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FM 102.1’s annual Big Snow Shows are usually some of the year’s most memorable alternative rock concerts. Yesterday the station announced this year’s lineup from the rooftop of the Rave at a concert that featured Catfish and the Bottlemen, and as .. more

Sep 15, 2016 6:00 PM On Music

I remember ages ago there was a show on Comedy Central called Comics Only . The idea was to have stand-up comedians sitting around talking in a talk-show like format. It ended up being little more than stand-ups doing their stand-up routines sitti.. more

Feb 28, 2014 11:00 AM Theater

This week on The Disclaimer, WMSE's weekly crosstalk between station promotions director Ryan Schleicher, A.V. Club Milwaukee editor Matt Wild and I, we turn our attention to a bunch of cool proposals for the city and handicap their odds of actual.. more

Jul 11, 2013 8:00 PM On Music

Kathryn Bigelow upset the odds in 2009 when her indie-scale, grunt-level look at the Iraq War, The Hurt Locker, knocked aside her ex-husband James Cameron’s 3D extravaganza, Avatar, at Oscar time. Although her latest more

Jan 15, 2013 2:53 PM Film Reviews

"The Last Airbender," a film based on Nickelodeon's popular animated series, is influenced by Asian philosophy. Their fantasy world is divided into four nations, one dedicated to water, one to earth, another to fire and another to air. Each... more

Nov 23, 2010 12:00 AM Home Movies

Will wonders never cease? Or have the Oscars redressed their sometimes-dubious reputation by nominating an unheralded, gritty, independent war film of unlikely audience appeal—a film barely screened before being rushed to DVD and that gross... more

Mar 2, 2010 12:00 AM Film Reviews 1 Comments

A few years ago I expressed the thought that the Academy was in danger of losing touch with mainstream audiences. Not that I wasn’t pleased by the Oscar nods to great and adventurous films like No Country for Old Men, but the obvious downside str.. more

Feb 2, 2010 2:36 PM I Hate Hollywood

Admittedly, the whole notion of the year-end“best-of” is fraught with foolish Avatar ,Film more

Jan 4, 2010 12:00 AM Film Reviews

Its director, James Cameron, hadlocked horns with studio execs as he obsessively-compulsi Titanic ,Film more

Dec 18, 2009 12:00 AM Film Reviews

The knot, one of the oldest techniques for joining materials, ties together a variety of a Warning Words, ,Art more

Dec 15, 2008 12:00 AM Visual Arts

Jeremy Enigk, who headlines an 8 p.m. show at Shank Hall tonight, was the shy, mysterious World Waits ,Today in Milwaukee more

Dec 2, 2008 12:00 AM Today in Milwaukee

Upon leaving the theater last night, I found myself oddly perturbed. James Cameron spent ten years on AVATAR, and yet the script wasn't very well-written. My intellectual sparring partner asked me what, exactly, I expected from a science-fiction m.. more

Dec 31, 1969 11:00 PM Express Fiction

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