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Thursday, Feb. 26, 2009

Tonight @ Mad Planet, 8 p.m.

Since re-launching as RadioMilwaukee two years ago, WYMS 88.9 has made a concerted effort to advance Milwaukee music—not by opening its doors to all local artists, but by showcasing the work of a chosen few, granting them the constant exposure that the average Milwaukee band could have only dreamed about a half-decade...
Wednesday, July 2, 2008

Tonight @ the U.S. Cellular Connection Stage

Milwaukee’s hard-working, hard-networking alternative-pop duo Fever Marlene does an 8 p.m. performance at the U.S. Cellular Arena tonight. Fever Marlene’s last album, Civil War, earned considerable local airplay on FM 102.1 for the single “Red Fire,” and their latest, White China...
Thursday, May 15, 2008

Tonight @ Yield - 8 p.m.

Two of Milwaukee’s biggest active alternative-rock bands show their support for the social justice organization Community Shares of Greater Milwaukee (CSGM) tonight by playing a benefit event for the non-profit group at Yield. Fever Marlene and On a Sun headline the 8 p.m. all-night event, which will also feature . . .
Monday, April 28, 2008

Tonight @ the Turner Hall Ballroom - 7:30 p.m.

Honors in 36 genre-spanning categories are up for grabs at the Wisconsin Area Music Industry’s 28th-annual awards show, presented tonight at 7:30 p.m. in the revitalized Turner Hall Ballroom. The ceremony will include performances from plenty of the nominated performers, including Milwaukee buzz . . .
Saturday, April 5, 2008

Tonight @ Shank Hall - 10:00 PM

Milwaukee’s hard-working, hard-networking alternative-pop duo Fever Marlene plays a 10 p.m. show at Shank Hall tonight with local openers The Selfish Gene. Fever Marlene’s last album, Civil War, earned considerable local airplay for the single “Red Fire.” The group’s latest, White China, explores more dreamy, Beatles-esque . . .
Wednesday, March 12, 2008

March 7, 2008

When multiple bands have little more in common than the same bill, the temptation to compare shiny apples to citrus is difficult to resist. At Turner Hall on Friday night, The Redwalls’ encyclopedic pastiche of ‘60s British rock felt anachronistically juxtaposed with Milwaukee’s own self-conscious duo, Fever Marlene. Though the two bands are separated geographically by fewer than 70 miles, outside the studio their respective sounds span an appreciable distance of nearly four decades. Local openers The Saltshakers ended their raucous set with a cover of “Jumpin’ Jack Flash,” providing an apropos segue for The Redwalls,
Friday, March 7, 2008

Tonight @ Turner Hall Ballroom - 7:00 PM

Milwaukee’s hard-working (and fast working) alt-rock duo Fever Marlene have followed up their debut album with a New York-recorded follow-up, White China. Tonight at 7 p.m. the pair will return the Turner Hall Ballroom for another CD release party and they’ve brought along a high-profile opening band. The . . .
Wednesday, March 5, 2008

This Week in Milwaukee

As vicious as it may seem to throw a baby-faced band to the tar pits, The Redwalls have likely missed their shot at stardom. Snatched up by Capitol Records early in their career, in 2005 the Illinois group released De Nova, a banal tribute to the ’60s British Invasion that was heavily promoted but indifferently received.
Wednesday, March 5, 2008

Tonight @ Yield Bar - 10:00 PM

The local alternative-pop duo Fever Marlene will play an official release party for their sophomore album, White China, this Friday at the Turner Hall Ballroom, but fans hoping to hear a sampling of the disc can get their fix tonight at Yield Bar, when the group hosts a 10 p.m. listening party.