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Monday, April 29, 2013

Now that song is in our heads again

Macklemore, the formerly underground rapper who shot to the top of the charts and frat-house playlists alike with his inescapable novelty hit "Thrift Shop," will play a free show at the Turner Hall Ballroom Sunday, May 12 with his producing partner Ryan Lewis, the venue announced today. The stop is part of Yahoo's "On The Road" series, and will be streamed live online. Crossover-rap hook singer Sk...
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Friday, April 26, 2013
The Riverside Theater will be packed with squealing tweens on Tuesday, Aug. 20 when it hosts a co-headlining bill between The Wanted and Carly Rae Jepsen. The Wanted, for those without kids, is a British boy band, featuring well-mannered lads with good facial symmetry, very low-cut V-necks and not particularly distinctive voices. After finding fast success overseas, they cracked the stateside mark...
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Around Milwaukee
Friday, April 26, 2013
One of Downtown's cheapest (and reddest) forms of transportation will return to the streets next month, when trolley service resumes on Thursday, May 23. The trolleys will run Thursdays through Saturdays from 11 a.m. to 9 p.m. through Aug. 1, zipping from the East Town, Westown and Third Ward districts with stops around the Riverwalk. Round-trip rides are just a buck.

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Film clips
Friday, April 26, 2013
 Because their son (Topher Grace) and his fiancée (Amanda Seyfried) have lied to the bride's ultraconservative mother (Susan Sarandon), the groom's long-divorced parents (Robert De Niro, Diane Keaton) are compelled to
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Around Milwaukee
Tuesday, April 23, 2013
Though they'll probably be a bit soggy from this month's nearly record-setting rain, Milwaukee County golf courses will open tomorrow with an inaugural group tee-off Wednesday, April 24 at Currie Park Golf Course at 4:30 p.m. Some golf courses have been open intermittently over the last few weeks, but not nearly as much as they were during last year's much drier, warmer spring.

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jimjames
On Music
Wednesday, April 17, 2013
My Morning Jacket fans who have always wondered what Jim James' beard looks like up close, consider this your chance. The singer will appear at an in-store signing and meet-and-greet Thursday evening at 6 p.m. at the East Side Exclusive Company in advance of his performance the following night at the Pabst Theater. You can find more information or RSVP for the event on