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10.16.2014 | 102 days ago | Posted at 08:00 PM
By Evan Rytlewski
This week on The Disclaimer, WMSE's weekly panel with Ryan Schleicher, Milwaukee Record editor Matt Wild and I, we're joined by Testa Rosa's Betty Strigens, curator of this week's "Smith Uncovered" Alverno Presents program. Along with her bandmate Damian Strigens, she previews the event, sharing her perspective on Patti Smith and testifying to the singer/songwriter/poet's creative longevity. Then ...
11.04.2014 | 84 days ago | Posted at 03:00 AM
By Russ Bickerstaff
Cirque du Soleil originally staged Varekai a dozen years ago in Montréal. The show has had a really exhaustive touring schedule. The original North American Tour lasted for four years. Its latest North American Tour started just last year. The tour finds its way to the BMO Harris Bradley Center in mid-December for a couple of performances.With a title that literally translates to “wherever...
10.10.2014 | 109 days ago | Posted at 10:58 AM
By Evan Rytlewski
One of the most influential rock bands of all time, The Who will celebrate a half century together next year with an expansive tour that will include a show at the BMO Harris Bradley Center on Tuesday, Oct. 13, 2015. The setlists for the group's "The Who Hits 50!" tour promise to include songs from the band's entire career, many of which will be featured on a corresponding compilation album of the...
10.09.2014 | 110 days ago | Posted at 09:40 AM

With returning member Christine McVie

By Shepherd Express Staff
Fleetwood Mac singer Stevie Nicks played the BMO Harris Bradley Center just this summer as part of a co-headlining bill with Rod Stewart, but when she returns in February she'll have a lot more company. Fleetwood Mac will headline the Bradley Center on Thursday, Feb. 12, the venue announced today, as part of a tour that will see the return of bandmember Christine McVie to the fold after 16 years a...
09.10.2014 | 139 days ago | Posted at 11:25 AM
By Evan Rytlewski
In case anybody was beginning to doubt Nickelodeon's star-making power, former network regular Ariana Grande has broken out of the tween bubble over the last couple of years to emerge as a genuine pop star. Of course it helps that, unlike many Nickelodeon and Disney acts, she has a truly strong voice, a powerful wail and deceptively vast range that's earned her Mariah Carey comparisons, letting he...
05.29.2014 | | Posted at 01:50 PM
By Evan Rytlewski
This week on The Disclaimer, WMSE's weekly exchange with Ryan Schleicher, Matt Wild and I, we dissect a recent Journal Sentinel piece by Piet Levy about the BMO Harris Bradley Center's slow 2013. The arena booked a paltry three concerts last year, though this year it's prepared a much fuller schedule. What accounts for that turn around? Would a mythical new arena help draw more big shows to Milwau...
05.21.2014 | | Posted at 01:00 PM
By Shepherd Express Staff
It's been 23 years since a heavily flannelled Pearl Jam released their debut album, Ten, a blockbuster that helped fuel the ’90s alt-rock explosion and introduced the band as the everyman alternative to Nirvana. The band’s long run is particularly noteworthy considering the tragic fates of many of the other Washington grunge bands of the era. In all that time, though, they've never played at M...