Lake Effect's Mitch Teich interviews the Old 97s on stage at Turner Hall.
The genre known as alt-country goes in and out of fashion with some regularity. Right now, it’s in fashion – witness the thousands of people who turned out in Milwaukee earlier this month for a concert by the group Mumford and Sons.
Lake Effect's Mitch Teich interviews The Modern Grass, a bluegrass band from Nova Scotia.
There are lots of unique acts at Irish Fest this year, but if you just happened upon the music of the five piece band, The Modern Grass, you probably wouldn't have thought you were at Irish music festival.