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Friday, Feb. 29, 2008

Tonight @ the Rave - 7:00 PM

On hiatus from Blink-182, guitarist/vocalist Tom DeLonge immersed himself with work on Angels and Airwaves’ 2006 debut We Don’t Need To Whisper. The album was an effects-heavy exercise in prog-experimentalism, dismissed by most critics as an indulgent outlet for DeLonge. With Blink-182 now on . . .
Thursday, Feb. 21, 2008

Tonight @ The Rave - 8:00 PM

George Clinton brings his repertoire of Parliament and Funkadelic hits to the Rave tonight for an 8 p.m. show. Recent Clinton concerts have featured the usual assortment of odd characters (a Pink Pimp, a diaper-clad guitarist, etc.), and although the 66-year-old ringmaster doesn't spend as much time . . .
Saturday, Feb. 16, 2008

Tonight @ The Rave - 8:00 PM

The Whigs, who play the Rave tonight at 8 p.m. have garnered some lofty comparisons to influential and wide-ranging bands like The Replacements, My Morning Jacket, and Superchunk, but they seem comfortable with the high expectations. Frontman Parker Gispert’s frantic and evocative voice presides . . .
Sunday, Feb. 10, 2008

Tonight @ The Rave - 8:00 PM

More melodically inclined than their jam-rock counterparts, Tea Leaf Green have steadily increased their fan base through incessant touring and a few endorsements from heavy-hitters like Trey Anastasio. Tonight, the group splits an 8 p.m. show at the Rave with Moonalice, a seven-member jam band with roots . . .
Thursday, Feb. 7, 2008

Tonight @ the Eagles Ballroom - 8:00 PM

Although he has seen much of his relevance dwindle since his heyday in the late ’90s, Marilyn Manson remains a visible figure, albeit more for his romances with teenage actresses and the occasional burlesque performer than his recent musical forays. Despite a clever lead single, “Heart-Shaped Glasses,” and a . . .
Wednesday, Jan. 30, 2008

Tonight @ the Eagles Ballroom - 8:00 PM

Detroit’s favorite rapping cowboy expanded his live band for an elaborate show he’s deeming “Kid Rock’s Rock ’N’ Roll Revival Tour,” an homage to the raunchy music that he reminds us at every chance he loves so much. Tonight that tour stops at the Eagles Ballroom for an 8 p.m . . .
Saturday, Jan. 26, 2008

Tonight @ The Rave - 8:00 PM

After nearly two decades together, moe. still treads closely to the heavily improvised, traditional American rock that’s since served as the starting point for the rest of the sprawling jam-music scene, but in recent years the New York group has placed a renewed emphasis on studio albums. Last January, they released The Conch, a CD that prioritized songs over jams, and this week they followed it up with another studio album, Sticks and Stones . . .
Wednesday, Jan. 23, 2008

This Week in Milwaukee

A group that pairs the bulk of the classic Guns N’ Roses lineup with former Stone Temple Pilots addict Scott Weiland, Velvet Revolver has thus far largely lived up to the tricky challenge...
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 . . .
Thursday, Jan. 17, 2008

Tonight @ The Rave - 8:30 PM

Fourteen years after their novelty single "Cold Beverage" became a fluke MTV hit, rapping frat boy G. Love is still touring with his Special Sauce behind the same basic shtick, a groove-oriented hodgepodge of hip-hop, blues and folk.

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