Fill the Stage – How Hosting In-Home Concerts Makes You Way Cooler Than Your Neighbors

Want to throw the best party – the kind that makes you the envy of everyone in your neighborhood? What if you could have some of the most sought-after local musicians perform live in your living room or backyard? That’s exactly the opportunity a new effort called Fill the Stage is offering people in the […]

Mile of Music 2014 Preview – The Big Acts and More

It’s almost time for what has already become Northeast Wisconsin’s most anticipated music event. Mile of Music kicks off it’s second year on August 7th.  Downtown Appleton will transform into an eclectic collage of singer-songwriters and independent bands. So what can you expect at Mile 2?

Meet Christopher Gold – Renaissance Man in a Growing Local Music Scene

If you frequent the live music scene in the Fox Cities and Green Bay, there’s a good chance you’ve already run into musician Christopher Gold. You may have caught him performing solo at a coffee shop with his acoustic guitar and harmonica, in front of a rowdy crowd at a packed rock venue, or joining […]

Caroline Smith Bringing Strong Voice and Sass to Near Water and Mile of Music

Something big is coming to the area. It’s a strong voice that’s full of soul and sass. Her name is Caroline Smith and she’s bringing her boisterous sound to both the Near Water Concert Series in Green Bay and the Mile of Music festival in Appleton.

Near Water Concert Series Emerges at Green Bay’s Meyer Theatre

To say the Near Water Concert Series is a step towards saving Green Bay’s music scene isn’t too far of a jump.  A city which usually hosts chart-topping country and faded rock acts is now welcoming a tidal wave of Grammy nominated and emerging artists. The Lumineers stand out among the five performances the Near […]

Video Playlist: Eleven Artists You Missed at the Near Water Concert Series

So now you’re probably thinking to yourself, “How did I miss out on such great music?”  Don’t fret, here are eleven songs to hold you over until the next Near Water show. 1. Andrew Belle – The Ladder 2.  The Giving Tree Band – Brown Eyed Woman 3. The Lumineers – Ho Hey 4. Farewell […]