Riverside Theater


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Wisconsin’s “bluegrass mavericks” Horseshoes & Hand Grenades open for Greensky Bluegrass at the Riverside Theater on Dec. 29 and Dec. 30. Read more

Local Music


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We may be decking our halls with holly and placing mistletoe in strategic places, but there are many holiday reasons to leave the house this season. Music, theater, dance—it’s all a celebration of the most wonderful time of the year. Read more

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Internationally acclaimed vocalist, songwriter and multi-instrumentalist Andrew Bird comes to the Riverside Theater on Sept. 26. Read more

Music Feature


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The timeless Zombies bring the British Invasion to the Riverside Theater on Sept. 22, co-headlining with Brian Wilson. Read more

National Act


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Mark Knopfler two-hour performance at the Riverside Theater reinforced why he and his stellar 10-piece band are one of best groups recording and touring today. Read more

Concert Reviews

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Actor, comedian and woodworker Nick Offerman discusses his career, interests and his “All Rise” show at the Riverside Theater on Thursday, Sept. 12, at 7:30 p.m. Read more



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A string of musical acts for the week of Thursday, Aug. 22 to Wednesday, Aug. 28. Read more

This Week in Milwaukee


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The rap pioneers performed to an appreciative crowd at The Riverside. Read more

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Jill Scott performed her mash-up of soul music, spoken word, alt R&B, straight-ahead rock, exploratory jazz at her Milwaukee concert. Read more

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David Gray and opening act Gaby Moreno charmed the audience at the Riverside Theater last weekend. Read more

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With the third annual Cheers To Milwaukee event, the Violent Femmes will perform Thursday, June 6th, at the Riverside Theater. Read more

Music Feature

Legendary comedians Martin Short and Steve Martin are stopping in Milwaukee during their newest tour. Read more



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Boosie’s sponsorship-heavy, opener-riddled bill proved an odd fit for the Riverside Theater. Read more

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The Supremes singer is launching a tour to celebrate her 75th birthday. Read more

On Music

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John Fogerty let the music do the talking and kept the covers coming at his ripping Milwaukee concert. Read more

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The legacy roots-rocker didn't shy from recent or political material at his Milwaukee concert. Read more

Concert Reviews

Neil Young followed his whims as he launched his acoustic tour with an intimate, charmingly weird show. Read more

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You don't have to be a paid member of Neil Young's fanclub to buy tickets to his Jan. 23 concert at the Riverside Theater anymore. Read more

On Music

The Moth Story Slam may not be a typical comedy shows, but expect to laugh in between having your deepest emotions tugged on. Read more


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The Radiohead frontman’s rare Milwaukee performance played like a transmission from a foreign world. Read more

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