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[13 Mar 2006|09:39am]

criticzine
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BEST DAYS BEHIND, I NEED SLEEP (Chicago), THE ROBINS ( formerly known as NUMBER ONE FAN), BOSIO, The Starrs (ex members of Anti Freeze), Cue the Violins, The Book Club (formerly known as THE OPRAHS), Ifihadahifi, The Five Mod Four, Matgo Primo, and Killing Abraham. An all day festival from 2-11pm! Come any time and see some of the most potential uprising stars! This is an all ages show! $8 in advance, $10 at the door.
HERE
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[01 Sep 2005|07:18pm]

ex_schizowav6

Schizowave (Chicago Russian trip hop/rock cabaret compared to Dresden Dolls, Tom Waits, Diamanda Galas, Lyida Lunch and Nina Hagen) is heading to Wisconsin, and is looking to play clubs/parties around Madison, Milwaukee or Rockford on October 14 or Oct 16.

If you know of an opening at a club, have the magic powers of creating one, or want us to play at your party, please leave me a comment!!




Also, Schizowave is touring with an amazing flamenco/jazz guitarist from Chicago Josef Levitis who is avaiable for gigs either as a solo act or with a band.

THANKS!!!!!
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[22 May 2005|10:05pm]

got_any_what
I'm not very knowledgeable about music; hopefully someone on here can help out.

I have a copy of the Seven Days of Samsara CD with the fence-wire-metal-whatever case. I think the album is called "A Reason to Sing." It's in good condition. A friend of mine wants to buy it, and I don't mind selling it, but I don't know what it's worth. I don't think he would rip me off on purpose, but I just want to make sure it isn't worth a crapton of money to some collector. It's 642/1000 if anyone cares.

Any guesses on what a reasonable price would be for this?


x-posted. delete if inappropriate!
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Creative Band W/ Record Deal Seeks KEYBOARD/GUITARIST [29 Mar 2005|01:39am]
unicorncity
We have:

-Deal with Fantastic Distro.
-Many Many Shows/Tour.
-Studio Time this summer to record 1st Full Length CD.
-An EP Finished and Set for Official Release.

We Need:

-Synth/Guitarist
-Vocals a Plus
-Male or Not Male
-18-25
-Creative & Dedicated

Must Be:

-NOT FLAKEY!!!!
-Able to come up with own Parts
-Creative and Easy Going
-Knowledge of Odd Times

Please Send me info about yourself and I will link you to our MP3's.
We are looking for someone who will add to the bands energy/creativity. We do not want someone just to fill parts. We want someone who will share themselves and ideas, and join the band as an equal during our quest to bend and shape the minds of the 21st century.

MUCH LOVE AND PEACE
J

EMAIL - UnicornSexCity@yahoo.com
For Info
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Walkers Point Rental [19 Feb 2005|09:41am]

italianpip
2 bedroom, large kitchen, large living room flat available. 5 minutes from downtown, 3 minute from freeway. Close to major bus lines.

This 1870's house has been extensively renovated. Newly painted, new carpeting, new appliances,new hardware, new windows. Attractive house with old world charm. Across the street from a great neighborhood park. Garage available. Street parking always available.

Garden and recreation area in the back yard.

Come and be a part of the Walker's Point community!

Only $550 a month.

Contact me via email: natalieq@veritasiv.com
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[17 Feb 2005|01:40pm]

mrs_duritz
hey guys...
i just joined this community because next year i will be living in milwaukee as an acting intern at The Rep...so, i thought that i would join up on this thing!
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[15 Feb 2005|11:06pm]

mr_pancakes


IMPORTANT NOTE: THE TIMES HAVE BEEN CHANGED TO 7:30! BOTH NIGHTS, 7:30!

There will be an intemission.
The show runs fairly long.

It's going to be great; I'm one of the leads... I'm really confident that we'll do a good job. So, it'll be fun. Come, please?


Oh, and I'm the guy on the poster in all black.
Hot, I know. :P

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[02 Oct 2004|02:32pm]
envythetrees
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MORE RECORDS FOR SALE [24 Sep 2004|03:20pm]

amyvomit
HERES THE REST OF MY RECORDS. kinda sorted by genre or whatnot, some are rare and i dont know how much to charge yet so if you see something you like, make an offer. if you have a question about color, condition, song lists, dont hesitate to ask. you can contact me here or on aim under the name "amyvomit".


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[13 May 2004|02:35am]

satellite
Hey All

I moving to Milwaukee for the summer. I go to school in Madison, but employment options are Mc Donalds or cleaning monkey shit out of cages. Which is worse, its hard to say...but if I had to choose I'll take the health risks over "Would ya like fries with that"?

Anyway, I can't wait to rock out in a real city this summer.


<3 See you at Oakland Gyros/Shuttle/Webbs after bartime <3
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Band Looking For Members. [06 Feb 2004|09:35pm]

chaimprophet3
[ mood | anxious ]

Hey im Arika & im the lead singer in a local band from Milwaukee called Shock To The System. The band is looking for a guitarist that is skilled and can actually play from expierence. We'd like somebody in the age range of 16-20. We are highly influenced by AFI, Rancid, S.T.U.N., and Alkaline Trio. We are prepared to play shows by this Spring/Summer & also record in the Summer. If you are interested or you know somebody that is you can email me at riffermadness113@hotmail.com or AIM me at chaimprophet85. AXO

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Milwaukee band seeks bass player & lead guitarist [07 Oct 2003|02:21pm]

jim79
New Milwaukee band (ex-members of Radio Tokyo, Twinstar and Myriad) seeks bass player and lead guitarist ASAP. Influences include The Good Life, Death Cab for Cutie, The Prom, Bright Eyes, others. Along with the usual drums/guitar/bass approach, we also use keyboards, xylophone, accordion, sleigh bells, programming, etc.

Average practice schedule is twice per week. Ideally, we are looking to start performing in November. We have plenty of contacts for shows in and outside of Wisconsin, so please be dedicated. Guitarists who can play slide are a plus. Please be at least college age (21+ preferred).

If interested, please email me at ELOSOBAND@HOTMAIL.COM. Thanks!
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**Bass Player/Drummer Wanted** [06 Oct 2003|12:29pm]

girlvixxxen
Experienced Milwaukee band (ex-Menlo) with shows booked looking for talanted, dedicated, experienced bass player (vocals a plus) and drummer. Must be available for practice at LEAST 2 nights per week and (of course) for show dates.

We need to fill this slot ASAP and auditions start immediately.

Influences include Califone, Replacements, Modest Mouse, Radiohead.

Email: thestaticmodel@yahoo.com - please email contact info (email/phone).
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CIRCLE A & DJ Lemonie Fresh [21 Aug 2003|08:48am]

lemoniefresh
PsYcHeDeLiC PsAtUrDaY
DJ LEMONIE FRESH
AUGUST 23

CIRCLE A
932 E. Chambers
Milwaukee

10:00pm
60's/mod/garage/psych/go-go/cheesy stuff
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HOWDY [13 Aug 2003|01:53am]

lemoniefresh
title or description
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ART, bands, A PLAY, dancing+ DJ Lemonie Fresh Friday AUGUST 1st [29 Jul 2003|08:46am]

lemoniefresh
[ mood | cheerful ]

title or description

I will be DJ'ing for this event August 1st.
REVERB: A vulgarization of Jean-Paul Sartre's vision of hell [that would be "No Exit" - s.]
Written and directed by Tracy Doyle and Ben Turk

Starring: Darrel Cherney, Judd Ottney, Meghan Reid, and Jessi Rivera

Performance will be held at Bucketworks, 1319 N. Third St., Milwaukee, WI

Milwaukee artists display their works in the Bucketworks Gallery throughout the show

The performance of the play takes place each night at 8pm on the following dates:

Order of events is:
6 PM - Doors open; art gallery display
7 PM - Local band
8 PM - Play performance begins
9:30 PM - DJ/ Party (food, drink)
12a - Show's over!

Dates:

Fri Aug 1st: [band] Klipspringer [dj] Lemonie Fresh
Sat Aug 2nd: [band] Fed by Fiction [dj] Paul Johanson
Sun Aug 3rd: [band] Divinity Falls [dj] The Demix

Cost: $7
For more information visit: www.s-martkino.com or www.bucketworks.org

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The time my Date punched El Duce in the mouth, knocking him out cold. [24 Jul 2003|01:39pm]

george500
[ mood | For my new friend Amy ]

Several years ago, when the great El Duce was still with us, a few friends, a date, and I went to see the Mentors play at a local club. Long before the show had started El Duce had begun terrorizing the women in the audience with a really, really enormous rubber phallus, running up to them and waving it in their faces, or rubbing it on them, or whatever horror his tiny mind could come up with. A primitive sociology had developed in the club by this time in which small groups of unattached women would huddle for protection around any group of 2 or 3 men, protection that was usually not forthcoming. El Duce would pop up and the women would run squealing to another group of men. It was the law of the jungle.

At one point El Duce singled out my date for the evening, a very nice (well she was at a Mentors show, so she couldn't have been all that nice), pretty, ladylike, slender, fairly demure (again, she's at a Mentor's show) college student I'd been hanging out with for a couple weeks, and came over to make some sort of leering remark. When we both started laughing, he turned around and waddled off. Then, like half an hour later, we're standing at the bar and he proceeds to walk up to us and start apologizing for his behaviour, very sincerely apologizing. He became frankly maudlin at one point, calling himself a sick puppy and begging us not to pay any attention to him. At this point I'm actually reassuring El Duce that it was OK, we'd gotten a kick out of his comments, and we were fans. After making him feel a little better about himself (what the fuck?) he left to do the show and we went to watch.

After a rousing show by the band, my date and I are sitting on a table relaxing while people mill around. El Duce comes lurching towards us, fast, and far from being friendly or contrite, this time his hand rockets straight up my poor date's skirt. For a second we're both too shocked to react, his hand working the area between her legs like an enraged badger. I jump up, grab his shoulder, and lift my cane, which I carried for just such contingencies, to smack his fat little head. It turns out that the specific combination of heroin, booze, beer, goofballs, benzo's that he's soaked up makes him inhumanly strong, at least for a couple seconds, and he grabs my cane-arm and holds it immobile in his tiny, vice-like paw, all the time slapping my date's nether regions around like a ten dollar whore. Suddenly, my date collects herself, and punches El Duce right in his fat, puffy, fat little fat mush, just unloads a 500 right into his disgusting little cocksucker, POW!!!

El Duce goes flying back, trying lamely to regain his balance, runs backwards into a chair, falls backwards over the chair, cracks his skull on the floor of the club, and he is knocked completely out cold. My date and I kind of look at each other and I say "Hm, maybe we better get out of here before the roadies notice." at which point two roadies walk over El Duce's motionless form and begin laughing their asses off and calling him names. My date had to go home early, and after dropping her off, I turned to my friends and said "I'm in love."

I don't know whatever happened to my date, her name was Caroline, I forget her last name, but some lucky man out there has himself one hell of a wife.


"I'm going thru your purse!" - The late El Duce

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The Mistreaters Cancel remaining tour. [21 Jul 2003|11:10am]

devil_dog1313
[ mood | sad ]

Milwaukee's r'n'r band the Mistreaters canceled the remaining part of their tour. The band was on route to Houston, TX from New Orleans, LA when their van was engulfed in flames. Their equipment was destroyed which forced them to cancel.

Other bad news, three members of the powerpop band The Exploding Hearts were killed Saturday night when their van flipped over on I-5 in Oregon. They had just released a full length earlier this year titled "Guitar Romantic" which King Louie Bankston wrote songs for them and played keyboards on their records. R.I.P.

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CIRCLE A July 26th DJ LEMONIE FRESH Psychedelic Psaturday [19 Jul 2003|07:57pm]

lemoniefresh
title or description
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Freddy vs. Jason [16 Aug 2003|12:05pm]

amyvomit
*sorry for the crossposting*

as you all know, Freddy vs. Jason will be coming out Aug. 15th. im looking to actually rent out a theater for me and everyone i know and dont know to see it in. basically its going to just be a fun time and a chance to meet new people who might be interested in the same things.

there needs to be at least 100 people all 17 or older. it will cost 5 dollars a head (if it costs less than that due to more people coming than 100 i'll donate the rest to the venue project). the movie will have to be shown before business hours so most likely around 10 or 11 am on saturday.

these are not my rules. movie theaters are dumb and want a crap load of cash if its during business hours.

if you think you might want to go please email me at amyvomit@yahoo.com and let me know how many people you'd like to bring with you.

also let me know if you have any suggestions on which theater would be ideal. i have a couple in mind but would love the input. thanks.
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