Both shows combined have THIRTY THREE songs by Wisconsin artists such as Nineteen Thirteen, Trapper Schoepp, Die Kreuzen, The Moselys, Frankenstein Smile, Penny Goodwin, Barry's Truckers, Wally Cleaver, Compound Red, The Wigs, Miss Trixie, Wanda Chrome and the Leather Pharaohs and many, many more!!
2016 was the 10th Anniversary of MRP Radio and starting with 2017, we've now got over 127 hours of music, which over 5 straight days of Wisconsin-based music! Check out the archives that go back to 2006 and enjoy!
Just released!Brick Through The Window an oral history of punk rock, new wave and noise in Milwaukee, 1964-1984. The book is available at Boswell Books, 2559 N Downer Ave, Milwaukee and there will be a discussion at Boswell with the 4 authors on Friday, February 17th at 7:00pm. See you there!
MilwaukeeRockPosters.com is proud to be a participant in Melodies & Memories: 200 Years of Milwaukee Music a comprehensive exhibit that explores the styles, people, organizations, businesses, and places that were, and continue to be, central to Milwaukee music. The exhibit time frame ranges from Native American music through to modern day and is built to appeal to people of all ages. Music has been called the soundtrack of life and is integral to the culture of Milwaukee County.
This article by Bobby Tanzilo of OnMilwaukee.com provides more information about the exhibit which runs through April, 2017.
We recently lost a good friend, well-known writer and extraordinary musician, Tom Laskin of the Appliances SFB and writer for the Isthmus. Check out his story in this Isthmus Article.
CHECK OUT THE VERY SPECIAL
May 2015 MilwaukeeRockPosters.com Radio Show
featuring an interview with the legendary (and sorely missed) Kenny Baldwin, talking with Paul Host and Tim Noble about the Starship days, local bands, national bands and more!
The LEST WE FORGET LIVE CD RELEASE PARTY held at the Miramar Theatre on May 24th was a hit! Thanks to the bands and fans that made it another special night. LIVE CDS of the 2012 LEST WE FORGET are available here
The LEST WE FORGET Milwaukee Music Scene Memorial at Turner Hall on May 26 was a huge success. The sold out show featured a 14 band line up including Die Kreuzen, Tense Experts, 3XCleavers, Sacred Order, 3 On Fire, Rock-A-Dials, Dominoes, The Dummy Club, The Lubricants, St Bernard, Xposed 4Heads, Blackholes, Liv Mueller and a surprise appearance by Von Trash.
Check out the amazing Lest We Forget 360 VR images by photographer Scott Witte, it's like you were there, in fact you were and we can see you!
Below is a clip from the Haskels that was shown between bands at the show. There are 20 clips, all posted by MilwaukeeRockPosters.
HEY YOU. MilwaukeeRockPosters.com has lots of photos, music and POSTERS available for view. I'm glad you like the rare old posters, but STOP POSTING THE POSTERS ON YOUR OR OTHER WEBSITES without permission or credit. I've spent many hours scanning, posting, writing. 'Nuff said, Okay? -- Ron Faiola
Our pal Carter Hunnicutt sent us a slew (yes I said SLEW) of XCleavers posters from his collection. Check out the amazing artwork by Tom Holleran, especially the "Marquee" poster.