It may seem hypocritical to worry about a millionaire buying an election in Wisconsin when we're talking... more

Jul 31, 2012 12:00 AM Taking Liberties 7 Comments

Wisconsinites are familiar with longtime Sen. Russ Feingold and his progressive foreign-policy vision. Now, readers everywhere can take in his ideas. Feingold, who spent nearly 20 years in the U.S. Senate, has authored a new book that looks... more

Apr 23, 2012 12:00 AM Books

Stephen Malkmus will return to Milwaukee for a Friday, Oct. 7 concert at the Turner Hall Ballroom, the venue announced today. The former Pavement frontman will be touring behind his Beck-produced fifth solo album, Mirror Magic, which is scheduled .. more

Jun 14, 2011 1:36 PM On Music

Even if Wisconsin can't go through the usual slam-dunk re-election of Sen. Herb Kohl, the timing couldn't be better for Democrats to hang on to Kohl's Senate seat in 2012. Consider three names living in infamy that will play a major role i... more

May 17, 2011 12:00 AM Taking Liberties 5 Comments

The Church recorded a stack of increasingly expansive guitar-pop albums during the ’80s, scoring one genuine, MTV-certified hit with1988’s “Under the Milky Way,” a dreamy, surreal tune later used to striking effect in the film D,To more

Jun 23, 2009 12:00 AM Today in Milwaukee 1 Comments

Anticon Records is still best known as a hip-hop label, but there’s nary a trace of Wolves and Wishes ,Today in Milwaukee more

May 16, 2008 12:00 AM Today in Milwaukee