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07.17.2014 | 8 days ago | Posted at 07:45 AM
By Amanda Sullivan
A new invention could be hitting the Milwaukee scene. Rob Kessler—yes, he’s the son of the jeweler—has created a Kickstarter campaign to raise $40,000 for the initial production of his Million Dollar Collar—the first permanently installed, patented placket stiffener on the market.
06.19.2014 | 36 days ago | Posted at 04:00 PM
By Evan Rytlewski
It's been a while since we've heard anything new from the Midwest Americana act The Wooldridge Brothers, but fresh material is on the way—two albums' worth of it, to be exact. Brothers Scott and Brian Wooldridge are finishing up their seventh album together, a full-band affair produced with John Munson of Semisonic and Trip Shakespeare, while Scott Wooldridge is looking to put the final touches ...
06.14.2014 | 41 days ago | Posted at 04:46 AM
By Russ Bickerstaff
Waukesha’s Outskirts Theatre is looking to launch a production of Bert V. Royal’s Dog Sees God: Confessions of a Teenage Blockhead. The clever and dramatic mutation of the Peanuts comic strip characters is currently being staged locally by Splinter Group. On the far edge of summer, Outskirts Theatre will also be staging a production of the drama in Waukesha. It’s a dark drama that touches on...
02.19.2014 | | Posted at 04:00 PM
By Evan Rytlewski
MilwaukeeHome’s ambitious crowd-funding campaign to send 25 Milwaukee acts to Austin’s South By Southwest music festival fell far short of its goal, raising just $4,120 of the $20,000 it sought, the Milwaukee Business Journal reported this week. To make up some of that difference, the group is seeking additional sponsors and throwing fundraisers, including a Friday event at Oak Bar in the Thir...
07.02.2013 | | Posted at 01:00 PM
By Evan Rytlewski
With his eclectic fusion of rock, soul and world music, Paul Cebar has long been regarded as one of Milwaukee's true treasures, and a welcome gateway to music styles that aren't always well represented around these parts. He's less known, however, outside of the city, something that he's looking to change by giving a full publicity push to his upcoming album with Paul Cebar Tomorrow Sound, Fine Ru...
Sunday, Dec. 23, 2012

Schlock Production’s Nick Aldrich, Brian Lis and Matt Ott

 Filming for the web-TV show “Mediocracy” began in January and the comedy is slated to continue its run with another webisode this upcoming January. With help from Kickstarter and a great deal of effort from
Monday, April 2, 2012

March 30, 2012

Originally conceived as a “thank you” to the generous folks who contributed to WMSE's Kickstarter campaign to replace the aging equipment that allows the station to broadcast and record in-studio performances, Cover Milwaukee became...

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