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Thursday, March 1, 2012
WMSE's loyal listenership guarantees the community radio station a decent turnout at any event it sponsors, but there's one event that reaches well beyond the station's usual base to attract the greater public: its annual Rockabilly Chili Contest...
Wednesday, Feb. 29, 2012
Are the '90s coming back? That's a question echoing throughout fashion and music, as some say the recession is leading Americans into a place of cultural nostalgia for a decade that, though it certainly had its ups and downs, held a clear-cut and...
Tuesday, Feb. 21, 2012
Where else would one hear a concert of music from 14th-century Italy except at Early Music Now (EMN)? At the Cathedral of All Saints on Saturday, guest artists Margriet Tindemans and Shira Kammen played vielle (a forerunner of the violin)...
01.01.2008 | | Posted at 12:00 AM
By David Luhrssen
Starting this month, Riverwest Film & Video (826 E Locust St., 265-7420) is asking various Milwaukeeans to �curate� a display each month in the shop�s front window, focusing on their 15 favorite films of all time. I was honored to be the curator to launch the series, which opens Jan. 3 with a 7 p.m. reception. Picking 15 favorites was no easy task. Before beginning to compile my list, whi...
Wednesday, Feb. 15, 2012
Whether it's called Mardi Gras or Carnival, the idea of a final blowout before the austere season of Lent has traveled widely across the world. In Armenia, the big party is called Poon Paregentan (literally, “Good Living”), and this weekend the Milwaukee celebration features the Wisconsin band MidEast Beat...

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