<img height="1" width="1" alt="" style="display:none" src="https://www.facebook.com/tr?id=339969342818956&ev=NoScript" />
88Nine Radio Milwaukee

Today's stream is sponsored by Maxie's

Rockerbox

Event Date 
August 4, 2012 - 11:00 to 18:00
Venue Name 
Center Street, between Humboldt and Booth
Click to enlarge

Rockerbox, held annually in Milwaukee’s Riverwest neighborhood, is the premier, free, Midwestern motorcycle show and street party. The one day festival features a mix of Euro, Japanese and American vintage café racers, choppers, sport bikes, racers, super motos, scooters and sidecars. Last year, the five block show boasted 2,000-3,000 motorcycles and 7,000-8,000 people along with 50+ dealers and vendors of all things motorcycling.

Brady Street Festival

Event Date 
July 28, 2012 - 11:00 to 23:00
Venue Name 
Brady Street, from Fawell to Van Buren.
Click to enlarge

Brady Street will be rockin' the night and day away with 3 stages packed with live entertainment, including some of our fav local bands. Visit bradystreet.org/documents/20-brady-st-festival for our music and entertainment lineup- and you don't want to miss our ever popular drag show! 

Bastille Days

Event Date 
July 13, 2012 - 11:00 to July 14, 2012 - 00:00
Venue Name 
Cathedral Square Park
Click to enlarge

Bastille Days, Milwaukee’s popular French festival and one of the nation’s largest French-themed celebrations, returns to downtown Milwaukee’s Cathedral Square Park, July 12 – 15. The free, four-day bash attracts over 250,000 visitors annually who enjoy live music, an international marketplace, chef and wine demos, French and Cajun cuisine, roaming busker entertainment and a signature 43-foot Eiffel Tower replica offering hourly light shows.

Downer Classic Criterium

Event Date 
June 30, 2012 - 10:30 to 21:00
Venue Name 
Downer Avenue & Lake Drive (between Bradford & Park)
Click to enlarge

Historic Downer Avenue is home to one of the most famous urban criterium courses in the country. Global in reach and extremely local in flavor, The Downer Classic Pro Criterium promises to be one of the highlights of cycling in Wisconsin this summer. The full day of racing also features a popular kids' race, a Belgian Beer Festival, the famous Ben's Cyclery "Ultra Prime," as well as a full slate of racing all afternoon and evening. Food, beer, and family fun complement the twilight pro race that promises to bring pro teams and riders from around the world.

The Summer Soulstice Music Festival

Event Date 
June 23, 2012 - 12:00 to June 24, 2012 - 00:00
Venue Name 
East North Avenue, between Prospect & Oakland
Click to enlarge

2012 will be the 12th Annual staging of the Summer Soulstice Music Festival. As in past years, this festival will feature a great line-up of bands and musicians performing original music. Music starts at 1:00pm and goes through 11:00pm. All kinds of delicious food will be served by local restaurants and vendors.

Galactic | Summerfest

Event Date 
July 4, 2012 - 21:30 to 23:45
Venue Name 
Briggs & Stratton Big Backyard
Click to enlarge

It's incredible that GALACTIC has never made a carnival album yet, but now it’s here. To make CARNIVALE ELECTRICOS, the members of GALACTIC (Ben Ellman, harps and horns; Robert Mercurio, bass; Stanton Moore, drums and percussion; Jeff Raines, guitar; Rich Vogel, keyboards) draw on the skills, stamina, and funk they deploy in the all-night party of their annual Lundi Gras show that goes till sunrise and leads sleeplessly into Mardi Gras day.

Artist List 

Fresh Cut Collective | Summerfest

Event Date 
June 30, 2012 - 20:00 to 21:30
Venue Name 
Miller Lite Oasis
Click to enlarge

Fresh Cut Collective is a group of uniquely talented musicians from Milwaukee who have been building a diverse canon of music for over a decade. Specializing in high-energy live performances and the spreading of good vibes, FCC’s musical pedigree allows the group to slink in and out of genres, feels, and textures, fusing together a variety of musical forms from hip hop to classical to jazz to rock. Since their first show in December 2008 the band has played many shows in Milwaukee as well as Madison, Green Bay, Chicago, Atlanta, Travese City, Seattle, Portland, and San Francisco.

Artist List 

Fountains of Wayne | Summerfest

Event Date 
July 4, 2012 - 22:00 to 23:45
Venue Name 
Summerfest Rock Stage
Click to enlarge

Fountains of Wayne's long-awaited new album, Sky Full of Holes, will be released in the US on August 2 via Yep Roc Records, their first release on the NC-based indie label. This is the acclaimed band's first new release since 2007's Traffic And Weather. Recorded in New York City, Sky Full of Holes features 13 new songs by Chris Collingwood and Adam Schlesinger, ranging from high-energy power pop to intimate, acoustic-driven ballads.

Artist List 

Pages

Subscribe to 88Nine Radio Milwaukee RSS