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Wednesday, Oct. 3, 2012
When Milwaukee band Delta Routine received the WAMI Award for Alternative Artist of the Year this spring—on top of being named 88Nine Radio Milwaukee’s Band of the Year last year—they had just gone through...
12.01.2008 | | Posted at 12:00 AM
By David Luhrssen
For Patti Smith, the names of the dead echoed loudly: Robert Mapplethorpe (1989), Richard Sohl (1991), Fred Smith (1994), Todd Smith (1994). Mentors and collaborators, her husband and her brother, all died within a short timeline. Allen Ginsberg rang with his condolences, saying, �Let go of the spirit of the departed and continue your life�s celebration.� Soon enough he was dead, joining another...