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Tom Petty a rock classicist from the beginning
Tom Petty a rock classicist from the beginning
Given the leather jacket and sneer Tom Petty wore on the cover of his 1976 debut, many people assumed he was one of those cheeky punks bent on tearing down the walls of rock 'n' roll.
Thousands celebrate life, music at Sonic Boom show in Janesville
Thousands celebrate life, music at Sonic Boom show in Janesville
The fourth annual Sonic Boom rock 'n' roll show at the airport in Janesville was a time for fun and celebration--and pushing some boundaries.
Where to find live local entertainment this week
Where to find live local entertainment this week
Night Music is a listing of local night spots featuring live entertainment from Thursday, Sept. 28, through Wednesday, Oct. 4.
Music roundup: Modest Mouse, Gogol Bordello plan show at Breese Stevens Field
Music roundup: Modest Mouse, Gogol Bordello plan show at Breese Stevens Field
Other touring acts in the area include Arlo Guthrie, Peter Yarrow and Noel Paul Stookey of Peter, Paul and Mary, and comedian Greg Proops.
JPAC pulls plug on Wopat performance set for Sept. 30
The Janesville Performing Arts Center has canceled a planned performance by Wisconsin native and former "Dukes of Hazzard" star Tom Wopat as the actor faces charges he groped a woman and indecently assaulted a 16-year-old girl.
Where to find live local entertainment this week
Where to find live local entertainment this week
Night Music is a listing of local night spots featuring live entertainment from Thursday, Sept. 21, through Wednesday, Sept. 27.
WJJO brings Sonic Boom rock festival back to Janesville
WJJO brings Sonic Boom rock festival back to Janesville
Featuring 29 of the top names in the active rock genre, the yearly shindig at the Southern Wisconsin Regional Airport is expected to draw upwards of 30,000 fans.
Music roundup: Comedian Margaret Cho bringing show Madison's Orpheum Theater
Music roundup: Comedian Margaret Cho bringing show Madison's Orpheum Theater
Other touring acts in the area include The Floozies, Ryan Adams and Straight No Chaser.
Sonic Boom: Learn more about the bands that will be there
Find out where they're from, when they formed, where to find them online and why you might have heard of them in the first place.
Sonic Boom: What to know if you're gonna go
Sonic Boom: What to know if you're gonna go
Need tickets? Curious about food? Not sure what you can bring along? Know everything about the show ahead of time with this handy information list.