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The hard-rock singer is recovering from an accident he suffered after pneumonia. Read more

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The three rap stars will do a one-off date on the final night of Summerfest. Read more

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The country-rock band will be touring behind a new album. Read more

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The country singer will perform with Dustin Lynch and Russell Dickerson Read more

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The Black Sabbath veteran will be joined by Megadeth. Read more

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Take a virtual tour of the new $50 million amphitheater, which is set to debut in 2020. Read more

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Months after he headlines Coachella, The Weeknd will headline Summerfest's American Family Insurance Amphitheater. Read more

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J. Cole can now add "headlining Summerfest" under "going double platinum with no features" on his list of accomplishments. Read more

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This is great news for Milwaukee DMB fans and Summerfest, but probably a bit of a bummer for Alpine Valley. Read more

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Summerfest has filled the last major gap in its 2017 schedule. Today the festival announced that Paul Simon will headline the American Family Insurance Amphitheater on Friday, June 30, 2017, with opener Brandi Carlile. The 75-year-old folk legend .. Read more

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Summerfest has announced the closing night concert at its American Family Insurance Amphitheater, and it's one of those "if you've never seen them before, now's your chance" kind of bills. Willie Nelson, Bob Dylan and their respective bands will l.. Read more

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With its 50th anniversary festival just months away, Summerfest has yet to reveal its lineup of grounds stage headliners, but if history is any judge that announcement should be coming shortly. In recent years the festival has announced the bulk o.. Read more

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This year Future made history when he became the first artist ever to debut albums at number one on the Billboard albums chart in consecutive weeks. This insanely prolific rapper has been on a commercial and critical hot streak for years now, and .. Read more

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This week on The Disclaimer, WMSE's weekly culture chat with Ryan Schleicher, Milwaukee Record co-founder Matt Wild and I, we're discussing a new massive concert venue that didn't require any public funds: Summerfest's new American Family Insuranc.. Read more

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Businesses create jobs, not the government, right?That’s why Gov. Scott Walker wants to turn the state Commerce Department into a public-private corporation with private-sector leadership and “private-sector jobs” paid with $82 million Read more

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Like his idols among the great Delta bluesmen, Keith Richards is intent on playing music until he dies. In fact, he may have cheated the Grim Reaper a few times already. Fittingly, Richards titled his autobiography Life (Little, Brown).Rock... Read more

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The Sentry, the impressive new thriller by Robert Crais, is the third in a series featuring the quiet, fearless ex-L.A.P.D. officer and mercenary Joe Pike. The Sentry uses a combination of first-person detective work, shockingly complex plo... Read more

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Playwright Evan Smith, who grew up Catholic in Savannah, Ga., came from a family that “utterly ignored” non-Catholic religious denominations. But it’s the realization of a much larger world that fuels the interesting perspective on Read more

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