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Noodles the Wonder Dog returns to Fromm Petfest, while Walker’s Point inaugurates a new street festival and makers take over the State Fair Grounds. Read more

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It’s up to Jason and Mooch to figure out weather or not an auto accident was really an accident. The only clue is a half of a dollar bill with the letter “J” on it. It’s a mystery comedy by Dan Landsness--a former member of ComedySportz. It’s c.. Read more


Recorded in the aftermath of their breakout album, You Forgot it In People, Broken Social Scene’s 2005 self-titled album reflected the chaotic state of a band suddenly in demand. Brimming with fanfares, crescendos and competing arrangements... Read more

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The Canadian indie-rock ensemble Broken Social Scene will play the Pabst Theater on Oct. 3, the venue announced this morning. Since their 2002 breakout album, You Forgot It In People, the group has been one of indie-rock's preeminent institutions,.. Read more

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A busy Tuesday at the record store this week is capped by strong releases from two of Canada's preeminent indie-rock collectives, Broken Social Scene and The New Pornographers. Broken Social Scene's Forgiveness Rock Record is t.. Read more

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Prejudice is a difficult subject to tackle, but First Stage Children's Theater is no stran Witness ,Theater Read more


It’s not cheap keeping a local venue up to code, especially during the winter, when heating bills can be nearly crippling. That’s why a quartet of local rock bands—as well at the outsider ,Today in Milwaukee Read more

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Janis Ian's autobiography, Society's Child, is an interesting read about mid-20th-century Society's Child ,Books Read more

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One of the highlights of Lollapalooza this year was Perry's, a newly prominent stage for dance and electronic music that drew overflowing, enthusiastic crowds even at odd hours of the day. I spent a good deal of time at that stage, and the act tha.. Read more

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