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The Back Bar in Janesville (Back of the Yards was it's name under a previous owner)

The Back Bar

1901 Beloit Ave (Hwy G)
Janesville, WI 53546
Tel: (608) 741-0001

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Live Music Schedule:

11/4 Red Flags, Middle Aged Overdose, Emerald Phantoms, Bury The Enemy
11/9 Framing The Red
11/10 Paradise Kitty, Signalfire, Rumours. Mixed Company
11/11 Sinister Fate, Worm, Sweetalk
11/16 Krash Karma, Black Belt Theater, Evade The Enemy, American Zeros
11/17 Austin John Winkler (of Hinder), Shallow Side, Remada, Roxtar, Ingnescent
11/18 Another Lost Year, Drugs Delaney

12/2 Soil, Flaw, Beyond Threshold, Gabriel & The Apocalypse, Reckless Redemption, Alpha Villain, Static Signal
12/9 Static Signal, Psychobilly Death Clown
12/16 Sliver
12/23 20 Watt Tombstone, Alloy Plot, Brad Arndt & The Busted Knuckle Band
12/30 Crush Point, Vulgar
12/31 NYE w/ Revolution-X, On My Six, L.I.F.E.

1/26 Hookers & Blow: All Celebrity Band feat. Dizzy Reed (Guns N’ Roses), Alex Grossi (Quiet Riot), Chip Z’Nuff (Enuff Z’Nuff), Todd Kerns (Slash), Johnny Kelly (Danzig & Type O Negative), Comedy w/ Don Jamieson (That Metal Show)

Updated: 10/31/17 6:45pm


BoB & Diane’s The Back Bar in Janesville, WI, a Venue built for live music since the 70’s. Together, we put together an awesome club that hosts some of the best Hard Rock and Light Metal bands in the area. We book different mixes of Local, Regional and National acts for each week. Recent National acts have been BRAIN SURGEONS NYC (Albert Bouchard of BLUE OYSTER CULT & Ross The Boss of MANOWAR), NAKED BEGGARS (Jeff Labar & Eric Britingham of CINDERELLA), Michael Angelo Batio, JIMMY NEWQUIST & CAROLINE’S SPINE, ON A PALE HORSE (Josh Brainard of SLIPKNOT), ROCK COUNTY (Tommy Holland of STEPPENWOLF). HEAD EAST and a few well know rock bands from the 70’s and 80’s played here in the 70’s and 80’s.


From Madison take Interstate 39\90 South to the Avalon Rd. exit just south of Janesville proper, exit 177. Go west to the first stoplight, HWY G, take a right, go for another half mile, Back Bar is on the right.

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