Articles about Marquette
July 26, 2014 9:06 a.m.
For just two guys, Royal Blood is certainly making a lot of noise. With the band's debut album set to arrive next month, the raucous duo of Mike Kerr and Ben Thatcher is now on the road, with a stop at The Rave Monday, July 28 next up on the schedule. Before then, however, OnMilwaukee.com got a chance to chat with Thatcher about the band's origins, its inspirations and the all-too-deservedly forgotten '90s band Aqua.
July 11, 2014 12:06 p.m.
There is something about watching people just like us begin to unravel and shrink into desperation and desolation that demands our attention. That's the attraction of "God of Carnage," the Yasmina Reza play serving as the first production of the new Umbrella Group.
July 7, 2014 8:58 a.m.
On Tuesday, July 1, Michael R. Lovell took office as Marquette University's 24th president. He succeeds interim President Robert A. Wild, S.J., to become the first lay president in university history. And while Lovell's inauguration won't be held until Sept. 19, in the run-up to his first day as president, Lovell took the opportunity to talk to OnMilwaukee.com about his UWM days, plans for Marquette, Milwaukee and more.
July 2, 2014 7:06 a.m.
This morning, The Rave announced rising Australian rap star Iggy Azalea will drop by Milwaukee for a show on Sunday, Oct. 19.
July 1, 2014 1:03 p.m.
Perhaps one of the most important months of the future of Marquette basketball begins today as new head coach Steve Wojciechowski and his staff hit the road to recruit players and shape the program in his image.
June 12, 2014 10:31 a.m.
Travis Diener, a Wisconsin's favorite sons and a key member of the 2003 Final Four team at Marquette University has returned to his alma mater to help first-year head coach Steve Wojciechowski as the team's director of player personnel.
June 6, 2014 1:06 p.m.
New Marquette University head coach Steve Wojciechowski needed to start somewhere when it came creating his vision of the program. It has started with relationships.
May 8, 2014 9:16 a.m.
NBC's "The Voice" has provided Milwaukee with a good amount of music so far in 2014. First, there was Cassadee Pope back in March, and this summer, "The Voice" tour will make its way to The Riverside. Before then, however, Colton and Zach Swon - better known as The Swon Brothers - will bring their coach-honed talents to Milwaukee Saturday night at The Rave.
May 1, 2014 11:02 a.m.
If you look closely at the stained glass windows in the former Grand Avenue Congregational Church, 2133 W. Wisconsin Ave., you'll spy little green shamrocks amid the variegated designs. Deem it a sign, or a divine prediction, or perhaps just coincidence. But whatever you call it, the Irish Cultural and Heritage Center has found itself a stunning Victorian Romanesque home, designed by one of the most respected architects in Milwaukee history.
April 30, 2014 11:39 a.m.
First-year Marquette University men's basketball coach Steve Wojciechowski made two more hires for his coaching staff this week in Justin Gainey and Brett Nelson.