Kitty Dunn Blogs

Kitty's Local Hour Playlist 2/3/19

No deflated balls, questionable non-calls or Maroon 5 in this week's Local Hour playlist! "Didn't Leave Me No Ladder" by Paul Cebar. From LIve From Studio M Volume 2. "St. Kathleen" by Gabe Burdulis, from his most recent EP. "Buenos Aires" by Civil Engineers. See them at Bos Meadery Feb. 15th. "I'... Read More

Kitty's Local Hour Playlist 1/20/19

Songs new and old on the playlist for the Sunday before Martin Luther King, Jr. Day. "Lift Every Voice" by Peter Mulvey. From the album Cheddar Revolution: Songs of Resurgence. More info here . "Songs of Resistance" by Whiskey Farm. (Also from the Cheddar Revolution album). See the Whiskey Farm at... Read More

Kitty's Local Hour Playlist 1/13/19

Here's the playlist for this week's Local Hour--a little bit of everything for a January night. "Sick and Tired" by Aaron Williams and the Hoodoo from the album Live Loud Harmony. See them at the Knuckledown Saloon Saturday night. "Boneshaker" by Mojo Radio , from a self-titled album. "Folsom... Read More

Kitty's Local Hour Playlist 1/6/19

The first Local Hour of 2019. My resolution? To keep introducing you to new music from Madison artists--and to feature the best from our past as well. "Better Days" by Getaway Drivers. From the album Bellatopia. They're working on material for a new album! "The Fool I've Been" by Whitney Mann ... Read More

NYE Hot Spots

Hitting the town on New Year's Eve? Here's a roundup of some of the festivities happening in the area. Great Gatsby New Year's Eve at the Sylvee . Party like it's 1925! This "Dress to impress" event features live music from Darren Sterud and the Madiso Hot 8, vintage cocktails, and lots of dancing... Read More

New Music: Broke On Christmas

Project M winner Jason Moon may have moved to Arizona last year, but we still love sharing his music. Jason is founder of Warrior Songs, which seeks to help veterans through the power of music. Now he and Kyle Rightley have a new song that may make you feel a bit of the Christmas spirit, even if... Read More

Kitty's Local Hour Playlist 12/23/18

More Christmas tunes show up in this playlist. Hope you all have a rockin' Christmas and a very local New Year! "K.C. Strut" by the People Brothers Band. They have a 10th anniversary show Saturday night at the High Noon Saloon. "Christmas on the Isthmus" by Lost Lakes. "Lonely Christmas" by John... Read More

Kitty's Local Hour Playlist 12/16/18

A few holiday tunes thrown in for good measure in this week's Local Hour! "Any Fool Can Play Guitar" by Wheelhouse from "The Comeback" Happy birthday Frank and Nic! "Walking in a Winter Wonderland" by Mighty Short Bus from the MSB Christmas EP "Reindeer Moon" by Fire Town, from The Good Life. "Sage... Read More

The Zombies, Finally!

The Rock and Roll Hall of Fame has announced its 2019 inductees--and it looks like it's a pretty good class. Getting the honor this time around: The Cure, Def Leppard, Janet Jackson, Radiohead, Roxy Music, Stevie Nicks, and the Zombies. Artists are honored for providing 25 years of musical... Read More

When Will Lake Mendota Freeze?

Update: Lake Mendota froze over Saturday, Dec. 15. Winter weather has definitely arrived! We've got the cold weather, but area lakes have not frozen over just yet. When do you think that will happen? Every year, the Clean Lakes Alliance sponsors a contest--with the first person to guess when Lake... Read More