The Lovelies

What do you do after making an alt-rock splash in Milwaukee? What Barbara Endes of The Lovelies did was head to New York City and make cowpunk. In their eponymous album Girls on Grass use the term to describe their music, though users of mo... more

Album Reviews

The Canadian ensemble Tokyo Police Club doesn’t have much interest in the lofty, experimental indie-rock that’s largely in vogue right now. They prefer the genre in its more exuberant, earlier incarnations, cribbing the most immediate eleme... more

This Week in Milwaukee

Atomic Records wasn't just a passive observer of the Milwaukee music scene, explains Damian Strigens. It actively shaped the scene, fostering local bands and, sometimes, even birthing them. Strigen,Local Music more

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