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A chat with Mike Rutherford of Mike + the Mechanics and Genesis

Published March 17, 2015

Ever since touring in support of the group's biggest album "The Living Years" in 1989, Mike + the Mechanics - a rock group founded by Genesis founding member Mike Rutherford - has stayed over in Europe. That changes this week, as Rutherford and company come to Milwaukee, along with Milwaukee-born Genesis/Phil Collins guitarist Daryl Stuermer as their special guest, for a show Thursday, March 19 at The Pabst Theater.


Musicians band together to aid Christensen

Published March 1, 2013

When a musician faces tough times in Milwaukee, often his or her peers will step up to the mic to ask for help. A group of musicians here is doing just that on Sunday, March 24 with a benefit concert for bassist Gary Christensen.


100 Great Milwaukee music makers, part 1

Published Jan. 28, 2010

As we enter not only a new year, but also a new decade, it seemed like a good time to reflect on Milwaukee's musical past. Here is a list of 100 great bands and musicians who have created Milwaukee's musical landscape and -- in many cases -- helped the world at large appreciate the cream of the Cream City crop.


Tanin looks back with "Natural Selection"

Published Jan. 16, 2010

Best known among Milwaukee musicians these days as one of the city's top mastering engineers, Gary Tanin is also a veteran local musician, songwriter and producer and his list of credits is a long one. In recent years, Tanin has worked to make much of his long-out-of-print oeuvre available on CD and his latest disc, "Natural Selection," is a retrospective of favorite tracks from his long career.


Calarco brings the beat in Brew City, Big Apple

Published May 2, 2009

John Calarco -- also known as John Cee or Johnny C -- started drumming at age 10 when his uncle introduced him to jazz. It didn't take long for Calarco to move on to rock `n' roll, a genre that has served him well for two decades. Calarco's drummed with the Blue Man Group, Willy Porter, Greg Koch, Daryl Stuermer and more.


River Rhythms line-up finalized

Published March 8, 2007

The Westown Association announced the line-up for this summer's River Rhythms. As always, the concert series takes place Wednesdays from 5:30 to 9 p.m. There is no performance on July 4.