ON THE COVER NOW

The Nielsen Family Trust's Kelly Steward on the cover of Maximum Ink's 24 Year Anniversary Issue
Maximum Ink music magazine has been published in print and online since March 7, 1996. Based in Madison, Wisconsin Max Ink is distributed throughout Madison and Surrounding Areas.

Maximum Ink print magazine focuses on live music in Madison and serves as a guide to help Madisonians surf through the hundreds of shows and events taking place throughout the city and surrounding areas each month. Featuring a monthly live music calendar listing venues and events, Max Ink interviews the artists and previews the shows.

Maximum Ink's online presence includes all of the articles, interviews, and monthly columns from the print magazine plus other content not appearing in print like show reviews, cd reviews, and other timely interviews. Max Ink's famous live music calendar is also online and always available on your mobile device, bookmark us now!

LATEST INTERVIEWS & ARTICLES:


Robert Cray @ Barrymore Theatre on March 18, 2020
Madcity Nights - March 2020
Previews for shows around the Madison area
Posted: Monday, March 9, 2020 at 10:12 AM
By Max Ink
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Third Eye Blind
An interview with Third Eye Blind drummer Brad Hargreaves
Posted: Monday, March 9, 2020 at 9:05 PM
By Tommy Rage
(283) Page Views

The Nielsen Family Trust's Kelly Steward on the cover of Maximum Ink's 24 Year Anniversary Issue
The Nielsen Trust
Featuring Kelly Steward & Cheap Trick’s Rick Nielsen
Posted: Monday, March 9, 2020 at 11:30 AM
By Teri Barr
(553) Page Views

The Revivalists - photo by Zackery Michael
The Revivalists
An Interview with Guitarist, Zack Feinberg
Posted: Wednesday, March 4, 2020 at 12:00 PM
By Adam Benavides
(247) Page Views

Camp Trippalindee - photo by Facebook
Camp Trippalindee
Camp Trippalindee Restaurant Review
Posted: Wednesday, March 4, 2020 at 10:23 AM
By Robin Gray
(184) Page Views

Mhos & Ohms
Mhos & Ohms
Madison Drum & Bass Duo interview with Tony Leskinen & Jeramaya Wunderlin
Posted: Tuesday, March 3, 2020 at 6:12 PM
By Mike Huberty
(169) Page Views

The Chieftains include Kevin Conneff (left), Paddy Moloney, and Terry Molloy, as well as newer members.
The Chieftains
The Chieftains Farewell Tour Comes To Milwaukee-Madison Area
Posted: Sunday, March 1, 2020 at 3:07 PM
By Gregory Harutunian
(336) Page Views

The band, as they appeared in the studio last year.
Nektar
Nektar Celebrates 50th Anniversary With Milwaukee Show
Posted: Thursday, February 27, 2020 at 1:34 PM
By Gregory Harutunian
(568) Page Views

Stone Temple Pilots
Stone Temple Pilots - Perdida
Stone Temple Pilot's Jeff Gutt talks about the band's new album Perdida
Posted: Monday, February 24, 2020 at 12:57 PM
By Tommy Rage
(485) Page Views

Mars Hall on the cover of Maximum Ink  - photo by John Flores
Mars Hall
an interview with Jon Scott & Perry Stephen Polito
Posted: Friday, February 7, 2020 at 3:29 PM
By Adam Benavides
(512) Page Views

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MONTHLY COLUMNS


Letter To The People
Commentary by the Publisher
Posted: Saturday, March 7, 2020 at 9:48 AM
By Rökker
Read This Month's Column

Rock Star Death Notices
Posted: Monday, March 9, 2020 at 9:58 AM
Find out who kicked the bucket this month!
Read This Month's Column

Slipped Discs
Discs you may have missed by John Noyd
Posted: Sunday, February 23, 2020 at 10:23 AM
Read This Month's Column

Eclectic Vibes
By Andrew Frey
Show Previews and Reviews plus Micro-Reviews
Posted: Sunday, March 1, 2020 at 6:25 PM
Read This Month's Column


BOOK REVIEWS


Neal Preston: Exhilarated and Exhausted
Author: Neal Preston
Book Review by Michael Sherer
Posted: Friday, November 10, 2017 at 11:21 PM

KISS - 1977-1980, Photography by Lynn Goldsmith
Author: Lynn Goldsmith
Book Review by Michael Sherer
Posted: Sunday, October 15, 2017 at 7:30 PM

[Full List Click Here]


CD/DVD REVIEWS:


Half-handed Cloud
Gathered Out of Thin Air
Review by John Noyd
Posted: Tuesday, November 26, 2019 at 5:59 PM

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Gathered Out of Thin Air
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Posted: Monday, November 25, 2019 at 8:53 PM

Vagabon
Vagabon
Review by John Noyd
Posted: Friday, October 25, 2019 at 6:18 PM

Abram Shook
The Neon Machine
Review by John Noyd
Posted: Saturday, September 28, 2019 at 6:15 PM

The Police
“Everyone Stares: The Police Inside Out”
DVD Review by Michael Sherer
Posted: Sunday, September 1, 2019 at 1:59 PM

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SHOW REVIEWS:


of Montreal
of Montreal with Lily and Horn Horse
Review by John Noyd
Posted: Wednesday, March 18, 2020 at 6:35 PM

Joseph
Joseph with Deep Sea Diver
Review by John Noyd
Posted: Thursday, February 20, 2020 at 7:14 PM

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