Dave Wakeling

I say this as someone who treasures those first three English Beat records: Dave Wakeling, please stop touring. You are making me sad. The English Beat tops even The Specials for the Most Crappy Offshoots and Cash-Ins award—though sometimes the .. more

Feb 4, 2009 5:00 AM On Music

   Thoseof you who were courageous enough to attend the Locust Street Festival Broken Window ,Books more

Jun 18, 2008 12:00 AM Books

Dave Wakeling has some advice for any '80s band considering reuniting: Stay as far from VH1 as possible. Wakeling learned this lesson several years ago, when his early '80s ska-pop band, the Beat—known in America as the English Beat—a.. more

Feb 15, 2008 5:00 AM On Music

Justin Vernon is at the beginning of what’s poised to be a very, very good year. Las Guys on Ice ,This Week in Milwaukee more

Jan 16, 2008 12:00 AM This Week in Milwaukee