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Third time's a charm for this McCartney fan Image

Third time's a charm for this McCartney fan

Published Thursday, July 27

So what if the set Paul McCartney played Wednesday night at the Hollywood Casino Amphitheater in Tinley Park, southwest of Chicago, was nearly identical to the one performed last year at Summerfest? I drove 2.5 hours each way on a weeknight to see a Beatle I'd seen twice before and, you know what? I'd do it again.

Can you remember every song of the summer since 1982? Image

Can you remember every song of the summer since 1982?

Published Wednesday, July 26

It may feel like we're now closer to the end of summer than the beginning, but that doesn't mean the fun in the sun has to stop. And, to help, here's a quick video playlist of the song of the summer across more than three decades.

Country Thunder hosted the ultimate hillbilly hitch-up Image

Country Thunder hosted the ultimate hillbilly hitch-up

Published Sunday, July 23

After Day Two's incredible happenings, it was hard to imagine that Day Three of Country Thunder could get any better. But by only 1 p.m., the day has already seen the penultimate of weddings: hillybilly, Country Thunder style.

Guns N' Roses sets BMO Harris Bradley Center show for Nov. 7 Image

Guns N' Roses sets BMO Harris Bradley Center show for Nov. 7

Published Friday, July 21

The forecast will call for some "November Rain" this fall, as Milwaukee welcomes iconic '80s/'90s hard rock band Guns N' Roses and its "Not In This Lifetime" tour to the BMO Harris Bradley Center on Tuesday, Nov. 7.

Billy Currington brings energy to Country Thunder's opening night Image

Billy Currington brings energy to Country Thunder's opening night

Published Friday, July 21

I completely anticipated a mellow first night of Country Thunder. People are still moving in, adjusting to tent life, and some people still have to work Friday. But instead, there was a pumped-up Billy Currington and a raucous crowd.

SHAED survives Summerfest storm, surges back for The Rave show Image

SHAED survives Summerfest storm, surges back for The Rave show

Published Wednesday, July 19

Still wringing out your clothes from the Summerfest Day 1 downpour? The poppy R&B trio SHAED - who performed that night at the Briggs & Stratton Big Backyard - feels your pain. But that didn't scare the group off from returning Thursday night at The Rave.

Country Thunder flies in with a bang Image

Country Thunder flies in with a bang

Published Tuesday, July 18

It's Country Thunder time, friends! The lineup is packed to the busting point with outstanding talent - established, new, classic, dance, pop, all of it country! Here's everything you need to know before you head out to camp.

Robin's picks: 6 days of Milwaukee live music musts Image

Robin's picks: 6 days of Milwaukee live music musts

Published Saturday, July 15

I often get asked - by out of towners and locals alike - what is there to do here? So I've decided to share my weekly picks of cool happenings in and around our lovely city. Here are my places to be for the upcoming week.

Diana Ross delivers a performance worthy of a diva supreme  Image

Diana Ross delivers a performance worthy of a diva supreme

Published Saturday, July 15

Diana Ross, 73, is simply a diva's diva. Eyes closed or open, Ross was practically the same Friday night at the BMO Harris Pavilion as she was physically and vocally almost 60 years ago when she was the lead singer of the Supremes.

Ludacris brings a wild time to the Miller Lite Oasis Image

Ludacris brings a wild time to the Miller Lite Oasis

Published Monday, July 3

Although his set seemed to be cut short - and he disappeared for long periods of time - the audience had a good time at the Miller Lite Oasis stage, jamming out to the rapper and "Fast and Furious" star's tunes.