Happy New Year!

Happy New Year from everyone in The Big Payback! We wish you a happy and prosperous 2018 full of music and love.

We're looking forward to kicking our year off with a performance at MadCity Sessions in the Overture…

Respect: A Celebration of Women in Music

We're less than two weeks away from a very special show! We are pleased to be the house backing band for...

Respect: A Celebration of Women in Music

Saturday, July 29

Doors 7 pm, show 8

Live and Local at the Edgewater

Free show alert!

Live and LocALE Saturdays w/ The Big Payback

Saturday, July 22 6:00 - 9:00 p.m.

The Edgewater Madison

1001 Wisconsin Place, Madison, WI

Free admission

Rockin’ for a Cure

Join us this Saturday at the Radisson Hotel in Madison for a very important cause!
Rockin’ for a Cure: A Live Music Event Supporting ALS Patients in Wisconsin
Saturday, April 22
Doors 6 p.m.
The Big Payback plays 7:30 p.m.

Funk Fest


Majestic Live Presents 
The Big Payback 
Mama Digdown's Brass Band 
& DJ Phil Money 

Saturday, January 7th 
Doors at 7:00pm // Show at 8:00pm 
at Majestic Theatre 

Tickets $10 ADV // DOS…

Animal Brain

The Big Payback will release its second full length album, Animal Brain, on November 18! A CD release party will be held at the Knuckle Down Saloon in Madison.

Animal Brain CD release
Knuckle Down Saloon
Friday, November


Today is the day! We will be making our Summerfest debut at 6:00 this evening at the Briggs and Stratton Stage. If you don't believe us, check out this picture:


See? Pictures don't lie! 

So if you're going…


Hello everyone,

Our next gig is in beautiful Waunakee for the Live from the Park series! 

Tuesday, June 28
The Village Park Gazebo
301 S. Division St, Waunakee, WI

Live music 6:30-8:30 p.m. 
Food carts starting at 5:30 p.m. 

A Night Out for Goodman

Tomorrow night, you'll get a chance to indulge yourself while doing something good for your community! How often does that happen?

A Night Out for Goodman
Beer and Chocolate Tasting Benefit
Friday, June 3 2016 from 6-10 p.m.




The UW Memorial Union Terrace is open again. And we're going to be playing there this Friday! The Big Payback plays at UW Memorial Union Terrace
Friday, May 20 9:00 p.m.

All ages, no cover
  It's awesome to…