Bonnie North http://wuwm.com en Fortissimo Is Not a Problem for the Knightwind Ensemble http://wuwm.com/post/fortissimo-not-problem-knightwind-ensemble <p>When we talk about classical music we usually talk about symphonic groups. Bands are for militaries and other kinds of marching, like for football game half times. But symphonic bands can be just as musically sophisticated as orchestras. Sat, 05 Apr 2014 12:30:00 +0000 Eleanor Peterson & Bonnie North 28470 at http://wuwm.com Fortissimo Is Not a Problem for the Knightwind Ensemble Book: Milwaukee Once Had a Strong Underground Punk Rock Scene http://wuwm.com/post/book-milwaukee-once-had-strong-underground-punk-rock-scene <p>If you were in your teens or early twenties in Milwaukee from, say, the late '70s to early '80s, you certainly had your pick of local punk rock bands to follow. Tue, 18 Mar 2014 22:05:32 +0000 Eleanor Peterson & Bonnie North 26230 at http://wuwm.com Book: Milwaukee Once Had a Strong Underground Punk Rock Scene VIDEO: Celebrate St. Patrick's Day with Irish Band Goitse http://wuwm.com/post/video-celebrate-st-patricks-day-irish-band-goitse <p></p><p>In honor of St. Patrick's Day, we thought it only appropriate today to feature the Irish band, <a href="http://goitse.ie" target="_blank">Goitse</a> - a name which means “Come Here” in Irish.</p><p>We recorded them on stage recently at the ICHC – the <a href="http://www.ichc.net" target="_blank">Irish Cultural and Heritage Center </a>on Wisconsin Avenue.&nbsp; The five-piece group was born at the Irish World Academy of Music and Dance in Limerick, Ireland, a few years back.</p><p>They won fans at last year’s Irish Fest, and have recently returned from an extended tour of China.</p> Mon, 17 Mar 2014 23:11:18 +0000 Bonnie North 27096 at http://wuwm.com VIDEO: Celebrate St. Patrick's Day with Irish Band Goitse PHOTOS: Milwaukee Rep's 'An Iliad' Takes Audience on Odyssey of War's Horror http://wuwm.com/post/photos-milwaukee-reps-iliad-takes-audience-odyssey-wars-horror <p>You may have read Homer's "The Iliad" in high school, but you've never seen it quite like this: as an atmospheric one-man play exploring humanity's relationship with war. Fri, 14 Mar 2014 23:04:48 +0000 Stephanie Lecci & Bonnie North 26902 at http://wuwm.com PHOTOS: Milwaukee Rep's 'An Iliad' Takes Audience on Odyssey of War's Horror "Dirt is My Favorite Color": The Photography of Paul Calhoun http://wuwm.com/post/dirt-my-favorite-color-photography-paul-calhoun <p></p><p>Photographer <a href="http://pscphotographs.com/" target="_blank">Paul Calhoun</a> has traveled the world with his camera. Thu, 06 Mar 2014 22:03:47 +0000 Eleanor Peterson & Bonnie North 25817 at http://wuwm.com "Dirt is My Favorite Color": The Photography of Paul Calhoun