The Who

The Sheik (1921) became Rudolph Valentino’s most memorable movie, trading on lacquered Orientalism and a vision of dangerous male sexuality unbridled by civilization, western or otherwise. Box-office success led to the 1926 sequel, The Son ... more

Jun 6, 2017 3:36 PM Home Movies

Though diminished by age, The Who didn’t embarrass themselves Monday night—that is if you discount Pete Townshend’s stage banter. more

Mar 22, 2016 8:00 AM Concert Reviews

Marvel characters fight each other on stage, “Making a Murderer” lawyers discuss justice and The Who make a rare Milwaukee stop. more

Mar 15, 2016 4:53 PM This Week in Milwaukee

Milwaukee’s The Substitutes put a creative spin on the music of The Who. more

Feb 2, 2016 4:54 PM Local Music

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The Who disappointed this fall when they announced that they'd postponed all remaining dates on their "The Who Hits 50!" anniversary tour, including an Oct. 13 at Milwaukee's BMO Harris Bradley Center, because singer Roger Daltrey had contracted v.. more

Sep 30, 2015 2:45 PM On Music

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One of the most anticipated Milwaukee shows of the fall was one of the BMO Harris Bradley Center's prize bookings: The Who's "The Who Hits 50!" tour, which had been scheduled for Oct. 13. Now it looks like Who fans will have to wait a little longe.. more

Sep 18, 2015 2:00 PM On Music

'Lambert & Stamp,' documentary on the managers of ’60s rock band The Who. more

May 25, 2015 1:20 PM Film Reviews

Releasing 10 albums over the past 20-plus years, Pearl Jam has experienced a storied career, but all but its most devoted fans admit that the last decade hasn’t lived up to the groundbreaking arti,Concert Reviews more

Oct 21, 2014 10:00 AM Concert Reviews 1 Comments

One of the most influential rock bands of all time, The Who will celebrate a half century together next year with an expansive tour that will include a show at the BMO Harris Bradley Center on Tuesday, Oct. 13, 2015. The setlists for the group's ".. more

Oct 10, 2014 2:58 PM On Music

 During the wonderyears of rock, roughly 1964 through 1974, every new album seemed to be a leapahead of whatever came before. One of the longest strides from that era, TheWho’s Tommy , gets its making-ofdocumentary in Sensa.. more

Mar 15, 2014 12:27 PM I Hate Hollywood

This Discovery Channel series didn’t need to venture to Africa to find wild kingdoms. The nature documentary found plenty of fascinating footage in America’s backyard. Tom Selleck narrates this breathlessly paced show, offering close-ups of... more

Oct 23, 2013 1:01 AM Home Movies

Seven years after a wardrobe malfunction turned the Super Bowl halftime show into the world’s most watched oldies revue, contemporary music made a low-risk return to the broadcast last night with a performance from parent-approved rappers the Bla.. more

Feb 7, 2011 3:24 PM On Music

It was 35 years ago that Ken Russell adapted The Who’s rock opera Tommy into one of the weirdest, trippiest musical films ever made. Roger Daltrey stars as the title character, a shell-shocked pinball wizard who is greeted as a more

Sep 4, 2010 12:00 AM Today in Milwaukee

Anyone trained in public opinion research knows that the polls in this summer’s media reports about what’s going to happen in the November elections are totally meaningless.In fact, there are no truly reliable polls even to tell us who will... more

Sep 1, 2010 12:00 AM Taking Liberties 5 Comments

Multiple spots in Milwaukee are rightly famed for their hamburgers. One of the oldest is Solly’s Grille (4629 N. Port Washington Road), which has been in business since 1936. The interior features a classic lunch counter in the shape of a d... more

May 4, 2010 12:00 AM Dining Preview

Mostly written on parchment or papyrus, in Hebrew and Aramaic with a smattering of Greek, the hundreds of documents known as the Dead Sea Scrolls became the most famous archaeological discovery since the opening of King Tut’s tomb. more

Mar 9, 2010 12:00 AM Today in Milwaukee

The Super Bowl packs a month's worth of pop culture into a loaded four-hour broadcast, so it's a little bit difficult to keep track of all its big music moments, but here's what jumped out at me the most: * The Who's halftime show was a disast.. more

Feb 8, 2010 3:55 AM On Music

Even audiences that have never seen Ray Romano’s stand-up routine will be familiar with the gist of most of his material, since it served as the basis for his long-running hit sitcom, “Everybody Loves Raymond.” Where that sitcom sometime more

May 4, 2009 12:00 AM Today in Milwaukee

Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart and Terry Riley were composers who expanded the range of music. Wh Mozart Piano Concertos ,Classical Music/Dance more

Apr 15, 2009 12:00 AM Classical Music

A lot of people I talk to notice their allergies get worse the older they get. Based on what I've learned over the past couple years, this is not surprising. I am not a doctor, I'm a person who got tired of taking many different prescriptions to .. more

Mar 18, 2008 4:00 AM Health & Wellness