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For the first time since 2000, Sleater-Kinney is returning to Milwaukee.

Riot grrrl band Sleater-Kinney sets first show in Milwaukee since 2000

This morning, influential riot grrrl band Sleater-Kinney announced that it would be returning to Milwaukee for the first time since playing The Globe 15 years ago. The announcement comes quickly on the heels of the release of the group's first new song, "Bury Our Friends," and news of its first new record – "No Cities To Love" – since "The Woods" in 2005.

The band – comprised of drummer Janet Weiss, vocalist/guitarist Corin Tucker and fellow vocalist/guitarist Carrie Brownstein (also the star of the popular TV show "Portlandia") – will take the Turner Hall Ballroom stage on Sunday, Feb. 15. Doors open at 7 p.m., while the show is set to start at 8 p.m.

Tickets for the show will go on sale on Friday, Oct. 24 at noon at the Riverside/Turner Hall/Pabst's website and at The Pabst and Riverside box offices. General admission tickets cost $25.


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