Reo Speedwagon

The Fair kicks off with a blast from the rockin’ past with these two bands back to back. Look for the REO Speedsters to play all their hits—and they have many—with Night Ranger (“Sister Christian”) to warm up what will already be a hot summer night. Read more

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Variety is the theme for this year’s lineup of bands and singers. Read more

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The Isley Brothers will be joined by The Commodores on Aug. 10, and REO Speedwagon kicks off the fair on Aug. 1. Read more

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Check out what's happening at Summerfest on July 6, 2017. Scroll down for the full lineup.   BJ The Chicago Kid Johnson Controls World Stage 10 p.m. On his major label debut, 2016�,Summerfest 2017 Read more

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Despite overcast skies and periods of rain that cut into attendance, organizers are calling Sunday's inaugural Rock the Green concert at Veterans Park a success and say they are planning a repeat festival next year. Event spokesperson Megan White.. Read more

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Like most '80s power-balladeers, REO Speedwagon faded from popularity by the early '90s, existing largely as a touring act on the state-fair circuit. But the band has made a bit of a comeback in recent years, earning unlikely acclaim for... Read more

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Maurice Sendak became a culty children’s author after the publication of Where the Wild Things Are (1963). A new Scholastic DVD set, “The Halloween Stories Collection,” includes such clever-sounding titles as “The Teacher from the Black Lagoon” b.. Read more

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The Wisconsin State Fair doesn’t begin until August 6, but for those jonesing for livestock and fried food, the neighboring Waukesha County Fair, which runs through Sunday, has your fix. The fair closes today with attractions including a tr... Read more

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REO Speedwagon so often plays state fairs and, more locally, Summerfest, that it’s rare to see them abandon the great outdoors in favor of indoor venues. It should be interesting to see how the band does for itself inside Potawatomi’s North... Read more

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Here’s hoping you’ve worked up an appetite, because it’s cream-puff eati Hi Infidelity ,Today in Milwaukee Read more

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