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Farm Aid returns to Wisconsin in September

Published July 9, 2019

Nearly a decade after it made its Wisconsin debut at Miller Park, Farm Aid returns to Wisconsin on Sept. 21 at Alpine Valley, bringing along top-notch artists like Willie Nelson, Neil Young, John Mellencamp, Bonnie Raitt, Nathaniel Rateliff, Dave Matthews and others.

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Your guide to summer shows at Alpine Valley

Published Jan. 24, 2019

For its second year back after taking its 40th anniversary season off in 2017, due to what was called "a paucity of artists," Alpine Valley Music Theater in East Troy has some big names on offer.

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Alpine Valley won't host any concerts this year

Published March 17, 2017

Turns out the prominent "That's All Folks! See you in 2017" graphic on the Alpine Valley website is only half right. According to MyWalworthCounty.com, Live Nation says that Alpine Valley Music Theatre in East Troy will not host concerts this season, due to a paucity of available artists.

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Greatest Alpine Valley shows of all time

Published Aug. 27, 2014

Here are the best shows at Alpine Valley, according to Facebookers. The venue went up for sale earlier this week for a mere $8.4 million.

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Take the plunge: Suiting up with Skydive Milwaukee

Published Sept. 20, 2012

"Ready ... set ... go." That was it. No fancy red light/green light over the door, no adrenaline-fueled dive out of the plane (which, in retrospect, would have been pretty hard to do strapped to my tandem instructor). Just three little words, a tip forward and I was a skydiver.

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Stukenberg is a refreshing musical mash-up

Published April 5, 2008

East Troy's Stukenberg is a quintet of musicians employing twice as many instruments, which in concert creates music that is refreshing as it is accessible. We caught up with bass / maracas player Matt Glatzel to chat about "Mountain of Pieces" and a few upcoming spring shows in Milwaukee.