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Results tagged with 'Poetry'

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Ultra Lounge is open

Published March 10, 2014

Ultra Lounge opened last weekend at 628 N. Water St. The nightclub and eatery is still evolving and, for now, is open Thursday through Sunday nights.

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WDJT-TV welcomes new weekend anchor

Published Jan. 7, 2014

Sachelle Saunders will co-anchor Saturdays and Sundays with Bill Walsh for both the CBS 58 News and the CBS 58 News at 9 on WMLW-TV newscasts.

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Milwaukee Talks: Poet Derrick Harriell

Published Dec. 16, 2013

It's been a decade since Milwaukee hip-hop group Black Elephant was at its peak, riding the wave of being the most recognized rap outfit in town. The group no longer exists, but former member Derrick Harriell has only accelerated the pace of his skills as a wordsmith. Harriell recently published his second book of poetry, "Ropes" - in which he draws inspiration from boxing - and we connected with him to talk about it and his career.

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5 questions for Milwaukee poet Bobby Drake

Published Nov. 9, 2013

Milwaukee poet Bobby Drake has been around, sharing stages with the likes of Harry Belafonte, Muhibb Dyer and former Brew City slam poet Dan Vaughn. Now that his third record, "Hands Down," is ready to go, we caught up with him to talk about his style, his poetry and "Hands Down," a hard-hitting mix of R&B, hip-hop and other styles layered to provide a rock-solid foundation for his verse, which he calls a message of hope and perseverance.

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Nostalgia serves up slamming spoken word scene

Published Nov. 6, 2013

Forget everything you might already think about poetry readings: the snapping, the berets and bongos, the confusing words. The North Side's Nostalgia nightclub has a Tuesday night poetry series called Poetry Unplugged that is an inferno of words and responses.

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THANKFUL TO BE ON WORDS

Lives change in dribs and drabs, in falls, in sudden soars, with trauma, loss, raves and praise, with the people we happen to meet, a dream that awakens us in the night, chance remarks, sudden insights, and we may be aware, or unaware, that something’s different.   When Jeff Po...

I PROMISE TO WRITE BETTER POETRY

MARCO MAN  Marco man an infinite man with a Master’s Plan.Growing Bigger, getting his ego in hand.My new best friend is Marco Man and his brand new brand.Do you understand? Do you comprehend? Mi amigo?My good friend? I always sit at your stand, I’m a fan.Love your tacos; let&rsqu...

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