Tom Burns

September 29th - Sat @6PM-8PM

TBurns (Thomas Burns) plays songs and musical styles from every decade of the last century. Whether it’s a familiar Blues number, a Jazz standard, an Old-Time/Traditional ballad, or a recent Pop cover, his adept finger-style and flat picked guitar arrangements bring to life the character of the dusty, mischievous, American troubadour.

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Ken Wheaton

October 6th - Sat @6PM-8PM

Ken started playing professionally in high school. In the late 70s, he played with Clyde Stubblefield in Windows and performed with Under the Table, opening for such acts as Tommy James and The Shondells and Gary "U.S." Bonds. For the last 25 years, Ken has been leading his own groups and has developed an active career as a solo performer and songwriter, drawing on his interest in classical, jazz and contemporary music. He specializes in acoustic finger-style guitar, featured prominently on his CD Jessica's Dreamin'. Ken plays his own songs, plus jazz and blues standards, and pop favorites from the 60s to the present.

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Jim White

October 13th - Sat @6PM-8PM

Madison musician Jim White can be heard around town wielding nothing more than his acoustic guitar and a heartfelt mix of indie-folk and indie-pop tunes. These days, Jim continues entertaining crowds by sharing an eclectic mix of his favorite songs. From Ryan Adams to Justin Townes Earle, Dawes to Death Cab, there’s a little something for everyone.

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Mike & Jamie McCloskey

October 20th - Sat @6PM-8PM

Mike and Jamie McCloskey are a father/son duo sometimes trio) who play acoustic swing, country, folk, jazz, blues, rock and Irish tunes. Mike and Jamie are known to always have a great time sharing their family’s music tradition.

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Eric Hester

October 27th - Sat @6PM-8PM

Eric Hester is a quirky alternative acoustic popster who can put a smile on anyone in his path. His soulful, earthy voice complements a charged, poignant and beautifully sick mind for songwriting. You will hum his stuff all the way home and catch yourself dreaming it when you awaken the next morning.

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Ken Wheaton

November 3rd - Sat @6PM-8PM

Ken started playing professionally in high school. In the late 70s, he played with Clyde Stubblefield in Windows and performed with Under the Table, opening for such acts as Tommy James and The Shondells and Gary "U.S." Bonds. For the last 25 years, Ken has been leading his own groups and has developed an active career as a solo performer and songwriter, drawing on his interest in classical, jazz and contemporary music. He specializes in acoustic finger-style guitar, featured prominently on his CD Jessica's Dreamin'. Ken plays his own songs, plus jazz and blues standards, and pop favorites from the 60s to the present.

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Mike McCloskey

November 10th - Sat @6PM-8PM

Longtime Madison-area musician Mike McCloskey is a singer/guitarist who has played thousands of live performances throughout Wisconsin, and Illinois both as an acoustic solo artist and with Madison WI area bands.His rich musical background has taken him from jazz standards to country, swing, folk, rock, Irish and blues.

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Mal O Dua

November 17th - Sat @6PM-8PM

The duo pulls from a wide range of sources including early French pop, traditional Hawaiian music, Gypsy jazz, Kentucky finger picking, Western Swing, Parisian waltz, and the American standards songbook to name a few. These styles are blended to create a fresh new sound.

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Tom Burns

December 1st - Sat @6PM-8PM

TBurns (Thomas Burns) plays songs and musical styles from every decade of the last century. Whether it’s a familiar Blues number, a Jazz standard, an Old-Time/Traditional ballad, or a recent Pop cover, his adept finger-style and flat picked guitar arrangements bring to life the character of the dusty, mischievous, American troubadour.

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Mike McCloskey

December 8th - Sat @6PM-8PM

Longtime Madison-area musician Mike McCloskey is a singer/guitarist who has played thousands of live performances throughout Wisconsin, and Illinois both as an acoustic solo artist and with Madison WI area bands.His rich musical background has taken him from jazz standards to country, swing, folk, rock, Irish and blues.

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Krause Family Band

December 15th - Sat @6PM-8PM

The Paoli Schoolhouse brings the Krause Family Band to the stage just in time for the holidays. The band plays a mixture of heartfelt original music, as well as some classic bluegrass/folk favorites, and some exciting renditions from contemporary artists.

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New Years Eve

Jim White

December 31st - Sat @6PM-8PM

Madison musician Jim White can be heard around town wielding nothing more than his acoustic guitar and a heartfelt mix of indie-folk and indie-pop tunes. These days, Jim continues entertaining crowds by sharing an eclectic mix of his favorite songs. From Ryan Adams to Justin Townes Earle, Dawes to Death Cab, there’s a little something for everyone.

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