September 2, 2014 @ 8:00 pm
WMSE & the Chicken Shack Welcome: The Secret Sisters @ Turner Hall Ballroom | Milwaukee | Wisconsin | United States
Southern gothic dreaminess and a gumbo of country, Americana, blues, folk, and gospel. The Secret Sisters headline their first Turner show.
September 5, 2014 @ 8:00 pm
WMSE Welcomes: Ramblin' Jack Elliot @ Shank Hall | Milwaukee | Wisconsin | United States
One of the last true links to the great folk traditions of this country, with over 40 albums under his belt, Ramblin’ Jack Elliott is considered one of the country’s legendary foundations of folk music.... Read more »
Maker Market @ Colectivo Coffee - Bay View
September 7, 2014 @ 10:00 am – 4:00 pm
Maker Market @ Colectivo Coffee - Bay View | Milwaukee | Wisconsin | United States
September 13, 2014 @ 12:00 pm – 6:00 pm
Alverno Presents: Global Union 2014 @ Humboldt Park | Milwaukee | Wisconsin | United States
Doesn’t seem possible, but it’s true…this is Global Union’s 9th Anniversary! Nine years as MKE’s go-to big-beautiful-dance-party-slash-farewell-to summer. Nine years in one of the city’s best parks. Nine years FREE! Global Union 2014 features bands... Read more »
MKE Unplugged Presents Trapper Schoepp @ Helene Zelazo Center For the Performing Arts
September 18, 2014 @ 8:00 pm – 9:00 pm
MKE Unplugged Presents Trapper Schoepp @ Helene Zelazo Center For the Performing Arts | Milwaukee | Wisconsin | United States
Trapper Schoepp has the ear of a troubadour, the eye of a journalist and the heart of a young poet. In 2012, his Milwaukee-based band Trapper Schoepp & The Shades released its national debut Run,... Read more »
October 1, 2014 @ 8:00 pm
WMSE Welcomes JJ Grey & Mofro @ Turner Hall Ballroom @ Turner Hall Ballroom | Milwaukee | Wisconsin | United States
A grimy blend of front porch soul and down-home storytelling that moves folks to dance, and at times, to tears. “Impassioned singing, riff-based Southern rock, cold-blooded swamp funk and sly Memphis soul.”–The New York Times... Read more »
October 15, 2014 @ 8:00 pm
WMSE Welcomes: The Rural Alberta Advantage @Turner Hall Ballroom @ Turner Hall Ballroom | Milwaukee | Wisconsin | United States
The Rural Alberta Advantage play indie-rock songs about hometowns and heartbreak, born out of images from growing up in Central and Northern Alberta. Their music features exuberant guitar work; everything-on-the-table singing; songwriting full of conviction... Read more »
Field Report @ The Pabst Theater - Lower Level
October 22, 2014 @ 8:00 pm
Field Report @ The Pabst Theater - Lower Level | Milwaukee | Wisconsin | United States
SPECIAL ALBUM RELEASE SHOW: Simultaneously personal and mysterious, specific and ambiguous, and an exemplary balance between the personal and the relatable and the general and the specific. Listen close, and a new world opens up. The new album, Marigolden... Read more »
October 22, 2014 @ 8:00 pm
WMSE Welcomes: NRBQ + Semi-Twang @ Shank Hall | Milwaukee | Wisconsin | United States
The legendary NRBQ — founder & driving force Terry Adams on keyboards & vocals, Scott Ligon on guitar & vocals, Casey McDonough on bass & vocals, and Conrad Choucroun on drums — release their latest... Read more »
Hallamor Concert: Tartan Terrors @ Irish Cultural and Heritage Center
October 25, 2014 @ 7:30 pm
Hallamor Concert: Tartan Terrors @ Irish Cultural and Heritage Center | Milwaukee | Wisconsin | United States
Celebrate Oíche Shamhna, the Celtic ancestor of Halloween, with the ICHC return of the dynamic band Tartan Terrors. The six-member group from Canada mixes rock music’s energy with traditional folklore, dance and humor, all fueled by... Read more »
Hallamor Concert: Hanneke Cassel @ Irish Cultural and Heritage Center
November 22, 2014 @ 7:30 pm
Hallamor Concert: Hanneke Cassel @ Irish Cultural and Heritage Center | Appleton | Wisconsin | United States
Hanneke Cassel’s Scottish/Cape Breton-style fiddle playing has been called, “Exuberant and rhythmic … both wild and innocent” by the Boston Globe.  She has toured with some of the biggest names in Celtic music and performed... Read more »
December 5, 2014 @ 8:00 pm
WMSE & the Chicken Shack Welcome: Sturgill Simpson @ Turner Hall Ballroom | Milwaukee | Wisconsin | United States
His snarl turns the seemingly insignificant into the drop of a sledgehammer. He’s a breath of fresh air, bringing not only a sense of sincerity and self-awareness to deeply- rooted honky tonk, but also a wry... Read more »
December 6, 2014 @ 7:30 pm
Hallamor Concert: Nollaig Shona – A Celtic Christmas Show @ Irish Cultural and Heritage Center | Milwaukee | Wisconsin | United States
Three of the top names in traditional Celtic music return to the ICHC to share their Nova Scotian and Irish holiday traditions in a magical evening of music, song, dance and stories. Accompanied by a... Read more »