Wisconsin, The Nation And The World Mourn Again

WISCONSINREPORT.COM (06/13/2016) – Stunned people throughout Wisconsin, around the United States and the rest of the world were shocked by the double tragedy that took place in Orlando, Florida over the weekend. The weekend started out when 22 year old Christina Grimmie, a rising star in the music world, was murdered by an assailant who shot and killed her during a meet and greet after a concert in Orlando. Police hadn’t even begun to dig very far into their investigation of that murder, when another gunman killed 50 people in an Orlando nightclub, and wounded another 53.

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Milwaukee Premieres “Grandma’s House” Movie

WISCONSINREPORT.COM (03/31/2016) – A movie full of passion, faith, family, and truth, “Grandma’s House”, premieres in Milwaukee, Wisconsin this weekend. The film demonstrates the trials and tribulations of living with a grandparent, Margie Ree Harris, who stood as an inner-city matriarch and pillar of strength. The premiere showing will be at the Marcus South Shore Cinema, Milwaukee, WI, Saturday, April 2nd, 2016, followed by showings nationally starting April 29th.

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Wisconsin Art Museum Ranked High On List of 50

WISCONSINREPORT.COM (03/23/2016) – Chazen Museum of Art, located on the University of Wisconsin-Madison campus, has been ranked high on the list of 50 of the best college related art museums. The list was announced March 21st by College Rank, which is dedicated to ranking and evaluating college programs. The team at College Rank considered hundreds of college art museums from around the country in creating the list.

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To Continue Music, Internet Radio Stations Need A Break

WISCONSINREPORT.COM (01/22/2016) – If you are like many people, young, old, and in-between, who enjoy listening to music streamed on the internet, instead of a local over the air, broadcast radio station, perhaps because you like the internet radio station’s music mix better, or their much longer playlists, or, the variety, or for whatever reason, that may no longer be an option soon. There is a very real possibility that small, hobbyist class, microcasters, operating internet radio stations, could disappear completely if music royalty rates become impossible to continue operation. The existing digital music royalty arrangement expired, Dec. 31, 2015. […]

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Band Of Gifted Rap Stars To Enter Rock Hall of Fame

WISCONSINREPORT.COM (01/19/2016) [Garytalk by Gary Morgan] –  Some rock and roll purists may take offense that a raw, wild, controversial, highly influential group from the Rap Genre has made its way into the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame. NWA (N.W.A.) was, surprisingly, among the nominees eligible for voting this year. Their supporters apparently came from outside the fan voting ranks, because online voting finals showed NWA in 12th place, but, RockHall.com included NWA in the top 5 final inductees named just a few days ago. The Rock and Roll Hall of Fame, Cleveland, Ohio, USA, announced that Deep Purple, […]

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