Wild Hog in the Woods Events CalendarLog InMonday, February 17, 2020

Todo List ❌ 
01.18.2020 - 02.15.2021
None.
Upcoming Events ❌ 
02.17.2020 - 02.15.2021
Friday, February 21, 2020

7:30pm - 9:30pm

  SPECIAL CONCERT: Wild Hog, MadFolk and WORT 89.9 FM Present ROBERT "ONE MAN" JOHNSON


Friday, February 28, 2020

7:30pm - 9:30pm

  Chris Powers


Monday, March 2, 2020

7:00pm - 8:30pm

  Co-ordinators Meeting


Friday, March 6, 2020

7:30pm - 9:30pm

  The Elm Duo


Friday, March 13, 2020

7:30pm - 9:30pm

  Two Johns & A Nancy


Friday, March 20, 2020

7:30pm - 9:30pm

  Vets On Frets


Saturday, March 21, 2020

2:00pm - 4:30pm

  Hootenanny!


Friday, March 27, 2020

7:30pm - 9:30pm

  KG & The Ranger


Friday, April 3, 2020

7:30pm - 9:30pm

  Songwriters in the Round- Rich Baumann and Stephen Lee Rich


Friday, April 10, 2020

7:30pm - 9:30pm

  Mad City Jug Band


Friday, April 17, 2020

7:30pm - 9:30pm

  Ken Lonnquist


Saturday, April 18, 2020

2:00pm - 4:30pm

  Hootenanny!


Friday, April 24, 2020

7:30pm - 9:30pm

  Pat Gaughan


Friday, May 1, 2020

7:30pm - 9:30pm

  Mike Wolkomir


Friday, May 8, 2020

7:30pm - 9:30pm

  Tracy Jane Comer and David Schindele


Friday, May 15, 2020

7:30pm - 9:30pm

  Roxanne Neat


Saturday, May 16, 2020

2:00pm - 4:30pm

  Hootenanny!



Upcoming Events

February 17, 2020 - February 15, 2021
Friday, February 21, 2020
7:30pm - 9:30pm
SPECIAL CONCERT: Wild Hog, MadFolk and WORT 89.9 FM Present ROBERT "ONE MAN" JOHNSON
Venue: 953 Jenifer Street, Madison WI
Category: Wild Hog in the Woods presents
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Robert "One-Man" Johnson, a native of Wisconsin Rapids now living in Iowa City, sings classic and original blues, jazz, country/folk & ragtime songs while playing guitar, harmonica, hi-hat cymbal, and homemade 12-string bass footpiano simultaneously! He has released over a dozen albums and performed around the world, as a (now retired) international educator. Robert has opened shows for a long list of notables including Bonnie Raitt, Dr. John, Muddy Waters, Dave Van Ronk, Hall & Oates, Leon Redbone, John Prine, Willie Dixon, James Cotton, Mojo Buford, Mose Allison, Phoebe Snow, Corky Siegel, Commander Cody, Bonnie Koloc, Luther Allison, and many others.

More information about this performer and concert is available on our press release at wildhoginthewoods.org/PressReleases/2020/oneman/Press%20Release-Robert%20Johnson%20Concert.pdf

Special Event Tickets:

Advanced $14 Purchase tickets online via Brown Paper Tickets at www.brownpapertickets.com/producer/10879

At the door $16 ($15 for Madfolk and Wild Hog members).

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Coord / Staff: Jamie P, Lou B / Joe L, Peter B
Sound Tech: Ron D

Friday, February 28, 2020
7:30pm - 9:30pm
Chris Powers
Venue: 953 Jenifer Street (Wil-Mar Neighborhood Center), Madison WI
Category: Wild Hog in the Woods presents
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The Hog welcomes back one of our favorite guests. Chris Powers is busy as one of Madison's finest guitarists, playing in groups such as Graminy and Old Tin Can String Band, as well as doing solo performances, giving private lessons and hosting Mud Acres Bluegrass Special, the Friday morning folk show on WORT-FM 89.9. And his humor is expressed with a deadpan style that few can match. Don't miss this opportunity! Find a short bio at graminy.net/the-band/chris-powers/

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Coord / Staff: Lisa J / One volunteer needed. Send us an email if you can help.
Sound Tech: Kim

Monday, March 2, 2020
7:00pm - 8:30pm
Co-ordinators Meeting
Category: Wild Hog in the Woods presents
All are welcome to attend this meeting, get involved in running the Hog, and extend or start friendships. The Hog needs everyone who loves folk music and dance to be a part of this wonderful resource. We are currently involved in an effort to welcome more young people as performers,volunteers, or audience members toenjoy the music.

Friday, March 6, 2020
7:30pm - 9:30pm
The Elm Duo
Venue: 953 Jenifer St., Madison, WI
Category: Wild Hog in the Woods presents
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The Elm Duo is a father-daughter duo. Mike Bell is a fine composer, guitarist and mandolin player who plays with Graminy as well as other groups. Eleanor Mayer is a singer and a championship-winning fiddler. Their genres include acoustic, bluegrass and eclectic music. All in the family and all good music!

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Coord / Staff: Kim G / One volunteer needed. Send us an email if you can help.
Sound Tech: TBA

Friday, March 13, 2020
7:30pm - 9:30pm
Two Johns & A Nancy
Venue: 953 Jenifer St., Madison, WI
Category: Wild Hog in the Woods presents
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Two Johns & A Nancy are John Grossman, John Argentiero and Nancy Rost, three songwriters from Madison,WI, creating an eclectic melange of acoustic folk-pop-rock-jazz Americana. With a wide variety of intersecting musical styles, strange collections of instruments and unique presentations of original songs, Two Johns & A Nancy offer up soundscapes that combine the traditional and the experimental. More at www.twojohnsandanancy.com

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Coord / Staff: Kim G / One volunteer needed. Send us an email if you can help.
Sound Tech: TBA

Friday, March 20, 2020
7:30pm - 9:30pm
Vets On Frets
Venue: 953 Jenifer St., Madison, WI
Category: Wild Hog in the Woods presents
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Vets On Frets is an acoustic guitar group made up of veterans who play folk, country and old rock and roll. Their mission is helping veterans come home. They are affiliated with Guitars for Veterans. More at www.facebook.com/vetsplaying

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Coord / Staff: Lisa J / Ashley P.
Sound Tech: Kim

Saturday, March 21, 2020
2:00pm - 4:30pm
Hootenanny!
Category: Wild Hog in the Woods presents
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Come down for a couple of hours of song sharing and sing-a-longs. Bring copies of your favorite songs and, if you have them, stringed instruments. This event is FREE, although Phil-up the Pig will be there to collect donations.

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Coord / Staff: TBA

Friday, March 27, 2020
7:30pm - 9:30pm
KG & The Ranger
Venue: 953 Jenifer St., Madison, WI
Category: Wild Hog in the Woods presents
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Come along for a musical ride out west and back in time with KG & The Ranger's classic cowboy songs. "Shy Ange" (aka Angie Roltgen) will join The Ranger (Rick Roltgen) and KG (Karen Gogolick) for an evening of beautiful harmony singing, harmony yodeling and a healthy dose of humor and fun thrown in. Toe-tapping to haunting, their music will transport you to a simpler time and remind you of childhood dreams of cowboys and the Great American West. More at www.kgandtheranger.com

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Coord / Staff: Tom G / Lisa J
Sound Tech: Jamie P

Friday, April 3, 2020
7:30pm - 9:30pm
Songwriters in the Round- Rich Baumann and Stephen Lee Rich
Category: Wild Hog in the Woods presents
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These two veteran Madison songwriters will trade songs and display their distinctive musical talents.

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Rich Baumann can play fiddle, guitar and other instruments. He does a beautiful job on his own songs and traditional tunes.

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Stephen Lee Rich is a singing, yodeling, joke-telling vaudevillian urban cowboy, who will tickle your fancy as he strums the strings of his guitar. More at www.richbaumann.com and www.stephenleerich.com

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Coord / Staff: TBA / One volunteer needed. Send us an email if you can help.
Sound Tech: TBA

Friday, April 10, 2020
7:30pm - 9:30pm
Mad City Jug Band
Category: Wild Hog in the Woods presents
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For more than ten years, Mad City Jug Band has been playing and singing this classic brand of American music, with a passion to match that of the original performers in the early 1900's and the revivalists of the 1960's. Come on down to hear blues, rags and alot of upbeat music. More at www.facebook.com/madcityjugband

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Coord / Staff: TBA / One volunteer needed. Send us an email if you can help.
Sound Tech: TBA

Friday, April 17, 2020
7:30pm - 9:30pm
Ken Lonnquist
Category: Wild Hog in the Woods presents
.Local singer/songwriter/composer/director Ken Lonnquist will present a solo show. He will celebrate Earth Day in honor of its fiftieth anniversary, including performing songs written as long ago as the early1980's, when he was named "Minstrel for the Environment" by Wisconsin's Environmental Decade (now Clean Wisconsin). It will be a mix of nature and issue songs, some lyrical and evocative, some biting and serious. More at www.kenland.com


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Coord / Staff: TBA / One volunteer needed. Send us an email if you can help.
Sound Tech: TBA

Saturday, April 18, 2020
2:00pm - 4:30pm
Hootenanny!
Category: Wild Hog in the Woods presents
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Come down for a couple of hours of song sharing and sing-a-longs. Bring copies of your favorite songs and, if you have them, stringed instruments. This event is FREE, although Phil-up the Pig will be there to collect donations.

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Coord / Staff: TBA

Friday, April 24, 2020
7:30pm - 9:30pm
Pat Gaughan
Venue: 953 Jenifer Street (Wil-Mar Neighborhood Center), Madison WI
Category: Wild Hog in the Woods presents
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Pat Gaughan is a vocalist/guitarist who performs on the folk circuit either solo or as a duo with fiddler/mandolinist LJ Slavin and fiddler Nancy Maio. Pat's original material ranges from lyrical ballads to acoustic country-rock flavored songs. Pat plays traditional folk and blues as well as Irish songs and tunes. Pat has performed at many traditional Irish festivals, folk festivals, clubs, colleges and other venues. Her intricate guitar work compliments her rich voice. A scholar of music, Pat shares her knowledge of music history and world music when teaching at McHenry County College, and that informs her musical presentations when performing.

Pat's album, "Road Less Traveled", of original material has received airplay throughout the United States on public radio stations and folk programs. Pat Gaughan was chosen to perform as part of the Great Performers of Illinois Festival.

"From Erin's Shore" an album of Irish songs and tunes is available at Amazon.com and CD Baby. Her new Irish Album "Parting Glass" features LJ Slavin and Nancy Maio. Pat has released a single, "Against Her Will" which delivers an important message about sexual assault and its survivors. A portion of proceeds will go to a non-profit that provides advocacy for SA victims. Sample her music at patgaughan.com

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Coord / Staff: TBA / One volunteer needed. Send us an email if you can help.
Sound Tech: TBA

Friday, May 1, 2020
7:30pm - 9:30pm
Mike Wolkomir
Category: Wild Hog in the Woods presents
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Barneveld native and current Madisonian Mike Wolkomir plays autoharp like you've never heard it before. Traditional and contemporary folk autoharp. He is a retired physician and teacher and he is having the time of his life! More at www.facebook.com/mwolkomir



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Coord / Staff: TBA / One volunteer needed. Send us an email if you can help.
Sound Tech: TBA

Friday, May 8, 2020
7:30pm - 9:30pm
Tracy Jane Comer and David Schindele
Category: Wild Hog in the Woods presents
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Details forthcoming, check back soon.

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Coord / Staff: TBA / One volunteer needed. Send us an email if you can help.
Sound Tech: Jamie P

Friday, May 15, 2020
7:30pm - 9:30pm
Roxanne Neat
Category: Wild Hog in the Woods presents
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Details forthcoming, check back soon.

This is our last concert of the 2019-20 season. We will open Friday, September 11, 2020.

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Coord / Staff: TBA / One volunteer needed. Send us an email if you can help.
Sound Tech: Jamie

Saturday, May 16, 2020
2:00pm - 4:30pm
Hootenanny!
Category: Wild Hog in the Woods presents
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Come down for a couple of hours of song sharing and sing-a-longs. Bring copies of your favorite songs and, if you have them, stringed instruments. This event is FREE, although Phil-up the Pig will be there to collect donations.

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Coord / Staff: TBA