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Gig roundup: A rock and roll Bay View bar crawl

Published Nov. 29, 2010

Barhopping with College Dave appears to be one of the most beloved bar crawls in Milwaukee these days. And certainly that deserved. But, what if you want to combine a pub crawl with a zest for live music? Here's an easy one you can do Friday night in Bay View that features two local bands and another from Chicago.

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Vollman ventures out alone for "The Betty Violet"

Published Sept. 10, 2008

If Tom Vollman's name doesn't ring a bell, the voice on his debut solo disc, "The Betty Violet," just may ring a bell. A singer, songwriter and guitarist, Vollman -- a Cincinnati native -- fronts the alt.country rock and roll band Moonshine Sway, based in Milwaukee.