Saturday October 28, 2017
I'll be singing backup in a Tom Petty Tribute as part of Boo Grass for books, a benefit for Literacy Network. Come on out for lots of fun with the Oak Street Ramblers and Shotgun Mary at High Noon Saloon! 3 to 5:30pm.
Saturday October 14, 2017
The German Art Students open for the third night of Turkey Fest. Supporting Fox Face, Blaha, and Fire Heads! This one is free at the incomparable Mickey's Tavern. 10pm.
September 28-30, October 5-7, 2017
Tragedy meets Travolta in Are We Delicious? Bacchae! the Dionysus Disco Musical. An all-star cast of Madison musicians, writers, and performers join to create a full-length comic musical based on the ancient Greek tragedy of the god Dionysus and the Bacchae, a bunch of nasty women who reach ecstasy through wine, dancing and tearing apart animals with their bare hands. Set to an original disco and 70’s music score, Are We Delicious? explores the conflict between conformity and freedom, structure and chaos. TICKETS.
Writer/Actors: Cat Capellaro, Elayne Juten, Brad Knight, Kelly Maxwell, and Karen Saari
Composer/Musicians: H.R. Britton, Annelies Howell, Brandon Jensen, Alivia Kleinfeldt, and Andrew Rohn
FRIDAY September 8, 2017
The German Art Students will celebrate our 20 year anniversary with a party at High Noon Saloon. We've invited The Coolhand Band (reunion!), Proud Parents, and The Pamphleteers (Chicago) to celebrate with us. 8pm. $10.
FRIDAY August 25, 2017
I'll be playing bass with Gold Dust Women, a Fleetwood Mac tribute band featuring Ellie Erickson (Imaginary Watermelon), Ginny Kincaid (Nester), Shawndell Marks, Kelly Maxwell (Little Red Wolf, Monkey Business Improv) and Meghan Rose (The Loud Soft Loud). We'll play a special extended set for the Orton Park Festival. 6:30pm.
SUNDAY August 13, 2017
The German Art Students open for The Quickies for a once-in-a-blue-moon reunion show at High Noon Saloon. 6pm. $6 (an entertainment bargain at twice the price!)
TUESDAY August 8, 2017
The German Art Students rock the Girls Rock Camp stage.
FRIDAY July 21, 2017
The German Art Students play Kiki's House of Righteous Music! We'll be re-releasing our debut album "What Did You Expect, Heartland Rock?" with two new tracks! 8pm. $10.
THURSDAY July 20, 2017
Kelly Maxwell and I play the Girls Rock Camp Stage.
SATURDAY July 8, 2017
Danny Hicks and I play the Fort Atkinson Farmers Market, featuring delicious local produce, honey, baked goods and more!
SATURDAY July 1, 2017
The German Art Students and Chrash open for the legendary Minneapolis band, The Suburbs at High Noon Saloon. 9pm. $20 adv/$25 dos.
SATURDAY June 17, 2017
The Fauxtons support Milwaukee's funniest comedy quiz show, I Should Know This. Get your tickets in advance for this one! 7:30pm. $10.
WEDNESDAY June 14, 2017
I'll be playing bass in Mystery Achievers (Pretenders Tribute. We'll rock a High Noon Happy Hour with BingBong. 5:30pm. $5.
SATURDAY June 3, 2017
The Fauxtons open for Imaginary Watermelon for their Album Release! Bos Meadery. 6:30pm.
SATURDAY May 13, 2017
The German Art Students plays Mile of Music with Imaginary Watermelon and Punk Ass Unicorns Free. 8:00 am.
SATURDAY May 13, 2017
The German Art Students plays MAMA Cares, a fundraiser for with Primitive Culture, Paul Filipowicz, The Moon Gypsies and more! At the Brink Lounge.
WEDNESDAY April 12, 2017
The German Art Students play a High Noon Saloon Happy Hour with Glassmen! $5. 5:30 pm.
SATURDAY April 1, 2017
The German Art Students rock Gabe's Oasis in Iowa City, Iowa! With The Chair Men, Blackbird Bridge, and Pets with Human Names.
FRIDAY March 31, 2017
The German Art Students invade Lefty's in Des Moines, Iowa! With Longbottom Leaf and The Lesserhasbeens.
THURSDAY March 30, 2017
The German Art Students hit Eighth Street Tap Room in Lawrence Kansas! With Jon Harrison and the Harrisonics.
SATURDAY March 25, 2017
I'll be playing bass with the Jagged Little Pills (Alanis Morissette Tribute featuring Ginny Kincaid) and The Heroines (Hole Tribute featuring Meghan Rose. The night kicks off with Seasaw as the White Stripes. Crystal Corner Bar. $10. 9:30pm.
SATURDAY March 18, 2017
The German Art Students are at The Frequency with Imaginary Watermelon and Treemo! $7. 9pm.
WEDNESDAY February 22, 2017
The Fauxtons join BingBong for a High Noon Saloon Happy Hour. 5:30pm. $5.
TUESDAY February 14, 2017
The German Art Students support Vanessa Silberman with We Should Have Been DJ's. At The Frequency.
SATURDAY January 21, 2017
The Fauxtons plus special guests pay tribute to the Beach Boys as part of the Exile on Willy Street production of Pet Sounds and Endless Summer. It's at High Noon Saloon. 9pm. $10.
FRIDAY January 20, 2017
The Fauxtons play Night of Hope at Grey's Tied House in Verona. Join us for fun and fundraising for cancer research. 4:30pm to 8:30pm.
FRIDAY January 6, 2017
It's Friday night! Come down to Funk's Pub (Fitchburg) to check out some Joan Jett and Pretenders tunes. Stick around to rock with BingBong. 8pm. FREE.
TUESDAY December 13, 2016
I get to play bass in The Jett Set (a Joan Jett Tribute) and Mystery Achievers (a Pretenders Tribute)...AND it's for a great cause - Guitars for Vets. 5pm at High Noon Saloon. $15 suggested donation.
SATURDAY December 10, 2016
Surprise cameo at Wintersong, a benefit for Second Harvest Food bank. $20.
SATURDAY November 26, 2016
The German Art Students invade the Fox River Valley to play Lyric Room in Green Bay with Holly and the Nice Lions and Band of Seahorses.
WEDNESDAY November 23, 2016
Madison's newest supergroup, Max Capacity and the Sellouts, host a Thanksgiving Eve party at the Harmony Bar. 8pm.
SATURDAY October 29, 2016
I'm playing bass in The Jagged Little Pills, an Alanis Morissette tribute band at High Noon Saloon for Freakin' Halloweekend. 12:30 am. $10.
SATURDAY September 3, 2016
Gold Dust Women reunite (and it feels so good!) for a party in Reedsburg. 7pm.
THURSDAY August 11, 2016
The German Art Students rock out at Girls Rock Camp Madison.
THURSDAY August 4, 2016
The Fauxtons play the High Noon Saloon Patio. EP Release party! We'll play the EP in it's entirety and a bunch of fun new covers. 6pm. Free!
SATURDAY July 30, 2016
The Fauxtons play the Fort Atkinson Farmers' Market. PIck up some great local produce and a muffin.
FRIDAY July 29, 2016
The Fauxtons play a Purple House Party. ROCK.
SATURDAY July 16, 2016
The Fauxtons play Be the Cure in Mount Horeb, a fundraiser for the Carbone Cancer Center. 5pm.
WEDNESDAY July 13, 2016
The German Art Students reunite with Damsel Trash at the Frequency for midsummer ROCK. Prepare yourselves. 8pm.
TUESDAY June 21, 2016
Playing Make Music Madison on the Solstice! At Rutabega Paddlesports. 5pm. Free!
THURSDAY June 16, 2016
Danny Hicks and I join Evan Murdock and the Imperfect Strangers for Sing Me Back Home, a tribute to Merle Haggard. High Noon Saloon at 8 pm.
WEDNESDAY June 15, 2016
At High Noon Saloon with SheShe and Oh My Love. ROCK. More details coming soon...7 pm.
FRIDAY May 20, 2016
At Mickey's Tavern with Treemo and The Deeps. Free!
SATURDAY May 14, 2016
The Fauxtons play the Maker Faire at Monona Terrace. We'll be people powered! 1:15 pm. $5 youth/$10 adults.
SATURDAY May 7, 2016
The Shirley Manson Family and Venus In Furs help celebrate the Mad Rollin' Dolls Championship. At High Noon Saloon. $5/free with ticket stub.
THURSDAY April 21, 2016
Doubleheader! Coco's Birthday Party at High Noon Saloon. German Art Students supporting the Gold Dust Women. 7pm.
TUESDAY April 5, 2016
German Art Students play the Jimmy K show at the Frequency.
SATURDAY March 19, 2016
Ye Olde Bucket of Blood celebrates St. Patrick's Day!
SATURDAY March 12, 2016
The German Art Students open for Dressy Bessy at Kiki's House of Righteous Music. We're over the moon about this one! 8pm.
THURSDAY January 28, 2016
The German Art Students play a Union Cab Community Showcase at The Frequency, between Cowboy Winter and Devil to Drag. This one will rock your socks off. 7pm. $10.
SATURDAY January 23, 2016
The Exile Project takes on The White Album. At High Noon Saloon. 9pm. $10
FRIDAY January 22, 2016
The Fauxtons play Night of Hope at Gray's Tied House in Verona. Join us for a great cause - all proceeds to the Carbone Cancer Center. With Mud Music. 5:30pm.
SATURDAY January 16, 2016
Gold Dust Women, a Fleetwood Mac Tribute, rocks the Crystal Corner Bar. We'll be joined by Tributes to Billy Joel and The Rolling Stones. 10 pm. $8.
FRIDAY January 8, 2016
The German Art Students rock out with The Imperial Them, BingBong and Damsel Trash. This is gonna be fun. At the Frequency at 10 pm. $5.
SATURDAY December 12, 2015
Surprise cameo at Wintersong, a benefit for Second Harvest Food bank. $20.
SATURDAY December 5, 2015
Singing the National Anthem with Kelly Maxwell and Meghan Rose at the Mad Rollin' Dolls season opener at Alliant Energy Center. 6pm. $10.
SUNDAY November 29, 2015
The Fauxtons play a benefit for Las Diosas, a women's farmer cooperative in Nicaragua. At High Noon Saloon with El Valiente and Honor Monsters. 6pm. $7.
SATURDAY November 14, 2015
The German Art Students open for The Drain (Album Release!) at Mickey's Tavern. With The Moguls. 10 pm. Free!
SATURDAY October 31, 2015
I'll be joining Meghan Rose, Kelly Maxwell, Shawni Marks, and Ginny Kincaid as Gold Dust Women, a Fleetwood Mac tribute band for High Noon Saloon's Freakin' Halloweekend. 8 pm. $10.
THURSDAY October 1, 2015
The Shirley Manson Family and The Heroins rise from the ashes for
"Cover Me," a benefit for the Wisconsin Coalition Against Sexual Assault at High Noon Saloon. 8pm. $10 suggested donation.
WEDNESDAY September 30, 2015
The German Art Students play The Frequency. Supporting Jennifer Hall with Evan Murdock. 9 pm. $7
THURSDAY September 17, 2015
The Fauxtons got rained out on the High Noon Saloon Patio but it was still fun to hang out with our friends.
FRIDAY September 4, 2015
The German Art Students join The Fauxtons and BingBong to celebrate Danny Hicks' big birthday at Funk's Pub. 9 pm. Free!
THURSDAY September 3, 2015
The German Art Students join We are the Wild Things in supporting The Complication at The Frequency. 7pm. $5 cheap! ($8 under 21).
SATURDAY August 8, 2015
The German Art Students will play a rare semi-acoustic set at The Great Taste of the Midwest. 1:00 pm.
TUESDAY August 4, 2015
The German Art Students will play a happy hour set at High Noon Saloon! 6:00 pm.
SATURDAY July 18, 2015
The Fauxtons play "Be the Cure," a fundraiser in Mourt Horeb for the Carbone Cancer Center. 6:00 pm
FRIDAY July 3, 2015
I'll be joining The Shirley Manson Family (Garbage Tribute) and The Heroins (Hole Tribute) at High Noon Saloon. We'll be playing with an Alice in Chains Tribute. Come on down and get back into the 90's!
SUNDAY June 28, 2015
Girls Rock Camp Showcase at The Loft (Goodman Community Center). 4:00 pm. $5.
SATURDAY June 27, 2015
Come on out to the Fort Atkinson Farmers' Market for fabulous fresh produce, baked goods, honey and more! The Fauxtons will play from 9 am to 11 am.
SATURDAY May 9, 2015
Busking for Books for the Literacy Network. We'll be outside at the corner of State and Johnson, outside Tutto Pasta. 1:00 to 3:00 pm. Free! (But we gladly take donations for the Literacy Network).
SATURDAY May 2, 2015
Providing pre-show music for "The Point of It All" at Broom Street Theater. 10:00 pm. $9
TUESDAY April 4, 2015
I'm joining the The Heroins on bass guitar. That's Meghan Rose's awesome Hole Tribute band. We play a The Crystal Corner Bar with Top Jimmy (Van Halen tribute) and The Creeps (The Cramps tribute). 10 pm.
FRIDAY March 27, 2015
The Fauxtons open for The Sigourney Weavers at Mickey's Tavern. 10 pm. Free!
SATURDAY March 14, 2015
Ye Olde Bucket of Blood
FRIDAY February 13, 2015
The German Art Students open for Meghan Rose's Album Release Party at the Inferno! With Modern Mod, Les Cougars, and DJ Wyatt Agard. 8 pm.
SATURDAY January 24, 2015
"Exile on Willy Street" pays tribute to the iconic Rolling Stones album. I'll be joining local musicians at High Noon Saloon at 9 pm. Low Czars opens.
FRIDAY January 23, 2015
The Fauxtons play at Gray's Tied House for a benefit for the Carbone Cancer Center. With MUD Music.
The German Art Students play Willy Street Fair on the WORT Underground Music Stage at 3:30 pm. Free!
The German Art Students play at The Crystal Corner Bar, supporting Red Tape Diaries and Damsel Trash! 9:30 pm.
I'm coaching a band in the Madison Girls' Rock Camp Showcase. 1:00 pm at The Red Zone on Regent Street - $5
Madison Girls' Rock Camp! I'll be playing a lunch set.
The German Art Students play Reverend Norb's birthday party at Phat Headz in Green Bay.
Danny Hicks and I play with others at Be the Cure - a fundraiser for the Carbone Cancer Center - Mount Horeb
I'm coaching a band for the Madison Girls' Rock Camp Showcase at the Goodman Community Center. 4:00 pm.
SATURDAY March 15, 2014
Celebrating St. Patrick's Day with Bucket O'Blood at the Golden Throne Lounge
Playing in the German Art Students at Washington Hall in Oshkosh. Fundraiser for Jamie Shelton Binder.
Playing in the German Art Students at Mickey's, supporting Crackity Jones.
Playing in an unnamed project (later to become The Fauxtons) At Grey's Tied House for the Night of Hope (Carbone Center Fundraiser). Supporting MUD Music. 5:00 pm
Playing in the German Art Students at the Crystal Corner Bar with BingBong and The August Teens. Celebrating over 15 years of GAS!
At Kiki's House of Righteous Music, Playing with Danny Hicks and opening for Jann Klose. 8 pm.
At Phatheadz in Green Bay, playing in The German Art Students. Supporting Gary White and the Rockets and Christopher Gold.
At The Crystal Corner Bar, playing solo acoustic to support the Solidarity Singers Defense fund.
SATURDAY July 27, 2013
Playing in Centime at Be the Cure cancer benefit in Mount Horeb.
TUESDAY June 25, 2013
Playing bass in SMD band at the Frequency. Opening for Context Clues.
THURSDAY June 20, 2013
Playing bass in Sean Michael Dargan band at the John Michael Kohler Arts Center in Sheboygan WI.
SATURDAY May 4, 2013
Playing a late St. Patrick's Day show in the world-famous Bucket O'Blood in Middleton WI.
FRIDAY May 3, 2013
Playing in The German Art Students at Mickey's.
TUESDAY April 23, 2013
Playing in Centime at High Noon Saloon, supporting New People.
SATURDAY April 20, 2013
Playing in The German Art Students at the International Pop Overthrow Festival at the Red Line Tap in Chicago IL.
FRIDAY April 19, 2013
Playing in The German Art Students at Colleen's Birthday Bash at High Noon Saloon.
SATURDAY April 6, 2013
Playing in Centime at Mother Fool's Coffee House. With the Jokes.
FRIDAY March 8, 2013
Playing in Centime at High Noon Saloon.
THURSDAY February 14, 2013
Playing in ChronicTown (REM tribute) at High Noon Saloon. Supporting the Roman Dicks (Romantics Tribute)
FRIDAY January 18, 2013
Playing in Centime at the Night of Hope Benefit at Gray's Tied House. With MUD Music.
MONDAY December 31, 2012
Playing in ChronicTown (REM tribute at High Noon Saloon.
SATURDAY November 24, 2012
Playing in Centime at Crystal Corner Bar with Venus in Furs and Shooter Jane.
SATURDAY October 27, 2012
Playing in Mauston (Boston Tribute) at Freakin Halloweekend at High Noon Saloon.
SATURDAY October 20, 2012
Playing in Mauston and Centime at Purple House Party at the Purple House .
Sunday September 9, 2012
Playing in Centime and The German Art Students at High Noon Saloon.
SATURDAY September 8, 2012
Playing in The German Art Students at the Majestic. Opening for The Suburbs!
FRIDAY August 24, 2012
Playing in The German Art Students at High Noon Saloon.
FRIDAY June 1, 2012
Playing in Centime at Labor Rally. Opening for Tom Morello and Jackson Browne!
FRIDAY May 18, 2012
Playing in The German Art Students at Mickey's
FRIDAY May 11, 2012
Playing in Centime at Mickey's
SATURDAY April 21, 2012
Playing in the German Art Students for Record Store Day
WEDNESDAY April 11, 2012
Playing in Centime at High Noon Saloon. EP release party!
WEDNESDAY March 25, 2012
Playing in Centime at High Noon Saloon.
SATURDAY March 3, 2012
Playing in The German Art Students at High Noon Saloon. Isaac B's birthday bash!
SUNDAY February 13, 2012
Playing in The German Art Students at Lowelapalooza - a benefit for Lowell School. Harmony Bar.
FRIDAY January 27, 2012
Playing at Night of Hope - a benefit for the Carbone Cancer Center. at Gray's Tied House.
FRIDAY December 23, 2011
Centime plays a double set at Talula.
FRIDAY December 16, 2011
The German Art Students plays at The Frequency for Dane 101's anniversary party.
THURSDAY December 8, 2011
Centime plays The Frequency!
SUNDAY November 11, 2011
The German Art Students play the Frequency.
SATURDAY September 10, 2011
Centime plays the Crystal Corner Bar with Josh Harty.
SATURDAY September 17, 2011
The German Art Students rock The Frequency, opening for Keef Klug and the Surgical Precision.
TUESDAY September 20, 2011
Centime splits the bill with Croaker for a High Noon Saloon Happy Hour.
FRIDAY August 19, 2011
Centime rocks Pooley's!
SATURDAY August 13, 2011
Annelies Howell and Danny Hicks at the Fort Atkinson Farmers Market.
THURSDAY August 11, 2011
The German Art Students play Mickey's Tavern with Sparklef*ck and Dirty Dancing.
TUESDAY August 2, 2011
Centime rocks the High Noon Saloon Happy Hour. With Croaker!
SATURDAY June 11, 2011
Centime rocks Pooley's for the very first time!
TUESDAY May 10, 2011
The German Art Students and Centime share the bill for a High Noon Saloon Happy Hour.
FRIDAY January 21, 2011
Centime debuts at Night of Hope at Grey's Tied House. Supporing MUD Music
THURSDAY January 6, 2011
The Love Cats (Cure Tribute) and The German Art Students at Mickey's
SATURDAY September 4, 2011
The German Art Students rock the near west side at a block party.
SATURDAY April 3, 2010
The German Art Students rock the Frequency.
SATURDAY March 13, 2010
Ye Olde Bucket of Blood brings classic Irish music to Genna's.
Annelies began performing at Open Mic nights at the Memorial Union and local coffee houses in the early 90's. She's been a member of The German Art Students, Madison's (Wisconsin) new wave weirdos, since 1997. She's also been a member of a variety of tribute bands honoring Boston, REM, Garbage, Hole, and Fleetwood Mac (Gold Dust Women won a Madison Area Music Association Award for Cover Band Performer in 2016) . She currently plays alt-folk-rock in The Fauxtons.
Rolling Stone called The German Art Students "New Wave Weirdos." They won two Madison Area Music Association Awards for 2015: Rock Performer and Rock Album (Time Machine). They took home Alternative Performer in 2016 and Rock Performer in 2017.