Pat macdonald


The music of Door County

Published Aug. 10, 2018

Music springs from every corner of Door County. From every lapping wave to chirping bird, the natural beauty of Wisconsin's sanguine peninsula inspires its visitors and natives to make something beautiful.


Melaniejane finds satisfaction in musical "Purgatory"

Published July 25, 2009

About a year ago, Melaniejane, a fixture on the Milwaukee music scene, packed up and headed up to the relative tranquility of Door County, where she continues to write, perform and record. Her latest work can be heard on "Purgatory Hill," a collaboration with Pat MacDonald, best known for his band Timbuk3.


The week in local music: Nov. 6, 2007

Published Nov. 6, 2007

There's a lot going on in Milwaukee music this week and we've picked out four events that just might be worth your attention.