Tracy Jane Comer

Singer-Songwriter and Multi-Instrumentalist

www.tracyjanecomer.com

"Another excellent acoustic track...[Comer] dances all over the strings with shimmering note flurries and dynamic flair...."

- GUITAR PLAYER MAGAZINE

"...A strong vocalist and wonderful player on cello, piano, guitar, fiddle, and hammered dulcimer..."

- THE BRIDGE WORKS
(Nashville, TN)

"It is the very inability of the critic to easily hem her into a box that points to Tracy Comer's magnificent songwriting abilities..."

- A&R SELECT

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Past Shows - 2017

Past shows by year: 2017 | 2016 | 2015 | 2014 | 2013 | 2012 | 2011 | 2010
2009 | 2008 |2007 | 2006 | 2005 | 2004 | 2003 | 2002

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Date/Time Act Location

Jan 20, 2017 (Fri)
7:30pm

No cover (Donations)

Common Chord

The Brink Lounge
701 East Washington St., Madison, WI

"From folk to swing and lots in between." Singer/songwriters Michael Bryant, Tracy Jane Comer, and Bruce Buttel combine with supporting artists Delores Jenison, Faye Bruggink, and Alan Maslowski to offer an evening of originals and unique covers with varied instrumentation and lots of harmonies.

CD RELEASE CONCERT/PARTY! Please join us to celebrate our first group CD. See www.commonchord.us for more about this group.

Jan 28, 2017 (Sat)
7-9:30pm

No cover (Donations)

Common Chord

Tuvalu Cafe
300 South Main St, Verona, WI 53593
(608) 845-6800

Common Chord - Self-Titled Release 2017"From folk to swing and lots in between." Singer/songwriters Michael Bryant, Tracy Jane Comer, and Bruce Buttel combine with supporting artists Delores Jenison and Faye Bruggink to offer an evening of originals and unique covers with varied instrumentation and lots of harmonies. See www.commonchord.us for more about this group.

ANOTHER CD RELEASE CONCERT/PARTY! Please join us to celebrate our first group CD. See www.commonchord.us for more about this group.

Feb 11, 2017 (Sat)
7pm

No cover (Donations)

Common Chord

Prairie Coffeehouse
Prairie Coffeehouse / Spring Prairie Lutheran Church
N509 County Road C De Forest WI 53532 (608) 846-4178

"From folk to swing and lots in between." Singer/songwriters Michael Bryant, Tracy Jane Comer, and Bruce Buttel combine with supporting artists Delores Jenison and Faye Bruggink to offer an evening of originals and unique covers with varied instrumentation and lots of harmonies. (All Ages * Freewill offering)

See www.commonchord.us for more about this group.

Feb 15, 2017 (Wed)
6 to
8:30 pm

No cover (Donations)

Briana Patrice Trio

Me & Julio
2784 S. Fish Hatchery Road, Fitchburg WI 53711
608-278-1428

Our first time here! Please drop in and enjoy some fine drinks and food in this lovely and spacious redesigned space...at very reasonable prices. Briana is a hugely talented young vocalist who performs tunes of many styles and eras...from Beyonce and Adele to Sinatra to '70s dance tunes. I play guitar and keys and sing backup and Alan Maslowski handles percussion.

Feb 16, 2017 (Thu)
7pm

No cover (Donations)

Briana Patrice Trio

The Brink Lounge
701 East Washington St., Madison, WI

Briana is a hugely talented young vocalist who performs tunes of many styles and eras...from Beyonce and Adele to Sinatra to '70s dance tunes. I play guitar and keys and sing backup and Alan Maslowski handles percussion, and Melody Roehl Bruckner adds additional backing vocals. Extra help for this show from the wonderful harmonizer Delores Jenison, and an additional guest artist, Kristin Landis on cello!

March 8, 2017 (Wed)
6 to
8:30 pm

No cover (Donations)

Briana Patrice Trio

Me & Julio
2784 S. Fish Hatchery Road, Fitchburg WI 53711
608-278-1428

Back by request! We have a series of dates at this lovely and spacious redesigned space. Great food (variety menu) and drinks at very reasonable prices. Briana is a hugely talented young vocalist who performs tunes of many styles and eras...from Beyonce and Adele to Sinatra to '70s dance tunes. I play guitar and keys and sing backup and Alan Maslowski handles percussion, and Melody Roehl Bruckner adds additional backing vocals.

Mar 10, 2017 (Fri)
6:30-8:30pm

No cover (Donations)

Acoustic Alloy

Fisher King Winery (NEW VENUE)
1105 Laser Street, Verona WI 53593
(608) 437-6020

TC (Theresa Peart) is in town visiting and we will use this opportunity to do an Acoustic Alloy duo show at this great winery, relocated recently from Mt. Horeb!
Check out their website and Facebook page.
(This is a bit of a last minute add-on, so please help us spread the word!)

Mar 11, 2017 (Sat)
7:00-9:30pm

Free
(Donations)

Common Chord

Lakeside Street Coffee House
(NOTE: We play in the bar area, where they have beer and wine)

402 W. Lakeside St , Madison WI 53715
608-441-7599

The Common Chord gang (Michael, Tracy, Bruce, Delores and Faye) will offer an evening of originals and unique covers with varied instrumentation and lots of harmonies. Special guest set by Efren Vinueza (see also 3/16/2017). See www.commonchord.us for more about this group.

Mar 16, 2017 (Thu)
7pm

No cover (Donations)

Common Chord

The Brink Lounge
701 East Washington St., Madison, WI

The Common Chord gang (Michael, Tracy, Bruce, Faye) will offer an evening of originals and unique covers with varied instrumentation and lots of harmonies. PLUS a special guest set by a new friend, singer/songwriter Efren Vinueza, bringing us some very lovely South American sounds! See www.commonchord.us for more about this group.

Mar 17, 2017 (Fri)
6-9pm

No cover

Acoustic Alloy

Halverson's
1965 Barber Dr, Stoughton WI 53589
608-873-3001

TC (Theresa Peart) has relocated to Las Vegas but is in town visiting and we will play a special show at our favorite haunt in Stoughton. Great fish on Fridays so come on out and enjoy some live music while you eat or have drinks. We'll be in the bar area. Thanks to Halverson's for booking us on short notice.

March 22, 2017 (Wed)
6 to
8:30 pm

No cover (Donations)

Briana Patrice Trio

Me & Julio
2784 S. Fish Hatchery Road, Fitchburg WI 53711
608-278-1428

Back by request! We have a series of dates at this lovely and spacious redesigned space. Great food (variety menu) and drinks at very reasonable prices. Briana is a hugely talented young vocalist who performs tunes of many styles and eras...from Beyonce and Adele to Sinatra to '70s dance tunes. I play guitar and keys and sing backup and Alan Maslowski handles percussion, and Melody Roehl Bruckner adds additional backing vocals.

March 25, 2017 (Sat)
12:00 pm

Tickets: $10
Buy online here or purchase at the door

(21 and over)

Common Chord - Duo (Michael & Tracy)

Whad'ya Know? - LIVE TAPING for Podcast!!
@ High Noon Saloon
701 East Washington Ave
Madison WI
Also see and "like" their FB page: https://www.facebook.com/whadyaknow/

Tracy, Michael, Delores, and Faye will represent Common Chord for this event. We are thrilled to have been invited to be musical guests for this show!

The Whad'ya Know Podcast is produced live at the High Noon Saloon in Madison, Wisconsin by Michael Feldman, and features the original Whad'ya Know cast: Michael, Stephanie Lee, John Thulin, Jeff Hamann, and, on phones, Lyle Anderson. The podcast is available on iTunes, Stitcher and Google Play, and the live webcast can be viewd on youtube/whadyapod. Look for everything Whad'ya Know on whadyaknow.net.

Mar 31, 2017 (Fri)
8pm

$3 cover + Donations

Common Chord

Wild Hog in the Woods
953 Jenifer St. Madison Wisconsin WI 53703
608-233-5687

The Common Chord gang (Michael, Tracy, Bruce, Delores and Faye) will offer an evening of originals and unique covers with varied instrumentation and lots of harmonies. See www.commonchord.us for more about this group.

(This is a listening venue but they will have some coffee pots brewing and teas available, and usually some homemade cookies or brownies for sale for pocket change.)

Apr 6,
2017 (Thu)
6:30-8:30pm

 

Tracy Jane Comer
SOLO SHOW

Yahara Bay Distillers
6250 Nesbitt Road #200 Fitchburg WI 53719
608-275-1050

Very cool new venue! Lovely space with onsite art gallery, distillery tours and tasting. Tracy will perform solo (originals and covers) with help from percussionist Alan Maslowski ("Bad Alan"). Free show in a great new venue! A new artist will be "opening" in the gallery on this night. You can do a tour and tasting if you like as well. See http://www.yaharabay.com/distillery-tours

I'm very excited to be doing some solo performing again. I'll do a few originals but also have a number of new tunes (well, new to me) to share from some of my favorite artists from the past and up through today...Sarah Bareilles, Paul Simon, Rickie Lee Jones, Leon Russell, Sheryl Crow, Carole King....Lots more. I'll have piano and guitar with me and my pal Alan on percussion to keep it lively.

Apr 7,
2017 (Fri)
7:00-9:00pm

BENEFIT
SHOW

Common Chord

Memorial United Church of Christ
5705 Lacy Rd Fitchburg WI 53711
(608) 273-1008

Cookies provided by Just Bakery Initiative

Benefit show, supporting Madison Area Urban Ministry. Linda Ketcham, the director of Madison-area Urban Ministry, will tell about their proposal to provide micro-loans to individuals enrolled in MUM’s prisoner re-entry programs. The Common Chord gang (Michael, Tracy, Bruce, Delores and Faye) will offer an evening of originals and unique covers with varied instrumentation and lots of harmonies. See www.commonchord.us for more about this group.

Apr 14,
2017 (Fri)
7:30-10:00pm

No cover

Common Chord

Parched Eagle Brewpub
5440 Willow Road #112, Westport WI [MAP]
(608) 204-9192

New venue for Common Chord! On the north side of Lake Mendota. Great place with a nice listening room separate from bar area. Come join us! The Common Chord gang (Michael, Tracy, Bruce, Delores and Faye) will offer an evening of originals and unique covers with varied instrumentation and lots of harmonies. See www.commonchord.us for more about this group.

April 19, 2017 (Wed)
6 to
8:30 pm

No cover (Donations)

Briana Patrice Trio

Me & Julio
2784 S. Fish Hatchery Road, Fitchburg WI 53711
608-278-1428

Back by request! We have a series of dates at this lovely and spacious redesigned space. Great food (variety menu) and drinks at very reasonable prices. Briana is a hugely talented young vocalist who performs tunes of many styles and eras...from Beyonce and Adele to Sinatra to '70s dance tunes. I play guitar and keys and sing backup and Alan Maslowski handles percussion, and Melody Roehl Bruckner adds additional backing vocals.

Apr 20, 2017 (Thu)
7pm

Common Chord

The Brink Lounge
701 East Washington St., Madison, WI

The Common Chord gang (Michael, Tracy, Bruce, Delores and Faye) will offer an evening of originals and unique covers with varied instrumentation and lots of harmonies. See www.commonchord.us for more about this group.

May 3, 2017 (Wed)
6 to
8:30 pm

No cover (Donations)

Briana Patrice Trio

Me & Julio
2784 S. Fish Hatchery Road, Fitchburg WI 53711
608-278-1428

Briana is a hugely talented young vocalist who performs tunes of many styles and eras...from Beyonce and Adele to Sinatra to '70s dance tunes. I play guitar and keys and sing backup and Alan Maslowski handles percussion, and Melody Roehl Bruckner adds additional backing vocals.

May 18, 2017 (Thu)
7pm

No cover (Donations)

Tracy Jane Comer & Friends

Special Guest Doug Cleary

The Brink Lounge
701 East Washington St., Madison, WI 53703

I do a few shows a year on my own, featuring some of my originals and my own choices of covers drawn from a variety of styles. I'll be accompanied by Alan Maslowski on percussion and special guest guest singer/guitarist Doug Cleary will do some tunes as well, bringing some great acoustic favorites from the '70s and '80s.
I'll be offering some of my favorites from Carole King, The Beatles, Diana Krall, Sara Bareilles, Rickie Lee Jones, Elton John, Stevie Wonder, Paul Simon, Leon Russell, Fleetwood Mac, and more.

May 24, 2017 (Wed)
6 to
8:30 pm

No cover (Donations)

Briana Patrice Trio

Me & Julio
2784 S. Fish Hatchery Road, Fitchburg WI 53711
608-278-1428

Briana is a hugely talented young vocalist who performs tunes of many styles and eras...from Beyonce and Adele to Sinatra to '70s dance tunes. I play guitar and keys and sing backup and Alan Maslowski handles percussion, and Melody Roehl Bruckner adds additional backing vocals.

June 11, 2017 (Sun)
9:30 am

Free

Tracy Jane Comer w/ Alan Maslowski

"Lawn church!"

Madison area - outdoor worship. Tracy and Alan will perform and will lead congregational music as well, with Pastor Bill White officiating. All are welcome - attendees bring their own lawn chairs.

June 15, 2017 (Thu)
7pm

No cover

Tracy Jane Comer & Friends

& Special guest Doug Cleary

The Brink Lounge
701 East Washington St., Madison, WI 53703

My current song list includes dozens of songs from today and decades past...Carole King, Diana Krall, Sara Bareilles, Elton John, Adele, Stevie Wonder, Paul Simon, The Beatles, Rickie Lee Jones, Heart, Joni Mitchell, Sheryl Crow, Miranda Lambert, Mary Chapin Carpenter, plus standards and more. I'll throw in a few originals as well. I'll have help from percussionist "Bad Alan" and special guest Doug Cleary will offer some tunes again.

June 17, 2017 (Sat)
7:00-9:30pm

Free
(Donations)

Common Chord

Lakeside Street Coffee House
402 W. Lakeside St , Madison WI 53715
608-441-7599

Beer/wine available during show; coffees/teas plus some food items available until about 7:30 pm.

The Common Chord gang (Michael, Tracy, Bruce, Delores and Faye) will offer an evening of originals and unique covers with varied instrumentation and lots of harmonies. See www.commonchord.us for more about this group.

June 21, 2017 (Wed)
6 to
8:30 pm

No cover

Briana Patrice Trio

Me & Julio
2784 S. Fish Hatchery Road, Fitchburg WI 53711
608-278-1428

Great food (variety menu) and drinks at very reasonable prices. Briana is a hugely talented young vocalist who performs tunes of many styles and eras...from Beyonce and Adele to Sinatra to '70s dance tunes. I play guitar and keys and sing backup and Alan Maslowski handles percussion, and Melody Roehl Bruckner adds additional backing vocals.

July 9, 2017 (Sun)
9:30 am

Free

Tracy Jane Comer w/ Alan Maslowski

"Lawn church!"

Madison area - outdoor worship. Tracy and Alan will perform and will lead congregational music as well, with Pastor Bill White officiating. All are welcome - attendees bring their own lawn chairs.

July 9, 2017 (Sun)
11:30 am to 1:30 pm

Supporting Doug Cleary

Private party

July 13, 2017 (Thu)
7:30 to
10 pm

No cover

Briana Patrice Trio

Brix 340
340 North Century Avenue, Waunakee, WI 53597
608-850-7144
See also: https://www.facebook.com/brix340/

Elegant and comfy setting! They have a marvelous selection of wines, spirits, and beers plus classy appetizers. (Right across from Rex's Inkeeper). Briana is a hugely talented young vocalist who performs tunes of many styles and eras...from Beyonce and Adele to Sinatra to '70s dance tunes. I play guitar and keys and sing backup and Alan Maslowski handles percussion, and Melody Roehl Bruckner adds additional backing vocals.

July 19, 2017 (Wed)
6 to
8 pm

No cover

Briana Patrice Trio

Me & Julio
2784 S. Fish Hatchery Road, Fitchburg WI 53711
608-278-1428

Great food (variety menu) and drinks at very reasonable prices. Briana is a hugely talented young vocalist who performs tunes of many styles and eras...from Beyonce and Adele to Sinatra to '70s dance tunes. I play guitar and keys and sing backup and Alan Maslowski handles percussion, and Melody Roehl Bruckner adds additional backing vocals.

July 20, 2017 (Thu)
7 pm

No cover

Briana Patrice Trio

The Brink Lounge
701 East Washington St., Madison, WI 53703

Favorite venue...classy with nice wines, cocktails, and small plate items. Briana is a hugely talented young vocalist who performs tunes of many styles and eras...from Beyonce and Adele to Sinatra to '70s dance tunes. I play guitar and keys and sing backup and Alan Maslowski handles percussion, and Melody Roehl Bruckner adds additional backing vocals.

July 23, 2017 (Sun)

1 to 4 pm

Common Chord

The Hop Garden
6818 Canal Street, Paoli, WI
(Outdoors, weather permitting)

Sharing a show hosted by our friends in the great "melodic rock" group Blue Stone!

Blue Stone - 1:00 pm
Tent Show Troubadours - 2:00 pm
Common Chord - 3:00 pm

July 27, 2017 (Thu)
6 to 9 pm

No cover

Tracy Jane Comer, solo,
with Alan Maslowski
(percussion)

Babe's Bar & Grill
5614 Schroeder Rd., Madison WI 53711
(608) 274-7300

Early show! on the beautiful patio, weather permitting (or indoors otherwise).

My current song list includes dozens of songs from today and decades past...Carole King, Diana Krall, Sara Bareilles, Elton John, Adele, Stevie Wonder, Paul Simon, The Beatles, Rickie Lee Jones, Heart, Joni Mitchell, Sheryl Crow, Miranda Lambert, Mary Chapin Carpenter, plus standards and more. I'll throw in a few originals as well. I'll have help from percussionist "Bad Alan."

July 29, 2017 (Sat)
8 to 10 pm

Tracy Jane Comer, solo,
with Alan Maslowski
(percussion)

Cafe Radio - Durango McMurphy & friends
WMUU 102.9 FM
Broadcast Location for this event:
The Fountain 122 State St, Madison, WI 53703

Live Radio broadcast, on location at The Fountain Bar in downtown Madison! Audience welcome.
Suggested donation $ 5.00

Aug 12, 2017 (Sat)
7 to
9:30 pm

Common Chord

Lakeside Street Coffee House
402 W. Lakeside St , Madison WI 53715
608-441-7599

See details at Common Chord's website!

Aug 13, 2017 (Sun)
9:30 am

Free

Tracy Jane Comer w/ Alan Maslowski

"Lawn church!"

Madison area - outdoor worship. Tracy and Alan will perform and will lead congregational music as well, with Pastor Bill White officiating. All are welcome - attendees bring their own lawn chairs.

 

See also: Wild Heart and Acoustic Alloy

Past shows by year: 2017 | 2016 | 2015 | 2014 | 2013 | 2012 | 2011 | 2010
2009 | 2008 |2007 | 2006 | 2005 | 2004 | 2003 | 2002

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