Results tagged with 'willy porter'
Published Feb. 23, 2014
Drummer Brian Wendlandt and guitarist Allan Williams have been part of the scene for years, playing in their own bands, recording and live mixing for other bands, and working as sidemen, too. But the pair celebrates a milestone next week when it launches "re:thingk," the first CD from their two-piece band, 1,000 Umbrellas.
Published Jan. 19, 2014
For anyone who attend local music concerts fairly regularly, chances are you've heard saxophonist and flutist Aaron Gardner. These days, he's not usually the front-and-center guy, but his talent and signature style of playing have contributed greatly to a variety of local bands and musicians.
Published Sept. 11, 2013
Though 1998 was only 15 years ago, it feels like a lifetime. Milwaukee has changed dramatically in some ways since then. Here is a look back at Brew City and beyond in 1998.
Published July 2, 2013
Who are the hardest working folks at Summerfest? Someone in the ticket booth or one of those folks slinging beer for 12 hours a day, or maybe a soundman at a stage, you say? You're right, they're all kickin' it hard for 11 days. But don't forget 19-year-old singer and songwriter Nora Collins, who has - count `em - 10 performance slots at the Big Gig this year.
Published Jan. 20, 2013
Milwaukee is and has been home to a plethora of amazing musicians so it isn't easy to identify the best of the best. However, when the Social Circle was posed with the question this week, they came up with a diverse array of past and present Brew City talent.
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