Art

Lolla recap: Smino brings Chance the Rapper, Lil Wayne, Ariana Grande amass huge crowds

Music festival blessed with suspiciously perfect weather for unforgettable shows

Music

Lollapalooza: Who rocked Day One?

Rock, pop get star treatment to varying degrees of success at music festival in Grant Park

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Forest Family members share memories made through chance encounters

Between unforeseen moments, new music introductions, the magic of Electric Forest reveals itself

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Summerfest endures tough weather, amphitheater cancellations in 51st year

Though attendance was down in comparison to most years, fun was not lost in Milwaukee

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Billie Eilish, Rhymesayers own night at Summerfest

Young superstar, old-time rappers received love from music fans in Milwaukee.

Music

The Roots, Matoma shine through Milwaukee fog

Black Thought remains master of ceremonies in rap while Two Friends prove their role in EDM genre

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CHVRCHES, Young the Giant draw passionate crowds in return to Milwaukee

Chvrches, FRENSHIP bring all caps performances to largest ground stages

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School of Rock: UW professor jams with band Tent Show Troubadours at Summerfest stage

Doug McLeod is teaching in Madison, while rocking in Milwaukee

Film

UW alum’s comedy documentary searches for humor in world’s most dangerous places

Aaron Ohlmann helps tell stories of humor in war zones in the face of tragedy

Games

Nintendo Switch officially most superior console going into 2019

Other platforms compete, but no match for Wii, GameCube successor becomes a must have console when compared to PlayStation 4, Xbox One, PC