Peter J. Woods

Peter J Woods’ new series of electronic shows and workshops puts the focus on women in experimental music. more

Jan 31, 2017 4:31 PM Local Music

When Peter J. Woods wasn't manipulating gadgetry residing in what looked to be a couple of hollowed out Gideons' Bibles, he rode a thick knife blade over stringed instruments such as a zither or rolled a metal cup and saucer over them. more

Oct 10, 2016 10:10 AM Concert Reviews

Over the last decade or so, Peter J. Woods has been doing some really interesting stuff onstage. Some of the most interesting abstract theater in town has come from the man behind work for now defunct theatre companies Pink Banana and Insurg.. more

Aug 20, 2016 11:00 AM Theater


Gerritt Wittmer

The end of the year is always so completely stuffed with retreaded sentiment. There’s something to be said for the sentimental warmth and emotional comfort of familiar tradition that echoes through every aspect of the holidays.But let’s say.. more

Dec 24, 2015 12:00 PM Theater


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Feb 24, 2015 9:05 PM Theater


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Canadian punks Single Mothers brought the heat on a bill that doubled as a release show for Milwaukee's Midwives. more

Feb 23, 2015 9:00 AM Concert Reviews

These are hard times for noise music festivals. Noise fests around the Midwest have been shrinking or scaling back their lineups, and the country’s largest noise festival, more

Aug 20, 2013 11:24 PM Local Music

  Sameuel Beckett's Rockaby is the kind of dark piece that ideally traps an audience inside the skull of an old woman waiting to die. It's a very, very haunting piece when executed in the right way. At month's end, experimental playwright and a.. more

Aug 9, 2012 11:15 AM Theater

Experimental noise artist and playwright Peter J. Woods is doing some frightfully interesting stuff. Has been doing so for quite some time. Experimental artists operating outside established university structures don’t often get a whole lot of r.. more

Mar 1, 2011 1:31 AM Theater

Inside Job recounts the many steps—and leaps in logic—leading to the economic meltdown of 2008. The global crisis was sparked by the bankruptcy of Lehman Brothers and AIG and fueled by the toxic ideology of Milton Friedman and his economic ... more

Nov 22, 2010 12:00 AM Film Reviews

Minneapolis producer Ryan Olson and Adam Hurlburt and Zach Coulter of the electro-rock band Solid Gold invited a diverse cast of friends and collaborators to help them record Gayngs’ inaugural album, one that included Bon Iver’s Justin... more

Sep 29, 2010 12:00 AM Today in Milwaukee

When Exile on Main Street was released in 1972, some critics and fans were puzzled. Much of the double LP by the Rolling Stones, unrivaled as the world’s greatest rock ’n’ roll band once the Beatles had dissolved, struck them as a bloody more

Jun 16, 2010 12:00 AM Film Reviews

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May 12, 2009 12:00 AM Books

Since their “MMMBop” 15-minutes expired and their label did the inevitable, dr Strong Enough to Break ,Today in Milwaukee more

Sep 27, 2008 12:00 AM Today in Milwaukee 4 Comments