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Big shows from The Killers, Ryan Adams and Social Distortion highlight this week’s concert calendar. more

Jul 25, 2017 2:31 PM This Week in Milwaukee

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Ahead of their tour with Dashboard Confessional, rising Milwaukee rockers Vinyl Theatre debuted new material and covered Coldplay at The Rave. more

Jan 16, 2017 8:55 AM Concert Reviews

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Inrecent decades, Republicans have certainly been far less sympathetic toenvironmental causes than the Democrats, and this year’s batch of candidatesfor the party’s Presidential nomination is no exception.DonaldTrump has remained skeptical o.. more

Nov 2, 2015 5:14 PM , News Features

Over the years, most movie remakes have been woeful. Recent examples include The Manchurian Candidate (2004) a botched version of 1962’s black-and-white beauty; 3:10 to Yuma (2007), a dud compared to 1957’s more

Feb 27, 2013 3:16 PM A&E Feature

Grava Gallery occupies a long and narrow space with a high ceiling inside the Historic Third Ward's Marshall Building, perfect for showcasing art on the first floor.  The warm taupe walls highlight the drawings and paintings, even frequently jewel.. more

Feb 8, 2011 2:54 AM Visual Arts

Michael Douglas returns as Wall Street's Gordon Gekko on Sept. 24, but for now mean-Michael is on display in the biting drama, Solitary Man. He appears as disgraced car dealer Ben Kalmen. Ben's rapier wit and candor partially disguise his i... more

Sep 14, 2010 12:00 AM Home Movies

Big corporations run the world, it seems, and the Yes Men are determined to monkey wrench the publicity machine that helps sustain them. The duo of guerilla pranksters, Andy Bichlbaum and Mike Bonanno a.k.a. the Yes Men, impersonate the sort of .. more

Apr 6, 2010 5:21 PM I Hate Hollywood

Further dampening my enthusiasm for this year's Lollapalooza, which I still think lacks the major-event headliners of past years, is a splotchy schedule that tends to pit some of the most exciting mid-level acts against each other in the same time.. more

Jun 17, 2009 4:00 AM On Music

After establishing themselves as one of the best, most commercially successful of this decade’s many ’80s revivalists, scoring hit after hit like “Somebody Told Me” and “Mr. Brightside” with their 2004 debut Hot Fuss, T more

Apr 30, 2009 12:00 AM Today in Milwaukee

Thursday, April 30 Guster @ Marquette University, 7:30 p.m. ,This Week in Milwaukee more

Apr 29, 2009 12:00 AM This Week in Milwaukee

In the world of music, artists are only as good as their latest works. And that's not good Hot Fuss ,CD Reviews more

Jan 13, 2009 12:00 AM Album Reviews

While retailers prepare for the possibility of the worst holiday shopping season in a decade, the music industry has at least some cause to be optimistic entering Black Friday. Early next week will see the release of four huge albums: Guns .. more

Nov 20, 2008 5:00 AM On Music

Debate over how to resolve the nation's financial emergency is taking a salutary direction Boiler Room ,News Features more

Sep 30, 2008 12:00 AM News Features 1 Comments

   Soulstice Theatre takes the gritty, sexy musical Chicago into a strange dimen Chicago ,Theater more

Aug 20, 2008 12:00 AM Theater 2 Comments

Critics were never that hot on The Bravery to begin with—they described the group's 2005 dance-rock debut as a shameless Killers rip-off—but they've taken an even harder line against the group's new The Sun and the Moon, a scattered, occasionally... more

Jul 6, 2008 12:00 AM Today in Milwaukee

“Dead Metal?” Jimmy McNulty asked on a recent episode of “The Wire,&rdq Source: Manpower Inc.'s 2008 survey of U.S. employers ,Today in Milwaukee more

May 4, 2008 12:00 AM Today in Milwaukee

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