The Shorewood High School Orchestra,
swinging since 1925, has blown up to amazing proportions. Today, roughly 25% of all students in
the district play an instrument. The roster includes 520 musicians (grades
Of all the influential aging rock
stars, Jimmy Page has assumed an unexpected position in the pantheon of the
loud ones who altered the course of popular music. He has achieved a
reverential spot and is serene and, one
FM 102.1 has announced the lineup for its 2012 Big Snow Show concert on Saturday, Dec. 8 at the Rave. The seventh annual event will feature moody alt-rockers Silversun Pickups, rising rockers The Joy Formidable and caps-lock garage-punks IAMDYNAMITE. Silversun Pickups are touring behind their solid third album, Neck Of The Woods, while The Joy Formidable have been teasing some seriously great song...
Whether it's called Mardi Gras or Carnival, the idea of a final blowout before the austere season of Lent has traveled widely across the world. In Armenia, the big party is called Poon Paregentan (literally, “Good Living”), and this weekend the Milwaukee celebration features the Wisconsin band MidEast Beat...
While Roy Harper was
known to discerning American rock fans in the '70s as the subject of a
Led Zeppelin song and the vocalist on Pink Floyd's "Have a Cigar," his
own music was seldom heard. Counter Culture will hopefully bring the overlooked songwriter and singer to the attention of the acoustic underground...
The Led Zeppelin tribute band No Quarter, who perform tonight at 8 p.m. at Shank Hall, promise to create the experience of seeing Zeppelin in their early ’70s prime, night after night recreating Zeppelin’s first album as well as “Stairway to Heaven.” Unlike other Zeppelin tribute bands, they pride themselves on having shows . . .