Monthly Archives: February 2011

Follow Friday

No night out on the town is complete without a tasty brunch the following a.m. It’s the perfect weekend warrior meal: don’t have to be up 5 hours after you finally crawled into your covers and you’re surrounded by others … Continue reading

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Threat Level Midnight

Did Michael Scarn poach his name from an up and coming Wisconsin band? Could this be the next big thing in these lands? I bet these guys were thrilled when last week’s The Office episode aired:

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Elvira, Bust A Move, Funky Cold Medina

I’ve been waiting for a reason to post an Oak Ridge Boys video of Elvira. Now that I see they’re booked for the Wisconsin State Fair, that time has finally come! Good luck getting Elvira out of your head! To … Continue reading

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What’s Made Milwaukee Famous

Sometimes we have to take what we can get here in the Mil Town. As previously posted, there aren’t a wealth of songs about Milwaukee circulating the airwaves or the Internet. But since we’re all about Milwaukee music, we thought … Continue reading

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Kurt Cobain – Happy 44th

We pause briefly from keeping the spotlight on Milwaukee’s music scene to focus on music in the broader sense. Kurt Cobain, the former Nirvana frontman, would have turned 44 today. 44. I wanted to post that because you can’t help … Continue reading

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Zach Wade Launches Live Music at Distil Tonight

Distil, the new cocktail lounge located on lively Milwaukee St., launches its live music act tonight with Zach Wade. Dubbed “Music Meets Mixology,” Wade kicks off what is to become a weekly event every Thursday night. Milwaukee St. establishments draw … Continue reading

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Follow Friday

When it comes to radio that’s truly outside of the box, Milwaukee’s own 88.9 RadioMilwaukee needs no further introduction. Their programming does a masterful job of weaving in local acts, national acts not garnering significant radio play, diamonds in the … Continue reading

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