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Ten years later, Jenny Lewis credits her 2006 agnostic gospel album for setting her on her path as a solo artist. more

Aug 30, 2016 4:14 PM Music Feature

I can’t recall the exact wording, but there’s a great quip about the way age shapes how we identify with music: Everybody believes that the greatest period for musicjust happened to occur when they were young. There’s a lot oftruth to that, of c.. more

Oct 23, 2013 3:00 PM On Music

Cursive has laid out a novel pricing plan for its latest album, Mama, I'm Swollen. On Sunday, the band began selling 320 Kbps mp3s of the album for $1, raising the price a buck each day until it tops off at $9 on the album's release date. It's a.. more

Mar 3, 2009 5:00 AM On Music

The Chicago ensemble Cornmeal, which plays the Miramar Theatre tonight at 8 p.m., labels itself “progressive bluegrass,” but that tag may give a misleading impression. While the group isn’,Today in Milwaukee more

Oct 30, 2008 12:00 AM Today in Milwaukee

Lacking the get-up-and-go beat or melodic ambience of acts like Aphex Twin or Telefon Tel Aviv, Milwaukee’s Dartanjal feels perhaps purposely far from conventional music. As practitioners of both audio and visual art, music makers Jon Minor and J... more

Jul 8, 2008 12:00 AM Today in Milwaukee

All achy voice and crashing guitars, Montreal's Land of Talk play indie-rock the way it sounded early this century, before the mid-decade mutiny of synthesizers and cowboy hats. Land of Talk's sophomore album, Some Are Lakes, was one o.. more

Dec 31, 1969 11:00 PM On Music