Performing original country music that blends humor, heartache, and honkytonk.
The Sapsuckers write and perform original country music that blends humor, heartache, and honkytonk. Featuring lead vocalist Nikki Grossman (fiddle, vocals, guitar) and anchored in the songwriting team of Grossman and Joe Hart (guitar, vocals, mandolin), the band’s style ranges from hillbilly roots to Nashville pop, while their engaging performance style has earned a growing fanbase in the Midwest and beyond. Formed as an acoustic duo in 2013, the couple began performing with a backing band in 2019, and will perform with the full band at the MPOH.
Elvis Tribute Artist Tony Rocker
Presley's Golden Hits Take Center Stage At The Opera House
Milwaukee singer and Elvis tribute artist extraordinaire Tony Rocker will take you back to the golden age of rock & roll at the Mineral Point Opera House!
The Michael Mikrut Band
Bringing a mix of high energy country twang and sing-along rock classics
The musicians in The Michael Mikrut Band grew up in southwest Wisconsin and bonded over their shared passion for music. Each member brings a unique musical aesthetic to the band and over the years they have grown comfortable playing different genres. Their set list will prominently feature country but will also dive into favorites from classic rock to their very own originals.
Known as one of the hardest working bands in the Midwest
WheelHouse is a nationally touring Americana and bluegrass band hailing from Madison, Wisconsin. Known as one of the hardest working bands in the Midwest, they have played well over a thousand shows in the past 6 years and released 5 records. Featuring three and four part harmonies, fiddle and guitar leads, and driving rhythm of the upright bass WheelHouse brings an energy and attitude unique to themselves.
Back again, the UW Madison MadHatters are sure to bring a fun show!
With their unmistakable attire in their Wisconsin red jackets, the MadHatters are a presence on the UW campus that brings everyone to clap their hands and stomp to the beat. Not only does the audience enjoy the show, but the MadHatters love performing it. Whether it be another sold out show in Madison or singing at your grandma’s 80th birthday party, the MadHatters bring the fun wherever they go.
Gaines & Wagoner
"The Swiss Army knives of string players!" - Mark Williams
Based in Madison, WI, the award-winning husband and wife duo of MaryGaines (cello, guitar, bass, vocals) and Chris Wagoner (violin, mandolins, lapsteel, ukulele, guitar, accordion, vocals) play an eclectic mix of Americana — original and classic tunes ranging from folk to jazz, bluegrass to blues, honky-tonk and a little singer-songwriter on the side.
Ken Kilian’s Classic Big Band
Delivers the fullness and swingin' sound that the music of the Big Band era deserves
The Classic Big Band is a true Big Band with five saxophones, six to eight brass, a full rhythm section, and a featured vocalist. This group is the premier flagship band of Ken Kilian Musical Services. This remarkable Big Band delivers the fullness and swingin’ sound that the music of the Big Band era so rightfully deserves.