Z travel has been hosting tours for the last three years. Groups go round the world for outings and parties: breweries, concerts, derby days, sporting events and wine tastings. Owner and operator Zac Fowler leads the more

Jun 11, 2013 11:25 PM Off the Cuff

I'm a few days late on this one, but this AP article published on has had me giggling for a few days.Every year we deal with Brewers baseball taking place on Good Friday and Brewers fans looking for dispensation from the Catholic church .. more

Apr 9, 2012 2:26 AM More Sports

Milwaukee saxophonist Berkeley Fudge, a staple of the local jazz scene since the '60s considered a mentor by many of the modern players he has taught, has suffered a stroke and is recovering at St. Mary's Sacred Heart Rehabilitation Center, accor.. more

Dec 1, 2010 4:38 PM On Music

When it began, Early Music Now concentrated on presenting concerts in Milwaukee by leading performers of the pre-Baroque music of Western Europe—a field of forgotten music that won many new adherents after the 1960s. In more recent years, t... more

Jul 13, 2010 12:00 AM Classical Music

Despite my somewhat recent obsession with the Brewers (2005), I’ve never actually been to Opening Day. I know it’s a Milwaukee holiday to be celebrated on par with St. Patrick’s Day, but see, even with my Irish roots, I don’t head out on March 17... more

Mar 30, 2010 6:54 PM More Sports

Part of a crop of positive, feel-good jam bands to crossover to mainstream radio in the ’90s, when the current jam scene was just beginning to emerge, Rusted Root melded Grateful Dead-styled folk and Paul Simon’s ear for world music on thei... more

Dec 29, 2009 12:00 AM Today in Milwaukee

For their commitment to the road and their increasingly lengthy solos, Built to Spill this Shepherd ,Concert Reviews more

Sep 28, 2009 12:00 AM Concert Reviews

Tailgating in style?Or just plain weird? more

Aug 18, 2009 4:00 AM Theater

Thereisn’ta city in the country that tailgates with the unrelenting loyalty andpas Shepherd Express ,Eat/Drink more

Apr 8, 2009 12:00 AM Dining Preview

The .357 String Band’s 8 p.m. show at the Turner Hall Ballroom will be a homecoming of sorts for the Milwaukee punk-bluegrass band, the first time they've played locally in six months after extensive ,Today in Milwaukee more

Jan 10, 2009 12:00 AM Today in Milwaukee

Those on paper they can sound like just another jam-leaning, country-rock act, Ghost Buffa The Magician ,Today in Milwaukee more

Oct 20, 2008 12:00 AM Today in Milwaukee