With his not so subtly racist, homophobic, red-state humor and faked, redneck accent, Larry the Cable Guy makes Jeff Foxworthy look tastefully sophisticated. Although he lent his voice to the children’s movie Cars, you wouldn’t want this guy anywhere near your fifth-grader. He’s a covert, Confederate soldier from . . .
Intertwined melodies in the spirit of Emmylou Harris and Gram Parsons are spread across husband-and-wife duo Sarah Lee Guthrie and Johnny Irion’s Exploration, their most recent set of originals, which they recorded with members of Son Volt and The Jayhawks.
Lending an air of sophistication—or at least extravagant novelty—to well-known video game scores, Video Games Live is an interactive experience complete with light shows and live-action performances. This 8 p.m. Milwaukee Symphony Orchestra performance tonight will rely heavily on familiar themes from Super Mario . . .
Diminutive rabble-rouser Katt Williams headlines a sold-out 7:30 p.m. show at the Riverside Theater tonight. Williams cut his teeth with appearances in music videos and hip-hop films, but an HBO special and some scene-stealing lines at Comedy Central’s celebrity roasts have helped give him prestige in . . .