Neil Diamond

This week Neil Diamond and Twin Shadow return to Milwaukee, while thousands of gamers flock to Brookfield. more

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Although he's been making music for more than 45 years, Neil Diamond still retains his smooth pop voice and the energy to dance across stages and charm audiences with his folksy sense of humor. He even insists on updating his own... more

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<p> In our wired and socially networked world, it's important to remember the potential of people concentrated in a single neighborhood defined geographically in brick and concrete. <em>Legends of Folk: The Village Scene</em> (out on DVD) documen.. more

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Neil Diamond was still an aspiring songwriter from Brooklyn when he fashioned an identity for himself in a wonderful series of on-point singles for a big indie label, Bang Records. In songs like “Solitary Man” and “Girl, You'll be a Woma... more

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Neil Diamond rides the subway from Manhattan back to Brooklyn, to the neighborhood where he lived until he was 16, in “Welcome Home Neil.” The short documentary is a bonus track on Hot August Night/NYC (Sony Legacy), the DVD of his Madison Squar.. more

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Tickets are still available for the Neil Diamond show tonight at the Bradley Center! Show starts at 8pm. Tickets range from $29.50 to $122.,Sponsored Events more

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Brother Ali @ Turner Hall Ballroom, 7 p.m. WhenBarack Obama claimed victory earlier this month, Brother Ali was thefirst rapper out of the gate with a victory track, which was ironic,This Week in Milwaukee more

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After years of being a non-threatening gateway group for green hip-hop listeners who were Rising Down ,Today in Milwaukee more

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The local theatre season concludes its journey to the holidays this weekend. For me, this is the last great stop before the deceptively easy challenge of covering all of the holiday showsquite a few of which are repeats of shows from previous year.. more