The Wisconsin Area Music Industry hosted its first “Downtown Alive!” WAMI Music Series, on April 14, 2012 in cooperation with Appleton Downtown Incorporated (ADI). People toured College Avenue, visited a variety of music venues and were treated to some great live music by a variety of Wisconsin music artists.


Please visit this page for photos and video of the performances by over 20 of the best Wisconsin bands. Keep an eye on WAMI’s Twitter feed @WAMImusic for news on new posts. Photos and video of the 2012 Awards Show to follow shortly thereafter.

Bands that performed during the 2012 Downtown Alive! WAMI Music Series and the WAMI Host Venues are listed below.*

Click on a [link] to view a gallery of that performer’s pictures and or video.*

Check back here often for updates.
Fans, please feel free to post your comments and links to your Downtown Alive! pictures or video of a performer by using the “Comments” area at the bottom of each performer’s Gallery page.

Copper Rock Coffee Co.
1:00 PM – Annie B [photos]
1:50 PM – Allen Coté [photos]
2:40 PM – Blonde on Blonde [photos]
3:35 PM – Nora Collins [photos] 
4:15 PM – West of East [photos]


2:30 PM – Dead Horses [photos]
3:30 PM – Great Lake Drifters [photos]
4:30 PM – Danen Kane [photos]
4:50 PM – Saved By Grace [photos]
5:45 PM – Meantooth Grin [photos]


The Bar
7:30 PM – Tweed Funk [photos]
8:30 PM – The Sandcarvers [photos]


Mill Creek
9:00 PM – Daphni [photos]
10:15 PM – Red Belt
11:15 PM – The Form [photos]
12:30 AM – The Delta Routine [photos] 


Déja Vu Martini Lounge
6:30 PM – Janet Schiff / Nineteen Thirteen [photos]
7:30 PM – Jayme Dawicki


10:30 PM – DJ CTZ
11:00 PM – Frankie Flowers (accompanied by DJ CTZ)
11:25 PM – DJ CTZ
11:45 PM – Pizzle (accompanied by DJ Poizon Ivy) [photos]
12:40 AM – Streetz–n-Young Dueces (SNYD)
1:00 AM – DJ Kiki Champ
1:35 AM – Amerika’s Addiction


*All venues, performers and times were subject to change. Not all bands will have photos and/or video.


Photos Courtesy of Bryan & Ashley Nicole Meyer – Alacrity Photography - alacrityphoto.com


Video courtesy of AVXtra Live Video Streaming