Results tagged with 'Nirvana'
Published May 24, 2016
Last year, we took you inside the Milwaukee Theatre (formerly the Auditorium) and the Arena to get a look behind the scenes at these local landmarks. This time, we dig into the archives to find treasures from events held in those venues.
Published March 25, 2014
Back in the '80s and '90s, Smart Studios - despite its looks on the outside - was one of the most influential places in the Wisconsin music industry, drawing bands like Nirvana and Smashing Pumpkins. Unfortunately, 28 years after starting up, Smart Studios closed its doors in 2010. However, its legacy still lives on, and filmmaker Wendy Schneider wants to make sure of that.
Published Feb. 25, 2013
Help local musician Roxi Copland win $10,000! The Milwaukee-based singer-songwriter is currently ranked #3 in ArtistSignal's February competition. Her soul-infused jazz/pop sound has garnered over 16,000 votes so far.
Published Jan. 30, 2013
Dave Grohl's "Sound City" is a heartfelt, exuberant tribute to the old days of recording that oozes with affection from everyone involved. And if that's not enough, it comes with a kicking soundtrack. Times have been far worse.
Published Feb. 28, 2011
News that one-time Dylan muse Suze Rotolo has died led to a chat about how many knew her strictly from her appearance on the cover of Bob Dylan's 1963 LP, "The Freewhelin' Bob Dylan." That record showed Dylan and Rotolo arm in arm, strolling up Jones Street toward West 4 in the Village in New York. It's become an iconic image of rock and roll and of the folk scene in downtown Manhattan.
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