Marquette Wire

Marquee’s entertainment picks for fall

Claire Nowak

August 26, 2013

Filed under Arts & Entertainment, Featured, Marquee

CONCERTS TO SEE Kid Cudi with Tyler, the Creator– Sept. 18 at The Rave Kid Cudi has come a long way since his first album “Man on the Moon: The End of Day” in 2009, breaking away from Kanye West to start his own record la...

MANNO: A night with The Boss

September 11, 2012

An epic farewell for LCD Soundsystem

Sarah Elms

April 6, 2011

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LCD Soundsystem, electronic/house music project of producer, musician and songwriter James Murphy, played their last concert ever in Madison Square Garden on Saturday. Murphy, 41, announced on Feb. 5 the group was “retiring fro...

Don’t be chicken, try this ‘Erotic Adventure’

Matt Mueller

February 10, 2011

Filed under Featured, Marquee

In the world of entertainment, an eye-catching name can make all the difference. It’s the sole reason why anybody wasted their time on movies like “Snakes on a Plane” or “Hot Tub Time Machine.” While those two films attempted to hide mediocre content be...

Milwaukee shows some Pablove

Sarah Elms

February 2, 2011

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Former Milwaukeean Jeff Castelaz, co-founder of California-based independent record company Dangerbird Records, returned to his hometown Jan. 29 to put on a rocking show at Turner Hall Ballroom. This wasn’t your average concert. Big names like Brian Aubert and Nikki Monnin...

Hitting the Marq: Fall Break Five

October 14, 2010

Filed under Marquee

Here at Marquee, we're definitely thankful Fall Break is finally upon us. But we were sad not to have an issue next week to tell you about all the exciting events coming up next week. And then we remembered Hitting the Marq. So,...

Unruly Music breaks sound barriers

Sarah Elms

October 7, 2010

Filed under Featured, Marquee

Some call it postclassical, some call it avant-garde and some call it experimental. And some might say it’s all of the above. Unruly Music, a production of the University of Wisconsin-Milwaukee’s Peck School of the Arts and the Marcus Cent...

Farm Aid celebrates 25 years of helping farm families

Sarah Elms

September 30, 2010

Filed under Featured, Marquee

What do Willie Nelson, Neil Young, John Mellencamp and Dave Matthews have in common? That is, aside from a passionate love for guitars and moody songwriting. If you guessed farming, then you probably already know that those four mu...