A Sold-Out Northern Invasion shakes the Midwest

The ‘World’s Loudest Month’ music festival series is expanding to the upper Midwest with the inaugural and now annual ‘Northern Invasion’. Out of Somerset, Wisconsin, only a stones throw from Twin Cities, ‘Northern Invasion’ put the ‘World’s Loudest Month’ festival series on the map for a part of the country that was missing out on […]

Joe Bonamassa shreds the Riverside Theater

Blues-rock guitar virtuoso Joe Bonamassa lit up Milwaukee’s historic Riverside Theater for a late spring show, shredding a blues/rock medley solidifying him as one of the genre’s present and future staples.

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 […]

Bush bring newest, ‘Man on the Run’, through Milwaukee

The timeless London grunge outfit, Bush, a Midwest favorite for their top notch energetic performances, made good on their promise to return for more. Marking another classic performance in the historic Eagles Ballroom, a venue they’ve frequented for a number of years, Bush is holding strong after their reunion in 2010, coming through with a […]

August Burns Red rattles Milwaukee’s Eagles Club

Metalcore powerhouse and Milwaukee favorite, August Burns Red, returned to The Rave/Eagles Club breaking a bit of a dry spell for the genre in the area.

Ace Frehley zaps Milwaukee back in time

Iconic guitarist, founding member of KISS, and recent Rock and Roll Hall of Fame inductee, Ace Frehley, landed for an intimate one night performance in one of Milwaukee’s top entertainment venues, Potawatomi Bingo Casino. Donning his brand new release, Space Invader, the space-rocker puts a modern twist on his classic signature.

Slipknot, Korn slam Madison with “Prepare for Hell” tour

The boys from Iowa made a deafening return to Wisconsin over the weekend, their latest visit since 2012’s Knotfest in Somerset, WI. Beginning the current tour with the second round of Knotfest, this time in San Bernardino, CA, Slipknot will complete a multi-leg tour spanning the globe until early March 2015.

The Offspring, Bad Religion taken back by Milwaukee

Restoring the fall music season to its prior glory, Milwaukee turned up to The Offspring and Bad Religion for a hot night of 90s punk hits.

Three Days Grace works to fire up Rock USA

The past few years have been good to Rock USA, the rock side of the the highly successful Country USA festival in Oshkosh, WI. The nice weather continued to treat us well, temperatures dipping below 70 for a nice cool night of rock. While the elements played nice, it seems the festival suffered from a […]

Scott Weiland brings timeless hits to Majestic, Madison

Timeless 90s rock vocalist, Scott Weiland, and his new solo band, the Wildabouts, have been busy. The now former frontman of Velvet Revolver and more recently Stone Temple Pilots is on his own, but doing quite well. Having hit the road for a few months, Weiland is making progress with his new friends; a little […]

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