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Turner Hall Ballroom

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“Tripping balls” on cold medicine, Liz Phair energetically revisited Exile in Guyville favorites, as well as songs from her entire career. more

Concert Reviews

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Fifty years on, MC5's "Kick Out The Jams" has lost none of its visceral power. more

Concert Reviews

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Lou Barlow’s passion offset Dinosaur Jr. frontman J Mascis’s trademark indifference Tuesday night. more

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The divisive metal band demonstration their soft power and unwavering emotion at their return to Milwaukee. more

Concert Reviews

No matter where you are, from the office to a family party, there is always one toxic person trying to ruin it for everyone. At least that’s the theme of comedian and SNL alum Colin Quinn’s newest standup special One in Every Crowd. more

Comedy

The festival features some of the best professional comedy acts from across the country—including stand-up, sketch and improvisational comedy routines—in incredible Milwaukee venues. more

A&E Feature

Ruthie answers a question from a reader dealing with roommate issues, and another from a reader dating a guy with a superhero fetish. more

Dear Ruthie

In a wide-ranging interview, Hop Along singer Francis Quinlan discusses songwriting, John Steinbeck, Built to Spill, the Bible and painting. more

Music Feature

He would also rather direct commercials than have his own TV show. more

Comedy

Ruthie celebrates Cinco de Mayo! Exciting upcoming events include May 5 parties at This Is It and UMOS as well as a Coffee Connection event (May 8) and appearances by Dita Von Teese (May 8) and Trixie Mattel (May 9). more

Dear Ruthie

Accompanied by enormous puppets and showgirls, the pioneering DJ found new ways to keep his turntablism routine fresh. more

Concert Reviews

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Inspired by Jacobs, Milwaukee is one of more than 200 worldwide cities that host free, community-led “Jane’s Walk” city tours. more

Daily Dose

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Though sloppiness and slack may be Twin Peaks’ signature style, the indie rockers’ set Saturday was slicker and more refined than ever. more

Concert Reviews

Ruthie advises a woman whose husband wants to change her retirement plan after many years of successful work-finance negotiation. more

Dear Ruthie

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Tennis singer Alaina Moore reflects on her band’s banner year, and her (only half-joking) New Year’s resolution to carry herself with the confidence of a mediocre white man. more

Music Feature

The uplifting Milwaukee synth-pop band ushered in 2018 with three sets and guests including Lex Allen, a string section and a dance troupe. more

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After 90 minutes of staring at an empty stage, the music started in earnest and that's when things went from bad to worse. more

Concert Reviews

With their Mexican wrestling masks, Los Straitjackets cut a strange image in contrast to the straight-laced Nick Lowe, but they meshed musically. more

Concert Reviews

Ahead of their Turner Hall Ballroom NYE gig, the Milwaukee synth-pop favorites release a hard-edged new track. more

On Music

Irish Comedian Dylan Moran will come to Turner Hall Ballroom with his 'Grumbling Mustard' tour. more

Comedy

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