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Tuesday, Sept. 15, 2009

Tonight @ The Pabst Theater, 8 p.m.

In defiance of the manic, sugar-rush dance pop that ruled the ’80s, England’s Pet Shop Boys created cutting-edge synth pop with an almost postmodern edge, with singer Neil Tennant’s bored, disaffected vocals replacing the usual dance-music perk. The iconic cover of the Pet Shop Boys’ 1987 album, Actually, even featured a photograph of Tennant mid-yawn...
Wednesday, Sept. 9, 2009

This Week in Milwaukee

Thursday, Sept. 10, Jazz in the Park w/ Chicago Afrobeat Project @ Cathedral Square Park, 6:30 p.m.All Afrobeat bands owe some debt to genre pioneer Fela Kuti, but the Chicago Afrobeat Project is particularly beholden to his legacy. The group’s recent album, (A) Move to Silent Unrest...
Tuesday, Sept. 15, 2009
Pandemonium on tour! The Pet Shop Boys perform at the Pabst on Tuesday, September 15 at 8pm. They are cheeky, smart and utterly danceable, they are also one of the most iconic and influential Pop acts in the world. Get there early and get your Shephe...