Editorials and Opinions

The 25 Most Anticipated Tours of 2017

March 30, 2017

Regardless of how listening to albums and songs has changed over the last several decades, live music remains a constant. Around this time of year, loads of artists announce their live show itineraries while festivals cue us in to other performers who are likely to be on the road. As fans, we scan these listings… [Read More]

ESSENCE® Presents Keynotes, Conversations and Celebrations on Festival’s Daytime Empowerment Experience Stage

March 30, 2017

  Featuring Iyanla Vanzant, Ava DuVernay, Congresswoman Maxine Waters, Rev. Al Sharpton, Dr. Michael Eric Dyson, Dr. Cissy Houston & More   New York, NY (March 16, 2017) — Time Inc.’s (NYSE:TIME) ESSENCE Festival® presented by Coca-Cola® announces its star-studded daytime lineup of speakers and panelists for the event’s signatureESSENCE® Empowerment Experience Stage, taking place June 30–July 2, 2017, at the… [Read More]

Opening This Week – January 13

January 13, 2017

Opening This Week – January 13 Patriots Day (2016) – [Nationwide Expansion] 133 min   –   Drama | History | Thriller Metascore: 70/100 (22 reviews) An account of Boston Police Commissioner Ed Davis’s actions in the events leading up to the 2013 Boston Marathon bombing and the aftermath, which includes the city-wide manhunt to find the… [Read More]

Opening This Week – January 6

January 5, 2017

Underworld: Blood Wars (2016) 91 min   –   Action | Horror Vampire death dealer, Selene (Kate Beckinsale) fights to end the eternal war between the Lycan clan and the Vampire faction that betrayed her. Director: Anna Foerster Stars: Kate Beckinsale, Theo James, Tobias Menzies, Lara Pulver Watch Trailer Add to Watchlist Get Tickets THE BUZZ: Sony… [Read More]

Opening This Week – December 9

December 9, 2016

Opening This Week – December 9  La La Land (2016) – [Limited] 128 min   –   Comedy | Drama | Musical | Romance Metascore: 89/100 (33 reviews) A jazz pianist falls for an aspiring actress in Los Angeles. Director: Damien Chazelle Stars: Ryan Gosling, Emma Stone, Rosemarie DeWitt, J.K. Simmons Watch Trailer Add to Watchlist THE… [Read More]

10 top winter concerts in Milwaukee

December 1, 2016

Around this time of year, when you’re scraping the ice from your windshields and your tears are freezing on your cheeks, it’s tempting to daydream about the blissful summer that awaits. Let’s not get ahead of ourselves. In terms of live music, this is a pretty hot winter, with an enticing mix of arena-ready headliners… [Read More]

Opening This Week – December 2

December 1, 2016

Opening This Week – December 2  Jackie (2016) 99 min   –   Biography | Drama Metascore: 85/100 (19 reviews) Following the assassination of President John F. Kennedy, First Lady Jacqueline Kennedy fights through grief and trauma to regain her faith, console her children, and define her husband’s historic legacy. XmodGames Apk Director: Pablo Larraín Stars: Natalie… [Read More]

Good City introduces tours; six packs

November 23, 2016

Good City Brewing, 2108 N. Farwell Ave., will begin hosting tours on Dec. 2. Technical tours followed by a beer and cheese tasting will start at 3 p.m. Fridays. Tickets are $30. Regular tours of the brewery will be held at 11 a.m. and noon Saturdays. That tour costs $10. Tickets are available online at eventbritePro Kabaddi… [Read More]

Opening This Week – November 25

November 23, 2016

Opening This Week – November 25  Moana (2016) 103 min   –   Animation | Adventure | Comedy | Family | Fantasy |Musical Windows 10 Tech Supports Chat Metascore: 80/100 (35 reviews) A young woman uses her navigational talents to set sail for a fabled island. Joining her on the adventure is her hero, the legendary demi-god… [Read More]

Opening This Week – November 11

November 11, 2016

Opening This Week – November 11 Lucky Patcher 5.1.2 Billy Lynn’s Long Halftime Walk (2016) 110 min   –   Drama | War Metascore: 53/100 (21 reviews) 19-year-old Billy Lynn is brought home for a victory tour after a harrowing Iraq battle. Through flashbacks the film shows what really happened to his squad – contrasting the realities… [Read More]