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Billy Gibbons talks 50 years of ZZ Top

Published Aug. 27, 2019

ZZ Top returns to town on Wednesday, Sept. 4 to perform in celebration of a half-century of making music together. Before then, singer-guitarist Billy Gibbons talked with OnMilwaukee about some of his favorite ZZ Top moments from the last 50 years.

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The Classic Rock Show delivers a blast from the past at The Pabst

Published Feb. 27, 2017

The genre of classic rock sparks love in people's lives from either growing up in its prime or having the musical influences bestowed upon them by others. Both types were in the crowd that gathered at The Pabst Theater last night for The Classic Rock Show.

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9 questions with Billy Gibbons

Published Jan. 26, 2016

Billy Gibbons of the legendary bearded band ZZ Top returns to the Cream City this weekend for a Pabst Theater show Saturday night. Before then, OnMilwaukee chatted with the guitarist and vocalist about his new album, ZZ Top and more.

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ZZ Top brings the beard back to Milwaukee for two shows

Published July 11, 2014

ZZ Top will be back not once but twice this year to play two different kinds of shows: July 26 at the Washington County Fair in West Bend and Oct. 7 to play Milwaukee's Riverside Theater. Prior to the band's return to the Badger State, we asked Billy Gibbons some questions about what keeps them going, making new music and how he keeps his trademark beard intact.

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Update: Tom Petty adds second Summerfest date

Published March 2, 2010

Last week Summerfest announced a Friday, June 25 date with Tom Petty and the Heartbreakers and ZZ Top. Today they added another show the following night.