Backyard Tire Fire

 The crowd for the final dress rehearsal was populated largely with people from the UWM theatre department. It’s a different kind of crowd atmosphere . . . one not entirely unlike a usual theatre crowd. I’m there to catch a performance of a pai.. more

Mar 5, 2010 10:59 PM Theater

Along with bands like the Spin Doctors and Blues Traveler, Rusted Root was part of a crop of positive, feel-good jam bands to cross over to mainstream radio in the ’90s, when the current jam scene wa,Today in Milwaukee more

Dec 29, 2008 12:00 AM Today in Milwaukee

Illinois’ Backyard Tire Fire sing “I want to be Tom Petty, I want to be a star Vagabonds and Hooligans ,Today in Milwaukee more

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Has a band ever been more intrinsically linked to a specific genre than Rev. Horton Heat LastChild in the Woods: Saving Our Children from Nature-Deficit Disorder, ,Today in Milwaukee more

Apr 19, 2008 12:00 AM Today in Milwaukee