Garage Sessions

The impetus for the ongoing shows is in response to COVID-19 and to put money into the pockets of area musicians.

The partnership has brought together Dylan Overhouse ProductionsMike Makes and La Crosse Local; a new area podcast and magazine promoting the arts, food, and music in the La Crosse area.

Thanks to our Sponsors

Altra Federal Credit Union
Wisconsin Public Radio
Altra Federal Credit Union
More on the The Garage Sessions!

La Crosse, WI | Sept 22, 2020 – In an effort to account for the changing seasons, and to showcase area venues and businesses, Season Two of “Garage Sessions” will be hosted by The Weber Center for the Performing Arts, Dahl Auto Museum, Dave’s Guitar Shop and the Pumphouse Regional Art Center. In-person attendance is not allowed and the events can only be streamed on Facebook.

Additionally, a special partnership has been formed with the Thursday, October 8th show featuring TUGG, The Weber Center for the Performing Arts, Beer By Bike Brigade and the Sabadash App, which will be offering a special raffle to benefit the Weber Center for the Performing Arts.

Dillon Mcardle, Executive Director of the Weber Center for the Performing Arts, commented on the partnership:

“A big THANK YOU! to La Crosse Local for the opportunity to participate in the Garage Sessions! The Weber Center is proud to be a part of the opportunity to support our community and local musicians. In times of uncertainty, the arts become a comfort and form of escape, these opportunities are few and far between right now. Through the partnership with La Crosse Local the Weber Center is utilizing the resources it has to bring you entertainment and support for our local musicians and community. Enjoy and we’ll see you soon!” #thisIsJustIntermission #WellSeeYouSoon #TheShowWillGoOn.

Overarching Sponsors of the “Garage Sessions” include Altra Federal Credit Union, EatStreet, and Wisconsin Public Radio who have stepped up to support Season Two and local area musicians and bands. The partnership has brought together Dylan Overhouse Productions, Mike Makes and La Crosse Local to offer the second season of the 6 session series.

To date, season one of “Garage Sessions” has averaged a reach of 4,300+ a show and has collected $700 + in tips and donations to date for area bands.

The “Garage Sessions” LIVE Season Two begins Thursday October 1, 2020 at 7pm featuring the alternative rock band “The Worst” streaming live at the La Crosse Local Facebook page. viewers and supporters may donate via paypal.me/lacrosselive.

Season Two Schedule:

All shows start at 7:00 PM (CST)

Thursday October 1 , 2020 – The Worst
Weber Center for the Performing Arts

Thursday October 8, 2020 – TUGG
Weber Center for the Performing Arts

Thursday October 15, 2020 – Old Soul Society
Dahl Auto Museum

Thursday October 22, 2020 – David Nash
Pumphouse Regional Art Center

Thursday October 29, 2020 – The Homeland Conspiracy
Weber Center for the Performing Arts

Thursday November 5, 2020 –Toaster Ghost
Dave’s Guitar Shop

Interested businesses or individuals may reach out to Amy Gabay for sponsorship opportunities, or may donate directly to this week’s band at paypal.me/lacrosselive.

About La Crosse Local
La Crosse Local is an arts, food, and entertainment podcast and publication for La Crosse County and its surrounding communities. Find us online at lacrosselocal.com or in your favorite podcast app. lacrosselocal.com

About Dylan Overhouse Productions
Dylan Overhouse Productions brings a unique and creative vision to provide videography and photography packages to artists, commercial entities, and the community of La Crosse, Wisconsin, and beyond. dylanoverhouseproductions.com

About Mike Makes
Mike Makes is a freelance video, photography, and motion graphics service based in La Crosse, Wisconsin creating commercials and promotions for area businesses, and artists. mike-makes.com

Media Contact

Amy Gabay
Media Director
River Travel Media
608-799-5334
amy@rivertravel.org
www.rivertravelmagazine.com
www.lacrosselocal.com

Season 1 Schedule:

~All shows start at 7:00 PM (CST)~

Viewers and supporters may donate via paypal paypal.me/lacrosselive.

Hosted by The Weber Center for the Performing Arts, Dahl Auto Museum, Dave’s Guitar Shop and the Pumphouse Regional Art Center.

Streamed LIVE at the La Crosse Local Facebook (Sorry, no In-person attendance:)

Season 2 Schedule:

Thursday October 1 , 2020 – The Worst
Thursday October 8, 2020 – TUGG
Thursday October 15, 2020 – Old Soul Society
Thursday October 22, 2020 – David Nash
Thursday October 29, 2020 – The Homeland Conspiracy
Thursday November 5, 2020 Toaster Ghost

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About La Crosse Local

La Crosse Local is an arts, food, and entertainment podcast and publication for La Crosse County and its surrounding communities.

Find us online at lacrosselocal.com or in your favorite podcast app.

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