A funding partnership with World Central Kitchen will be a game changer for The Tandem and its mission to nourish the community while providing a source of revenue for locally owned restaurants.
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SistaStrings, Klassik and Milwaukee music's growing avant-garde, genre-bending sound were the big winners of the 2019 Radio Milwaukee Music Awards.
In the "Backspin" podcast, hip-hop expert and DJ Tyrone Miller and 88Nine Music Director Justin Barney dig deep into the roots of Milwaukee hip-hop to identify the first-ever Brew City rap song pressed into wax. They sifted through a lot of vintage Milwaukee music during their research for the podcast, so we asked them to share some gems they uncovered along the way.
In "Backspin," hip-hop expert and DJ Tyrone Miller (DJ Bizzon) teams up with 88Nine's Music Director Justin Barney on a quest to answer the questions: Who exactly recorded Milwaukee's first hip-hop song, and how did Milwaukee create a hip-hop scene?
Backline, a grant and educational initiative designed to help Milwaukee-area musicians break out, has announced the four musical artists it has selected for its first 12-week accelerator program, which provides intensive music-industry mentorship and $20,000 grants.
Great logos are simple shapes that are easily recognizable and leave enough room to fill the viewer's imagination with what the brand means to them. But sometimes you can endear viewers with an Easter egg to make them feel like they're in on a secret.
88Nine announced Wednesday the creation of Backline, a grant and educational initiative in partnership with business accelerator gener8tor focused on helping local musicians succeed and establishing Milwaukee's reputation as an emerging music city.
Any Milwaukee music fan has known WebsterX for a while now. But the alternative hip-hop artist looks primed to fully break out with the news today that the rapper was selected with 19 other nationwide artists to receive support from Slingshot.
Yet another mural adorns a Walker's Point building, this time it's a large, colorful mural celebrating diversity on the north exterior wall of Var Gallery & Studios, 643 S 2nd St.
After losing to Gov. Scott Walker in 2014, Mary Burke focused her attention on a new passion: Building Brave, an organization that focuses on the advancement of women. 88Nine Radio Milwaukee will host a Building Brave event on Wednesday, Oct. 25 and tickets are still available.
Murals are hot and Milwaukee is home to many - including the latest which were unveiled today.
In late June, massive crowds gathered in Downtown Milwaukee and its surrounding neighborhoods to celebrate the anniversary of an essential Brew City musical establishment, the soundtrack to the city - no, not Summerfest 50, but 88Nine Radio Milwaukee.
This morning, starting at 6 a.m., 88Nine officially brought 414Music.fm on air, a new HD2 broadcast channel - as well as mobile and online stream - entirely dedicated to playing Milwaukee music.
88Nine Radio Milwaukee announced today that it is the newest affiliate for VuHaus, a nationwide music discovery video platform for public media.
There are many ways to describe the essence and style of Tigernite, which will help crack open Arte Para Todos tonight. Post-glam power pop. Psychedelic fantasy-fueled rock. But, really, there's only one correct answer: Wiccan Lisa Frank.