The Delta Routine

A series of shows timed for the holidays make it a great week for Milwaukee music. Also Snoop Dogg is coming. more

Dec 20, 2016 2:20 PM This Week in Milwaukee

Doctor Who fans hit the dancefloor, while Jim Gaffigan returns for his usual run of pre-New Year’s Eve show. more

Dec 22, 2015 7:39 PM This Week in Milwaukee


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The Delta Routine’s latest album, You and Your Lion, is the band’s first with Semi-Twang’s Mike Hoffman as a member of the band. more

Feb 10, 2015 5:47 PM Local Music

Milwaukee’s seminal outdoor music series often reaches beyond the bounds of the city to bring in nationally touring acts, and this week’s installment features the New more

Aug 27, 2014 3:51 PM This Week in Milwaukee

Milwaukee’s jazz scene received a shock in January when the owner of The Jazz Estate (2423 N. Murray Ave.) announced that he was selling the venerable establishment. The East Side club has been home to internationally recognized jazz musici... more

Jul 2, 2014 1:57 AM Local Music

Nearly 40 years after his first paying gig in the city, there may be no more conversationally colorful character and Milwaukee institution than Paul Cebar. Inherent in Cebar’s verbal floridity, however, is the missionary zeal of a musician ... more

Jan 7, 2014 3:35 AM Music Feature

It’s no secret that the instruments a band uses help determine its sonic direction and can make a song work. In the case of Milwaukee band Calliope, one instrument—an organ—not only pumped energy into the songs of their more

Mar 26, 2013 10:53 PM Local Music

When Milwaukee band Delta Routine received the WAMI Award for Alternative Artist of the Year this spring—on top of being named 88Nine Radio Milwaukee’s Band of the Year last year—they had just gone through... more

Oct 3, 2012 3:19 PM Local Music

Remember when the Black Keys headlined the Marcus Amphitheater last summer and everybody was shocked<em>shocked</em>that the little old Black Keys were playing such a big venue? Well, today the festival announced its third 2012 Marcus Amphitheater.. more

Jan 26, 2012 9:30 PM On Music

Windfall Theatre is looking to cast for a dinner party. The party in question is called Omnium Gatherum. It was written several years ago by Theresa Rebeck and Alexandra Gersten-Vassilaros. The premise is simple: a hostess/domestic tycoon in the.. more

Jun 23, 2011 2:08 PM Theater

Mikael has a beautiful wife and daughter, a striking home overlooking a lake and good friends who come to dinner with bottles of fine wine. But often he lapses into tense silence; on leave of absence after years of tiresome work, Mikael decides t.. more

Dec 8, 2010 12:46 PM I Hate Hollywood

  Spoken word is probably on the bottom rung of the performing arts hierarchy in any community. While the local music scene in any major city is perpetually fed by people looking to make a living with their music, there isn't any kind of preced.. more

May 19, 2010 11:31 AM Theater

Next Weekend, The Warped Cast (2.0) presents 4 movies in two hours for two dollars at the Times Cinema. The comedy performance group will attempt brief comic interpretations of the following: --Friday the 13th  --Birng It On! –The Mighty Morphin P.. more

May 6, 2010 8:51 PM Theater

The Milwaukee rock trio The Delta Routine conjure the sound of vintage Rolling Stones and old punk bands like The Stooges and New York Dolls in an attempt to return to the basics of rock 'n' roll. The band members act like rockers from the ... more

Sep 4, 2009 12:00 AM Today in Milwaukee

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Jun 24, 2009 12:00 AM Around MKE 1 Comments

The Up & Under Pub is The Delta Routine’s self-described “home base.” During one of their frequent stops at its open mic night, the raw rock group even met musician Evan Paydon, who eventually took the place of their bassist who was inju more

Apr 11, 2009 12:00 AM Today in Milwaukee

The Milwaukee rock trio The Delta Routine conjure the sound of vintage Rolling Stones and old punk bands like The Stooges and New York Dolls in an attempt to return to the basics of rock 'n' roll. The band ,Today in Milwaukee more

Jan 30, 2009 12:00 AM Today in Milwaukee

In May The Delta Routine confronted a pressing dilemma that would completely change the fa Donna ,Local Music more

Jan 25, 2009 12:00 AM Local Music 3 Comments

It’s time again to give peace a chance. The annual “Peace Through Music: The Music of John Lennon” benefit, held tonight at 7 p.m. at Linneman’s Riverwest Inn, raises funds for the ,Today in Milwaukee more

May 25, 2008 12:00 AM Today in Milwaukee