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Sometime Sweet Susan

So news broke that three more people have been arrested as part of the 20-month John Doe investigation of Gov. Scott Walker's aides.The biggest news—as of now, at least—is that close Walker aide Tim Russell has been arrested and has been charged w.. Read more

Issue of the Week

<p> Andy Rooney and Jerry Seinfeld both had fun with the story of an old woman who sued McDonald's for $2.9 million, alleging injuries from spilling hot coffee on herself. For almost everyone in America the suit became an example of trial lawyers.. Read more

I Hate Hollywood

The quadruple bill, a kick-off show for WMSE 91.7 FM's weekend Radio Summer Camp event, held the attention of a scattered but genuinely appreciative audience, who strode stage-front right away to catch The Trusty Knife's exuberant pop and s... Read more

Concert Reviews

WMSE's Radio Summer Camp launched strongly last night with an all-local bill at the Turner Hall Ballroom, where Juniper Tar, aided by the ballroom's booming acoustics, delivered the most resounding, rocking set I've ever seen from them and '90s ro.. Read more

On Music

WMSE’s Radio Summer Camp w/ Sometime Sweet Susan @ Turner Hall Ballroom, 7 p.m. WMSElaunches its Radio Summer Camp festival, a multi-day, multi-venueconcert series, with tonight&rsqu,This Week in Milwaukee Read more

This Week in Milwaukee

WMSE continues to roll out the lineup for Radio Summer Camp, its four-day, multi-venue music festival, announcing today the roster for its opening-night show at the Turner Hall Ballroom on Thursday, August 20. It's a clever, generation-spanning bi.. Read more

On Music

Although Sometime Sweet Susan are little remembered beyond the Milwaukee audiences that witnessed them first hand, the trio's albums hold-up as prime examples of the region's early-'90s underground rock. Their mercurial noise-pop was shaped the tu.. Read more

On Music

Atomic Records wasn't just a passive observer of the Milwaukee music scene, explains Damian Strigens. It actively shaped the scene, fostering local bands and, sometimes, even birthing them. Strigen,Local Music Read more

Local Music

Despite daily proof of man's capacity for cruelty, there are some who draw great sustenan A Billion Lives: An Eyewitness Report from the Frontlines of Humanity ,Books Read more

Books

I’m Art Kumbalek and man oh manischewitz what a world, ain’a? So listen, as a Iknew this butcher. One day a dog runs into his shop, but before hecould chase the dog o ,Art for Art's Sake Read more

Art for Art's Sake

The Summerfest grounds may be empty today, but tomorrow will be a different story.  T Shepherd Express, ,Summerfest Updates Read more

Concert Reviews

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