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Check out the Shepherd Express’ Saving Our Democracy column for various Milwaukee-area events taking place for the week of May 10-16, 2018, and get involved in socio-political activism! Read more

Saving Our Democracy

Political and social justice activism-related events in and around Milwaukee for the week of March 15-21. Read more

Saving Our Democracy

Traditionally, New Year’s Eve is a remembrance of the year past with a hopeful eye towards the one to come. But, if you can’t wait for this awful year to end and are dreading whatever is lurking just past the horizon, all the more reason to... Read more

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Snoop Dogg isn't letting his new cooking show with Martha Stewart stop him from hitting the road behind his latest album, Coolaid . This winter, the iconic Long Beach rapper will launch his "Puff Puff Pass Tour 2," a spiritual sequel to his docume.. Read more

On Music

Brett Newski releases a cheerful new album and The Jayhawks and The Naked and Famous return to the city while Bay View welcomes an unusual new venue. Read more

This Week in Milwaukee

This year’s Milwaukee Short Film Festival features many works by local filmmakers. Read more

Film Reviews

This year’s Milwaukee Short Film Festival features many works by local filmmakers. Read more

Film Reviews

Sexpress is back!Sexpress: He Said/She Said is a relationship advice podcast produced by local comedians Liz Ziner and Tyler Menz. Every week, they will be answering reader-submitted relationship questions, while cracking wise and cracking up... Read more

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Patrick Schmitz’s Sketch 22 has had a long and evidently quite healthy life. The inspiration-through-perspiration sketch comedy format plays like long, slow improv. 10 writing teams work with 10 directors and 40 actors to present a sketch comedy s.. Read more


Six years ago Matt Kemple decided to perform a comedy experiment. There was a lot going on in Milwaukee's comedy scene, but few people seemed to know about it... Read more

A&E Feature

Made your plans for New Years yet?%uFFFD How about Comedy Sportz? See a long standing Milwaukee Tradition ring in it's 27th year! 2010 was a great year for Comedy Sportz, and they're hope you'll be a part of them welcoming this new, excitin... Read more

Happening Now

Sketch comedy group Broadminded opens Lions and Tigers and . . . Zombies? In a couple of weekends. The sketch comedy group has established itself as being one of the more reliably funny ongoing comedy names in town.This coming Saturday, there a.. Read more


When the guys in the indie rock band MGMT were faced with following up their celebrated debut album, Oracular Spectacular, they had the choice of making more music in the vein of their hit “Kids” or letting the music take them in a new, mor... Read more

Concert Reviews 1 Comments

Summerfest’s inaugural, two-day alternative music festival Verge kicks off with an opening day topped by the brooding alt-metal/post-grunge group Three Days Grace, who are supported on the main stage by Eagles of Death Metal and Crash Kings... Read more

This Week in Milwaukee

Several years ago Jerry Grillo was one of the most prolific jazz performers in town, recor Some of the ,Local Music Read more

Local Music

I admit when I'm wrong and it must be said that Favre handled the Hallof Fame induction better than I had anticipated. I had imagined itgoing differently and was surprised that he went out the side door. Thatbeing said, of course Favre.. Read more

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Winners in the Comedy Club category for Best of Milwaukee 2008. Read more

Best of Milwaukee 2008