The Blackholes

Considering that Lest We Forget grew out of a Facebook page designed to allow people to share memories and photos of departed members of the Milwaukee music scene, the end result was fairly astonishing. It's rare that an event comes along t... more

May 28, 2012 12:00 AM Concert Reviews 3 Comments

There wasn't a name for what Mark Shurilla was doing when he started a Milwaukee band called the Electric Assholes in the mid-1970s. A couple of years later when punk rock came to town, Shurilla found a context for his inventive spoofing... more

May 15, 2012 12:00 AM Local Music 5 Comments

Mark Shurilla, a fixture of the Milwaukee music scene whose projects included the punk-era band The Blackholes, the Irish-rock group McTavish and the Buddy Holly tribute band The Greatest Hits, passed away this morning at age 64, his family announ.. more

May 14, 2012 6:30 PM On Music

Thursday’sRiverside University High School forum featured MPS takeover supportersB Shepherd ,News Features more

Oct 7, 2009 12:00 AM News Features 4 Comments