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The truth is expectations are pretty low for rappers touring the club circuit. All they have to do is show up, perform a few songs for a crowd that’s been very much primed to enjoy them, then enjoy a fairly generous paycheck—it’s possible to be in.. Read more

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Veteran’s Park spends the weekend celebrating Asian culture, while Discovery World kicks off this year’s Fish Fry & A Flick film series. Read more

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It’sa hopeful time for Milwaukee rap. While a slew of young independent localartists are beginning to stir interest from outside the city, two prominent Milwaukeealums are making significant waves on the radio. One is Rico Love, the veteran son.. Read more

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Two rappers with very different styles shared the same stage Friday night at the Rave. Read more

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For years Grammy-winning Milwaukee native Rico Love was a mostly behind the scenes player in the urban music scene, writing and producing big hits for stars like Usher, Beyonce, Kelly Rowland and Chris Brown in between recording his own projects. .. Read more

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One unassuming Monday morning last month, Girl Talk posted a free download of his latest record, All Day, only hours after completing it. The record was promoted with little more than a press release and a couple of tweets, but demand for i... Read more

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Oft-pompadoured and proudly not of his era, Chris Isaak is a paradoxical cross between a sexy Roy Orbison and a shy Elvis, a rockabilly oddity with a big, beating heart and movie-star good looks. That he’s an enigma with a scattered Read more

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The Tripoli Shriners of Milwaukee have made a name for themselves through their community service and support of the Shriners’ Hospital for Children, but to many they’re best known for their local circus, which does multiple performances at... Read more

Today in Milwaukee

Jacob Hey lives his passion for art. By co-founding Organization for Inspiration (O4I), which will be hosting Art Not Apathy events on a regular basis throughout the year, Hey invites everyone to participate in the .. Read more

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  With the top of the Nov. 4 ticket—Barack Obama vs. John McCain—curren What’s your take? Write: editor@shepex.com or comment on this story online at www.ex ,News Features Read more

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