WUWM@Nite http://wuwm.com en Br(OK)en Genius: Healing Milwaukee Through Art http://wuwm.com/post/broken-genius-healing-milwaukee-through-art <p></p><p><a href="http://www.cmperceptions.com/" style="line-height: 1.5;">Christopher McIntyre Perceptions</a><span style="line-height: 1.5;">, the creator </span><a href="http://www.brokengeniusmke.com/" style="line-height: 1.5;">Br(OK)en Genius</a><span style="line-height: 1.5;">, writes in his project’s manifesto:</span></p><p>“As a 24 year old young black male, I technically have less than one year to beat or become a part of the 'dead or in jail' statistic….Only when what is broken comes to light can the broken heal.”&nbsp;</p> Fri, 25 Jul 2014 21:33:53 +0000 Rachel Owens 36766 at http://wuwm.com Br(OK)en Genius: Healing Milwaukee Through Art Ex Fabula: Shenanigans http://wuwm.com/post/ex-fabula-shenanigans <p></p><p><a href="http://www.exfabula.com/" target="_blank">Ex Fabula</a> shares two stories involving shenanigans. They say that bad behavior makes for good stories, and that is certainly the case for these two tales, both of which were told at Ex Fabula monthly StorySlams. Thu, 24 Jul 2014 02:00:00 +0000 Ex Fabula 36676 at http://wuwm.com Ex Fabula: Shenanigans Ex Fabula: Faking It http://wuwm.com/post/ex-fabula-faking-it <p></p><p><span style="line-height: 1.5;">Everyone fakes it from time to time. At <a href="http://www.exfabula.com/index.php" target="_blank">Ex </a></span><a href="http://www.exfabula.com/index.php" target="_blank">Fabula’s</a><span style="line-height: 1.5;"> January 2012 </span>StorySlam<span style="line-height: 1.5;"> at the Bay View Brew </span>Haus<span style="line-height: 1.5;">, attendees heard lots of examples, including the following two stories.</span></p><p> Thu, 17 Jul 2014 02:00:00 +0000 Ex Fabula 36252 at http://wuwm.com Ex Fabula: Faking It Frankie Lee: Back in the Middle West http://wuwm.com/post/frankie-lee-back-middle-west <p></p><p><span style="line-height: 1.5;">Of being a musician, Frankie Lee says, “You shouldn’t want to do this…It’s just an insane way to make a living. It’s not even a choice.”&nbsp;</span></p><p>Well, whatever compelled the Minnesotan, after 15 years of songwriting, to finally put out his first EP, we’re glad. <em>Middle West</em> is the title, and with only five finely-crafted songs, you could say it’s a bit of a masterpiece…and frankly, you’d be right. &nbsp;</p> Sat, 12 Jul 2014 02:00:00 +0000 Rachel Owens 35940 at http://wuwm.com Frankie Lee: Back in the Middle West The New Red Moons: Mesmerizing Milwaukee http://wuwm.com/post/new-red-moons-mesmerizing-milwaukee <p></p><p><span style="line-height: 1.5;">The New Red Moons are back. Well, they didn’t really go anywhere &nbsp;– they’ve just been working on their new album, </span>Mesmérisme<span style="line-height: 1.5;">. But it’s been well-worth the wait.</span></p> Thu, 10 Jul 2014 22:48:38 +0000 Rachel Owens 35646 at http://wuwm.com The New Red Moons: Mesmerizing Milwaukee Ex Fabula: Stories of Comfort Food from Fondy Farmers Market http://wuwm.com/post/ex-fabula-stories-comfort-food-fondy-farmers-market <p>Milwaukee's <a href="http://exfabula.wordpress.com/" target="_blank">Ex Fabula</a> is most well known for their StorySlams, but their community outreach goes far beyond their monthly events.</p><p> Thu, 10 Jul 2014 02:00:26 +0000 Ex Fabula 35633 at http://wuwm.com Ex Fabula: Stories of Comfort Food from Fondy Farmers Market With An Acoustic Guitar & Suitcase Kick Drum, Joseph Huber Performs Songs Off Hanging Road http://wuwm.com/post/acoustic-guitar-suitcase-kick-drum-joseph-huber-performs-songs-hanging-road <p></p><p><a href="https://www.facebook.com/josephhubermusicprofile" target="_blank">Joseph Huber</a> stopped by<em> WUWM@Nite</em> to chat with Trapper Schoepp about the release of his new album, <em>The Hanging Road.</em><br /><br />Huber was a member of Milwaukee’s acclaimed .357 String Band until the group parted ways in 2011.<br /><br />Huber, also an <a href="http://www.josephhuberwoodworks.com/" target="_blank">accomplished woodworker</a>, discusses his album’s production, the songwriting process and his recent European tour.</p> Wed, 09 Jul 2014 17:44:52 +0000 Trapper Schoepp 35985 at http://wuwm.com With An Acoustic Guitar & Suitcase Kick Drum, Joseph Huber Performs Songs Off Hanging Road Ex Fabula: Milwaukee Summer Stories http://wuwm.com/post/ex-fabula-milwaukee-summer-stories <p></p><p><a href="http://www.exfabula.com/" target="_blank">Ex Fabula</a> is all about Milwaukee stories – and Milwaukeeans are champions at enjoying summer to the fullest, as evidenced by these two summer-themed stories. Thu, 03 Jul 2014 02:00:00 +0000 Ex Fabula 35136 at http://wuwm.com Ex Fabula: Milwaukee Summer Stories Rusted Root: 25 Years is Just the Beginning http://wuwm.com/post/rusted-root-25-years-just-beginning <p></p><div>&nbsp;</div><div><p><span style="line-height: 1.5;">Rusted Root </span>frontman<span style="line-height: 1.5;"> Michael </span>Glabicki<span style="line-height: 1.5;">&nbsp;says of their current album project, "It's not necessarily going to represent the last 25 years, but it's going to be the start of the next 25 years. " &nbsp;With eight studio albums and over three million records sold worldwide, Rusted Root has plenty of history to celebrate, but prefers to look towards the future.</span></p> Tue, 01 Jul 2014 22:29:29 +0000 Rachel Owens 35070 at http://wuwm.com Rusted Root: 25 Years is Just the Beginning First Listen: Canadian Rockers The Trews Play In Our Studio Ahead of Summerfest Gig http://wuwm.com/post/first-listen-canadian-rockers-trews-play-our-studio-ahead-summerfest-gig-0 <p></p><p></p> Wed, 25 Jun 2014 22:24:13 +0000 Rachel Owens 34612 at http://wuwm.com First Listen: Canadian Rockers The Trews Play In Our Studio Ahead of Summerfest Gig