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December 12, 2017
East Side Club, Monona, WI
Skilaufer Club dance--We always enjoy playing for this group, and this holiday-themed event was better than ever! Lots of energetic dancers kept us playing energetic music right up to the last song--extra fun for us.

December 2, 2017
Private event: Winnebago County Medical Society holiday party--This was a beautiful event with a great group of people--all Christmas parties should be this much fun!

November 28, 2017
Westin Hotel, Milwaukee, WI
Private event--This was our first time playing in Brad's "hometown"--just a few blocks from his office, making his commute a bit easier than normal. What a great event this turned out to be--we didn't mind at all partaking of the delicious food that kept passing by as attendees were offered appetizers and other amazing fare. Thanks to Trula, Kyla, and all the Baker Tilly folks, and to Morgan and all the Westin folks, for putting together such a great event and making us feel so welcome.

November 17, 2017
Daly's Bar & Grill, Sun Prairie, WI
We always enjoy coming back to our own "hometown" (at least for three of us), and the folks at Daly's--staff and guests--always make us feel welcome. Lots of energy was flowing around the room, and that sure makes it fun for us. You should definitely join us next time!

November 11, 2017
Our first time at Revere's, and we're definitely hoping to back many times in the future. A very cozy room on a cold and breezy fall evening--we were glad to share it with a great crowd of friends, old and new.

October 21, 2017
Stone Harbor Resort, Sturgeon Bay, WI
A gorgeous fall day outdoors, and a cozy evening indoors at our favorite Door County venue. A few different party groups ended up joining us in the lounge, bringing an extraordinary level of energy to the room and lots of dancers--great fun! Hoping to be back soon (when our outdoor experience will no doubt include snow...).

October 14, 2017
Me & Julio, Fitchburg, WI
A wonderful evening shared with lots of family and friends--old and new. And it's always an extra special time when Jerry gets to play a brand new guitar--another beautiful Marin to add to the collection!

October 1, 2017
Nauti Norske, Stoughton, WI
What a gorgeous fall day along the Yahara River in Stoughton! We had a great time playing for a very interactive crowd. Special thanks to our hosts Kathy and David for their hospitality and for creating this incredible outdoor space--definitely one of the most beautiful patios in Wisconsin. Hope to be back next summer...

September 21, 2017
Watertower Chop House, Sun Prairie, WI
Fall Beer Taste--Downtown Sun Prairies' Oktoberfest--The first annual Sun Prairie Oktoberfest event was a great success. We were honored to be playing the tunes at the Chop House, bringing a bit of contrast to the polka band playing just down the street! We enjoyed seeing many new faces in the constantly changing crowd (it was a walk around town event) and were of course thrilled to have some dancers enjoying the beautiful dance floor. And it was a busy night on and around the stage: Anna joined Amy for some harmony on "Little White Church," Dawn and Darla joined Amy for "Chain of Fools," Kevin took over the mic for "Mustang Sally" (and also paused long enough to pose with Mo's friends Teri and Jan), and somewhere in there Amy found time to pose with Mo's third friend Sue--quite a night! Don't miss this event next year...

September 17, 2017
CWC, Madison, WI
Family Picnic --This annual event has been one of our favorite engagements, and this year was no exception. Perfect weather (after overnight showers) and lots of families enjoying it with each other--many great memories in the making. Thank you to all the Center staff and volunteers for making this very special event happen each year.

September 16, 2017
Me & Julio, Fitchburg, WI
The weather cooperated and we were outside on the patio at Me & Julio. Well, we were right next to the patio in another first for us--we finally had the experience of playing on a genuine haywagon! Space was a little tight, and the suspension added a little extra rock & roll, but we had great fun. And what a great crowd, with many tables staying on all evening (or at least until our break), and some very energetic dancers! We're hoping to be back soon...

September 14, 2017
20th International NDTE symposium --It's hard to believe it was four years ago that we last played at this event in Madison. It's a special opportunity to be able to perform for people from 18 countries around the world. (We offered to play for free at the event two years ago in Rio de Janeiro if only our travel and lodging were covered. Well, that didn't work out as hoped, but we made the same offer for Freiburg in 2019!) We were glad to see several of the folks we met four years ago, including some who were graduate students then and are now all growed up and passionately pursuing their own careers. One gentleman from China gave us a handwritten list of several requests, some of which were a bit obscure; he was visibly delighted to hear us play a few from his list--great fun! Looking forward to 2021 (or 2019 in Germany!).

September 9, 2017
A last-minute addition to the schedule, our evening at Silvercryst was a bit like stepping into a time machine--this is truly a traditional Wisconsin supper club. And what a beautiful setting on the water! We played on a traditional stage, facing a traditional dance floor, and watching lots of dancers, traditional and otherwise--all great fun! (It does get a bit confusing when the dancers can't seem to agree on fast or slow, but they all got a chance as the evening progressed.) We're hoping to be back soon...

September 8, 2017
Daly's Bar & Grill, Sun Prairie, WI
We had a great time back at Daly's, where the crowd is always encouraging and we get to hang out with lots of friends and family. And we had dancers! We're hoping to be back a number of times during the dark and cold months--dancers always cheer us up!

August 30, 2017
Our last summer evening at Uno Pizzeria & Grill, and threatening weather had us setting up in the lounge. Skies were sunny and beautiful when we started playing (uh-oh!?), but the deluge started not long into our first set, so the lounge was a great choice! We had another fun summer at Uno--special thanks to Lucas, Kathleen, Rod, and all the staff for welcoming us each evening. Hoping to be back next summer...

August 27, 2017
Me & Julio, Fitchburg, WI
Our first time playing at Me & Julio--what a fun place! We were certainly hoping to be enjoying their beautiful patio from the haywagon stage (!), but cool temps brought EVERYone indoors (early fall?) for a lazy Sunday afternoon. We'll be back for a Saturday night in just a few weeks--let's be praying for just a bit more summer!

August 26, 2017
What a gorgeous setting for live music, great good, and lots of dancers. And something brand new for us--a spoon player! Thanks to our new friend for joining us once on stage and several times from down on the patio. Who knew?!! Another beautiful patio to return to next summer...

August 24, 2017
Three Bears Resort, Warrens, WI
Our last summer event at Three Bears, and it was great to have Brad back with us on drums to close out this special season of partnering with the resort and Sand Creek Brewing Company. We met lots of new friends in the Warrens and Black River Falls communities, and we're hoping to be back in the area soon...

August 20, 2017
Daly's Bar & Grill, Sun Prairie, WI
David Davidson family benefit--We were honored to be part of this event benefitting the family of David Davidson (Tim's brother), who passed away unexpectedly leaving a wife and young children. We were joined on vocals for several songs by Tim's niece Anna, a fitting tribute to her Dad.

August 19, 2017
Buck & Honey's, Sun Prairie, WI
What an amazing evening on the patio--even with the sun in our faces in the middle of August, it couldn't have been a more pleasant and relaxing evening outdoors. The crowd was especially responsive, which certainly adds to the energy, and we had a couple especially energetic dancers to make the evening even more fun. We're hoping to spend a lot more time on the patio this summer...

August 10, 2017
Three Bears Resort, Warrens, WI
Another beautiful evening outside at Three Bears, this time high up on the deck overlooking...everything! We were glad to have friend Gail sitting in with us again on drumset, and we had fun sharing the evening with lots of families out enjoying their picnic dinners. (Don't feel bad, we got to enjoyed some of the great food after the show.) Thanks again to Jay and Sand Creek Brewing Company for their partnership in these events. (Yes, we got to enjoy some of the brews, too.)

August 9, 2017
ClearviewJuneau, WI
Another gorgeous evening at this beautiful facility in the middle of middle America! This crowd really listens and they love music--that makes it a very special time for us. We're looking forward to visiting again soon.

August 5, 2017
It's a sign of the season but always a bit sad to see our last patio date of the year at Pooley's. The weather was perfect, the dancers were energetic, and the staff were welcoming, as usual--it all made for a memorable season-ending event. We're already looking forward to coming back next year! Thank you to Peter and all the staff for some very special times.

August 2, 2017
Wednesday weather has been...unusual this summer, and we seem to be settling in to our little corner in the lounge. Missing the patio, but we're still enjoying the fun crowd inside. Still a few weeks left of the sunset season--we're hoping for some time out on the patio...

July 29, 2017
What an amazing evening this was! Perfect summer weather, right on the Wolf River, lots of dancers, great food, surrounded by family and friends (old and new)--it doesn't get much better than that! We're definitely hoping to be back next summer...

July 27, 2017
Three Bears Resort, Warrens, WI
Back in The Cranbrew Eatery for another fun evening as Gail joined us again on drumset. We had more dancers than usual--from very young to slightly older--which always boosts the energy in the room. We've really enjoyed getting to know some locals by way of new friend Amy, formerly of Sun Prairie but now living in the Warrens area--small world!

July 14, 2017
Holiday Inn Harborview, Port Washington, WI
Fish Day Eve!--We always love our trips to Port Washington, and this was no exception. The weather when we left Madison was cloudy and cold, but as we neared the lake, everything turned sunny and warm. We enjoyed a great crowd on the patio, with everyone ready to celebrate Fish Day. A big thank you once again to Richard and all the staff for their wonderful hospitality. Already looking forward to next summer...

July 11, 2017
A bit of rain brought us all inside, but we had a great time, with several folks singing along throughout the evening (at least they were moving their lips...). And we were honored to have new friend Eric sit in with us on keyboard for a couple songs--we're hoping to hear his jazz stylings again sometime this summer...

July 9, 2017
Albertfest, Sun Prairie, WI
We were excited to be back at Albertfest, playing for such a big event in our own community. Good friend Gail was back with us sitting in on drumset, we had dancers, and Mo and her friends--still in town from the reunion last night--dropped in. What a special time!

July 8, 2017
Nau-Ti-Gal, Madison, WI
We always enjoy our evenings in this beautiful backyard (and we're a bit sad to think that this was already our last date of the summer here--summers are just too short). This was an especially festive evening, as several members of Steinmetz High School class of 1968 chose this night and this space to have a reunion (thanks to classmate Mo--this was an inside job!). The weather was perfect, the sunset was gorgeous, the crowd was full of energy--looking forward to coming back next summer...

June 29, 2017
Three Bears Resort, Warrens, WI
Back outside at this beautiful facility, with gorgeous weather, great food, release of the brand new Three Bears Ale from Sand Creek Brewing, a full patio, and energy through the roof (metaphorically speaking--the roof was already absent when we arrived). Good friend Gail was back with us on drumset, and new friend Scott did step up (even jumped up!) to join us again for a couple songs. And we'll be back in July and August--dates to be announced soon...

June 24, 2017
Jellystone Park, Fremont, WI
This was another first for us, playing at a campground. But what an amazing place--like a full-service resort without the hotel. We played outdoors, but well protected under a spacious pavilion--which was very welcome when the brief but torrential thunderstorm rolled through! We had a full range of ages--lots of very young dancers, who especially enjoyed the visit from Yogi and associates, and some young listeners, too. Many of the more adult listeners arrived in their golf carts and just parked--drive-in music!

June 22, 2017
Three Bears Resort, Warrens, WI
The weather brought us indoors to the CranBrew Eatery--what a gorgeous view! We brought the tunes, accompanied on drums by our good friend Gail. The resort brought all the amazing food, including elk burgers, which were so popular that they sold out mid-way through the evening. Sand Creek brought the Bugler (and a few other refreshments), benefitting the Wisconsin Division of the Rocky Mountain Elk Federation. And new friend Scott, on staff at the resort, stepped up to bring us "Mustang Sally" and "Pride and Joy"--you may just hear from him again next week! We were also excited to have new friend Pamela (old friend of Gail) join Amy for "Chain of Fools" near the close of the evening. We missed the patio, but it's hard to imagine how we could have had more fun!

June 21, 2017
Back at Uno for the first time this season, and what a beautiful night to be out on the patio. We were happy to share lots of fun tunes with a great crowd, including some dancers--not common here so far, but definitely encouraged! As the music was winding down, we were accompanied by another gorgeous sunset--that is common here, so be sure to join us often this summer.

June 17, 2017
Although the temperature was perfect, late spring thunderstorms were threatening, so we took the tunes from the patio to inside the establishment. (For those who haven't spent much time inside Pooley's, it's pretty much one huge Wisconsin sports museum. There are also plenty of big screens for keeping up with current events in the world of sports.) It was a pretty normal night...until we started our second set and were joined by a rather large contingent of bachelorettes, most of whom seemed to really like dancing! It was great fun, and as always, the staff were most welcoming--special thanks to Peter, Michael, and Monica for taking great care of us.

June 15, 2017
Three Bears Resort, Warrens, WI
This was our first of three special June events at Three Bears--and what a blast! This is a gorgeous facility, and we always enjoy watching the sunset from another patio! The partnership between Three Bears and Sand Creek Brewing is an exciting development for this community, and we're excited to be part of it! Don't miss out--take a short road trip and join us. Special thanks to Patrick and staff for the great hospitality.

June 13, 2017
Living Water Church, Sun Prairie, WI
Neighborhood picnic!--First neighborhood picnic of the summer, and we were honored to bring the tunes. Great weather, lots of kids--good start to the Providence neighborhood summer season.

June 11, 2017
Private party, Monona, WI
Congratulations to Kay and Keith on their big day! It was a beautiful day in a beautiful backyard with a beautiful couple and their wonderful family and friends! We've never seen so many people dancing at one time--great fun for us!

June 10, 2017
Nau-Ti-Gal, Madison, WI
First time back this summer, and what a gorgeous backyard for live music! Lots of listeners, some energetic dancers--mix in perfect weather and great food and you have an absolutely amazing evening!

May 27, 2017
Buck & Honey's, Sun Prairie, WI
Our first time on a patio this season, and what a beautiful evening, complete with a gorgeous sunset. We had a couple tiny dancers, which makes it all the more fun for us. Patio season is way too short, folks. Make plans to join us soon and often--we have lots of patio dates coming up in the next few months, and we'd love to see you!

May 12 & 13, 2017
This has been a summer of "firsts" for us, and here's another! We had a great time playing two nights (and two nights only) at North Star, along with enjoying the beauty of this rural setting. (This is a huge resort--in the middle of a vast expanse of quiet farmlands and natural areas.) This is a wonderful venue for live music, with a great dance floor and spacious stage. We were glad to have Mo and Ed make the trip from down south and Tom and Karen from up north for a mini family reunion. Many thanks to Sam and all the staff for being great hosts and making us feel at home. We look forward to coming back next year.

May 9, 2017
East Side Club, Monona, WI
Skilaufer Club--We always enjoy playing for this group, and what a beautiful setting! You should check them out (just follow the link).

May 6, 2017
Watertower Chop House, Sun Prairie, WI
Another fun evening in the lounge, with lots of dancers! We love being part of that kind of energy.

April 22, 2017
Stone Harbor Resort, Sturgeon Bay, WI
We always enjoy our evenings at Stone Harbor, but this was extra special! Gorgeous weather, energetic and interactive crowd, welcoming staff, great food--already looking forward to a return visit. We had fun bringing a new song--"Boondocks," a 2005 No. 1 hit for Little Big Town (and covered by none other than Etta James on her 2011 "The Dreamer" album). Watch our calendar and make plans to join us here next time...

April 7, 2017
Daly's Bar & Grill, Sun Prairie, WI
We've always loved the interactive crowd at Daly's (as well as the welcoming staff and great food!), and this night did not disappoint. We were especially excited to welcome our good friend Gail, who joined us on drumset--she did an amazing job of bringing the energy after just one short rehearsal. We were also glad to have Joe grab a microphone and join us for "Can't help falling in love"--that just may become his signature song. We're looking forward to coming back soon.

April 5, 2017
After years of playing outside on the patio, we had our first date indoors in the lounge! We had a great time in this intimate setting, getting warmed up for our patio sunset series coming this summer. Be sure to check the schedule--summer doesn't seem to last long in Wisconsin (think it was on a Wednesday last year...)!

March 31, 2017
Mr. Brews Taphouse, East Madison, WI
Our first date at Mr. Brews was great fun, especially after discovering that folks could pretty easily find space for dancing! We thank Brad, Adam, and all the staff (including "Happy Birthday" girl Bria) for being gracious hosts. We'll be back after the summer rush...

March 18, 2017
Buck & Honey's, Sun Prairie, WI
The dancers somehow found some space and made us smile! Also great to see a bunch of kids come up close to enjoy the music--and get some free dancing lessons!

March 17, 2017
Watertower Chop House, Sun Prairie, WI
Happy St. Patrick's Day!--We had a bit o' fun with a great crowd celebrating St. Patrick's Day at the Chop House. (Only regret was that the corned beef was all sold out by the time we stopped playing.) Always fun for us to see dancers out on the floor-especially green ones!

February 24, 2017
Daly's Bar & Grill, Sun Prairie, WI
Another great evening back at Daly's--huge stage, room for a few dancers, and an amazing crowd that was there to enjoy the music! We always meet some new friends here, and we're always glad to see the old ones again. Back in April...

February 18, 2017
Stone Harbor Resort, Sturgeon Bay
Wow--another amazing night in the pub at Stone Harbor! Cozy and welcoming space, high energy, interactive crowd, high energy, dancers for every song, high energy--you don't want to miss this next time (April 22)! We were especially excited to bring a new song, "I've got the music in me," a 1974 hit from The Kiki Dee Band, that brought lots of people out dancing.

January 14, 2017
Watertower Chop House, Sun Prairie, WI
It was a great night back at the Chop House--lots of friends (old and new) out to share the evening with us! One highlight was the surprise Mo planned to celebrate Amy's and Kevin's birthdays; but the bigger surprise was Mo's best friend Suzanne "dropping by" all the way from Florida. Yup, lots of hugs and few tears to go along with that one. And we always love seeing dancers out on the floor--lots of fun all around.