There are few people as important to
the health of Milwaukee’s vibrant music scene as Shane Hochstetler. For the
past five years, Hochstetler’s Howl Street Recordings studio has recorded a
wide assortment of artists, helping such acts
Call Me Lightning grabbed a lot of headlines when it was announced a few weeks back that the venerable, bruising Milwaukee band would finally be following up 2010’s much-loved When I’m Gone My Blood Will Be Free with a new full-length, Human Hell. The record, due out in January on
Seven storytellers of widely varying backgrounds will take the stage at
Ex Fabula’s latest Spectacular event, all rising to the same challenge: to win
over the audience with short, autobiographical stories, all told
It's been more than three years since the Milwaukee power trio released its great rock opus When I Am Gone My Blood Will Run Free, but a followup is on the horizon. Next year they'll release the new Human Hell, and this week they teased the first taste of that record, a snarled call-to-arms titled "Now We Have Begun." It's not the album opener, but it sure as hell plays like one; the guitars ring ...
Milwaukee's summer months bustle with so many festivals, block parties and concert series that it's impossible to catch every can't-miss event. It's an enchanting season but also profoundly maddening. With all that excitement packed into such a short period, the remainder of the year
In the middle of a high-stakes operation in Belgrade, Serbia,
a U.S. mission to thwart the sale of a dirty bomb by a pair of international
masterminds known as the Wolf and the Albino, CIA agent Ethan Renner (Kevin
Costner) stops to call his daughter for her birthday. In his
The familiar songbook of U2, as performed by the Midwest tribute band U2Zoo, will be juxtaposed against the beautiful background of the Floral Show Dome at the Mitchell Park Conservatory. The performance is part of the Domes...