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Articles tagged with 'Music'

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Billy Currington brings energy to Country Thunder's opening night

Published July 21, 2017

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.

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SHAED survives Summerfest storm, surges back for The Rave show

Published July 19, 2017

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.

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Country Thunder flies in with a bang

Published July 18, 2017

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.

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

Published July 15, 2017

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.

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Diana Ross delivers a performance worthy of a diva supreme

Published July 15, 2017

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.

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Night Market: July 12

Published July 11, 2017

One Wednesday a month during the summer, the NEWaukee Night Market brings the best of the city together for a free, fun, open-air event that offers a variety of experiences for people of all ages and backgrounds to enjoy. This year's dates are July 12, Aug. 16 and Sept. 13.

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Summerfest 50 is done, but the three Ds ruled

Published July 10, 2017

Complain as you will about the crowds, construction and whatnot, but those things add to what our Downtown area has worked so hard to get: density, discovery and diversity. Let's explore these important traits as they related to the Big Gig.

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Among able headliners Migos and Big Sean, Future shines the brightest

Published July 9, 2017

For its penultimate show at the American Family Insurance Amphitheater, Summerfest somehow managed to book three of the music industry's hottest current hip hop acts. And, with perfect weather and a party atmosphere, Milwaukee turned out and Migos, Big Sean and Future turned up, giving their hyped audience everything it wanted for four hours on Saturday.

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T-Pain's high-octane Summerfest show was, as the kids say, "lit"

Published July 6, 2017

About 40 minutes into his bumping, high-energy and hit-filled Summerfest set, T-Pain asked the audience, "Y'all want me to keep going?" Cue loud cheer. He then sang his 2005 smash single "I'm 'n Luv (Wit a Stripper)." Cue louder cheer. That was the crowd-pleasing vibe Wednesday night at the Uline Warehouse Stage.