Jamar Rogers

Ruthie answers a question from a reader whose girlfriend is very attached to the boob tube. Exciting upcoming events include: the opening reception for “Our TRANS Family” photo exhibit at Kenilworth Square East Gallery, Nov. 4; Unlocking... Read more

Dear Ruthie

Thomas Wright eventually turned to discussing his own home, the Robert Llewellyn Wright home, built in Bethesda, Maryland, the hemicycle home that Frank Lloyd Wright designed for his parents. The home might be considered modest by today'.. Read more

Visual Arts

Ardent “American Idol” viewers will recall that Danny Gokey wasn’t the only “Idol” contestant from Milwaukee this year. Gokey’s BFF Jamar Rogers also auditioned and made the initial cut, though he was unceremoniously bo Read more

Today in Milwaukee 1 Comments

Shepherd-Express %uFFFD Page 24 This Week in Milwaukee ,This Week in Milwaukee Read more

This Week in Milwaukee

A Milwaukeean is now the "American Idol" front-runner. Deeply Christian, boyishly handsome but sexually non-threatening, with a powerful, vaguely schmaltzy voice that evokes his sad backstory (his wife died last year), Danny Gokey is one of the mo.. Read more

On Music

Last night's Kansas City auditions episode of "American Idol" introduced a contestant who is apparently the first Wisconsin native to make the initial cut this season, Jamar Rogers. Don't get too swept up in Badger pride, though, since it's unlike.. Read more

On Music

Punk fans are notoriously fickle about bands selling out, but Alkaline Trio’s ascension from small-time macabre punk band to Killers-sized modern-rock band was so gradual and so natural that many fans might not even have noticed that their favori... Read more

Today in Milwaukee 3 Comments

Deborah Clifton (a longtime member of the late, great Theatre X) and Peggy Hong (the poet Small Pieces Fly To Heaven ,Today in Milwaukee Read more

Today in Milwaukee 2 Comments