Forest Management, Midheaven, & Flowers @ Doctor's Park
The first show of the 2023 Out There season will take place May 28th at Doctor's Park. Featured artists include Flowers, Midheaven, and Forest Management from Chicago. The show begins at 5pm. Upon arrival, park in the parking lot and head toward the rest rooms overlooking the lake.
Tontine Ensemble, Nicholas Elert, & C Vadi @ Havenwoods State Forest
Havenwoods State Forest will welcome improvisational string quartet Tontine Ensemble along with experimental artists C Vadi and Nicholas Elert at the Havenwoods State Forest outdoor ampitheater. The show will begin at 5pm.
Charles Edward Payne & Ellie Jackson @ Olbrich Botanical Gardens
Charles Edward Payne
Charles Payne won Arts + Literature Laboratory’s inaugural ALL Originals Prize for his poems “Dead End” and “Dinner with a Pig.” This was his first national publication. Charles Payne is a Madison transplant, a certified teacher, and a self-taught social artist from Michigan. As a child, he …Continue reading
Social Caterpillar, Apollo Vermouth, & Sarah Clausen @ Washington Park
Self-described as a psychedelic chamber ensemble for the disobedient and melancholic youth, Milwaukee’s Social Caterpillar have been playing and recording a unique style of music that defies simple categorization together since 2016. Their sound combines deeply personal lyrics with an ethic towards protest layered over acoustic and …Continue reading
Gauss, Julia Blair, & Little Trouble Girl @ WI's Driftless Region
As difficult to describe as they are easy to enjoy, Gauss perfectly straddles the line between listenability and challenge. Melody-driven yet complex, subtle, and sly, Gauss defies categorization with “life-affirming intensity”.
Julia Blair was born of this world as a force to smother the disquieting agents of …Continue reading
Frenia, Roberto Harrison, & Marielle Allschwang @ UEC Menomonee Valley
Frenia is a Milwaukee local experimental collective. Today they are this, tomorrow they are that. Discovery fuels Frenia’s creations, forming a live experience that is seemingly chaotic, phasing in and out of harmonious noise.
Roberto Harrison’s books include Os (subpress, 2006), Counter Daemons (Litmus Press …Continue reading
ira george, Chelsea Tadeyeske, & Mere of Light @ Milwaukee River
ira george of Tamper Tamper is a just another Riverwest punk. Her work is physical and auditory, romantic and mundane. Any process that leaves room for happenstance will do. She loves alleyway garbage and is an aspiring birder.
Chelsea Tadeyeske writes poems from the deep empathic …Continue reading