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All ages of musicians and fans come together for FAMS Week

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Milwaukee can be a tough town for all ages musicians looking to perform. WebsterX is helping put a spotlight on four local all ages venues with events for everyone!

There’s still time to take advantage of “FAMS Week” with events running tonight through Saturday!

9/21 – Freespace (held at Jazz Gallery 926 E. Center St) (5:30-8pm)
9/22 – Grace Weber’s Music Lab @ 88Nine (220 E. Pittsburgh Ave.) (4:30-7:30pm)
9/23 – Open Gallery @ After Gallery (6-9pm)
FAMS Party @ After Gallery (9pm-2am)

For details see the flyer and visit the Facebook event page: https://www.facebook.com/events/156250194957398/

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Third Man Records will roll through Milwaukee next week

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Gene Simmons solo project released in $2,000 box set

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Gene Simmons will release a comprehensive box set of his solo material that carries the hefty price tag of two grand! The package comes in a 38-pound safe, and includes a 10 disc set of 150 unreleased solo songs, a leather-bound photo book, a Gene Simmons action figure, and an “In Gene We Trust” gold medallion. For an additional fee of $50,000 you can have the singer hand-deliver the vault himself.

http://www.rollingstone.com/music/news/gene-simmons-announces-2000-box-set-the-vault-w502719

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Listen to Morrissey’s new song, “Spent The Day In Bed”

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A Conversation with Grizzly Bear

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Video of the Week: Afghan Whigs, “It Kills”

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Wisconsin Conservatory of Music Instrument Drive | Sept 22 – 24

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Bay View Bash is this Saturday!

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Bay View Bash is almost here to unofficially close out another Milwaukee summer. 88Nine favorites NO/NO, Abby Jeanne, Twin Brother and Negative/Positive are just a few of the acts playing live tomorrow at the 14th Annual Bay View Bash.

You can be guaranteed plenty of beer will be flowing, food will be frying and a slew of vendors will take to a good stretch of Kinnickinnic Avenue.

For a full line up of vendors, food and entertainment, head over here:

http://www.bayviewbash.org/

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Milwaukee Bucks’ Jabari Parker curates special playlist for Milwaukee Heart Run/Walk

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This Sunday the American Heart Association is putting on the Greater Milwaukee Heart and Stroke 5K Run/Walk at Veteran’s Park, and Jabari made a special Spotify playlist that you can listen to as you run, as you walk, as you jam out, and as you help fight heart disease, and stroke.

 

Here is the playlist

 

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R.I.P. Grant Hart of Hüsker Dü

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Grant Hart, center

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