Musical Aid: Milwaukee’s top musicians joined the cause at Turner Hall to support
and raise funds for Josh Tovar,
their musical brother saddled with medical bills. Backed by his band, Chasin’
Mason, singers cloned
If there’s a bellwether to determining a buzz band’s
future, it lies in the sophomore record. Poor responses to follow-up albums have
sunk many promising careers (look at Clap Your Hands Say Yeah or Tapes ’n Tapes)
In 2010 the restaurant at Turner Hall closed its
doors. Quite a shame as the Hall, constructed in 1882, has a lot of charm. The
restaurant reopened a few weeks ago and a few improvements have been made. The
Much has been made of the first couplet on “Ecce Homo,” the lead track on New York-based Titus Andronicus’ latest album, Local Business. “Okay, I think, by now,” rambles vocalist/guitarist Patrick Stickles
With the help of some enthusiastic praise from celebrity blogger Perez Hilton, Washington, D.C., pop-rock songwriter Eric Hutchinson rebounded from an unproductive stint on Madonna's Maverick Records, which shut down before...
It is to the lasting credit of founding choreographer Debra Loewen and the artists and community members who have worked with her or otherwise given their support that her Wild Space Dance Company has made it through 25 seasons...
American composer Michael Daugherty truly is a Renaissance man. His music is based in popular culture, which he embraces wholeheartedly, yet Romanticism and Postmodernism are also in his blood. Daugherty's music bears out all of these influences...