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I’ll always recall the first time I saw Crystal Castles live, because it was at Lollapalloza, and singer Alice Glass punched a fan in the face. Even from half a crowd away, it looked like a solid,Concert Reviews more

May 7, 2013 10:36 AM Concert Reviews

On this week's wide-ranging episode of The Disclaimer, WMSE's near-weekly crosstalk between station promotions director Ryan Schleicher, A.V. Club Milwaukee editor Matt Wild and I, we consider a recent Journal Sentinel editorial that contended "to.. more

Jan 31, 2013 5:00 PM On Music

At what point does a musician’s behavior become so indefensible that you can no longer support their music? For me, that bar is pretty high. I’m usually able to overlook all but the most vile indiscretions and enjoy a musician’s albums on their ow.. more

Apr 30, 2010 5:03 PM On Music

The beloved Charles Dickens novel A Christmas Carol has seen many film adaptations, but that didn’t dissuade director Robert Zemeckis from making his own using motion-capture animation. Like Tom Hanks in The Polar Express, Jim Carrey a,None more

Nov 26, 2009 12:00 AM Today in Milwaukee

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 theatre group Insurgent Theatre, no stranger to p more

Jan 23, 2009 12:00 AM Today in Milwaukee 2 Comments

Not that I could ever claim real t.A.T.u. fandom—like most American listeners, I’ll always view the duo as a novelty act—but I dismissed the group completely after their odd Sting-assisted, outer-space-romanticizing 2005 album, Dangerous and Movin.. more

Jun 6, 2008 4:00 AM On Music

Anyone looking for new music couldn’t go wrong with any of these three killer albums: Black Francis – Svn Fngrs For Frank Black’s second album under his old Pixies-era nom de plume, he finally gets it right. Between its aggressive quirk.. more

Apr 15, 2008 4:00 AM On Music

Mafioso, a gorgeously shot black-and-white 1962 mafia film with a dark sense of humor, scr Mafioso ,Today in Milwaukee more

Mar 7, 2008 12:00 AM Today in Milwaukee

The six-week-longRiver Arts Festival in Sauk Prairie begins Feb. 23, a rural delightjust NationalGeographic ,Art more

Feb 20, 2008 12:00 AM Visual Arts

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