Venue Address (Get Directions)The Brink Lounge
Date and Time
Tuesday, February 5th, 2013 at 7:00pm
Mad Toast Live with Freedy Johnston, Adam James Sorenson, Chris Wagoner & Mary Gaines Music: Clubs: When: 02/05/13 @ 7:00pmCost: $5 donationCall: 661-8599Web: www.madtoastlive.comMore Information: TUESDAY, FEBRUARY 5, 2013 ADAM JAMES SORENSEN 7pm www.adamjamessorensen.com Returning to his native home, Chicago, was the catalyst for his newly released sol debut, "Midwest", which features a highly seasoned group of musicians including violist Eyvind Kant (Bill Frisell, Beck), multi-instrumentalist Mark Spencer (Son Volt), cellist Christopher Hoffman (Henry Threadgill), Seattle singer-songwriter Rachel Harrington and mandolin legend Don Stiernberg. FREEDY JOHNSTON 8pm www.freedyjohnston.com After Rolling Stone and Spin hailed his 1992 release, "Can You Fly" a masterpiece, its success led to a major label deal with Elektra (produced by Butch Vig), for whom Johnston released "This Perfect World in 1994, which included his breakthrough hit, "Bad Reputation". Other critically acclaimed albums followed including "Blue Days, Black Nights, produced by T-Bone Burnett. Critics have continued to praise Johnston effusively, solidifying his reputation as one of the finest and most singular voices in the singer-songwriter genre. Splitting his time between NYC and Madison, WI, Johnston is currently writing and recording songs for his next album, tentatively titled "Neon Repairman". A few years back you may have heard Freedy along with Garbage alums, Butch Vig and Doug Erikson and Madison main-stays James "Pie Cown, Bill "Stick" Bielefeld and Jay Moran in a rare appearance of the Know-It-All-Boyfriends.