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Madge Music Makes the Rounds with National Fall Tour

Rising pop artist hailing from Salt Lake City, Madge begins a national tour from Washington State to New York with a stop in Washington D.C. at DC9 on September 27, 2003.

Exceptionally timed with the recent release of her latest EP, ravepack, and featuring the single “notss,” the tour is certain to span the gap between goth and pop through tight rhythms and shadow-invoking imagery.

ravepack album art featuring Madge with a shaved head and wearing black pleather.
ravepack EP artwork

About the EP, Madge says, “ravepack is pop from the dungeon, an exploration of adorable meets f*cked up in the post-Soviet underground. I was 90 percent sad and 10 percent raving when I made these songs, produced by Grandbankss and co-written with Tzar. Between each track is an interlude that I created myself DJ-style so the mixtape translates as one continuous set to feel existential dread to.”

“notts” is a beautifully complicated track with echoes of VGM, industrial, and J-pop and features a vocal arrangement full of effects that is utilized to capture a very particular tone throughout. If you’d like to hear a more natural sounding vocal, check out “one heart baby,” though throughout the album a variety of vocal effects are displayed to help convey various emotions or resonances.

09/11/23 – Seattle, WA @ Madame Lou’s
09/12/23 – Portland, OR @ Doug Fir Lounge
09/14/23 – San Francisco, CA @ Cafe Du Nord
09/15/23 – Los Angeles, CA @ The Echo
09/16/23 – Las Vegas, NV @ Soulbelly BBQ
09/19/23 – Denver, CO @ Globe Hall
09/22/23 – Minneapolis, MN @ 7th St. Entry
09/23/23 – Chicago, IL @ Beat Kitchen
09/26/23 – Philadelphia, PA @ Kung Fu Necktie
09/27/23 – Washington, DC @ DC9
09/28/23 – Brooklyn, NY @ Elsewhere Zone One

= supporting Zand

When stopping into D.C.’s “tri-level hipster hangout with snug basement bar, music stage with dance parties & rooftop deck” on Sept 27, Madge will be supporting ZAND, who coined the term ‘ugly pop’ with their November 2020 debut EP, Ugly Pop.

“notts” is available now on major streaming platforms like Spotify, and Apple Music.

Daniel Warren Hill

Daniel Warren Hill is an American musician, writer, and motivational speaker. He is best known as the frontman for Washington DC area Alternative Rock band YellowTieGuy, as co-founder of Capitol Groove Collective, and increasing the exposure of artists on a global scale through his work with Alchemical Records. 

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