A trip to aplanetarium can be a surprisingly relaxing endeavor. It offers a comfortableand deep-set chair, calm and reassuring darkness, and an hour or so to powerdown your phone and contemplate the vastness of the universe. Add a littlerock-n.. more

Nov 7, 2016 4:59 PM What Made Milwaukee Famous

  I can't picture WIlliam Shakespeare in winter. Or in Fall, really. Whenever I picture the man wandering around the streets of early 17th century London, I picture him walking around in summer.  There is more Shakespeare in summer than any o.. more

Jun 29, 2012 9:57 AM Theater

Milwaukee’s 1956 gets better with age. After a couple of early releases steeped in crushingly heavy alt-rock riffs and Helmet-inspired screeds, the trio matured in satisfying directions on their 2007 record, Saboteur , which they spent more

Dec 17, 2010 12:00 AM Today in Milwaukee

The Daniel M. Soref Planetarium is about to pull the curtain on its popular program Black Wall Street Journal ,Today in Milwaukee more

Jan 15, 2008 12:00 AM Today in Milwaukee

If the Tiny Mix Tapes report is to be believed—and Lord, I hope it is—Stephen Malkmus and the Jicks will be returning to Milwaukee for the first time since that semi-infamous 2003 concert when they played an entire chronological set of Pavement s.. more

Jan 3, 2008 5:00 AM On Music