Thank you, 2023 Sponsors!

View our 2023 Impact Report to see how your contributions helped make Mad Lit a success!

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Equity-first Research

In 2022, the Greater Madison Music City Project released the Greater Madison Music City Music Recovery Framework in partnership with Sound Diplomacy.

This report gives an overview of economic impact and a regulatory assessment of our music scene. It concludes with recommendations to build inclusively create jobs and drive sustainable tourism across all communities and demographics in the Greater Madison Area.

Download or View the GMMC Music Recovery Framework Documents:

Equity-first Research

In 2022, the Greater Madison Music City Project released the Greater Madison Music City Music Recovery Framework in partnership with Sound Diplomacy.

This report gives an overview of economic impact and a regulatory assessment of our music scene. It concludes with recommendations to build inclusively create jobs and drive sustainable tourism across all communities and demographics in the Greater Madison Area.

Download or View the GMMC Music Recovery Framework Documents

Legacy Testimonials

View our legacy testimonials featuring Marcus Porter, Alfredo Rodriguez, Juciee Monroe, DJ Fusion, Saran Ouk, and Jason Ilstrup.

Legacy Testimonials

View our legacy testimonials featuring Marcus Porter, Alfredo Rodriguez, Juciee Monroe, DJ Fusion, Saran Ouk, and Jason Ilstrup.

Donate to Support Mad Lit!

In 2024, our goal is to raise $200,000 for our operating budget. 

From the beginning of Mad Lit to now, we see how the event series has successfully bolstered underrepresented artist populations through a live performance opportunity unlike any other in the City of Madison.

To continue growing the reach and impact of Mad Lit, our key initiatives with an increased budget are to:

Donate to Support Mad Lit!

In 2024, our goal is to raise $200,000 for our operating budget. 

From the beginning of Mad Lit to now, we see how the event series has successfully bolstered underrepresented artist populations through a live performance opportunity unlike any other in the City of Madison.

To continue growing the reach and impact of Mad Lit, our key initiatives with an increased budget are to:

2023 Mad Lit Gallery

Photos captured by Hedi LaMarr Photography and Alfred Davis Photography

Earned Media Coverage

"Mad Lit kicks off third season on July 14th"

Madison Magazine | Written by Anna Kottakis | July 12th, 2023

"Mad Lit Summer Concert Series kicks off for 3rd year"

WKOW | Written by Mia Barone | July 14th, 2023

"Two of Madison's first rap crews regroup for a Mad Lit Concert"

Isthmus | Written by Steven Potter | August 5th, 2023

"DMI Celebration", Celebrating Downtown Madison in 2023

Downtown Madison | Filmed by Clouds North Films | September 22nd, 2023

"2023 Mad Lit Finale with DJ Chamo, Rob Dz, Corey Whitmore"

93.1 Jamz | Interview by DJ Fusion | September 25th, 2023

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