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Wednesday, June 22, 2011

Kid Rock, Sheryl Crow and Rise Against

How does screaming, rapping cowboy Kid Rock grow old respectably? For starters, by screaming and rapping a whole lot less. Over the last decade Kid Rock has gradually tamed his brasher impulses to broaden his appeal to country-music audiences. His latest record, last...
12.19.2008 | | Posted at 12:00 AM
By Evan Rytlewski
Chinese Democracy wasn't the only casualty of a misguided "no iTunes" marketing strategy. After bolstering hard-copy sales of Kid Rock's latest album by pulling it from iTunes, this year Atlantic Records became overzealous and briefly pulled the debut album from its heat-seeking R&B artist Estelle, whose "American Boy" single had serious momentum at the time. Unsurprisingly, the album's sales we...
Thursday, Aug. 28, 2008

Today @ Miller Park

Harley-Davidson’s super-sized 105th anniversary celebration kicks into overdrive today, with a massive, all-day concert at Miller Park featuring big acts like Sugarland (the country-crossover stars), Joan Jett (the “I Love Rock ’n’ Roll” icon), Lewis Black (the comedian) and The Billy Bob Thornton Band . . .
Wednesday, Aug. 27, 2008

This Week in Milwaukee

Lewis Black @ Potawatomi Bingo Casino, 11 p.m. Though he’s likely blown any chance he had at film stardom after a string of appear ances in awful movies like Robin Williams’ Man of the Year and the 2006 kid film Unaccompanied Minors, angry comedian Lewis Black has had better luck cashing in his "Daily Show"...
Wednesday, Jan. 30, 2008

Tonight @ the Eagles Ballroom - 8:00 PM

Detroit’s favorite rapping cowboy expanded his live band for an elaborate show he’s deeming “Kid Rock’s Rock ’N’ Roll Revival Tour,” an homage to the raunchy music that he reminds us at every chance he loves so much. Tonight that tour stops at the Eagles Ballroom for an 8 p.m . . .
Wednesday, Jan. 23, 2008

This Week in Milwaukee

A group that pairs the bulk of the classic Guns N’ Roses lineup with former Stone Temple Pilots addict Scott Weiland, Velvet Revolver has thus far largely lived up to the tricky challenge...
01.04.2008 | | Posted at 12:00 AM
By Evan Rytlewski
This week Harley Davidson announced the headliners of its Harley Owners Group concert for the company’s 105th anniversary: Aerosmith and Kid Rock.  You could almost hear a collective sigh of relief.  Of course, Milwaukee residents and bikers alike remember Harley’s catastrophic 100th anniversary concert, an impossibly hyped event at the lakefront that drew national attention for its p...

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