Three years ago, Eric James will opened Clicks in Shorewood with the help of Darryl "DMC" McDaniels of Run DMC. Next week he will open a second shoe shop, Sneex, at 180 N. Broadway.
Eric "Shake" James, who lived in Milwaukee most of his life and in Shorewood for the past 12 years, and Darryl "DMC" McDaniels, one of the three founding members of Run-D.M.C., recently opened Clicks, 1931 E. Capitol Dr.
The two rapping members of Run DMC sat front row behind the Washington Wizards Friday night at the Bradley Center as they posed for photos, signed autographs and visited with friends.
The best gig ever... Those are usually the first words in a long argument between devoted music fans. Our intrepid correspondent Eric Beaumont gets the lowdown on some of Cream City's most (in)famous gigs of the 20th Century from Milwaukeeans who were there. Here's part two.