Jim James squares up with Milwaukee

Milwaukee and My Morning Jacket have quite a relationship. Jim James holds a dear spot in the city’s heart, their visits to some of our most historic venues hosting near-spiritual level experiences.

Leon Bridges sails into Milwaukee with soul

A refreshing new wave of soul has made it to the mainstream market. A fairly new name music, Leon Bridges has seemingly reinvigorated the style and era of an earlier generation. His polished and tailored stature bring us back to an earlier time in R&B.

A summer favorite, 311 plays Milwaukee

Milwaukee’s love affair extends far beyond rock and country music. 311’s alternative reggae rock has been a silent center of the city’s Summerfest music festival for many years while also making appearances at various historic venues to familiar faces.

A weekend with My Morning Jacket, Milwaukee

With fresh new May 2015 release The Waterfall and a two day weekend planned for Milwaukee, My Morning Jacket rode a dashing return to a city that never tires of the psychedelic alt-rock outfit lead by Jim James.

John Mellencamp’s ‘Plain Spoken’ turns to Milwaukee

John Mellencamp has made his rounds to Milwaukee on not so distant tours. The ‘Plain Spoken’ tour following the release of his 2014 Plain Spoken album returned to the Riverside Theater in a near-sold out show that felt nothing less than the rush of good feelings expected with Mellencamp’s timeless singles.

Exciting return for Glass Animals to Milwaukee

After much touring throughout Europe and many A-market cities in the United States, Glass Animals made a long awaited return to Milwaukee, WI. Bumped from the smaller Pabst Theater to the Riverside Theatre due to pent up demand, the English indietronic powerhouse felt the success before they even set foot in the Brew City.

Lord Huron’s ‘Strange Trails’ serenades Milwaukee crowd

Cast onto the indie-folk radar following the release of their 2012 debut album Lonesome Dreams, Lord Huron is making a much awaited return tour following the success of their debut release. Back in action touting Strange Trails, put out in mid spring of this year, the band continues their feel-good Americana folk adventure, a style that makes […]

Still rockin’, ZZ Top wakes up Milwaukee

Having cancelled various tour dates for an injury suffered by bassist Dusty Hill, ZZ Top revived their 2014 mid-summer tour in the early months of the new year. While various outdoor appearances couldn’t be made up for obvious reasons, ZZ Top’s long awaited reappearance at The Riverside Theater in Milwaukee, WI was well received by […]

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, […]

Milwaukee make The National feel at home

The Riverside Theater welcomed The National to Milwaukee for a highly praised performances that felt right at home in the Midwest city.

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