Irish Music


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The world’s largest Irish music and cultural festival returns to the Summerfest grounds this month. Read more

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Irish super group BackWest performs at Milwaukee Irish Fest for the first time, Aug. 15-18. Read more

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JigJam’s blend of traditional Irish music, bluegrass and Americana will come through at the Irish Cultural and Heritage Center on Saturday, April 13. Read more



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Award-winning trio Socks in the Frying Pan will bring their harmonies and witty stage presence to the Irish Cultural and Heritage Center on Saturday, March 16. Read more


One of the leading voices in the Irish song heritage, Rory Makem, will bring his “A Christmas Tradition” concert to the Irish Cultural and Heritage Center on Saturday, Dec. 15. Read more


Our city’s local establishments enjoy hosting great events everyholiday and Halloween is no exception. If you’re looking to spend some goodscares with the family or hit the town for drinks in costume, here are a fewworthwhile suggestions.  Marc.. Read more

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You know what they say about the family who dance together...OK, maybe no one says anything about such a clan, but Tarun Nayar of Delhi 2 Dublin mentioned to the Shank Hall audience assembled Wednes,Concert Reviews Read more

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A small crowd formed in front of the stage as The Smoking Popes took the stage last Friday, leaving the remainder of the meager audience dispersed through the rest of the hall. Occasionally the sparse ballroom was illuminated by giant flash... Read more

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Katie Musolff, a 2004 graduate of Milwaukee Institute of Art and Design, stakes her name on her award-winning oils. Her near-life-size portraits capture the unique persona and soul of her subject in masterf,Today in Milwaukee Read more

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For those who like their rock ’n’ roll as loud, drunken and offensive as possible, Nashville Pussy plays a 10 p.m. show with openers Grady at Vnuk’s tonight. The hard-rock/pyschobilly grou,Today in Milwaukee Read more

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I know next to nothing about the NBA, so tonight's draft means nothing to me, but I just got the word from my friend Geoff that the Bucks are trading Yi to the Nets. The story comes from ESPN.comI'll let Geoff be the CuteSports NBA guru since I'm .. Read more

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Twentyyears,”Paul Cotter offers with a disarming grin. He’ Can’t Fight the Feeling, ,Local Music Read more

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Considering what a sad season it's been, Braun and Fielder have really racked up the records. Accordingto @Haudricourt on twitter, Ryan Braun has four games to get four hitsand become the first Brewer with 200 hits since Paul Molitor in 1991. Read more

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