In celebration of Cinco de Mayo, Vagabond will host a street party outside its 1122 N. Edison St. location beginning today at 11 a.m.
Despite an active schedule for its frontman, the Bryan Cherry Band has been unusually quiet lately. It's been four years since the band -- fronted by singer, songwriter and guitarist Bryon Cherry (yes, with an "o") -- released a CD. But now, the five-song "Black Holes" is here.
Put together a list of Wisconsin bands that includes The Celebrated Workingman, Madison's Bascom Hill, Marc Ballini, The Jeanna Salzer Band, Joe Hite, Ian & the Dream, The Boogie Men and Rhonda Begos -- among others -- and you've got something of an all-star cast. Have them perform together to raise funds to battle cancer and you've got the recipe for a great night.
Regular Wicked Hop performer and Port Washington resident Marc Ballini is on his way to getting recognized on a national level because of a singer/songwriter competition.