Alt-folk band Vandaveer is out on tour promoting their new album, Oh, Willie, Please... Before their Shank Hall show, Rose Guerin, Mark Charles Heidinger and Tom Hnatow stopped by WUWM to chat with Bruce Winter and perform a couple of songs.
Listen to Jeffrey Foucault's interview with Lake Effect's Mitch Teich.
For non-musicians, the skills of an accomplished singer-songwriter are almost too much to reconcile - the idea that smart words and evocative melodies would both come to the mind of the same person. Both skills require a ton of hard work, of course, but the finished product often sounds effortless.
Listen to the interview, recorded at the Miller Caves.
If you’ve ever taken the tour at the Miller Brewery, you’ve probably encountered the Miller Caves. A veritable underground bunker, carved into the hill above State Street in the Miller Valley.
The space is more than a century old, but it will soon be put to a use it’s never held in those hundred plus years – that of a concert venue. The Pabst Theater Organization is pairing with MillerCoors to host the first-ever concert at the Miller Caves in June. The two shows on June 16th will feature actor and musician John C. Reilly.
Wisconsin-born singer/songwriter Jeffrey Foucault is back in his home state this week. Foucault and his band, Cold Satellite, played a show at Shank Hall in Milwaukee last night, and will play the Café Carpe in Fort Atkinson tonight.
The Montreal-based ensemble, Masques, brings you back to a time of powdered wigs and elaborate costumes. The Masques’ concert at St. Paul’s Episcopal Church on Saturday night will bring audiences back to the court of King Louis XV through the performance of the music of Rameau and his contemporaries.