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Wednesday, Aug. 17, 2011
Before they formed Resist Her Transistor, Mandy Montanye and Stephanie Schreiber decided to step away from the band they had formed with two other women, The Riveters, to pursue a new interest: roller derby. Montanye had signed on with the Brew City Bruisers league on the...
Wednesday, May 6, 2009

This Week in Milwaukee

Thursday, May 7, D. Rider @ The Cactus Club, 9 p.m. Those who found U.S. Maple’s subverting of already subversive Jesus Lizard-styled noise-rock a touch too unnerving will take little solace in Todd Rittmann’s new project, D. Rider. Picking up where U.S. Maple left off on 2003’s ode-to-male-orgasm Purple on Time...
Friday, May 1, 2009

Tonight @ Linneman’s Riverwest Inn, 8 p.m.

Milwaukee power-pop bands of all shapes, sizes and affiliations take the stage at Linneman’s Riverwest Inn this week during the city’s second-annual, four-day International Pop Overthrow festival, which continues tonight with sets from some of Milwaukee’s most familiar, veteran groups, including The LoveMoneys (at 10:15 p.m.), The Lackloves (at 11 p.m.) and Revolush...
Wednesday, April 22, 2009

This Week in Milwaukee

Thursday, April 23, Indigo Girls @ The Pabst Theater, 8 p.m. Amy Ray and Emily Saliers have come a long way since their 1987 debut Strange Fire yielded the hit “Closer to Fine.” The Indigo Girls have remained one of the most popular folk-rock duos over the last two decades, releasing 11 studio albums, including...
Thursday, April 9, 2009

This Week in Milwaukee

Thursday, April 9, Brandi Carlile @ The Pabst Theater, 8 p.m. Like so many of her adult-contemporary peers who owe much of their name recognition to appearances on the “Grey’s Anatomy” soundtrack, Brandi Carlile plays melancholic but melodious folk-pop. She distinguishes herself, though, with an unusually...
Thursday, Aug. 28, 2008

Tonight @ Linneman's Riverwest Inn - 9:30 p.m.

After a brief lull in activity, Milwaukee’s indie-blues popsters Twelve Ounce Prophet is returning to the stage tonight for a 9:30 p.m. show at Linneman’s Riverwest Inn ahead of the upcoming release of their second EP, Politics, Heretics, and Fucking Icepicks, due later this year. Their 2006 EP, The Screwtape Letters . . .
Monday, July 28, 2008

Tonight @ Linneman's Riverwest Inn - 7:30 p.m. and 10 p.m.

With her pretty, soulful vocals, introspective lyrics and precocious songs, Amy Rohan has been a favorite in local coffeehouses and clubs around the city for nearly a decade, playing on her own and with other bands. Tonight, the singer-songwriter does a free 10 p.m. at one of her regular haunts, Linneman’s Riverwest Inn . . .
Friday, July 25, 2008

Tonight @ Linneman's Riverwest Inn - 9:30 p.m.

The Jesse Voelker Band describes itself as a poly-ethnic-progressive-folk-jazz act, which is to say they really, really enjoy mixing genres. Lead songwriter Voelker has no reservations about mixing electro-dub beats with pleasantly down-tempo doses of Spanish guitar and Prohibition-era jazz sax . . .
Wednesday, July 23, 2008

This Week in Milwaukee

Thursday, July 24, Extra Golden w/ Kings Go Forth @ Cactus Club, 9 p.m. Compared to the typical music scenes, Nairobi, Kenya stands out as a curiously unique starting point for the multina tional Extra Golden, which owes as much stylistically to classic American rock aesthetics as traditional Kenyan Benga music.
Monday, July 21, 2008

Tonight @ Linneman's Riverwest Inn - 10 p.m.

With her pretty, soulful vocals, introspective lyrics and precocious songs, Amy Rohan has been a favorite in local coffeehouses and clubs around the city for nearly a decade, playing on her own and with other bands. Tonight, the singer-songwriter does a free 10 p.m. at one of her regular haunts, Linneman’s Riverwest . . .

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