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john lennon
On Music
Tuesday, May 20, 2014
Each year for more than a decade, an assortment of Milwaukee musicians have gathered at Linneman’s Riverwest Inn to pay homage to John Lennon at the annual “Peace Through Music” concert, a benefit for the Wisconsin Anti-Violence Effort and the Brady Campaign. This year’s lineup may be the event’s most expansive ever, featuring a variety of artists from all different corners of the local ...
ghostbustersmen
Around Milwaukee
Monday, May 19, 2014

Here's the 2014 schedule

The Point Fish Fry & A Flick free movie series at Discovery World has revealed its 2014 schedule, and as usual it includes a mix of cult favorites and relatively new releases. Here's the complete lineup:

July 18 – American Hustle
Aug. 1 – Caddyshack
Aug. 15 – Ride Along
Sept. 5 – Ghostbusters
Sept. 19 – The Big Lebowski

This year Bartolotta's will be rolling...
burnhearts pbr block party
On Music
Thursday, May 15, 2014

Sylvan Esso and Brothers By Choice top the lineup

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 significance, and this year is no different: The bill will include the first Milwaukee performance from Sylvan Esso, the critically acclaimed indie-...
construction
Around Milwaukee
Friday, May 9, 2014
Construction season is officially in full effect. Today the Wisconsin Department of Transportation announced that there will be closures on the Wisconsin Avenue Bridge over US 41 throughout the next two weeks, as well as closures of the 1-94 Westbound and Eastbound ramps to US 41 North.

The complete DOT release about the closures is below.
The Wisconsin Department of Transportation (Wis...
black-keys-spotlight
On Music
Thursday, May 8, 2014
Blues rockers The Black Keys established themselves as one of alternative rock's biggest contemporary acts with their 2010 album Brothers, a blockbuster that spawned several heavily licensed hits, including the Danger Mouse-produced "Tighten Up." On Tuesday, they'll release their latest album, Turn Blue, and where there's a new album there's a new tour. Today the band announced that ...