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We share our thoughts on a pretty impressive Summerfest and take one of those Bird scooters for a spin. more

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766,192 attended this year's Big Gig, a considerable drop from last year's tally of 831,769. more

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You don’t have to look far to find statistics that tell you that Wisconsin has a serious issue with “problem drinking.” more

On the Couch

Summerfest outdid itself this year. We're impressed—though, as always, we have some quibbles, too. more

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The Nashville indie-rock outfit shared some all-too-relatable songs Sunday afternoon for a rapt crowd. more

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Gin Blossom singer Robin Wilson on the band’s jangly new album, his new side gig fronting The Smithereens, and why the Gin Blossoms beat the hell out of Deep Blue Something. more

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Summerfest finishes strong with big shows from The Weeknd, Janelle Monáe, The Flaming Lips, Jason Isbell, Arcade Fire. more

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We're asking the big questions: How many scarves will Steven Tyler wear tonight? Here's everything you need to know about today's Summerfest lineup and fireworks. more

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Backed by surf-rockers Los Straitjackets, the elegant British rock 'n' roller offered a smooth respite from Sunday afternoon's angry downpour. more

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The ridiculous funk duo Chromeo brought the party to what they called one of "America’s most haunted cities" on a quieter than usual night at Summerfest. more

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Crash... into our daily roundup of Summerfest picks, previews, promotions and opinions. more

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It's Semi-Charmed Saturday at the Big Gig. Here's what's worth checking out on the lineup, and how to get in free. more

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An eager crowd partied along to Nelly's effortless, hit-heavy 90-minute Summerfest set. more

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The underrated alt-rock band's Throwback Thursday gig was hardly the kind of show rock-star fantasies are made of, but they enjoyed themselves anyway. more

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BlocBoy JB is added to the Summerfest lineup after a last minute cancellation at the Miller Lite Oasis. Here's everything else happening at the Big Gig. more

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He didn't stick the landing, but what Lil Uzi Vert's 45-minute concert lacked in length it made up for with spirit. more

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It's Throwback Thursday at Summerfest. Come for "Rapper's Delight," stay for the half-price drinks. more

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If Donald Trump were trying to maximize disruption on his latest trip to Milwaukee he couldn't have timed it any better. more

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Welcome to our daily compendium of Summerfest picks, previews, promotions and opinions. Here's who to see, and how to get in free. more

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Just one year after their inconspicuous Summerfest debut, bluesy Michigan rockers Greta Van Fleet return with considerably more buzz. more

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