After launching the year with Beach House’s personal-best Teen Dream, then following it up with adored niche records from Ben Sollee and Daniel Martin Moore, Dum Dum Girls and The Ruby Suns, Sub Pop Records continues its strong 2010 with a trio of.. more

May 14, 2010 6:51 PM On Music

At what point does a musician’s behavior become so indefensible that you can no longer support their music? For me, that bar is pretty high. I’m usually able to overlook all but the most vile indiscretions and enjoy a musician’s albums on their ow.. more

Apr 30, 2010 5:03 PM On Music

From the "music I love immediately and intensely" file: the self-titled debut from Polly Scattergood, the latest successor to those Kate Bush comparisons that are suddenly in vogue thanks to St. Vincent and Bat For Lashes. Scattergood's debut also.. more

May 6, 2009 4:00 AM On Music

Once upon a time, conservatives liked to say that “ideas matter.” They attribu 2008 Creators Syndicate Inc. What’s your take? Write: or comment ,News Features more

Mar 11, 2009 12:00 AM News Features 1 Comments

The Paul Collins Beat—an American group once known simply as The Beat until the Brit Ribbon of Gold ,Today in Milwaukee more

Jan 29, 2009 12:00 AM Today in Milwaukee

It’s not cheap keeping a local venue up to code, especially during the winter, when heating bills can be nearly crippling. That’s why a quartet of local rock bands—as well at the outsider theatre group Insurgent Theatre, no stranger to p more

Jan 23, 2009 12:00 AM Today in Milwaukee 2 Comments

Past scholars have often decried Love's Labour's Lost as wholly insignificant, a self-indu Love's Labour's Lost ,Today in Milwaukee more

Sep 6, 2008 12:00 AM Today in Milwaukee