My Whirlwind Weekend at Arte Para Todos

Inaugural Milwaukee music festival was three days of great music, cool clubs and fun crowds.

Best Rocking Scot You Never Heard Of?

Midge Ure comes to town, with a long, impressive history behind him as musician and songwriter.

The Rise of Guitarist Brock Betz

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

Weekend Music Fest Boasts 70 Bands

70 local bands and 15 visual artists at 15 venues over three days in a benefit for school arts programs.

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2014 Holiday Parade

The 88th annual downtown parade lit up a gloomy weekend, as our photos attest.

A Guided Tour of Gallery Night

Man-about-town Michael Horne captures and comments on the scene, with photos, of course.

Renaissance Production of Amelia Wins Hearts

Acclaimed production captures love affair tested by Civil War. Our photos capture the action.

5th Annual Oktoberfest

The beer and music flowed and there was a great turnout, all captured in our photos.

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“You Don’t Own Me”

An early feminist lyric sung by 17-year-old Lesley Gore, it’s still a classic.

“Desperado”

The Eagles were always slick and superficial, but this song works -- if performed by others.

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It’s Dirt Cheap at Frank’s Power Plant

The biker-friendly bar offers $2 beers and apple pie shots for four hours Monday through Friday.

Meraki Offers Snacks And a Show

The new Walker’s Point restaurant/bar offers unique snacks and the chance to watch the chefs at work.

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Local Boy Makes Good?

In Tandem struggles with Milwaukee playwright Neil Haven’s comic drama, Come Back.

MSO Soars In All-Strauss Show

The concert offered a remarkable variety of Richard Strauss’ works, and all brilliantly played.

The Train Driver Offers Magnetic Acting

MCT staging of Fugard play is packed with moral and theatrical lessons.

10 Concerts in 10 Days

A great lineup is led by concert featuring internationally-known classical guitarist Xuefei Yang.

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More Whiskey for Milwaukee

Two new bars opening, and serving plenty of that heady elixir.

It’s Dirt Cheap at Frank’s Power Plant

The biker-friendly bar offers $2 beers and apple pie shots for four hours Monday through Friday.

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10 Concerts in 10 Days

A great lineup is led by concert featuring internationally-known classical guitarist Xuefei Yang.

How to Find the Best Crematorium

In Tandem’s world premiere of Come Back finds humor in a deadly serious subject.

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The Rise of Guitarist Brock Betz

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

How Shonn Hinton Made Good

The Milwaukee guitarist, who performs with the band at Friday’s Gospel Jubilee, now plays with top national acts.

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