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Monday, April 22, 2013

April 19, 2013

Solo albums can be frustrating. With no one else around to reel back a frontman's excesses, these efforts often lack self-restraint and delve headfirst through an artist's personal eclecticism. These dubious records ultimately
Wednesday, April 3, 2013

April 2, 2013

There aren’t more polite, sincere musicians touring today than the gentlemen that make up Grizzly Bear. Their charm is suffocating. Foremost among them is frontman Ed Droste, who on Tuesday night
Sunday, Dec. 23, 2012

The Shepherd’s 2013 New Year’s Eve Guide

 2012 won’t necessarily be remembered as a great one. It’s almost certain to go down as the year the nation endured another bitter election cycle, stretches of unusual and frequently destructive weather patterns
Monday, Nov. 8, 2010

Nov. 4, 2010

If there were any justice in the world of rock ’n’ roll, Richard Thompson would be worshipped as a full-on guitar god. Yet such a title would inevitably disagree with the man himself, who, based upon the dour sense of humor he displayed i...
Thursday, Oct. 14, 2010

Oct. 13, 2010

Iron and Wine’s Sam Beam is neither the tortured wallflower nor the barefooted naturalist it’s easy to imagine from his records. He shattered those perceptions when he last played the Pabst Theater in 2007, revealing himself to be an unex...
Monday, July 19, 2010

July 15, 2010

For Dallas, Texas alt-country pioneers the Old 97s, timing is everything. With a name that conjures a strong sense of dependability and a timeless quality, the band has spent the past 17 years making alternative country music that has heart as wel...
Tuesday, April 27, 2010

April 24, 2010

Demetri Martin delivered a classic musical, educational and freaking hysterical set at The Pabst Theater on April 24. The shaggy-haired, man boy busted out the large sketch pad and a tiny guitar, as well as some sweet piano accompaniment to give everyone a little insight into the mind of a lunatic...
Monday, Nov. 16, 2009

The Pabst Theater

You can practically set your watch to it: At almost every concert at the Pabst Theater, a performer will pause to comment on the historic opera house’s beauty. Good looks aren’t all the ve
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...
Saturday, Oct. 18, 2008

Live at the Pabst Theater

The B-52's will perform LIVE at the Pabst on Friday, October 18 at 8 pm. The Shepherd Express is one of the sponsors for this performance that will leave you with a karaoke mind-set when the concert is over. Click this link to purchase tickets. ...