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