Regrouped and revitalized, Thrice returns to music and Milwaukee

Hiatus or breakup, the last time around it was as if Thrice wouldn’t be returning for good. Fast forward a few years and out of nowhere the heavily melodic alt-rock group hit with To Be Everywhere Is To Be Nowhere and a tour to top it off.

Jake Owen opens up to Milwaukee, Eagles Club

Touting a tremendously successful #1 album Barefoot Blue Jean Night, country star Jake Owen returned to Milwaukee for a night filled with summertime hits.

Fitz And The Tantrums team up with Capital Cities in Milwaukee

Growing fast and steady off critically acclaimed singles, “Out of My League” and “Safe and Sound”, Los Angeles natives Fitz And The Tantrums and Capital Cities have teamed up for their national “Bright Futures” tour, leg one of which wrapped up in Milwaukee at the historic Eagles Club over the weekend. The punch of Fitz’s […]

An evening with The Black Crowes, Milwaukee

After years of hiatus and change ups, it seems the Black Crowes are managing to hold themselves together for a tour that is getting a little attention. But isn’t it the best bands that need to take a break every once and a while? The Riverside Theater in Milwaukee, WI hosted an intimate, no opener, […]

Up close with The Winery Dogs, Northern Lights Theater

A below the radar supergroup has been brewing for quite some time now. Their 2013 self-titled release The Winery Dogs put The Winery Dogs on the map and exposed their true supergroup colors. Formed by the alliance of super-bassist Billy Sheehan, Mike Portnoy of Dream Theater, and Richie Kotzen – best known from Poison in the early […]

Firestorm of Blues with Kenny Wayne Shepherd, Milwaukee

The Pabst Theater in Milwaukee, Wisc. has become home to certain styles of music in the many years it has been in business. Blues is no exception to this with Kenny Wayne Shepherd and his band bringing a new mix of blues, country, and rock to the historic stage of The Pabst.

Halloween with The Wallflowers

Just as quickly as their hiatus started, front man Jakob Dylan announced The Wallflowers would be returning for a new album and naturally another tour. But would this be the same band we had heard through the 90’s? Sure, some of the original members returned for another go round with Dylan, but taking a break has a […]

Mac Miller gets freaky at Freakfest, Madison

Ahh yes, another year of the famous Freakfest, the festival that turns the streets of Madison, Wisconsin into an unruly mess of drunks, traffic congestion and mediocre Halloween costumes. Landing on the same day as the Wisconsin Badgers homecoming football game, the city of Madison was in for a real treat as they tried to keep control […]

Wiz Khalifa smokes The Eagles Ballroom

Wiz Khalifa’s highly energetic 2050 tour rolled through Milwaukee over the Halloween weekend. As Milwaukee and surrounding cities spent their nights dressing up the gaudiest costumes imaginable and drinking until the wee hours of the morning, Wiz Khalifa dominated the historic Eagles Ballroom for a sold out show that made sure to rock the surrounding neighborhood.

10 Years rock on despite Milwaukee crowd

10 Years has been busy in the past few months. They’ve release a new CD to generally positive reviews and have set out on a tour to compliment it. Minus The Machine, the 2012 follow up to Feeding the Wolves, has had some success since it’s release in August, though it did not manage to beat previous chart […]

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