Madison Gets An Open Stage

By Paul Moffett

Rusty Bladen, a singer, songwriter and guitarist, has set up an open stage at Barley & Hops, 307 West Street, Madison. The Open Stage happens on the first Tuesday of each month. Sign-up starts at 8 p.m., with the Open Stage beginning at 9 p.m. .

The event has been going on for three months and Bladen reports that the response has been excellent, at times exceeding an normal weekend crowd.

For more information, call (812) 265-5987.