Anybody who purchased the debut from the Brooklyn indie-rock ensemble San Fermin on the strength of their live show must have been a little disappointed to discover the group's most commanding presence wasn't even featured on that record. Singers Jess Wolfe and Holly Laessig handled the female vocal parts on the group's self-titled debut, but on tour those duties fall to Milwaukee native Rae Cassi...
he reinvented himself as the electronic producer Zedd, Anton Zaslavski spent
nearly a decade in his rock/metal band Dioramic, without much to show for it.
The group played a few tours and signed to a
Lee, aka DJ Madhatter, started the Miltown Beat Down in 2005, Milwaukee’s
hip-hop scene was as segregated as the city itself, divided by geography, race
and culture. For years the chasm between East Side rap
On the debut of
Milwaukeean Paul Schwarzkopf's one-man band, Manual Controller, vintage
electronic instruments fashion a retro-futuristic sound. Within Schwarzkopf’s
peppy dystopia, he conjures a keyboard-driven...
Ramble John “RJ” Krohn, better known by his stage name RJD2, still remembers the moment that inspired him to begin creating the instrumental hip-hop compositions that would become his signature.
“The big light bulb went off in my head the first time I bought a sampler,” says the producer. “I vividly remember the first time I made a beat and having this rude...