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07.21.2014 | 10 days ago | Posted at 03:26 PM
By Evan Rytlewski
Good news for anybody who wasn't able to get a pair of tickets to Sylvan Esso's Friday, Sept. 5 Cactus Club show, and slightly less good news for people who already had them: The show has been moved to the Pabst Theater. That's a much less intimate venue for seeing the fast-rising band, which charmed a national audience on "The Tonight Show" earlier this month, but on the plus side it'll be a whol...
07.14.2014 | 18 days ago | Posted at 09:19 AM
By Evan Rytlewski
The best band of the 2000s post-punk revival until they weren't anymore, Interpol has announced plans for to release a new album in September, El Pintor, their fourth attempt to top their 2002 debut Turn on The Bright Lights (the upcoming album's cover art even mirrors the red and black color scheme of their debut). And where there's a new album, there's a new tour: The group will hit the road thi...
06.26.2014 | 35 days ago | Posted at 06:52 PM
By Russ Bickerstaff
In a sense, Night Vale is what happens when the News from Lake Woebegone crawls off the airwaves and into the altogether more unsettling world of internet podcasts. But that’s not a really good description of it. The podcast series takes the form of a series of radio news broadcasts from the fictitious town of Night Vale. We get news, weather and creepy stories from a creepy, creepy corner of Am...
06.08.2014 | 54 days ago | Posted at 08:00 AM
By Russ Bickerstaff
The Milwaukee Rep is once again looking for kids to perform in its annual production of A Christmas Carol. Auditions are just a couple of months away, but the deadline for applications is next month. From the press release:“Parents who would like their children to audition should send a separate photograph of each child, along with height, weight, age, clothing and shoe sizes, address and parent...
Monday, June 2, 2014

May 31, 2014

Conor Oberst didn’t leave the sold-out crowd at the Pabst Theater hanging too long Saturday night. Just three songs into his set he played the first of what would turn out to be a very generous he
06.02.2014 | 60 days ago | Posted at 09:00 AM
By Shepherd Express Staff
The breakout music star of 2013—and a star in the true, global phenomenon sense of the word—New Zealand alternative-pop singer Lorde will make her first appearance in Milwaukee on Friday, Sept. 26 with a show at the Summerfest grounds’ BMO Harris Pavilion. The Pabst Theater Organization, which is co-presenting the show with Milwaukee World Festival, Inc. (the Summerfest people), announced th...
05.18.2014 | 74 days ago | Posted at 07:00 PM
By Evan Rytlewski
After more than 20 years fronting Wilco, Jeff Tweedy is preparing to release his first solo albums. Details on that album, including a release date and title, haven't been announced yet, but today Pitchfork reported on Tweedy's corresponding solo tour, which will include a Monday, June 16 date at Milwaukee's Pabst Theater. Ticket information should be announced soon. According to Pitchfork, Tweedy...
05.08.2014 | 84 days ago | Posted at 03:00 PM

With Ted Leo and Aimee Mann doing a Bronze Fonz-inspired performance

By Evan Rytlewski
Last month NPR's weekly trivia and word game show "Ask Me Another" swung through Milwaukee to record an episode at the Pabst Theater. The episode turned out to be a Milwaukee-centric affair, with questions inspired by "Happy Days" and the show's infamous shark jump, and a performance from Aimee Mann and Ted Leo, whose new collaboration The Both was the product of an encounter with Milwaukee's Bron...

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