Tag Archives: music

CT’s Insane Ramblings

Choose one, you can have bad breath, be funky, or have stinky feet? You have to choose one and why?

I choose feet, because I can keep my shoes on LOL.

Leave your choice below.

-Chris T.

 

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The Economics of Running a Music Venue

Entertainment Careers

MMI’s Entertainment & Media Business program recently hosted the first of a six-part series entitled, “Economics of…” Our guest was Scott Leslie, co-owner of Majestic Live in Madison, which includes The Majestic Theatre, Live On King Street, The Frequency, and the Summer Set Music Festival. Below is a summary of my candid and informative conversation with Scott where we discussed the joys and challenges of being a talent buyer, how music venues make money and Scott’s tremendous love for the City of Madison. [More…]

Under The Radar: 10 Albums Worth Attention In 2013

I am regularly asked for music recommendations, while I’m not ready to unveil my favorite albums list for 2013 (see my year-end favorites dating back to 1989 here) I have been spending time listening to many of this year’s releases and want to suggest a few underdogs that may have slipped under your radar. [More…]

Trevor Triggs: A Guy You Should Know

There’s a new player in town, and his name is Trevor Triggs.  Videographer, editor, musician, and now, host of the new and upcoming webcast, Wisconscene.

Wisconscene is a free service offered to bands in the Madison area, offering exposure to growing audiences.  Each week, two new bands are featured as they play some of their best tracks, and offer up insight to their beginnings, music, goals, and fans, in a full on interview.

Triggs constructs a small team of video and sound professionals to capture the experience, and serves it up to fans on YouTube, including some alumni of Madison Media Institute. Check out the work he’s doing and the bands he’s covered HERE !

-Dan P.

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