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On Dead Horses’ deeply personal third album, singer-songwriter Sarah Vos attempts to reconcile childhood traumas. more

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For singer-songwriter Caley Conway, a move to rural Oostburg has only heightened her connection to the Milwaukee music scene. more

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Folk duo Crookhaven, and their 11 supplementary musicians, create soundscapes that take in classic folk textures, sprightly country, African rhythmic intricacies and other disparate sonic ingredients. more

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San Francisco’s Negative Press Project transforms the sublime songs of Jeff Buckley into melodious frameworks for eclectic instrumental improvisation within a focused ensemble setting. more

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Angel Olsen’s return to the Pabst Theater was a magnificent upgrade from her last show at the venue at year ago. more

Concert Reviews

Over the last half century, the Milwaukee music venue, The Coffee House, has hosted acoustic musicians from all over the country. more

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A Milwaukee open-mic staple, Chris Haise credits trial and error for his efficiently folky debut EP. more

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Each week, songwriter Derek Pritzl anchors an open mic at District 14 Brewery and Pub in Bay View. more

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Amos Lee considers Spirit, his sixth studio album, a tribute to his late mentor. more

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Folk legend Joan Baez reflects on her long history of activism. more

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The personal and the political intersect on New Boyz Club’s rousing debut EP. more

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Although winter’s grip casts a long shadow over Ugly Brothers’ debut full-length, it can’t suppress the band’s sense of joy. more

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It’s been about a half year since Milwaukee's Twin Brother played their last show—not an especiallylong time for most acts, but a veritable eternity for a group that has spentthe last three years gigging relentlessly. There’s good reason for t.. more

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Milwaukee’s Devil Met Contention find connections between the struggles of yesteryear and those of today on their evocative new album. more

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Years after cutting his teeth in the Milwaukee alternative scene, songwriter Kirk McFarlin is looking to reintroduce himself. more

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Showmanship is beside the point when you have a voice like Angel Olsen's. more

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“I have to write about 10 pretty bad songs before there’s one song that is worth keeping around,” Ward says. more

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With songwriter Jesca Hoop, Sam Beam realized his long-held dream of recording an old-fashioned duets record. more

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Casual Vocals’ Colleen Webb tackles the excitement and anxieties of impending parenthood on her latest record. more

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