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3 fun music and education events in Milwaukee this weekend

3 fun music and education events in Milwaukee this weekend
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By Hoodline - Published on January 17, 2019.

If you're a musician, there's no time like the present to take advantage of music and education events. From a record release show to a digital distribution workshop to a networking party for artists, here are local events worth checking out this weekend.

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Driveway Thriftdwellers Record Release Show with Coyote Brother (Hayward Williams and J. Hardin)

Support local musicians this Friday and celebrate the release of Milwaukee's own Driveway Thriftdwellers' release of a new album at Anodyne Coffee Roasting Co. The band has evolved from guys playing Flying Brothers Burritos tunes to an acclaimed country music act that won the 2017 WAMI Country Artist of the Year Award. 

When: Friday, Jan. 18, 8-11:30 p.m.
Where: Anodyne Coffee Roasting Co., 224 W. Bruce St.
Admission: $10 (Advance Tickets); $12 (At Door)

Click here for more details, and to get your tickets

Backline Workshops: Digital Distribution

If you're in the music business, find out how to make money doing what you love. This workshop begins with an overview of music industry tools like Apple Music For Artists and Spotify. Industry leaders will also talk about the future of the music business. Food will be provided; RSVP required. 

When: Saturday, Jan. 19, noon-3 p.m.
Where: 88Nine Studios, 220 E. Pittsburgh Ave.
Admission: Free

Click here for more details, and to register

The Green Room Party by Backline

If you're a creative, this networking party is for you. This Saturday, head out to No Studios Lounge for the Green Room Party where you can mingle with other creatives, make connections and share resources. Space is limited, and registration is required. 

When: Saturday, Jan. 19, 8-11 p.m.
Where: Nō Studios, 158 1037 W. McKinley Ave.
Admission: Free

Click here for more details, and to register