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09.05.2014 | 47 days ago | Posted at 04:00 PM

The 'Nevermind' producer explained the mindset behind his biggest recordings

By Evan Rytlewski
“I learned to make records by the seat of my pants, and I still do it that way,” producer Butch Vig said during his keynote remarks for Milwaukee’s Yellow Phone Music Conference this morning. Eschewing a prepared address in favor of a casual conversation moderated by Elektra Records president Jeff Castelaz, Vig spoke for more than an hour and a half about his youthful introduction to the art...
08.05.2014 | 78 days ago | Posted at 03:00 PM
By Evan Rytlewski
Marketed as a more intimate and accessible alternative to mass-spectacle music conferences like South by Southwest and CMJ, Milwaukee's Yellow Phone Music Conference will return for a fourth year this fall, with showcases at multiple venues around Downtown and the Third Ward Sept. 4-7. More lineup information will be revealed in the coming weeks, but the festival has announced its keynote speaker:...
Wednesday, April 3, 2013
 Garbage have been on the road for a long time now. By the time they finish their tour behind their latest album, 2012’s Not Your Kind of People, later this month, the veteran alt-rock band will have been touring for over a year
Wednesday, June 27, 2012

Not Your Kind of People (Stunvolume)

It's been seven years since the quartet featuring Scottish singer Shirley Manson and those three guys from Madison, Wis. (Butch Vig, Duke Erikson, Steve Marker) made new music. But they're back with their fifth and Garbagephiles should...
07.31.2008 | | Posted at 12:00 AM
By Evan Rytlewski
Once a regular feature of this blog, the Cheap Album Round-Up has all but disappeared in recent months as I, like much of the country, try to keep my spending habits in check. This weekend, however, I did treat myself to a couple of used albums, including: Al Green � Al Green is Love (LP) Price: $5.99 From: Bullseye Records, 1627 E. Irving Pl. Paired with producer/songwriter ...

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