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Revitalizing a genre well past its expiration date, The Thermals enjoyed a run of several excellent pop-punk records, culminating in last year's vital Now We Can See, a disc that suggested the Portland trio might never run out of steam. On the gro.. Read more

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I've got a lot of things going on in my personal life, so posting is going to be scarce this week. I'm fairly certain I haven't posted this before, but any time I post on Brew Crew Ball, it is linked on my Twitter. Follow me @tristarscoopAlso, any.. Read more

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The celebratory culture of New Orleans mixes with the tragedy of Hurricane Katrina in Milw Fire on the Bayou: A Mardi Gras Musical Extravaganza, ,Theater Read more


With the number of daily commuters between Milwaukee and Chicago increasing along with the price of gas, more and more people are choosing to ride Amtrak to beat the traffic this summer. ,Traveling Shepherd Read more

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