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TBEY Arts Center Executive Director Contessa Lobley discusses the nonprofit’s mission and its two marquee events this month. more

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The Milwaukee folk singer brings a composer’s sense of experimentation to his exploratory new EP, Nowhere to Go. more

Local Music

The Radiohead frontman will play Milwaukee as part of a tour with Nigel Godrich and visual artist Tarik Barri. more

On Music

Milo and New York rapper Elucid team up for a rap lover’s rap album. more

On Music

Those parking meters you hate are going away soon. more

On Music

On his dreamy but sorrowful new EP, Heartstrings, Milwaukee’s Ryan King, as CRLSS, purges grief and eulogizes missed opportunities. more

Local Music

Kelda Roys just locked in the state's coveted Jagjaguwar demographic. more

On Music

The police ended Kool Keith's show just three songs into his set. more

On Music


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Former Sheriff David Clarke may be out of office, but the need for reform remains, argues candidate Earnell Lucas. more

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Black Arts Fest MKE Executive Director Patrice Harris discusses the festival’s inaugural lineup and its ambitions for the future. more

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Milwaukee’s Peter Vartanian documents turmoil and self-growth with vibrant pop music on his new album as Fauxny. more

Local Music

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Though the indie-rockers have lost some of their volatility over the years, they still deliver quite a spectacle. more

Concert Reviews

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The personable electro-pop duo delivered a set fit for the hugest festival stages at their kinetic Pabst Theater show this weekend. more

Concert Reviews

We were as depressed by Josh Hader's tweets as everybody else. more

On Music

The People's Flag does not have the support of all demographics of the city, several Common Council members argued at sometimes a testy meeting Thursday. more

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2018’s Wisconsin State Fair features a diverse main stage musical lineup, ranging from long-established favorites like Alice Cooper and The Temptations to younger acts like Casting Crowns and Why Don’t We. more

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For their lovely new album, HAWAII, the Milwaukee post-rock project Collections of Colonies of Bees rewrote their own rule book. more

Local Music

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Kaylee Crossfire and Kia Rap Princess

A fierce collaboration and a Coo Coo Cal track you'd have to be from Illinois not to love highlight our latest round-up of Milwaukee's finest rap. more

On Music

We share our thoughts on a pretty impressive Summerfest and take one of those Bird scooters for a spin. more

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766,192 attended this year's Big Gig, a considerable drop from last year's tally of 831,769. more

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