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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:


Eau Claire rockers VENISON
Madcity Nights - November 2019
Previews of shows around the Madison area
Posted: Friday, November 1, 2019 at 4:49 PM
By Max Ink
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John Lodge of the Moody Blues
John Lodge of The Moody Blues
An interview with John Lodge
Posted: Sunday, November 3, 2019 at 6:57 PM
By Tommy Rage
(101) Page Views

Trigger Hippy
Trigger Hippy
An interview with Steve Gorman, founding member of The Black Crowes, and drummer for Trigger Hippy
Posted: Friday, November 1, 2019 at 4:59 PM
By Mike Huberty
(264) Page Views

The Mascot Theory - photo by Kristen Weier
The Mascot Theory 2019
Erik Kjelland Talks New Live CD and FlannelFest
Posted: Friday, November 1, 2019 at 4:46 PM
By Teri Barr
(212) Page Views

 - photo by Facebook
Lakeside St Coffee House
A Foodie Review
Posted: Friday, November 1, 2019 at 4:24 PM
By Robin Gray
(124) Page Views

FlowPoetry
FlowPoetry
FlowPoetry Celebrates Book Release with Three-act Rock and Roll Show
Posted: Friday, November 1, 2019 at 11:09 AM
By Adam Benavides
(289) Page Views

Wes Scantlin - photo by Facebook #Puddleofmudd
Puddle Of Mudd 2019
An interview with founder, guitarist and singer Wes Scantlin
Posted: Wednesday, October 16, 2019 at 6:53 PM
By Tommy Rage
(692) Page Views

Tom Keifer Band - photo by Facebook #TomKeiferOfficial
Tom Keifer
an interview with Cinderella's Former Frontman
Posted: Wednesday, October 16, 2019 at 4:53 PM
By Tommy Rage
(290) Page Views

Armchair Boogie playing Live on King Street in Madison - photo by Tony Mueller Phine Art Photography
Armchair Boogie
Newgrass or Jamgrass? an interview with Ben Majeska
Posted: Monday, October 7, 2019 at 1:23 PM
By Teri Barr
(543) Page Views

The Hussy coming to Crystal Corner Oct. 11, 2019 - photo by Scotify Studios
Madcity Nights - October 2019
Previews for shows around Madison and surrounding areas
Posted: Thursday, October 3, 2019 at 5:39 PM
By Max Ink
(627) Page Views

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MONTHLY COLUMNS


Letter To The People
Commentary by the Publisher
Posted: Monday, November 4, 2019 at 9:23 AM
By Rökker
Read This Month's Column

Rock Star Death Notices
Posted: Monday, November 4, 2019 at 10:00 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: Saturday, October 19, 2019 at 3:49 PM
Read This Month's Column

Eclectic Vibes
By Andrew Frey
Show Previews and Reviews plus Micro-Reviews
Posted: Friday, November 1, 2019 at 8:31 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

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CD/DVD REVIEWS:


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

Vibrationland
Private Bits
Review by John Noyd
Posted: Monday, January 28, 2019 at 9:17 PM

Cold Black River
Tales Of Death And The Devil
CD Review by Sal Serio
Posted: Sunday, November 11, 2018 at 2:20 PM

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SHOW REVIEWS:



Farm Aid 2019
Review by John Noyd
Posted: Saturday, September 28, 2019 at 3:36 PM

Rival Sons
Rival Sons swing into Milwaukee for special night at The Pabst Theatre
Review by Linette Britt
Posted: Monday, August 26, 2019 at 8:32 PM

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