Marquette Wire

New Music Monday – Flat Teeth

Alex Wagner, Assistant Music Director

October 30, 2018

New to the Milwaukee music scene, Flat Teeth, came on to New Music Monday to play songs off their recently released EP 'Winter House'. The band is composed of current and former members of: John the Savage, Twelve Ounce Prophet, Hester Mofet and the Invaders. The EP is a set of six songs, each drawing...

Gallery: Mayday Parade Takes Crowd Back to 2007

Gallery: Mayday Parade Takes Crowd Back to 2007

Ricky Labrada, Assistant Music Director/ Photographer

October 28, 2018

Klassik previews ‘Quiet’ at Cactus Club

Klassik previews ‘Quiet’ at Cactus Club

GM Powell, General Manager, Marquette Radio

October 24, 2018

Milwaukee favorite Klassik cemented his place among our town’s greatest emcees Tuesday night at Bay View’s Cactus Club. He showcased his brilliant songwriting and ability to transform a static recording into a spectacular live show. After letting the anticipation build for over an hour after door...

Sen. Sanders headlines rally, students eager to get out the vote

Sen. Sanders headlines rally, students eager to get out the vote

Morgan Hughes, Executive Projects Editor

October 23, 2018

Students from across the state attended the get-out-the-vote rally Monday. The common thread tying many of the students together: they’re registered voters.   The event, sponsored by the Democratic Party, featured talks from Sen. Sanders, Wisconsin Democratic incumbent Sen. Tammy Baldwin, gubernatorial candidate Tony Evers, candidate for Lieutenant Governor Mandela Barnes, Congresswoman Gwen Moore and congressional candidate Randy Bryce

Twenty One Pilots ‘Levitates’ the Crowd at Fiserv

Twenty One Pilots ‘Levitates’ the Crowd at Fiserv

Ricky Labrada, Assistant Music Director

October 22, 2018

Columbus natives Twenty One Pilots (also stylized as twenty øne piløts) has been one of my favorite groups for the past few years. I have seen them once before during the 2016 Emotional Roadshow World Tour, so when I discovered in July that they were coming to Milwaukee, I was ecstatic and bought ...

HARRINGTON: Medicare for All

HARRINGTON: Medicare for All

Reilly Harrington, Opinions Columnist

October 21, 2018

If Democrats have any intentions of taking the House and initiating some form of lasting “Blue Wave,”  then the importance of healthcare as a human right and the reform of the American healthcare system need to be prominent elements of their platforms.

October – February Calendar

Alex Garner, News Reporter

October 21, 2018

The Milwaukee Film Festival is screening more than 300 films at various theaters in the downtown Milwaukee area, such as the Oriental Theatre and Avalon Theater. The event runs Oct. 18 to Nov. 1. Along with watching movies, attendees can also engage with filmmakers and talk with other movie lovers.

New Music Monday: The Royal Blue

New Music Monday: The Royal Blue

Alex Wagner, Assistant Music Director

October 21, 2018

The Royal Blue describes itself as: “a 3-piece garage rock band” from Appleton, Wisconsin. The members include: Karm Kerwell, Jeff Taugner, and Jason Nelson. Each member brings their own unique musical blend to the trio and it shows; The Royal Blue has released three musical works: My Woman On A Train (2014), Ramshackle Groove (2016), and their newest album: Big Bad Cake (2018).

What It Feels Like to be at 13%

What It Feels Like to be at 13%

Sydney Czyzon, Managing Editor of the Marquette Tribune

October 21, 2018

I get diagnosed with bronchiolitis obliterans, a disease that causes inflammation in my lungs and blocks my airways.

Tall Heights plays Back Room at Colectivo

Tall Heights plays Back Room at Colectivo

Kelli Arseneau, Arts & Entertainment Reporter

October 19, 2018

The Back Room at Colectivo was alive with the electro-acoustic music of Tall Heights and openers Frances Cone and Old Sea Brigade Oct. 14.

New Music Monday – Indonesian Junk

Alex Wagner, Assistant Music Director

October 15, 2018

Local Milwaukee punk-rock band Indonesian Junk paid a visit to Johnston Hall to perform for New Music Monday; band members in attendance were Johnny Cyanide and Daniel James with other member Mike Mattner absent. In the Marquette TV studio, the band performed three songs, 'When I Find You', 'Stars in...

New Music Monday: Yogie B & Keez

Alex Wagner, Assistant Music Director

October 14, 2018

  The New Music Monday crew were very happy to host local rap duo Yogie B & Keez in the TV studio for a performance of their songs: ‘The Wake Up’, ‘Live It Up’, and ‘This Is Probably Crazy’ of their new album ‘The Butter Knife Effect’. Yogie B and Keez were joined by DJ Al...