Shank Hall


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Bruce McCulloch is bringing his one-man show, 'Tales of Bravery & Stupidity,' to Milwaukee Read more



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Shank Hall show brings together a night of Milwaukee African American performers. Read more

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Milwaukee blues guitarist Greg Koch lit the Shank Hall stage with his trio. Read more

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On the heels of her recently released sixth studio album, 'Kill or Be Kind,' Samantha Fish performs at Shank Hall on Dec. 4. Read more

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Milwaukee’s legendary Semi-Twang plays the 30th anniversary of Shank Hall with opening act Loey Nelson on Nov. 23. Read more

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Local club owners reflect on their long careers in promoting music. Read more

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Steve Gorman and Trigger Hippy bring their brand of Southern rock, Delta blues, R&B and gospel to Shank Hall on Nov. 14. Read more

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On the heels of a new album release, Jesse Malin comes to Shank Hall on Nov. 11. Read more

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On Saturday, Oct. 12, Matt Wilson and his Orchestra stepped on the Shank Hall stage to offer a humorous and light performance. Read more

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Photo Courtesy of Billy Cobham

Jazz fusion drummer performed music from across his long career at Shank Hall concert. Read more

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The Wigs original 1979 lineup reunites for a show at Shank Hall on Sept. 14. Read more

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With an international guitar festival and IndiaFest, Slim Jim Phantom, Chris Haise Band, OKAN and Rebel Rampage, there will be no time to get bored this week in Milwaukee. Read more

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The Squirrel Nut Zippers serve their swampy stew of jazz, swing, Southern rock, Delta blues, honky-tonk and psychedelia at Shank Hall on Aug. 10. Read more

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One of the world’s best rock bands returned to Milwaukee. Read more

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The week leading up to Summerfest’s first act includes performances by the New Rhythm and Blues Quartet, The Minus 5 and Viento Callejero. Read more

This Week in Milwaukee

Dave Alvin and Jimmie Dale Gilmore play their favorite songs, share stories and touch on their musical heroes and inspirations at Shank Hall. Read more

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The second edition of 100 Things to Do in Milwaukee Before You Die by local writer Jenna Kashou, affords a decent cross-section of things to see and do in town. Read more


The classic lineup of Plasticland is back for its first show in over a decade—and possibly its last. Read more

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Four bands will present very different spins on the sounds of the ’80s at New Wave Fest. Read more

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Play On is a remarkable production from a veteran Milwaukee sonic craftsman whose resume includes studio work with Daryl Stuermer, Cheap Trick and Jerry Harrison. Read more

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