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Friday, Aug. 21, 2009

Tonight @ The Rave, 8 p.m.

Though there’s been no official breakup announcement, the tellingly titled 2009 album Closing Arguments appears to be the final release from Chicago’s on-again, off-again Lucky Boys Confusion. After being dropped from Elektra in 2004 and announcing a brief hiatus in 2006, the pop-punksters have consistently played their annual “Songs From a Scene” Christmas concert series at The Metro every year in Chicago and have rallied for short tours, but have shown...
Wednesday, Aug. 19, 2009

This Week in Milwaukee

Thursday, Aug. 20, WMSE’s Radio Summer Camp w/ Sometime Sweet Susan @ Turner Hall Ballroom, 7 p.m. WMSE launches its Radio Summer Camp festival, a multi-day, multi-venue concert series, with tonight’s showcase of Milwaukee music past and present at Turner Hall Ballroom. Headliners...
Friday, Jan. 30, 2009

Tonight @ The Rave - 8 p.m.

When Fall Out Boy hit the big time, members of Lucky Boys Confusion must have been confused why they hadn’t done the same. Both bands were, after all, big in the suburban Chicago pop-punk music scene early in this decade. Both had similar sounds, albeit Lucky Boys Confusion leaned more on ska influences. But Luck Boys’ early singles “Bossman” and “Fred Astaire” didn’t have the catchy hooks that Fall Out Boy’s did, so that band was left stranded...
Friday, Jan. 18, 2008

Tonight @ The Rave - 8:00 PM

In 2006, the Chicago ska-punk group Lucky Boys Confusion announced they were going on hiatus. It's difficult to tell whether the group will ever record another new album, as various band members seem to be more focused on their new bands, but nonetheless they've continued to tour together behind . . .