Category Archives: Musicians

NIGHT RANGER Rocks the TCX Main Stage at Walleye…!


  BY Michael Casper Night Ranger’s beginnings are traced to the San Francisco Bay area in the early 80’s when bassist Jack Blades, drummer Kelly Keagy, and guitarist Brad Gillis started as a hard rock trio called “Stereo.”  Not long thereafter they added keyboardist Alan Fitzgerald, and another guitarist, Jeff Watson, and changed their name. They cut several albums, shot ... Read More »

Jessica Hernandez and the Deltas bring ‘Demons’ to Titletown


By A.C. Kruse-Ross 2014 looks to be a year of firsts for Jessica Hernandez. In March, the singer/song-writer performed to audiences outside the U.S. for the first time, at Mexico City’s Vive Latinos festival. This year will also mark the S.W. Detroit native’s first visit to Titletown as she headlines the Near Water Concert Series at the Meyer Theatre on ... Read More »

American Authors Perform in Point


Alternative-rock group American Authors will perform a concert at the University of Wisconsin-Stevens Point in May. The concert will be held at 7:30 p.m. Saturday, May 10, in the Quandt Fieldhouse, 2050 Fourth Ave. The event is sponsored by Centertainment Productions, a student-run programming organization. Tickets are $5 in advance for UW-Stevens Point students, $20 for non-students and $25 day ... Read More »

Vox Concert Series: Big City Music, Small Town Vibe


By Brian Sauer Could you ever imagine Central Wisconsin being part of a network of venues and listening rooms that host some of the most talented musicians you may not have heard of yet?  The musicians you hear on the radio didn’t just get there. Instead, before being discovered, they honed their music and people skills on stages in Los ... Read More »

Man of many hats


by A.C. Kruse-Ross Kristian Bush is a man of many hats. Perhaps best known as one half of the county music duo Sugarland, the Grammy Award-winning, multi-instrumentalist and singer-songwriter first came under a national eye with the folk rock duo Billy Pilgrim in the early ‘90s. He founded country music sensation Sugarland in 2002. To date the group has record ... Read More »

Richie Ramone — ‘Something in My Drink’


By Dave Hedstrom Richard Reinhardt is back. Back as Richie Ramone that is. Following his much-publicized break up from The Ramones, Richard was no longer interested in being a rock star; he gave up playing drums and returned to his birth name. For 10 years he withdrew from the music industry completely and survived by living on royalties from his ... Read More »

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