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Friday, June 27, 2008

Flobots, Rusted Root, Sevendust, Think Floyd

In a bid for post-rap-rock relevance, Linkin Park downplayed the role of rapper Mike Shinoda on their most recent album. A year later, however, Denver upstarts Flobots stormed modern-rock radio playlists by doing just the opposite, delivering “Handlebars,” a single built around monotone, Shinoda-esque raps....
Friday, June 13, 2008

Tonight @ the Times Cinema - Midnight

As just about everyone involved with the recording has made clear time and time again, Dark Side of the Moon was never intended to sync up with the 1939 musical The Wizard of Oz—and 1973 studio technology would have made it nearly impossible to pull off even if Pink Floyd had wanted to. Dark Side of the Moon . . .
Saturday, March 22, 2008

Tonight @ Shank Hall - 8:00 PM

Not to be confused with the British Pink Floyd tribute band of the same name, America’s nine-piece Think Floyd aims to recreate the experience of a classic Pink Floyd concert, so they make ample use of lasers and light shows. Their shows can clock in at nearly three hours, but they keep their set lists a mystery . . .
Friday, Feb. 8, 2008

Tonight @ the Riverside Theater - 8:00 PM

Save for the occasional reunion concert—which the band asserts they won’t do anymore—Pink Floyd may be long gone, but laser shows built around their music, like the Pink Floyd Laser Spectacular, which plays at the Riverside Theater tonight at 8 p.m., are here to stay. This particular long-running production . . .
Wednesday, Feb. 6, 2008

This Week in Milwaukee

Daniel Johnston @ Turner Hall Ballroom, 8 p.m. Equal parts visionary and maniac, Daniel Johnston has seen his fame skyrocket since the 2005 release of The Devil and Daniel Johnston, a documentary detailing his struggles with mental illness.

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