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“Mystery Science Theater 3000" is now embarking on their first ever tour, where they will stop at the Pabst Theater for a two-show run on Saturday, July 15. We caught up with creator Joel Hodgson, and talked about creating the show for a... more

Jul 10, 2017 1:58 PM Off the Cuff

Walking Simulators, the Resident Evil 2 Remake, and YouTube Streaming Comes to the PlayStation 4!AudioListen to the latest PressureCast on iTunes, Stitcher or Direct Link.VideoLet us know what you think. Leave us a voice or text message at 95.. more

Aug 17, 2015 1:59 PM Video Games are Dumb

The Wooldridge Brothers don’t get together as often as they used to, so when they do, they make it count. more

Aug 4, 2015 7:50 PM Local Music

Iga whips Kickstarter with a Castlevania spiritual successor, the Nintendo World Championship returns and the Xbox One rules the April NPD charts!AudioVideoLet us know what you think. Leave us a voice or text message at 954-947-7377 or e.. more

May 18, 2015 3:10 PM Video Games are Dumb

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Photo by Steven Cohen

A native of both the Milwaukee and Minneapolis music scenes, Scott Wooldridge released his self-titled solo album this winter. more

Feb 24, 2015 10:05 PM Local Music

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National Bobblehead Hall of Fame and Museum

Milwaukee may become home to the world’s largest collectionof bobbleheads! Co-founders of the National Bobblehead Hall of Fame and Museum, CEO Phil Sklarand President Brad Novak, announced their intention to establish a physical bobbleheadmuseu.. more

Nov 19, 2014 7:00 PM Around MKE

A new invention could be hittingthe Milwaukee scene. Rob Kessler—yes, he’s the son ofthe jeweler—has created a Kickstarter campaign to raise $40,000 for the initialproduction of his Million Dollar Collar—the first permanently installed,patente.. more

Jul 17, 2014 11:45 AM Around MKE

The music industry is fickle. If a band wants to stay on the radar, it needs to continuously play shows, release new music and, if it’s lucky, receive some press. By those measures, the Milwaukee rock trio The New Red Moons had been falling... more

Jul 9, 2014 1:40 AM Local Music

It's been a while since we've heard anything new from the Midwest Americana act The Wooldridge Brothers, but fresh material is on the way—two albums' worth of it, to be exact. Brothers Scott and Brian Wooldridge are finishing up their seventh albu.. more

Jun 19, 2014 8:00 PM On Music

Waukesha’sOutskirts Theatre is looking to launch a production of Bert V. Royal’s DogSees God: Confessions of a Teenage Blockhead. The clever and dramaticmutation of the Peanuts comic strip characters is currently being stagedlocally by Splinte.. more

Jun 14, 2014 8:46 AM Theater

MilwaukeeHome’sambitious crowd-funding campaign to send 25 Milwaukee acts to Austin’s South BySouthwest music festival fell far short of its goal, raising just $4,120 of the$20,000 it sought, the Milwaukee Business Journal reported this week. T.. more

Feb 19, 2014 9:00 PM On Music

Like many hopeful entrepreneurs, Wauwatosa-based brewer Andrew Dillard turned to Kickstarter last spring thinking he might use the popular fundraising site to raise $27,000 to start a microbrewery in Tosa. Big Head more

Jul 24, 2013 12:52 AM Dining Preview

With his eclectic fusion of rock, soul and world music, Paul Cebar has long been regarded as one of Milwaukee's true treasures, and a welcome gateway to music styles that aren't always well represented around these parts. He's less known, however,.. more

Jul 2, 2013 5:00 PM On Music

It's only been a few years since Milwaukee discovered the joys of food truck dining. Downtown, at festivals and farmer's markets, the variety of mobile food options continues to expand. Demand for these popular vendors is more

May 6, 2013 5:08 PM Dining Preview

Filming for the web-TV show “Mediocracy” began in January and the comedy is slated to continue its run with another webisode this upcoming January. With help from Kickstarter and a great deal of effort from more

Dec 23, 2012 8:59 PM Off the Cuff

Local filmmaker Ashley Altadonna has been working for the past three years on the project of a lifetime: simultaneously struggling to find a way to pay for the medical costs of her transition from male to female while... more

Oct 25, 2012 2:54 PM Sexpress

Originally conceived as a “thank you” to the generous folks who contributed to WMSE's Kickstarter campaign to replace the aging equipment that allows the station to broadcast and record in-studio performances, Cover Milwaukee became... more

Apr 2, 2012 12:00 AM Concert Reviews

WMSE announced today that it has met the $30,000 goal of its "Keep Live Music on WMSE" Kickstarter campaign, meaning the station will have the money to rebuild its aging in-house recording studio. Raising $30,000 during a competitive giv.. more

Dec 20, 2011 9:00 PM On Music

Noir. The word has at least two meanings—the first is blackness, darkness and mystery; the other defines a genre of fiction in which hard-boiled detectives and cops mop up crime or commit them, and the common theme is death of the cop or th... more

Aug 23, 2010 12:00 AM Books

The British new wave band Squeeze, which has been off and on since the ’80s, this year reunited with a lineup led by singers Chris Difford and Gleen Tilbrook, with an ambitious touring schedule and a new album, Spot the Difference more

Jul 21, 2010 12:00 AM Today in Milwaukee

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