If there hadn’t been a minor garage-rock revival happening in Chicago a few years ago, NE-HI would probably have helped to create one with the fun blast of its homonymous debut album, released in 2014. Its second album, Offers, buzzes with ... more

Feb 28, 2017 2:50 PM Album Reviews

A distinct international retro vibe hops across The Striped Frogs’ debut, Dissected, driven in large part by vocalist/guitarist Klaus Veitinger, whose friendly yet unconventional delivery feels immediately familiar. Clever wordplay, contemp... more

Jul 26, 2016 2:07 PM Album Reviews

“I didn't know it was possible for a person to throw up 10 times,” Youth Lagoon's Trevor Powers told the crowd at Turner Hall Ballroom Thursday night, apologizing for a case of food poisoning he'd picked up on the road. The 22-y more

Apr 6, 2012 12:00 AM Concert Reviews 1 Comments

It's hard to believe, but 18 years have passed since Oasis led the Britpop revival. The notoriously fickle U.K. music press makes a point to lionize and render obsolete artists on a weekly basis, yet for a run of eight albums the Noel- and... more

Apr 4, 2012 12:00 AM Concert Reviews

The Jay-Z/Noel Gallagher has taken on a life of its own, and much of the novelty is wearing off at this point. It was funny when Jay-Z took the stage at Glastonbury strumming a nagging version of “Wonderwall,” but less so when Jay-Z revived the fe.. more

Aug 26, 2008 4:00 AM On Music

After plenty of Oasis-styled sibling rivalry, Chevelle’sPete and Sam Loeffler split King Corn ,This Week in Milwaukee more

Nov 16, 2007 12:00 AM This Week in Milwaukee