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01.28.2013 | | Posted at 11:05 AM
By Shepherd Express Staff
Next week, My Morning Jacket frontman Jim James will release his first solo album, Regions of Light and Sound of God, an expansive piece that builds on the genre-hopping sensibilities of My Morning Jacket's most wide-ranging albums—it's a hodgepodge of spacey funk, rock, soul, colored with folk and hip-hop detours. To support that album, James and his band will launch a spring tour in April, whi...
01.22.2013 | | Posted at 01:00 PM

With Owen Pallet

By Shepherd Express Staff
Among the most sophisticated and disciplined of Brooklyn's late-2000s crop of acclaimed indie-rock bands, Grizzly Bear will return to the Pabst Theater on Tuesday, April 2, the venue announced this morning. It'll be the band's first appearance in Milwaukee since an unforgettable show at the Pabst in 2009 in support of their breakthrough album Vackatimest. This time the band will be supporting thei...
12.05.2012 | | Posted at 02:30 PM
By Evan Rytlewski
The Portland, Ore., indie-electronica outfit STRFKR—that's Starfucker, for those without delicate sensibilities—will play the Turner Hall Ballroom on Wednesday, March 20, the venue announced today. They'll be touring behind their upcoming album Miracle Mile, set for a Feb. 19 release on Polyvinyl, and today they premiered the first song from that album, "While I'm Alive," a whacked-out slab of...
08.19.2009 | | Posted at 12:00 AM
By Evan Rytlewski
Former Mazzy Star singer (or perhaps sometimes Mazzy Star singer, depending on whether you believe the group actually broke up) Hope Sandoval will play a Oct. 4 concert at the Pabst Theater, according to the singer's Web site. This September the proudly un-prolific singer will be releasing her second solo album, Through the Devil Softly, which should cause music writers to recycle all ...
07.27.2009 | | Posted at 12:00 AM
By Evan Rytlewski
The Pabst/Riverside/Turner Hall conglomerate announced a flood of upcoming concerts this morning, including performances from Lucinda Williams, Puter Mulvey, Colbie Caillat, Ingrid Michaelson and Built to Spill, who headline the Turner Hall Ballroom on Sunday, Sept. 27. One of the most beloved alternative rock bands of the '90s, Built to Spill has evolved into one of today's finest live bands, wea...
07.24.2009 | | Posted at 12:00 AM
By Evan Rytlewski
In a bill that almost single-handedly atones for the dearth of rap acts at this year�s Summerfest, Lil Wayne and a slew of chart-topping rappers and R&B singers share a Wednesday, Sept. 2 bill at the Marcus Amphitheater which includes Young Jeezy, Soulja Boy, Drake and Jeremih. Tickets go on sale at 10 a.m. on Monday, and are going for between $29.75 and $79.75. The bill should be a fitting...
09.19.2008 | | Posted at 12:00 AM
By Evan Rytlewski
As part of his unofficial "Never Ending Tour," Bob Dylan used to roll through Milwaukee (and just about every other city) almost once a year, but as best I can tell it's been a long three years since Dylan last played the city. It's big news, then, that Dylan and his band will return to Milwaukee for a concert at the Riverside Theater on Nov. 6. Tickets go on sale on Friday, Oct. 3 at noon....

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