Multi-platinum selling singer/songwriter/producer Ben Folds will continue his “Ben Folds & A Piano” solo tour at the Meyer Theatre on Tuesday, February 14, 8 p.m. Folds will deliver more unique power rock performances that showcase his recently released songs and classic hits using the intimacy of just a piano. Folds will also continue to offer pre-performance VIP events, which ... Read More »
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By George Halas Vic Ferrari Symphony on The Rocks is celebrating its 10th anniversary with a new CD,...
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More than 25 skiplanes expected to fly in for free event at EAA’s Pioneer Airport One of the area’s most colorful events of the season, the annual EAA Skiplane Fly-In, will be held on Saturday, Feb. 18, at the EAA AirVenture Museum’s Pioneer Airport in Oshkosh. In past years, more than 25 skiplanes have landed at Pioneer Airport each year ... Read More »
By George Halas The Inquisition has been ruminating on the term “cover band,” which for certain musicians and fans is a pejorative. For others, “tribute” bands who “cover” hit songs by other artists note-for-note are in high demand and often achieve financial success and longevity. While they don’t play their own stuff and perform compositions by Beethoven, Mahler, Mozart, et ... Read More »
March-Torme at the Meyer Theater By George Halas In conjunction with 91.1 The Avenue, Steve March-Torme will debut a new show, “Uncovered,” on Friday, March 3rd, at The Meyer Theater in Green Bay. The program will showcase songs by singer-songwriters of the 60’s, 70’s, 80’s and more. The Meyer is an ideal place for this show. “I like performing at ... Read More »
By Blaine Schultz NRBQ originally stood for New Rhythm and Blues Quintet. But most often Quartet. Except when the band backed up Carl Perkins, it briefly stood for New Rockabilly Quartet. They have been known to add the two piece Whole Wheat Horns. Old bumper stickers for the band simply read Q. So what to make of this band that ... Read More »
By Jane Spietz WHERE: Pabst Theater, Milwaukee WHEN: 8 PM Friday, January 20, 2017 COST: $59.50, $49.50 INFO: www.pabsttheater.org/events www.artgarfunkel.com/ Singer poet Art Garfunkel rose to fame as one half of the Grammy-winning folk rock duo Simon and Garfunkel with childhood friend Paul Simon. The two were responsible for putting out classics such as “Bridge Over Troubled Water,” “Sound of ... Read More »
By Michael Casper After a wildly successful sitcom run with Mike & Molly, and a short Monopoly Millionaires’ Club game show hosting stint, comedian Billy Gardell is back to doing what he was born to do...stand up. In part due of his TV notoriety, he’s not having to slug it out in clubs in front of drunk hecklers who think ... Read More »
By Ben Rodgers There are certain songs that stick with a person throughout life. These songs bring back memories, either good or bad, but the one constant is that the music stays the same. When Billy McGuigan and his brothers Ryan and Matthew wanted to put together a show, they decided to focus on the one band that brings ... Read More »
By James Page Game of the Month: Yomawari: Night Alone Developer: NIS America ESRB: Teen Release Date: 10/25/2016 System: PS Vita Player’s Page: Yomawari: Night Alone Video games can serve as a nice escape from the monotony of everyday life. Just like the avid reader, who lives one life for every story they pick up; the avid ... Read More »
By George Halas While The Inquisition is renowned for cutting-edge content, it is also respectful of the role tradition plays in our culture. Each December, this column delivers a message that expands on the now traditional “Buy Small Saturday” that follows Black Friday. “Buying Small” or “Buying Local,” focuses attention on the benefits of spending your holiday dollars at small, ... Read More »