Our new CD, Migration Road, is back from being pressed and available online (see our store page).  The CD will also be available at upcoming events.   Cris also has a biography that has been released by the Wisconsin Historical Society Press; The Badger Biography Series.  The biography is titled: "Cris Plata: From Fields to Stage/Del Campo al Escenario" and is written by Maia A. Surdam.  Check out the link to the right for more info.

Mark your calendars and come out to the following gigs.

Saturday, February 24th:  We have been invited to perform as a trio at the 2018 International Festival at the Overture Center, 201 State St., Madison, WI.  We are slated to play on the Lobby Stage at 12:45 p.m.  Be sure to catch all of the other acts during the day.  For more info: overture.org/intfest

Friday, March 2nd:  Cris & Ann Plata will be joined by Tom Dehlinger and Frankie Lee for an early show at Chief's Tavern, 300 Cottage Grove Rd., Madison, WI.  Show starts at 6:30 p.m. and ends at 9:30.

Saturday, May 12th:  Puerto Rico Hurricane Benefit Concert:  St. Luke's Lutheran Church will be sponsoring this special benefit for their sister church in Puerto Rico.  Cris Plata with Extra Hot will be playing a concert (two 45 minute sets) for this special benefit.  Our show will start at 6  p.m., doors are open at 5:30 p.m. and tickets are $15.00 at the door.  The event is located in their hall at 7337 Hubbard Ave., Middleton, WI  53562.  Now is the time to come out and show your support for the people of Puerto Rico.  Advance tickets are available at www.brownpapertickets.com

Wednesday, May 23rd:  We have been invited back to perform at the Olin Park Concert Series.   We will be heating up the pavilion shelter as a four piece and will start our show at 6 p.m.  Pack a picnic dinner, bring the kids and put on your dancing shoes.

Saturday, August 11th: The Four Piece band is back at our favorite place for a summer show. The Paoli School House has great food, adult drinks and a beautiful outdoor stage.  We are scheduled to play from 6 to 8 p.m.  The address is: 6857 Paoli Rd., Paoli, WI.  

Saturday, August 18th:   The Cris Plata trio has been invited to play at the Eken Park Festival, 2407 Coolidge St., Madison, WI.  More info to follow. 

30 Minute Music Hour

Click on to the link below to watch our appearance on Wisconsin Public Television's 30 Minute Music Hour.

From Fields to Stage

Click the link below to take you to the Wisconsin Historical Society Press site to buy a copy of "Cris Plata: From Fields to Stage/Del Campo al Escenario."


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