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02.14.2013 | | Posted at 08:45 AM
By Evan Rytlewski
On this week's cheerfully bitter episode of The Disclaimer, WMSE's near-weekly crosstalk between station promotions director Ryan Schleicher, A.V. Club Milwaukee editor Matt Wild and I, we riff on the Valentine's Day-friendly theme of disappointments. We kick off the show by eulogizing The Celebrated Workingman, the Milwaukee band that announced their crushing break up this week, then turn our att...
Monday, June 25, 2012

June 23, 2012

While they're certainly not the biggest of the bunch, street festivals go a long way toward rounding out Milwaukee's prized image as the “City of Festivals.” But they're not all created equal. There are certainly reliable, ever-present common...
Wednesday, Jan. 6, 2010

Invade Rome, Celebrated Workingman and Bad Boy Bill

Friday, Jan. 8 Invade Rome w/ The Celebrated Workingman @ Frank’s Power Plant, 9 p.m. After years of playing together as Freshwater Collins, the guys in Invade Rome introduced a new
Tuesday, Dec. 15, 2009

Dec. 11, 2009

Since Headlights released its sophomore album Some Racing, Some Stopping in early 2008, there has been little to no stopping for the Champaign, Ill.-based indie band. In the year-plus that followed Some Racing’s release, the ba...
09.09.2009 | | Posted at 12:00 AM
By Evan Rytlewski
Good news for anybody hoping to squeeze a little more life out of the summer: Promoters have announced the second annual Pabst Blue Ribbon Street Festival will take place on Saturday, Sept. 26 in the Third Ward, near Erie and Water Street. The lineup is entirely local, an inspired mix of festival regulars and not-so-usual suspects that includes The Rusty Ps, The Celebrated Workingman, Scarring Par...
Saturday, May 23, 2009

Tonight @ The Cactus Club, 10 p.m.

Bon Iver’s Justin Vernon has the admirable, Kurt Cobain-like trait of tirelessly endorsing music he loves, and he’s saved some of his highest praise for Milwaukee’s Collections of Colonies of Bees, which he’s called his favorite band. “If the world was perfect, they would be as big as U2,” Vernon told Pitchforkmedia. Vernon has teamed up with the Milwaukee quintet behind a project called The Volcano Choir, with plans of releasing an album in late September. That record will undoubtedly...
Thursday, May 14, 2009

Presented by the Shepherd Express and 91.7 WMSE

Here it is! We are very pleased to announce the 2009 Cascio Groove Garage lineup with our partners Casico Interstate Music and 91.7 WMSE.