John Mulaney Is A Rising Star

He performs tonight at the Pabst and absolutely killed the audience his last time in town.

The Rise of Soul Low

The Milwaukee band’s three members are in their early 20s, but they’re winning fans with their assured sound.

Tangled Up in Dylan

Memories of Bob Dylan and how the legend performed at the Riverside last night.

King of the Nerds

Chris Hardwick, the foremost nerd comedian, performs at the Pabst tonight.

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The Only Saloon in Piggsville

And the Valley Inn is a dandy, with a nicely-restored 1898 building and all those photos (and stories!) of floods.

Steny’s Is For Sports and Wing Nuts

Chicken wings, a huge selection of beers, 17 flat screens blasting games, and super jolly crowd. What more do you want?

Thurman’s 15 is Always Dead

Metaphorically speaking only. The name celebrates the deceased Yankee, the atmosphere is heavy on the Grateful Dead, and the cozy tavern can get pretty lively.

Riverwest Public House, a People’s Paradise

It's also where you sign up for the Riverwest 24 bike race on May 1st, so get ready to wait in line.

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“Only The Lonely”

Roy Orbison’s iconic song is still as fresh as the day he wrote it.

The Thrill Is Gone

The late B.B. King got disparaged by some as an entertainer, but he was a true blues musician who will be missed.

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Wicked Hop Is A Third Ward Staple

Happy hour extends far beyond the seventh inning stretch.

Hooligan’s, Your Place for Canned Beer

Seriously, the selection is huge and the benefits of beer in cans are many, the bar menu proudly notes.

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Behold the Sound of Summer

Fine Arts Quartet begins its Summer Evenings of Music with a sparkling lineup of four different composers from three different centuries.

All the Colors of the Orchestra

MSO does Beethoven, Ravel, and contemporary composer Vivian Fung, music from three different eras, and it all sparkles.

C’Mon Get Happy

Bel Canto’s Modern American Masters concert mixes modern pop, classical and other short, fun works.

A “Famously Unplayable” Masterpiece

Frank Almond and a crack crew of guest artists take on a bizarre, brilliant chamber work by Chausson.

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Carinis Boasts Real Neapolitan Pizza

Forgot the Milwaukee-style cracker crusts. Carini’s La Conca d’Oro offers true Neapolitan pizzas with a crust that’s perfection.

Victor’s Is Great for Prime Rib?

“Victims,” it turns out, is a fine place to dine.

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John Mulaney Is A Rising Star

He performs tonight at the Pabst and absolutely killed the audience his last time in town.

Behold the Sound of Summer

Fine Arts Quartet begins its Summer Evenings of Music with a sparkling lineup of four different composers from three different centuries.

Read More...

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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