June 3 to 17, 2017



3 p.m. and 5:45 p.m. on June 10 at Yahara Place Park in Madison; FREE; fareed.com

Guitar virtuoso Fareed Haque has bridged a spectrum of musical styles, moving between jazz and classical guitar, electronic music and much more. He’s also played in jazz-fusion group Zawinul Syndicate, Indian fusion band Summit, jam band Garaj Mahal, modern-jazz electronica group MathGames, and the ethnically-driven Fareed Haque’s Flat Earth Ensemble. Haque was named best world guitarist in 2009 by Guitar Player. He will perform both solo and with Fareed Haque’s Flat Earth Ensemble as part of the Marquette Neighborhood Association’s Waterfront Festival.


Diana Krall


8 p.m. on June 4 at The Riverside Theater in Milwaukee; $49 to $85; pabsttheater.org

Diana Krall is the only artist to have eight albums debut at the top of the Billboard Jazz Albums chart. The jazz pianist and singer has won five Grammy Awards, eight Juno Awards, and has nine gold, three platinum and seven multi-platinum albums. Krall’s latest release, 2017’s Turn Up the Quiet, reunites her with Grammy Award-winning producer Tommy LiPuma. (See related interview here)


Old Crow Medicine Show - 50 Years of Blonde on Blonde


8 p.m. on June 9 at The Pabst Theater in Milwaukee; $31 to $41; pabsttheater.org

Grammy-award winning, folk-roots ensemble Old Crow Medicine Show has been recording since 1998 and was formally inducted into the Grand Ole Opry in 2013. The group recently released 50 Years of Blonde on Blonde to celebrate the half-century since the release of Bob Dylan’s iconic album Blonde on Blonde. The band will be performing the album in its entirety.


Cody Jinks


9 p.m. on June 9 at the Majestic Theater in Madison; $27 general admission, $127 VIP; majesticmadison.com

8 p.m. on June 10 at The Pabst Theater in Milwaukee; $15 to $55, VIP $150; pabsttheater.org

Cody Jinks began his career fronting the thrash-metal outfit Unchecked Aggression before returning to his country roots in the late 2000s. He’s issued a handful of independent releases, including the recent I’m Not the Devil, in 2016, and has toured heavily with his backing band, the Tone Deaf Hippies. His smooth baritone and dark-hued country songs “evoke classic styles from outlaw country to classic Southern rock.”


Terrapin Flyer


8 p.m. on June 10 at Shank Hall in Milwaukee; $10; shankhall.com

In existence since 1999, Terrapin Flyer is a Chicago-based Grateful Dead-inspired act with a revolving cast featuring top performers from the jam-band scene. The band often tours with former members of the Grateful Dead and Jerry Garcia Band, such as Melvin Seals, Mark Karan and Tom Constanten, and has headlined a number of major festivals and prominent venues across the United States.

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