Madison County is a 7-piece Country Showband, based out of Madison, Wisconsin, that has been been voted as Local Group of the Year 9 years running at the Q106 MCMA (Madison Country Music) Awards Shows, Favorite Local Group at the 96.3 Star Country Awards, Country MAMA (Madison Area Music Association) Artist of the Year, 6-year WAMI (Wisconsin Area Music Industry) People’s Choice Award Winner, Isthmus Readers Favorite Local Country Band for 2013 and MADISON'S BEST Local Band winner of 2014.
Mike Zibell, 4-year Q106 MCMA Male Vocalist of the Year, and 96.3 Star Country Male Vocalist of the Year, along with his uncle Augie Zibell, also a winner of the Q106 MCMA Male Vocalist of the Year, give the band very rich harmonies that go with this very talented and versatile group of instrumentalists which includes Ron Granberg on drums, Scott Mitchell on bass, Dan Mahieu on keyboards, Angel Salinas on lead guitar, and Jess Lex on fiddle.
Over the years, Madison County has released three full CDs ("Diamond In the Rough", "Make My Way Back Home", and "Enjoy the Ride"), as well as recent 6-song EP with an Indie label, out of Nashville, entitled "Perspective", which included the self titled single that was voted "Best Country Song" at the MAMA Awards. The group has sold over 10,000 CDs and have had five local radio releases.
Madison County has shared the stage with many National artists over the years including, Little Big Town, Sugarland, Montgomery-Gentry, Blake Shelton, Brantley Gilbert, Trace Adkins, Dierks Bentley, Keith Urban, Brad Paisley, Jake Owen, Thomas Rhett, Toby Keith, Travis Tritt, Gary Alan, Andy Griggs, Love and Theft, Neal McCoy, Rascal Flatts, Justin Moore, Chris Cagle, Phil Vassar, Bellamy Brothers, Joe Diffie, Dwight Yoakum, David Allan Coe, and Alan Jackson.
One of their highest profile shows would have to be when Madison County performed at Chicagoland Speedway for the Nextel Cup Nascar Pre-Race Ceremonies.
There is no doubt that you will enjoy this action-packed group as their incredible fan base will testify to that.
"You don't have to like Country music to enjoy this group. It's just an added bonus.”
Touring on up to Chippewa Falls this week-end to Springfest! Hope it IS Spring up there. We look forward to seeing our Northern Peeps and the fans that will follow us up there....come on out to the Fairgrounds....Heated Tents. Party ON!
Tickets are available at Kwik Trip Stores in Chippewa Falls, Hallie & Bloomer- Festival Foods in Eau Claire and at The Leinie Lodge in Chippewa Falls.
LIKE us on FB and more....
When you LIKE us on FB at https://www.facebook.com/MadisonCountyBand PLEASE click on the LIKED tab and Click GET NOTIFICATIONS. This way you'll be able to get posts that we make to our FB page. TELL Your Friends!
Boom Shakalaka! THANKS Fans!
You certainly filled that order and came out to the Red Rock Saloon to Welcome them to Madison the Madison County way! Thanks to all who came, who waited in line for an hour or so, who tipped the bartenders well, and who stayed all night. FUN TIMES at the Red Rock Madison!!
Oh, and remember when we mentioned to go online and vote for Fans named Patty and Kurt Eley as Madison County FANS at the MAMA awards? Here's the link: http://www.broadjam.com/mama/ Read: Mar. 5 MAMA Awards - Voting... to the left, for more info on voting! As Always THANKS for your Support!
Well, FB had us Merge our FB accounts into one! So please LIKE this page https://www.facebook.com/MadisonCountyBand AND......when you like it, click the down arrow on the word LIKED and click GET NOTIFICATIONS. Then you'll be able to get messages as we post them on FB. FB is always changing, so we change with it. THANKS FANS!
Android AND iOS App is Available !!!
Search for Madison County artistecard. There should be our logo that you can click on and load the free app! There's a surprise that we just found out...you can move the bottom menu bar to the left and it'll give you more icons to view. Who would of thought???? Enjoy!!
THANKS FANS for this award! It means the world to us!!!
Checkout the NEW Website
WELCOME! So glad you made it to our new website. Here is some more information we hope you can use.
FACEBOOK: We have a few Facebook pages, so let's stay in touch on one of them. PLEASE Click here and ** LIKE ** this page. Then click on the down arrow on the word LIKED and Get Notifications so you stay in touch with us.
Please ask your friends to Like our page too.
On the Bottom left of this screen there are other social outlets if you wish to follow.
We invite you to Join our Email List, to receive more info as it arises. (followers previously signed up on Reverbnation have imported in here)
IF there are last minute changes, it will ALWAYS be on the NEWS screen!! SO CHECK the NEWS screen Often!
Please read the other NEWS that was added as the site was being created. Like the new phone apps and where to find Past Pictures from previous shows.
THANKS Fans! We Hope you ENJOY the new site!
We'll keep this link on the NEWS section for now. If you are interested in viewing photos from 2010 thru 2013, you can click on this link to view them. We're going to get them all on here.....it might take a bit......so hang tight and come back to view!