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Monday, Aug. 12, 2013

Aug. 11, 2013

On the surface, there is nothing particularly striking or obnoxious about Big Time Rush, a four-member boy band initially assembled by the Nickelodeon network for a children’s television series.
Monday, March 25, 2013

March 22, 2013

Last time I checked, Independence Day was still a long way off. But this weekend, there were fireworks. Indie rock dynamo Local Natives met a frenzied capacity crowd Friday night at the Riverside Theater, with explosive results.
Monday, March 26, 2012

March 24, 2012

<p><span>The most captivating feature in Andrew Bird's repertoire remains his ability to loop his instruments effectively. Building polyrhythms from scratch in front of audiences is clearly nerve-racking, as one tiny mistake can unra...
Tuesday, Dec. 7, 2010

Dec. 2, 2010

Without any fanfare or buildup from theFM personality MCing the concert,Jamey Johnson bounded onto the stage at the Riverside Theater Thursday night. Twenty-five songs later, he made his exit as a hero,looking at an audience from which he had draw...
Wednesday, Sept. 1, 2010

Aug. 31, 2010

When it comes to making a shocking impression, Alice Cooper has the perfect formula. For nearly five decades Cooper has been pioneering an off-shoot of hard-rock frequently called shock rock, and has lately taken on a particular fascina...
Sunday, May 17, 2009
It's easy enough being under 21 in Milwaukee during the summer. The season is so rich with outdoor street, music and ethnic festivals that there's almost always something to do. The long winters, however, are a different story. Once the city moves its drinking indoors, under-agers are shut out. There are still some solid options for students without fake IDs, though. The corner bars and clubs that host some of the city's best music may be off limits, but Milwaukee's biggest, most active music venues are mostly all ages; The Pabst Theater, Turner Hall Ballroom, The Riverside Theater and the Rave...