social icons WMMM twitterfacebook RSS facebook twitter RSS Center
105.5 Triple M
Follow 105.5 Triple M on Twitter

ConcertGoers

Concertgoers blog!



MEDICINE: a tribute to the music of Marques Bovre

The Madison music community is coming together to support  Marques Bovre, a mainstay of the Madison music scene for the better part of two decades. Marques is facing a serious health challenge, recently undergoing surgery for removal of a cancerous brain tumor. He's currently receiving chemotherapy and radiation treatment.

A tribute concert is planned for this Sunday,  December 11th at the High Noon Saloon.

Here are the details:

MEDICINE:  A TRIBUTE TO THE MUSIC OF MARQUES BOVRE

Sunday, December 11th from 5pm-8pm at High Noon Saloon (701 E. Washington Ave., Madison).

Featuring Marques Bovre & The Evil Twins (reunion), Paul Cebar, The Gomers, Honor Among Thieves, Jentri Colello, Josh Harty, and Marques Bovre & SoDangYang (featuring Jim Schwall), and more guests to be announced.
 
It's an effort put forth by the Madison music community to help our beloved friend and incomparable songwriting artist, Marques Bovre.  Marques’ songwriting abilities have been admired by many artists, and at this event all the performers will be playing their interpretations of Marques’ songs.  The event is a benefit for Marques Bovre and his family. 

Marques Bovre & The Evil Twins will be making an appearance with all their original members for this special occasion.
 
$10 Suggested donation at the door.

NEW: if you can't make the show and would still like to make a donation, send checks here... Friends of Marques Bovre c/o Heartland Credit Union 555 W. Washington Ave. Madison, WI 53703




Tags :  
Topics : Entertainment_Culture
Social :
People : Honor Among ThievesJentri ColelloJim SchwallJosh HartyMarques BovrePaul Cebar


Share This: | More


 
11/08/2011 9:42AM
MEDICINE: a tribute to the music of Marques Bovre
Please Enter Your Comments Below
11/09/2011 1:26PM
Love for Marques
Where can we donate money if we can't make the benefit?
11/10/2011 7:21PM
Couldn't Keep Me Away
A time to reconnect with the music that made up much of the soundtrack of my life in the 90's and 00's. WE LOVE YOU MARQUES!!!
11/10/2011 9:04PM
Long live the Prince of Paoli
I grew up with Marques and knew he'd be a star from the moment he got his first Jim Croce album. See ya' there!
11/11/2011 7:19AM
MB&ET
I've enjoyed Marcus' open mic at the Union back in the day, and the success with MB&ET. I will be there to support him and his family.
11/11/2011 11:53AM
We'll be there..........
Some of the best Saturday nights at the Crystal back in the day had Marques and his twins on stage.
12/07/2011 3:40PM
Donations
Linus just posted on Facebook- if you can't make the show and would still like to make a donation, send checks here... Friends of Marques Bovre c/o Heartland Credit Union 555 W. Washington Ave. Madison, Wi 53703
12/19/2011 9:37AM
Thanks to everyone.
Thanks to everyone who came and supported Marques! It was an incredible evening with lots of love in the room.xoxoxLinus
Title :
Comment :
Listen Live (WMMM)
Playlist (WMMM)
2 Minute Promise
Submit
And we're back for 2015!
Hey Triple M Fans! Have you signed up to become the official Triple M Bonnaroo Backstage Blogger yet? Bonnaroo is coming up June 11 - 14th in Manchester, Tennessee and we could send you there! Go here and tell us about your favorite concert...
Read More
World's Worst iPod:Terence Trent D'Arby "Sign Your Name"
"Sign Your Name," Terence Trent D'Arby's follow-up to "Wishing Well" was on the radio a lot in 1988...it made it up to #4 on the charts in the United States. Its repetitive chorus is almost hypnotic, and most likely ear worm inducing (sorry.)...
Read More
5 Things You Probably Didn't Know about the Late, Great B.B. King
When B.B. King passed away May 14th, he left behind a legacy that's impossible to measure, influencing everybody from John Lennon and Eric Clapton to Stevie Ray Vaughan. Here are a few things you may not have known about the man born Riley B. King...
Read More
World's Worst iPod: Neil Sedaka "Laughter in the Rain"
Neil Sedaka had a bunch of hit singles in the 1960's, and some folks probably wished he would have stayed back in the land of Moldy Pre-Beatle Oldies. But Neil came roaring back to life in the 1970's. Somehow, his falsetto singing voice still...
Read More
Discover & Download: Ryan Montbleau Band "Pacing Like Prince"
From RyanMontbleau.com Ryan Montbleau, who has been recording and touring both as a solo act and bandleader for much of the last 15 years, moves people. A gifted songwriter, he has developed a very special history and bond to a deeply-rooted fanbase...
Read More
World's Worst iPod: Billy Ocean "Get Outta My Dreams Get Into My Car"
This might be one of the most unintentionally hilarious songs of the 1980s, but it's a catchy little number and most people wanted to hear "Get Outta My Dreams, Get Into My Car," by Billy Ocean. It was a #1 hit for the Caribbean born singer in...
Read More
Discover & Download: Good Old War "Tell Me What You Want From Me"
From Facebook: Good Old War will release their fourth studio album and first on Nettwerk Records, Broken Into Better Shape. Produced by Jason Lehning (Mat Kearney, Dolly Parton), and featuring lead single "Tell Me What You Want From Me," it follows...
Read More
Kitty's Picks for Madison Craft Beer Week
Madison Craft Beer week is once again upon us, and the hopheads and malt minions rejoice and say "Hallelujah!" Starting May 1st and running through May 10, hundreds of bars, restaurants and liqour stores are celebrating the goodness known as...
Read More
 
Recent Blog Posts
And we're back for 2015!
Hey Triple M Fans! Have you signed up to become the official Triple M Bonnaroo Backstage Blogger yet? Bonnaroo is coming up June 11 - 14th in Manchester, Tennessee and we could send you there! Go here and tell us about your favorite concert...
Read More
World's Worst iPod:Terence Trent D'Arby "Sign Your Name"
"Sign Your Name," Terence Trent D'Arby's follow-up to "Wishing Well" was on the radio a lot in 1988...it made it up to #4 on the charts in the United States. Its repetitive chorus is almost hypnotic, and most likely ear worm inducing (sorry.)...
Read More
5 Things You Probably Didn't Know about the Late, Great B.B. King
When B.B. King passed away May 14th, he left behind a legacy that's impossible to measure, influencing everybody from John Lennon and Eric Clapton to Stevie Ray Vaughan. Here are a few things you may not have known about the man born Riley B. King...
Read More
World's Worst iPod: Neil Sedaka "Laughter in the Rain"
Neil Sedaka had a bunch of hit singles in the 1960's, and some folks probably wished he would have stayed back in the land of Moldy Pre-Beatle Oldies. But Neil came roaring back to life in the 1970's. Somehow, his falsetto singing voice still...
Read More
Discover & Download: Ryan Montbleau Band "Pacing Like Prince"
From RyanMontbleau.com Ryan Montbleau, who has been recording and touring both as a solo act and bandleader for much of the last 15 years, moves people. A gifted songwriter, he has developed a very special history and bond to a deeply-rooted fanbase...
Read More
World's Worst iPod: Billy Ocean "Get Outta My Dreams Get Into My Car"
This might be one of the most unintentionally hilarious songs of the 1980s, but it's a catchy little number and most people wanted to hear "Get Outta My Dreams, Get Into My Car," by Billy Ocean. It was a #1 hit for the Caribbean born singer in...
Read More
Discover & Download: Good Old War "Tell Me What You Want From Me"
From Facebook: Good Old War will release their fourth studio album and first on Nettwerk Records, Broken Into Better Shape. Produced by Jason Lehning (Mat Kearney, Dolly Parton), and featuring lead single "Tell Me What You Want From Me," it follows...
Read More
Kitty's Picks for Madison Craft Beer Week
Madison Craft Beer week is once again upon us, and the hopheads and malt minions rejoice and say "Hallelujah!" Starting May 1st and running through May 10, hundreds of bars, restaurants and liqour stores are celebrating the goodness known as...
Read More
Categories
Archives