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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-...
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...
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 ...
On Music
Wednesday, May 7, 2014
Summerfest's local music stage has changed either its name or its location nearly every year since it debuted in 2008 as the Cascio Interstate Groove Garage, so it's not too surprising that once again this year it's got a new title: the KNE (K-Nation Entertainment) New Music Stage. Last year it was called the K-Nation/Cascio Interstate Music Stage, but the central idea behind the stage remains the...