Heid Guitar Event

Some photos from the recent Heid Guitar event, featuring longtime MAMAs award winner & nominee, John Masino!

MAMA Announces T-Shirt Design Contest!

Attention students in grades 1 through 12! The Madison Area Music Association (MAMA) is accepting submissions for t-shirt designs for the Official 2015 MAMA T-Shirt. This t-shirt will be featured at the annual MAMA Awards Show in July at the Overture Center. Show off your creativity and enter the MAMA T-Shirt Design Contest – your design could be chosen! The …

Wurst Times Festival 5: “Right to Wurst;” Complete Lineup Announced

Wurst Times Festival V will take place on Saturday, May 23rd running from 11 am – 7 pm. The festival will once again be located at the 701 East Washington complex with two indoor stages and an outdoor stage. The musical lineup (see below) is a broad range of talent and is quite impressive.   Wurst Times is locally run …

Heid Music Donates $7,500 to the Madison Area Music Association

Executive Director of the Madison Area Music Association (MAMA) Curt Davies presents DeDe Heid, Marketing Director of Heid Music, with a Certificate of Appreciation in recognition of Heid Music’s recent donation of $7,500 to the association. The generous donation will be used to further the MAMA’s mission of supporting youth music programs in the Greater Madison Area. (Photo courtesy of …

MAMA Donates Upright Bass

MAMA donated this beautiful upright bass to the Goodman Community Center! Photography by Sweeney Photography

Registration Extended to 2/7!

Didn’t get a chance to register your band for the MAMAs? We’ve extended the registration to 2/7/15! Registration closes at midnight on 2/7, so register now!

MAMAs 2015 Schedule

2015 MAMA AWARDS TIMELINE SEPT 20th – Band/Artist/Youth Registration begins FEBRUARY 7st – Registration closes FEBRUARY 7th – Breakthrough Artist Registration Closes (Youth Registration stays open until May 15th) FEBRUARY 10th – 1st Round voting begins MARCH 9th – 1st Round Voting ends MARCH 28th – FINALIST ANNOUNCEMENT PARTY at The Brink Lounge MARCH 30th – Final Round Voting Begins …