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Will anybody really miss that chestnut grove outside of the Marcus Center? Read more

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The country singer will perform with Dustin Lynch and Russell Dickerson Read more

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The festival continues the push to upgrade its north end with some flashy improvements to one of its flagship stages. Read more

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With Lord Huron and Julien Baker Read more

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The Black Sabbath veteran will be joined by Megadeth. Read more

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Take a virtual tour of the new $50 million amphitheater, which is set to debut in 2020. Read more

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Many people have found themselves at odds in recent years with Scott Walker over his transportation policies; even some of his fellow Republicans have questioned his heavy reliance on borrowing to pay for construction and repair projects. Read more

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What you can expect at MKE Fringe Fest 2018 (Aug. 25-26), introducing the Shepherd's new visual arts writer and more. Read more

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We were as depressed by Josh Hader's tweets as everybody else. Read more

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

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

On the Couch

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

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

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

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