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Wayward Kitchen Co. reflects on first year

Published Nov. 25, 2014

Next week, Wayward Kitchen Co., 1407 S. 1st St., will mark its one-year anniversary. To celebrate, Wayward has a new menu, a new open mic night and plans to soon offer growlers. recently checked in with owners Tyler and Megan Mason to chat it up and look back on 2014.


Open jams let musicians stretch out

Published Nov. 12, 2012

Jam sessions are a great way for musicians to learn improvisation and meet kindred spirits. Local guitarist Michael Hecker shares his favorite weekly jam sessions with


Live band backing turns open mic up to 11

Published June 24, 2012

The concept of open mic isn't new, and zillions of bars do it. Even in Milwaukee, you have several options to stand on a stage by yourself and wow a crowd or send them scattering with your own homegrown tunes. But put a real band behind you, and suddenly your own songs can take on a new life. Your chord progressions and lyrics, amateur as they may be, sound like finished pieces with guitar, bass and drum solos.

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