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Intermittent rain storms had Summerfest attendees milling in and out of tented areas throughout Friday, which was otherwise humid and sunny. With the threat of more rain to come, I thought it was sa,Concert Reviews more

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Compassionate Cake owner Jessica Kelter-Weisnicht admits that vegan bakery has a bad rap. The problem as she sees it is not that most readily available vegan bakery isn’t good—on the contrary, she explains, a lot of it is quite more

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Though critics initially derided their dispassionate vocal delivery as an example of '90s postmodernism gone awry, Cake nonetheless scored a steady stream of beloved, trumpet-brandishing alternative hits such as "The Distance," "Never. more

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Over the last month, Summerfest has announced dozens of 2012 side-stage headliners, but no information about performance dates, times or stage location. That changed this morning, when the festival revealed the headliner lineup for one of its larg.. more

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Summerfest this afternoon released its first big drop of 2012 side-stage headliners, and it\'s an impressive bunch that includes some big alternative bands (AWOLNATION, The Joy Formidable, Cake), a couple of high-class R&B singers (Eric Benet,.. more

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After a long hiatus in the '90s, British art-punk pioneers Wire preemptively spit in the face of anybody who might dare suggest they'd tamed with age on their harsh 2003 reunion disc Send. Though it certainly proved their point, it was a hard alb.. more

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For its fifth year, FM 102.1's annual holiday Big Snow Show concert has expanded to two nights, the station announced this morning. Headlining the first night, on Monday, Dec. 13, is the trumpet-sounding Sacramento alternative band Cake. Also on t.. more

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What with all of the young actors beginning to appear on local stages from a variety of new companies, it’s nice to know that there are still a few university productions appearing at out of the way locations. This week, UW-Washington County open.. more

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The Reckless Hearts is the latest band from most of the guys who used to make up The Danger, a group that after punky beginnings in Kenosha established themselves as the youngest of Milwaukee’s glam-rock revivalists. The name is new but the... more

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Thename Roast explains it all. This small coffeehouse located on thecorner of Maryland and Locust (2132 E. Locust St.) near UW-Milwaukeefeatures specialty coffee drinks and chai teas. The urbane setti,Dining Out more

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Because it went out between the Tundra Territory and the right field bleachers, it's path was blocked, but it sure seemed like Dunn's HR left the park. Check out John_Stangler on Twitter - he TwitPic'd the ball's retrieval from the concourse outsi.. more

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The imaginative aesthetics of throwaways, castoffs and found objects that Viola Frey (1933 Weeping Woman ,Art more

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With Joaquin Phoenix busy doing his fake crazy-rapper routine, local Wisconsin Area Music Industry award winner and Americana enthusiast Liam Ford picks up the slack, playing Johnny Cash tonight during a tribute concert that pairs him with ... more

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Come New Year's Eve, you're going to want to be at the Riverside at 9pm, for a concert by CAKE! The Shepherd Express Street Teamers will be there to give out swag and help bring in the new year! So welcome,Promotions more

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Though critics initially derided their dispassionate vocal delivery as an example of '90s postmodernism gone awry, Cake nonetheless scored a steady stream of beloved, trumpet-brandishing alternative hits su,Today in Milwaukee more

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