Harry Belafonte

 In themiddle of a bar mitzvah or a wedding reception, as the mood sags and guestsbegin to contemplate making their excuses, the band strikes up a familiarmelody. Suddenly the dance floor fills with partygoers doing the circ.. more

I Hate Hollywood

“G O T / I T (Get Out of Town/In Transition)” is the largely tongue-in-cheek title of a dance concert by two choreographers with strong Milwaukee ties who've just left town. Elizabeth Johnson, founder and artistic more

Classical Music

Mention Harry Belafonte and most of us will sing out: “Day-oh!” Somehow, the polished Caribbean cry of the “Banana Boat Song” has drowned out the rest of a remarkable career. The documentary <em>Sing Your Song</em> (out on DVD) is clearly the auth.. more

I Hate Hollywood

<p> The Nixon Administration broke diplomatic relations with Sweden in 1972 after its prime minister denounced the human cost of U.S. air raids over Vietnam. <em>TV Guide</em>, published by Nixon's patron Walter Annenberg, ran a cover story conde.. more

I Hate Hollywood

On her second album, Jen Gloeckner digresses occasionally into the elastic whiplash chords of rock, or slips into a harsh-tongued vocal emulation of Americana. Mostly, Mouth of Mars is a layered, largely acoustic sequence of soundscapes inv... more

Album Reviews

If votersstill feel the same way a year from now, the midterm consequences for theDemocr %uFFFD 2009 ,News Features more

News Features

Greendaleresidents have long been familiar with the name Ricardo’s—and thespecialty thin-crust pizza it’s been serving for 40 years. In 2006, asecond location opened, this time on a ,Dining Out more

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