August 2021 Currents Calendar

Mario At Poet’s Monday at Linneman’s – Feature on Monday August 30th

2 MONDAY
BREMEN CAFÉ Open Mic w/Sunken Suns, 10pm
LINNEMAN’S Poet’s Monday is back! Doors 7pm, performances start 7:30pm. $3 cover. Featured poet: Emily Liefke
NORTHCOTT NEIGHBORHOOD HOUSE 2460 N 6th St, Food/Clothing Pantry (NorthcottHouse.org) for 53212 zipcode only 11am-2pm
SHANK HALL Adam Ezra Group, 8pm, $15

3 TUESDAY
ALL PEOPLES CHURCH PRODUCE STAND 2nd & Clarke Streets Food Pantry, Produce Stand 12 noon – 5pm
BREMEN CAFÉ Karaoke w Trixie Mercury
NORTHCOTT NEIGHBORHOOD HOUSE 2460 N 6th St, Food/Clothing Pantry (NorthcottHouse.org) for 53212 zipcode only 11am-2pm
RIVERWEST FOOD PANTRY (St. Casimir site) 924 E Clarke, For residents of 53202, 53203, 53211, 53212 and 53217 zip codes, 4-6pm

4 WEDNESDAY
ALL PEOPLES CHURCH PRODUCE STAND 2nd & Clarke Streets Food Pantry, Produce Stand 12 noon – 5pm
BREMEN CAFÉ Trivia 8pm
LINNEMAN’S Acoustic Open Stage — Doors, 7pm. Sign-up, 7:30pm. Show starts at 8pm. Featured performer: Jon Blair
NORTHCOTT NEIGHBORHOOD HOUSE 2460 N 6th St, Food/Clothing Pantry (NorthcottHouse.org) for 53212 zipcode only 11am-2pm
RIVERWESTRADIO.COM OWL programming: Bob Neuman’s take on “We are All Made of Stardust” (In-Person!) Live 3-3:30pm
SHANK HALL Arcadian Wild, 8pm, $15

5 THURSDAY
BREMEN CAFÉ Pulse.mke 9pm
MIRAMAR THEATRE Boogie T: Milwaukee Out Of The Woods Tour // 9pm
RIVERWESTRADIO.COM OWL programming: Vince Bushell, Riverwest Currents August Issue (Radio) Live ON AIR 3-3:30pm or listen later at https://www.riverwestradio.com/show/owl-older-wiser-local/
SHANK HALL Jackie Venson, Alanna Royale. 8pm, $15
VEGGAS RW’s Hottest Karaoke Show! 8pm

6 FRIDAY
BREMEN CAFÉ Emissary, Lunar Moth, Cannabinol Synapse. 10pm
LINNEMAN’S Mary & the Menagerie (Mary Rodgers), with opener Anna Brinck. 8pm, $8.
MAD PLANET Friday Night Retro Dance Party, 9pm, $5
SHANK HALL Diver Down (Van Halen tribute), NightSnake (Whitesnake tribute). 8pm, $10
UWM PLANETARIUM, 1900 E Kenwood Blvd Shooting Stars and Meteor Showers; 7pm; register online uwm.edu/planetarium
VISTA KING, 1124 N Old World Third Vista King Party Cruise w/Undercover Organism. Tix mkeboat.com

7 SATURDAY
BREMEN CAFÉ Boogie at Bremen with Hunter Williams, John Stuart. 9pm
LANTERNS FOR PEACE, Lincoln Memorial Drive Candlelight vigil for Peace and Global Disarmament, 7-9pm. Along Lincoln Memorial Drive near Bradford Beach pedestrian bridge. Free parking and Lantern/Sign/Banner distribution in parking lot across from Bradford Beach
LINNEMAN’S Watermelon Slim, Richard Travis, Jason Moon. 8pm, $5
MAD PLANET Y2K! – All 2000s Dance Party! 9pm, $5
RIVERWEST FOOD PANTRY (St. Casimir site) 924 E Clarke, For residents of 53202, 53203, 53211, 53212 and 53217 zip codes, 8:30-10:30am
SHANK HALL Benjamin Trick, Saint Tragedy. 8pm, $10
VISTA KING, 1124 N Old World Third Vista King Party Cruise w/Devil’s Teeth. Tix mkeboat.com

8 SUNDAY
LINNEMAN’S Sarah Jean Kozar Memorial show. Join the family for a celebration of Sarah’s life. Noon until 2:30pm.
SHANK HALL The Bobby Lees. 8pm, $15

9 MONDAY
LINNEMAN’S Poet’s Monday is back! Doors 7pm, performances start 7:30pm. $3 cover. Featured poet: Tom Erickson
NORTHCOTT NEIGHBORHOOD HOUSE 2460 N 6th St, Food/Clothing Pantry (NorthcottHouse.org) for 53212 zipcode only 11am-2pm

10 TUESDAY
ALL PEOPLES CHURCH PRODUCE STAND 2nd & Clarke Streets Food Pantry, Produce Stand 12 noon – 5pm
BREMEN CAFÉ Karaoke w Trixie Mercury
JUNEAU PARK, 900 N Prospect Av, Woodland Pattern presents Poetry in the Park, back for long-awaited 6th season. Bring blankets, chairs, snacks and drinks. Featuring Stacy Blint, Reggie Finlayson, Karl Gartung and Thulani Davis. Starts 6:30pm. $Give what you can.
NORTHCOTT NEIGHBORHOOD HOUSE 2460 N 6th St, Food/Clothing Pantry (NorthcottHouse.org) for 53212 zipcode only 11am-2pm
RIVERWEST FOOD PANTRY (St. Casimir site) 924 E Clarke, For residents of 53202, 53203, 53211, 53212 and 53217 zip codes, 4-6pm

11 WEDNESDAY
ALL PEOPLES CHURCH PRODUCE STAND 2nd & Clarke Streets Food Pantry, Produce Stand 12 noon – 5pm
BREMEN CAFÉ Trivia 8pm
LINNEMAN’S Acoustic Open Stage — Doors, 7pm. Sign-up, 7:30pm. Show starts at 8pm. Featured performer: Next Paperback Hero
NORTHCOTT NEIGHBORHOOD HOUSE 2460 N 6th St, Food/Clothing Pantry (NorthcottHouse.org) for 53212 zipcode only 11am-2pm
RIVERWESTRADIO.COM OWL programming: Gender Identity with Ash, and the Transgender Journey with Freddy (In-Person gathering, listening to prerecorded interviews) Live 3-3:30pm
SHANK HALL Chuck Prophet & The Mission Express; The Mike Benign Compulsion. 8pm, $20

12 THURSDAY
MIRAMAR THEATRE Luttrell ‘Music For My Memories’ Tour , 9pm
RIVERWESTRADIO.COM OWL programming: Karen Beaumont’s New Short Story, “Outside Her” (Radio) 3-3:30pm or listen later at https://www.riverwestradio.com/show/owl-older-wiser-local/
SHANK HALL Bette Smith, Meaghan Farrell. 8pm, $10
VEGGAS RW’s Hottest Karaoke Show! 8pm

13 FRIDAY
LINNEMAN’S Sulestial “We Have Liftoff” tour with Sayuh. Support: deLeo, Loko. 7pm. $10
MAD PLANET Friday Night Retro Dance Party, 9pm, $5
MIRAMAR THEATRE The Widdler, 9pm
SHANK HALL Zoltan Kaszas, 8pm, $10

14 SATURDAY
BREMEN CAFÉ Atheists and Airplanes, Crashing Matter. 9pm
LINNEMAN’S Indigo Dog. 7:30pm, $5.
RIVERWEST FOOD PANTRY (St. Casimir site) 924 E Clarke, For residents of 53202, 53203, 53211, 53212 and 53217 zip codes, 8:30-10:30am
SHANK HALL Church of Cash (Johnny Cash Tribute), 8pm, $15
STAND FOR PEACE at Howell and Howard Join Peace Action of Wisconsin for a weekly Stand For Peace, noon until 1pm
VISTA KING, 1124 N Old World Third Vista King Party Cruise w/Master of Puppets. Tix mkeboat.com
WOODLAND PATTERN – ONLINE Sound & the Poetic Spirit: A Workshop with giovanni singleton — Presented in partnership with Milwaukee Public Library, this workshop will extend our ongoing Prompts Against Anxiety project. A prompt from giovanni singleton will be made available for all ahead of the workshop. More information on our website: www.woodlandpattern.org. 2-5pm online.

15 SUNDAY
SHANK HALL Lillie Mae. 8pm. $15
16 MONDAY
LINNEMAN’S Poet’s Monday is back! Doors 7pm, performances start 7:30pm. $3 cover. Featured poet: Stephen Kalmar II
NORTHCOTT NEIGHBORHOOD HOUSE 2460 N 6th St, Food/Clothing Pantry (NorthcottHouse.org) for 53212 zipcode only 11am-2pm

17 TUESDAY
ALL PEOPLES CHURCH PRODUCE STAND 2nd & Clarke Streets Food Pantry, Produce Stand 12 noon – 5pm
BREMEN CAFÉ Karaoke w Trixie Mercury
NORTHCOTT NEIGHBORHOOD HOUSE 2460 N 6th St, Food/Clothing Pantry (NorthcottHouse.org) for 53212 zipcode only 11am-2pm
RIVERWEST FOOD PANTRY (St. Casimir site) 924 E Clarke, For residents of 53202, 53203, 53211, 53212 and 53217 zip codes, 4-6pm

18 WEDNESDAY
ALL PEOPLES CHURCH PRODUCE STAND 2nd & Clarke Streets Food Pantry, Produce Stand 12 noon – 5pm
BREMEN CAFÉ Trivia 8pm
LINNEMAN’S Acoustic Open Stage — Doors, 7pm. Sign-up, 7:30pm. Show starts at 8pm. Featured performer: Acuff & Company
NORTHCOTT NEIGHBORHOOD HOUSE 2460 N 6th St, Food/Clothing Pantry (NorthcottHouse.org) for 53212 zipcode only 11am-2pm
RIVERWESTRADIO.COM OWL programming: Mike Pederson, Rescue Hero! (In-Person) … pssst! It’s his birthday too! Live 3-3:30pm
SHANK HALL Peter Bradley Adams, 8pm, $18-20

19 THURSDAY
RIVERWESTRADIO.COM OWL programming: Karen Beaumont Performs Corrette Trio & More (Radio) Live 3-3:30pm or listen later at https://www.riverwestradio.com/show/owl-older-wiser-local/
VEGGAS RW’s Hottest Karaoke Show! 8pm
WOODLAND PATTERN in person One Book, Many Communities: Discussion of Minor Detail by Adania Shibli — Discussion of Minor Detail by Adania Shibli (New Directions, 2020). Led by Bob Hanson as part of Librarians and Archivists with Palestine’s One Book, Many Communities. (Copies of Minor Detail are available at our book center.) Virtual attendance is possible, please see our website: www.woodlandpattern.org for more info. Starts 6pm.

20 FRIDAY
BACK ROOM @Colectivo/Prospect The Verve Pipe. 7pm. $29.50 for one night; $50 two show package.
BREMEN CAFÉ Grocer (Philly); Brat Sounds; Bug Moment. 8pm
MAD PLANET Friday Night Retro Dance Party, 9pm, $5
SHANK HALL Spiders From Milwaukee: Best of David Bowie Songs, 8pm, $12-15
VISTA KING, 1124 N Old World Third Party Cruise w/Tangled Lines. Tix mkeboat.com

21 SATURDAY
BACK ROOM @Colectivo/Prospect The Verve Pipe. 7pm. $29.50 for one night; $50 two show package.
BREMEN CAFÉ Stone Deaf, Messiahvore, and The Motherthing! Midwest Tour 2021. 5pm.
INSPIRATION STUDIOS, 1500 S 73rd St, Opening Reception (6-8pm) for Un*Mute, a collaborative exhibit featuring works by Heather Eiden, Amy Marks, Billy Judge Baldus, Erico Ortiz, Lynnea Schliesleder, Anna Stone. Exhibit runs through September 16.
RIVERWEST FOOD PANTRY (St. Casimir site) 924 E Clarke, For residents of 53202, 53203, 53211, 53212 and 53217 zip codes, 8:30-10:30am
STAND FOR PEACE at Lincoln Memorial and Michigan Join Peace Action of Wisconsin for a weekly Stand For Peace, noon until 1pm

22 SUNDAY
BACK ROOM @Colectivo/Prospect Cloud Nothings. 8pm. $17-20.
LINNEMAN’S John Lee Hooker 104th Birthday Tribute show! With Big Al Dorn & the Blues Howlers, and featuring Chicago Blues Hall of Fame singer/guitar player Paul Filipowicz. 4-7pm. $10.
SHANK HALL Thelma and The Sleaze, 8pm, $15

23 MONDAY
LINNEMAN’S Poet’s Monday is back! Doors 7pm, performances start 7:30pm. $3 cover. Featured poet: Darlin’ Nikki
NORTHCOTT NEIGHBORHOOD HOUSE 2460 N 6th St, Food/Clothing Pantry (NorthcottHouse.org) for 53212 zipcode only 11am-2pm
SHANK HALL John Mayall, Alex Smith. 8pm, $40

24 TUESDAY
ALL PEOPLES CHURCH PRODUCE STAND 2nd & Clarke Streets Food Pantry, Produce Stand 12 noon – 5pm
BREMEN CAFÉ Karaoke w Trixie Mercury
NORTHCOTT NEIGHBORHOOD HOUSE 2460 N 6th St, Food/Clothing Pantry (NorthcottHouse.org) for 53212 zipcode only 11am-2pm
RIVERWEST FOOD PANTRY (St. Casimir site) 924 E Clarke, For residents of 53202, 53203, 53211, 53212 and 53217 zip codes, 4-6pm

25 WEDNESDAY
ALL PEOPLES CHURCH PRODUCE STAND 2nd & Clarke Streets Food Pantry, Produce Stand 12 noon – 5pm
BREMEN CAFÉ Trivia 8pm
LINNEMAN’S Acoustic Open Stage — Doors, 7pm. Sign-up, 7:30pm. Show starts at 8pm. Featured performer: Jacob Slade
NORTHCOTT NEIGHBORHOOD HOUSE 2460 N 6th St, Food/Clothing Pantry (NorthcottHouse.org) for 53212 zipcode only 11am-2pm
RIVERWESTRADIO.COM OWL programming: Barbara Leigh, Older-Adult Story Telling (In-Person) 3-3:30pm

26 THURSDAY
BACK ROOM @Colectivo/Prospect Valley Maker, w/special guest Tenci. 8pm. $17
LINNEMAN’S Bill Camplin Band (last Thursday night residency). 7:30pm, $10.
RIVERWESTRADIO.COM OWL programming: “Cordial Access: an Existential Mock-Interview” with Tyler Rex Reiske (Radio) Live 3-3:30pm or listen later at https://www.riverwestradio.com/show/owl-older-wiser-local/
SHANK HALL Mike and the Moonpies, Liar’s Trial. 8pm, $20.
VEGGAS RW’s Hottest Karaoke Show! 8pm

27 FRIDAY
BREMEN CAFÉ Present Company; The Laughing Hearts. 9:30pm
LINNEMAN’S MKE Music Night XXII — Carl Erikstrup & Friends; Solar Plexus; Lucky Goat; Jordan Taylor Ayana. 7:30pm, $10.
MAD PLANET Friday Night Retro Dance Party, 9pm, $5
SHANK HALL Katie Toupin, 8pm, $10
VISTA KING, 1124 N Old World Third Party Cruise w/Tritonics. Tix mkeboat.com

28 SATURDAY
BREMEN CAFÉ Sketchballs, Magnetic Minds, 20 Minute Mission, Magic Arrows. 9:30pm.
LINNEMAN’S The Bands of Dave Bolyard: A Memorial Event. 7pm. $Donation$
RIVERWEST FOOD PANTRY (St. Casimir site) 924 E Clarke, For residents of 53202, 53203, 53211, 53212 and 53217 zip codes, 8:30-10:30am
SHANK HALL Signify, Big Time. 8pm, $12
STAND FOR PEACE at King and Locust Join Peace Action of Wisconsin for a weekly Stand For Peace, noon until 1pm
VISTA KING, 1124 N Old World Third Party Cruise w/Brewtown Beats. Tix mkeboat.com

30 MONDAY
BACK ROOM @Colectivo/Prospect Bully, w/special guest Pom Pom Squad. 8pm.
LINNEMAN’S Poet’s Monday is back! Doors 7pm, performances start 7:30pm. $3 cover. Featured poet: Mario the Poet
NORTHCOTT NEIGHBORHOOD HOUSE 2460 N 6th St, Food/Clothing Pantry (NorthcottHouse.org) for 53212 zipcode only 11am-2pm

31 TUESDAY
ALL PEOPLES CHURCH PRODUCE STAND 2nd & Clarke Streets Food Pantry, Produce Stand 12 noon – 5pm
BREMEN CAFÉ Karaoke w Trixie Mercury
NORTHCOTT NEIGHBORHOOD HOUSE 2460 N 6th St, Food/Clothing Pantry (NorthcottHouse.org) for 53212 zipcode only 11am-2pm
RIVERWEST FOOD PANTRY (St. Casimir site) For residents of 53202, 53203, 53211, 53212 and 53217 zip codes, 4-6pm