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10.21.2007 | | Posted at 12:00 AM
By Nicole
Seven Different Badgers Score in Wisconsin Victory October 21, 2007 | 01:53 PM Madison, Wis. (from UWBadgers.com) The Wisconsin men's hockey team advanced to 3-1-0, as seven different Badgers scored in an 8-2 victory over Robert Morris (2-2-0), Saturday at the Kohl Center. Three freshmen recorded their first career goals in the win. The first of Wisconsin's eight goals came just four minutes in...
Wednesday, March 12, 2008

McTavish’s gift of music

Twenty years,” Paul Cotter offers with a disarming grin. He’s speaking of St. Patrick’s Day 2008, the 20th anniversary of McTavish, Milwaukee’s first Irish rock band. “It’s hard enough to keep a band together for a year or two.” I’m seated across the table from Cotter (vocals, guitar) and McTavish co-founder Mark Shurilla (vocals, guitar). We’re not in an Irish pub, but a Mexican restaurant, which may say something about the porous boundaries of the postmodern world or perhaps the sometimes-tense relationship between McTavish and some of Hibernia’s local gatekeepers. “We’ve never kissed the ring of the Irish establishment,” Shurilla says gleefully. “We do what we want to do because we like it.”