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Apr 18, 2017 2:49 PM Music Feature

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A rare solo show stripped Destroyer’s music down to the basics: just Dan Bejar, his guitar and his Ziggy Stardust sneer. more

Nov 2, 2016 9:00 AM Concert Reviews

This week on The Disclaimer, WMSE's weekly half an hour of opinionated conversation with Ryan Schleicher, Milwaukee Record co-founder Matt Wild and I, it's time once again for our fall concert preview. So we get right to it, and there's a lot to g.. more

Sep 8, 2016 8:08 PM On Music

Destroyer has released nine albums since the band began in the mid-'90s as a lo-fi solo project for songwriter... more

Jun 6, 2012 12:00 AM Music Feature

<p>Destroyer will headline the Turner Hall Ballroom on Wednesday, June 13, the venue announced this afternoon. Over the last 15 years, Destroyer\'s Dan Bejar (the band\'s visionary and sole constant) has continually reinvented himself in an effort.. more

Feb 27, 2012 7:15 PM On Music

Dan Bejar follows up 2008’s uncharacteristically bland Trouble in Dreams with Kaputt, a great new Destroyer record that finds him in his elementwhich is to say, very much out of his element. Bejar is at his best when he’s covering new ground, divi.. more

Jan 25, 2011 5:42 PM On Music

“It’s not easy being green,” Kermit the frog once lamented, but many Kermit’s cousins don’t face those difficulties since frogs come in a wide variety of colors beyond just green, including vivid blues, deep reds and all shad more

Dec 1, 2010 12:00 AM Today in Milwaukee

But they generally tend to find their way back tothe front porch. And while lead singer Pete Quirk’s guttural whine seems mostlyobsessed with nature, trees, sun and such, it’s the “Summer Light” ceding tothe coming gloom and ,CD Re more

Sep 15, 2009 12:00 AM Album Reviews

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Apr 27, 2009 12:00 AM Album Reviews

Buoyed by wonderful weather and excellent live music line-ups, Saturday’s Record Store Day promotion drove considerable traffic to Atomic Records and Exclusive Records, and from what I’ve read online, the response was similarly encouraging in othe.. more

Apr 24, 2008 4:00 AM On Music

I'm ambivalent about the upcoming Destroyer album, Trouble in Dreams. On one hand, I’ve been listening to it for two months and still haven’t warmed to it, but on the other, it took me nearly as long to discover the wonders of Destroyer’s last al.. more

Mar 15, 2008 4:00 AM On Music

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