The Madison I knew continues its slow disappearing act

I know one can never go home again, but I'm saddened by the news of so many Madison institutions of my time there disappearing at the same time -- now it's The Nitty Gritty and one of my absolute favorite spots, Cafe Montmartre. I spent my last night in Madison before leaving to the Peace Corps there with a close group of friends, who have since scattered to the four winds. And so these great landmarks too scatter, to be replaced by new ones.

So here's one more memory: New Kentucky Quarter playing their last show, on my second to last day in Madison before leaving. Sic gloria transit...