BRETT NEWSKI & THE NO TOMORROW – Book launch and album release show
November 19 @ 8:00 pm - 11:00 pm$20
91.7FM WMSE presents BRETT NEWSKI & THE NO TOMORROW – Book launch and album release show with special guest Dan Hubbard
$20 Doors at 7pm/ Showtime 8pm (advance sales until 3pm day of show, then tickets available at the door if available).
Coming off recent sonic collaborations with Barenaked Ladies co-founder Steven Page, Nada Surf’s Matthew Caws, and Brian Vander Ark of the Verve Pipe, Newski launches eight new tracks, a soundtrack to his book titled “It’s Hard to be a Person: Defeating Anxiety Surviving the World, and Having More Fun.”
BRETT NEWSKI is an alternative songwriter, illustrator and podcaster based in Milwaukee, WI, USA. He has been featured on Rolling Stone, NPR, American Songwriter, SiriusXM, Boston Globe, and Paste.
Newski has played alongside acts like Pixies, Violent Femmes, Courtney Barnett, Manchester Orchestra, Better than Ezra & New Pornographers. He continues to tour over 100 dates per year.
Newski’s podcast Dirt from the Road dives into strangest travel stories, mental health boosts, and how to navigate the hurdles of being a person in modern times. Guests include The Lumineers, All American Rejects, Dashboard Confessional, Guster, Heartless Bastards, Verve Pipe, Toad the Wet Sprocket and Frank Turner.
photo- Kelly Bolter
“I love how easy Newski makes it to plow through the dark stuff with some well placed humor and grit.” -Stelth Ulvang (of the Lumineers)
“Showcases the unapologetically frank but not overly aggressive nature of 90s alt. rock perfectly.” -American Songwriter
“Newski’s live shows are part rock n’ roll, part stand up, and part therapy. In the end, the room is won over.” -Jim McGuinn, The Current, MPLS
“I like the sound and the way he is forcing the world to contend with him.” -Brian Ritchie, Violent Femmes