Milwaukee Music Scene

Milwaukee music veteran Peder Hedman, a fixture on the East Side alternative scene, died suddenly this week. His music spanned many genres. Read more


The sorrow most associated with country and bluegrass is more often derived from romantic heartbreak and sentimentality than the sadness Joseph Huber proffers on The Suffering Stage. Read more

Album Reviews

The latest release from Milwaukee indie heroes Sat. Nite Duets captures their evolving thoughts on being in a band. Read more

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Between Milwaukee native Nick Sanborn doing big things with his North Carolina duo Sylvan Esso and Milwaukee rapper Wave Chapelle landing a record deal after moving to Memphis for school, there's been a good deal of discussion in the local music s.. Read more

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Remember how Milwaukee more or less sat out Austin's South By Southwest music festival last year? Well this year it's making good in epic fashion. More than two dozen acts from the Milwaukee area will play the festival as part of a showcase organi.. Read more

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This week on The Disclaimer, WMSE's weekly panel with station promotions director Ryan Schleicher, A.V. Club Milwaukee editor Matt Wild and I, we're joined by Nick Sanborn, a once-prolific contributor to the Milwaukee music scene who has since mov.. Read more

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On this week\'s episode of The Disclaimer, WMSE\'s weekly crosstalk between station promotions director Ryan Schleicher, A.V. Club Milwaukee editor Matt Wild and I, Matt marks the new school year by pondering why college students aren\'t more enga.. Read more

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Milwaukee's music scene has never been known for a single sound, but in 2011... Read more

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Talented storyteller John McGivern proves that a play about pottery can be entertaining, funny and thought-provoking, and may even leave the audience a bit teary-eyed. At least that’s the case when McGivern appears in a solo show, American ... Read more


During his five-year hiatus from Phish, guitarist Trey Anastasio was typically prolific, creating a couple new bands, 70 Volt Parade and SerialPod, collaborating with the Benevento/Russo Duo, composing a classical music piece Read more

Today in Milwaukee

Will Precious be this year’s Slumdog Millionaire and sweep theAcademy Awards? It&rs Precious ,Film Read more

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Instead, the band recorded the new musicat the Woodstock, N.Y., barn owned by Levon Helm Before the Frost… ,Music Feature Read more

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The Pabst Theater organization began booking shows at the deserted Turner Hall Ballroom about a year ago with the explicit promise that the venue would be used to book more local shows. Although all-local shows at the Turner Ballroom have actually.. Read more

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Milwaukee Brewers vs. Cincinnati Reds Friday,April 11: Danny White of Slum Science plays for Smoke Out! at Three(722 N. Milwau ,This Week in Milwaukee Sports Read more

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