick Schnebelen,  Demetria Taylor , Cash Box Kings, Teeny Tucker   
Lyran Park, Rockford

Fri., Nov. 20
Wisconsin Annual Blues Harmonica Festival 2020
The Suburban Bourbon, Muskego
6:00 PM