Bob Marley

Bob Marley’s son Rohan is co-author of The Marley Coffee Cookbook, which includes recipes involving coffee and coffee spice blends. Read more


David Luhrssen reviews three new books on world-changing music. Read more


In The Ones Below, British writer-director-Shakespearean David Farr spins a story out of anxieties, starting with the eternal unease that accompanies pregnancy for many women and adding fear of neighbors in a society where no one is sure of... Read more

Home Movies

This week on The Disclaimer, WMSE's weekly half hour of hot (and sometimes lukewarm) takes from Ryan Schleicher, Milwaukee Record co-founder Matt Wild and I, we're digging into a new Public Policy Forum survey of Milwaukee millennials. The survey .. Read more

On Music

Ernest Ranglin can claim to be one of the fathers of Jamaican music. As a guitarist in the late 1950s at Kingston’s Studio One, Ranglin is credited with Read more

Album Reviews

On the list of all-time great reggae success stories, Toots and The Maytals share rarified air with the likes of Bob Marley... Read more

Concert Reviews

Timothy White’s Catch a Fire will probably remain the classic Bob Marley biography, but that hasn’t prevented everyone who ever met the reggae artist from writing his or her own account. British music journalist Chris Salewicz interviewed M... Read more


International photographer David Burnett visited Milwaukee's VP Gallery of Fine Art Photography last weekend. While officially signing his recent book Soul Rebel: An Intimate Portrait of Bob Marley Friday and Saturday night Burnett mentioned .. Read more

Visual Arts

The set lays out just enough visual imagery for suggesting a parka wire wastebasket, a few steps and some glossy photo placards of sky, a tree and a park bench.  After a brief curtain speech by Boulevard Theatre Artistic Director Mark Bucher, the .. Read more


Time magazine declared Bob Marley & The Wailers’ 1977 album Exodus the greatest Time ,Today in Milwaukee Read more

Today in Milwaukee

Over the years, the Big Three automobilecompanies have given us plenty of reasons to hate What’s your take? Write: or comment on this story online at www.ex ,Taking Liberties Read more

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The recent exhibit at Milwaukee Art Museum titled "Act/React" reveals the weightlessness that art engenders by erasing all memory of itself. Using interactive digital technology that springs to li,Today in Milwaukee Read more

Today in Milwaukee

Through some accidental blip in the space-time continuum, Plain White T’s have been booked again at Summerfest again this year, well after radio stations all over the country finally killed their overplayed single “Hey There Delilah.” The Chicago... Read more

Today in Milwaukee

VP Group at 320 East Buffalo Street in the Historic Third Ward exhibits a variety of fine art photography. Owner Bill Appleby recently connected with international photojournalist David Burnett, who covered within his four decades of  experie.. Read more

Visual Arts