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May 19 @ 2:00 pm – 6:45 pm Xray Arcade
Milwaukee The Grovelers burst forth with their highly anticipated release Cream City Nights. This energetic garage-billy band bring the chops. Joining the bill – Bruce Humphries and the Rockabilly Rebels King Eye & the Squirts[...]
May 21 @ 8:00 pm – 11:30 pm Pabst Theater
The Distillers are an Australian-American punk rock band, formed in Los Angeles, California in 1998 by vocalist and guitarist Brody Dalle. After the Distillers unveiled their first new song in 15 years and reunited for[...]
May 23 @ 7:30 pm – 10:00 pm Riverside Theater
There are few heavy metal bands that have managed to scale the heights that Judas Priest have during their 40 year career – originally formed during the early ’70s in Birmingham, England, Judas Priest is[...]
May 31 @ 4:00 pm – 10:00 pm Bay View, WI
Join us for the next installment of Bay View Gallery Night on Friday May 31st! Celebrate local Milwaukee art, music and local business on one amazing evening in Bay View. 50 businesses and hundreds of[...]
Jun 2 @ 11:00 am – 5:00 pm Fuel Cafe on 5th St.
The Brewtown Rumble is a ride-in vintage motorcycle show featuring live music, vendors and food from some of Milwaukee’s best restaurants and food trucks. It doesn’t matter the make, model or condition of the bike.[...]
Jun 4 @ 7:00 pm – 10:00 pm Humboldt Park
See you on the Hill at Humboldt Park for the weekly Chill on The Hill!
Jun 4 @ 8:00 pm – 11:30 pm The Cooperage
Ironically, the nine-piece band Sweet Spirit started as a solo project. Austin singer Sabrina Ellis was going through some distressing times: the band that she fronted for several years, Bobby Jealousy, with her then husband[...]
Jun 5 @ 8:00 pm – Jun 9 @ 11:30 pm Club Garibaldi
We are at again, TRIPLE INDUSTRIES FEST IV or 4… This year we are going to have 2 shows in Chicago and 3 in Milwaukee. The goal of the festival is to bring in bands[...]
Jun 6 @ 4:00 pm – Jun 9 @ 11:45 pm Pridefest
Join Milwaukee Pride as we celebrate 32 years of diverse local LGBTQ cultures and communities! In 2019, we also honor our LGBTQ pioneers with the 50th anniversary of the Stonewall Uprising — and the formation[...]
Jun 6 @ 8:00 pm – 11:45 pm The Back Room at Colectivo
Texas native Rhett Miller is perhaps best known as the frontman of Dallas-based alt-country giants Old 97’s, although he’s also pursued a solo career, taking on subjects such as fatherhood, sex and love and capturing[...]
Jun 7 @ 9:00 pm – Jun 9 @ 11:00 pm
It’s a great day for a Boat Ride!   Tight harmonies, acoustic instruments, energetic performances of melodic rock songs from every genre, and GUSTO are the key ingredients of every Bockenplautz show.   Steez is[...]
Jun 9 @ 12:00 pm – 11:30 pm Locust St - Humboldt & Holton
(From Milwaukee Record) Returning for its 43rd (!) year on Sunday, June 9, the annual Locust Street Festival of Music & Art is one of the city’s best street fests, celebrating all that is good,[...]
Jun 9 @ 8:00 pm – 11:30 pm The Back Room at Colectivo
Craig Finn is an American singer-songwriter and musician. He is best known as the front-man of the American indie rock band The Hold Steady, with whom he has recorded six studio albums. Prior to forming[...]
Jun 15 @ 4:00 pm – 8:00 pm No Studios
Live Music, Local Vendors, Live Art, Tacos, and Community Join us for the first Hip Hop Rooftop, featuring ill Tek, Marty., DJ Loop, BBoy Schells, and Browns Crew. Algo Dulce + Frida’s Cocina will be[...]
Jun 22 @ 12:00 pm – 11:00 pm Xray Arcade
Jul 22 @ 7:00 pm – 11:00 pm The Pabst Theater
Two of the UK’s most creative & iconic bands The Psychedelic Furs & James come to the Pabst Theater. With their legendary combined chart-topping back-catalogue, that spans across decades and generations between them, boasting countless[...]
Aug 10 @ 8:00 pm – 11:45 pm The Rave / Eagles Ballroom
Electro-Punk Pioneers play the Rave in support of their latest release Egowerk. Recording at Enamel Studios in Omaha, The Faint composed 11 blistering tracks that explore society’s current relationship to, well, themselves. “I have work[...]
Aug 23 @ 7:30 pm – 11:45 pm Riverside Theater
King Gizzard & The Lizard Wizard’s sense of sonic exploration makes them easy to mistake for a long forgotten piece of the psych explosion of the ‘60s.  With an otherworldly sound that, at times, feels[...]
Sep 28 @ 8:00 pm – 10:00 pm The Back Room at Colectivo
A tireless performer who refused to conform to more conventional vocal jazz idioms, Patricia Barber worked her way up through the Chicago jazz scene slowly, almost reluctantly, after having spent several years in Iowa attending[...]