Street Party

One of Bay View's great summer traditions, the Burnhearts/Pabst Street Party will return for a seventh year on Saturday, June 28 from noon to 8 p.m. The block party on Potter Avenue has a history of pulling together big lineups of unique local sig.. more

May 15, 2014 4:00 PM On Music

The last time the city partied outside of Burnhearts it was damn cold outside, but just because the Bay View tavern has tossed its hat into the winter street party game doesn't mean it's giving up on its popular annual summer one. The bar will hos.. more

Jun 11, 2013 6:00 PM On Music

Ben Folds has kept busy since he disbanded his piano-rock trio Ben Folds Five shortly after the release of its bold final album, 1999's The Unauthorized Biography of Reinhold Messner. He's recorded plenty of solo albums... more

Jun 28, 2012 12:00 AM This Week in Milwaukee

The crowd at a University theatre show tends to be significantly different than the type of crowd found at other shows around town. There tends to be a far younger crowd at a University show . . . there’s more of a theatrical feel to the house a.. more

Sep 30, 2011 2:36 PM Theater

Hip-hop lends itself particularly to competitions, but historically most of these battles have been for rappers and DJs, leaving the producer—so-often the genre’s unsung hero—out of the spotlight. DJ Madhatter’s Miltown Beat Down H more

Mar 26, 2010 12:00 AM Today in Milwaukee

With just about everything in the city closed saved for some excellent Chinese restaurants, the Milwaukee County Zoo rises to the challenge of giving families something to do today aside from opening presents. Tucker out the kids by taking ... more

Dec 25, 2009 12:00 AM Today in Milwaukee

While bikers compete in the 24-hour RW24 race around the neighborhood, which concludes tonight at 7 p.m., the neighbors start breaking out the grills for a daylong street party on Pierce. Among the music performers are Figureheads, Hearts o... more

Jul 25, 2009 12:00 AM Today in Milwaukee

I found myself at Marquette last night seeing what must’ve been my second production of The Spitfire Grill. (I’d first seen it at Acacia some time ago.) I was sitting waiting for the show to start when I overheard that there was a girl in the row .. more

Mar 27, 2009 4:00 AM Theater

Free motorcycle show and street party that offers an eclectic mix of Euro, Japanese and Am Rolling Stone ,Sponsored Events more

Aug 9, 2008 12:00 AM Around MKE