TV on the Radio Lives Up to Hype

Sell-out crowd at Pabst gets to hear a great mix of its old and new songs.

Alabama Shakes Rocks Milwaukee

Lead singer Brittany Howard has been compared to Janis Joplin, but the band proved uniquely powerful in its own right.

The Return of Howard Jones

1980s British rocker with many hit songs will perform songs from his huge new Engage CD and DVD.

Of Montreal Lands In Milwaukee

The group’s leader, Kevin Barnes, might be called twee, pretentious or emo, but Of Montreal can no longer be dismissed as minor.

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Club Garibaldi’s Very Italian Roots

It's a bar, restaurant, music club and a place that still serves as an Italian Mutual Aid Society.

The Nomad Celebrates 20th Anniversary

Owner Mike Eitel opened it in 1995, assuming he'd fail and go back to pursue his Ph.D. Bad prediction.

RC’s Rock of Gibraltar

The first place opened by tavern titan R.C. Schmidt offers cheap drinks and tattered charm in a magnificently overbuilt steel structure.

Palm Tavern’s Incredible Drink Selection

Dive-bar exterior obscures remarkable selection of micro-beers and countless liquors you may never have tried.

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“My Boy Lollipop”

14-year-old Millie Small brought Jamaican rhythms to America in 1964 with this infectious hit.

“Carrickfergus”

No one gets “into the mystic” like Van Morrison, as in this collaboration with The Chieftains.

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O’Brien’s Pairs Perfectly With Brewers

The bar on 50th and Vliet offers free shuttle bus to games, along with Happy Hour deals.

Fink’s Brings the High Life

High quality micro-brews and spirits are half-off for two hours every weekday.

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The Sheer Dazzle of Glass

Robin Jebavy’s large, still life paintings are showy, but how much is below the surface?

Bach Masterwork Played Big in Brookfield

Bel Canto and supporting players take on Bach’s huge St. Matthew Passion for an appreciative crowd.

Bel Canto’s Most Ambitious Concert?

Joined by Milwaukee Chamber Orchestra, the Bel Canto takes on Bach's mighty "St. Matthew Passion," last performed in the 1940s.

Florentine a Leader in New Operas

Elmer Gantry is just the latest success for the increasingly adventurous company.

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Kil@wat, the Brightest Restaurant in Town?

A fine place on a sunny day for breakfast or lunch, or later fare as the street lights of Downtown come up.

Rice N Roll Opens on N. Farwell Ave.

The small, simply designed place has some 150 offerings on its menu, including a number of Sushi items.

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Bel Canto’s Most Ambitious Concert?

Joined by Milwaukee Chamber Orchestra, the Bel Canto takes on Bach's mighty "St. Matthew Passion," last performed in the 1940s.

Playing On All The Emotions

Present Music's Friday concert aims directly at your heart with a variety of short works by contemporary composers.

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Bernard Perley Mixes Anthropology and Art

UWM professor is a Native American who brings a unique perspective to his art.

The Rise of Guitarist Brock Betz

The Racine guitar wizard is winning acclaim from heavy metal fans and performers.

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