John Mayer

Bob Weir had been considering his latest Dead spinoff band even before the group’s “Fare Thee Well” shows. more

Jul 5, 2016 3:14 PM Music Feature

 B.B. King has beencalled the “King of the Blues,” and not simply because of his surname. Thedocumentary B.B. King: The Life of Riley (out on DVD and Blu-ray) contains enough vintage concert footage to show thatthe man r.. more

Jul 17, 2014 8:57 PM I Hate Hollywood

 The stage was crowded last October whenacclaimed musicians by the dozen crowded the rostrum at the Izod Center in EastRutherford, New Jersey. The concert honored The Band's drummer, Levon Helm, whohad died recently from cancer, and r.. more

Jul 14, 2013 12:47 PM I Hate Hollywood

Summerfest has been gradually announcing its 2013 Marcus Amphitheater headliners for months now, but it’s stayed mum on side-stage acts. That changed today, when breaking from its usual tradition of announcing grounds stage performers in small chu.. more

Apr 4, 2013 3:00 PM On Music

Dysfunctional families and lovable down-and-out characters have inspired many best-selling novels, and two new works of fiction continue the tradition of these winning plotlines. Up-and-coming authors Pete Nelson and Joe Meno deliver keen o... more

Apr 12, 2010 12:00 AM Books

Celebrating the inherent low-keyness of Tuesday nights, the Bremen Café has dedicated the day to a event called Geek Night, an informal weekly gathering where patrons play video- and board games. Guitar Hero and Halo have been popular,Today... more

Jan 5, 2010 12:00 AM Today in Milwaukee

For many, the color photography by E.C. Landryfor The Captain Frederick Pabst Mansion:An The Captain Frederick Pabst Mansion:An ,Books more

Dec 10, 2009 12:00 AM Books

The Milwaukee cousin-cousin rap duo Streetz and Young Deuces’ quest to conquer Milwaukee radio has led them on a detour to the South, where they’ve spent much of their time networking with DJs and trading mixtape appearances, with hopes of ... more

Mar 28, 2009 12:00 AM Today in Milwaukee

I wish the Razzies were televised. You know, the Golden Raspberry Awards handed out on the eve of the Oscars to the year’s worst movies. Much can be learned by starring into the Hollywood abyss where the green light is given to the likes of India.. more

Feb 23, 2009 5:00 AM I Hate Hollywood

From the Bad Ideas Department: Giving the least likable man in music his own television show. Time reports that it's close to a done deal. Let's hope that it fares about as well as Rosie O'Donnell's variety show. more

Jan 15, 2009 5:00 AM On Music

The Grammy nominations took the collective breath away from the music blogosphere last night with an amazing roster of artists who, almost without exception* deserve the recognition. Not only is Lil Wayne nominated for album of the year, for insta.. more

Dec 4, 2008 5:00 AM On Music

but he shouldn’twait until the last minute to fill out his organ donor car ,Jim Cryns on Sports (Online Exclusive) more

Jul 6, 2008 12:00 AM More Sports

In between talking about himself and dating celebrities with “Wonderland” bodies, tabloid fixture John Mayer sings blue-eyed soft-rock and plays the guitar. Expect lots of banter—much of it self-aggrandizing, some of it defensively so—when Mayer ... more

Jul 2, 2008 12:00 AM Today in Milwaukee

In Tandem Theatre continues its Midwest premiere of The Girl in the Frame tonight at the The Girl in the Frame ,Today in Milwaukee more

Jun 7, 2008 12:00 AM Today in Milwaukee 1 Comments

Q: What do you bring to a witch burning at the stake? Spamalot ,A&E Feature more

Apr 23, 2008 12:00 AM A&E Feature