Tag Archives: rock and roll

‘Stand Up And Dream Again’ by This Mad Desire is about a rallying cry for a new dawn in America

This Mad Desire is the rock and roll brand for the music of Mackenzie Kristjon – who won his first national songwriting competition in Winnipeg at the age of 16 and has never looked back since. This Mad Desire’s new album American Dream has been described as containing “timeless songs designed for the times”. It includes collaborations with Mark Zubek

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REVIEW: The Marcus King Band at Turner Hall

A guitar prodigy, a 5 piece backup band, and a 2-hour full-on rock show. That’s The Marcus King Band summed up in one sentence. I feel as if I’m still coming down from how incredible this show was live. The blues-rock meets country western band played for a rather packed Turner Hall audience this past Sunday and what they lack

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Hanging on with Foxygen

Foxygen played Wednesday night at Turner Hall. Considering that their last show in Milwaukee in 2015 was meant as a farewell, it was amazing to see the band in one piece- accompanied, of course. It was a fun showcase of their newest release Hang, in addition to their old jams true to their California rock roots. Cut Worms opened. Their

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