Greatest Lakes

New artists and old favorites abound on our rundown of the year’s best Milwaukee albums. Read more

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A curfew awkwardly cut the indie rocker’s set short Thursday night at the Back Room at Colectivo. Read more

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Riverwest FemFest returns with its biggest, most impressive lineup yet, and Milwaukee bands Greatest Lakes and Sex Scenes play big release shows. Read more

This Week in Milwaukee

The Shepherd Express is excited to premiere the long-awaited new album from Milwaukee's most harmonic indie-folk band. Read more

On Music

Though he’s won over radio and the local press, Pharaoh Mac says he still feels like an outsider in the Milwaukee rap scene. Read more

Local Music


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An eclectic trio of Milwaukee acts anchored Milwaukee Day's flagship concert at Turner Hall. Read more

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For the third year in a row, Burnhearts tavern in Bay View will throw a summer-style street party in the middle of winter. This year's Mitten Fest is scheduled for Saturday, Feb. 7 and will once again feature strong beer, bourbon barrel-aged brand.. Read more

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In a world full of instant gratification, it can be easy to rush music to the listener, especially for artists recording at home. There’s a temptation to cut corners and finish a song quickly, rather than take time to construct it into stu... Read more

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Nothing on Zoo Animal’s 2012 release, Departure, could have prepared listeners for an incredibly economical and powerful set of classic guitar rock-inspired tunes. The recording is a new direction,Concert Reviews Read more

Concert Reviews

Neither Pretty Girls Make Graves nor Hint Hint were known for restraint or subtlety, so it was a surprise when members of those wild-eyed indie-rock... Read more

Today in Milwaukee

The city of Waukesha’s request for Lake Michigan water is the first of its kind under the Great Lakes Water Compact, and with it comes scrutiny. Here are some of the biggest questions about Waukesha’s request, and how it will be handled in ... Read more

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