Saturday at Der Rathskeller: Paper Mache

Who is Paper Mache?

Paper Mache is an alternative/indie rock band from Austin, TX. Headed by frontman Chelsea Seth Woodward, the band developed a cult-like following by playing over 450 shows in the two years following their first album release, Easier to Lose.

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The band combines genuine, heartfelt lyrics with soothing instrumentals and catchy melodies. It’s the lyrics that will get you, though. Chelsea Seth Woodward is undoubtedly a master storyteller. In fact, I remember the first time I saw the band live–at a warehouse festival in Dubuque, IA. Woodward headlined as a solo acoustic artist. The packed warehouse swayed, trance-like, for the entire set of this Spokane-based artist. Songs like this make it easy to see why:

Videos like this make it even more apparent:

So if you’re looking for a chill Saturday night in Madison, head to Der Rathskeller for a FREE show, featuring fresh talent that you’ll be glad you discovered. Show starts at 9.

Here are some quick links for more information:
Bandcamp (listen to all of Paper Mache’s music here)
Paper Mache’s Facebook
YouTube Channel

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