Screaming Females

This Week in Live Music: March 5-11

Witness the face melting power of indie rock’s most furious guitar shredder, Screaming Females’ Marissa Paternoster, at Cactus Club this Thursday.

Tuesday, March 6

Betty Who with Pretty Sister and Spencer Ludwig at Turner Hall Ballroom, 8 p.m. ($24.50) – (1032 N. 4th St.)

Wednesday, March 7

Cullah & The Comrades at Nomad World Pub, 8:30 p.m. (1401 E. Brady St.)

Thursday, March 8

Screaming Females with Radiator Hospital and Detenzione at Cactus Club, 9 p.m. ($14) – (2496 S. Wentworth Ave.)

International Women’s Day with RuthB8r Ginsburg, Sugar Ransom, Lilo Allen, Caley Conway, Cree Myles, Ms. Lotus Fankh and Earthstrong Women’s Collective at Company Brewing, 10 p.m. – (735 E. Center St.)

Friday, March 9

Ty Dolla $ign with Marc E. Bassy, Dre Sinatra and Toni Romiti at The Rave, 8 p.m. ($22-$27) – (2401 W. Wisconsin Ave.)

Bahamas with The Weather Station at Turner Hall Ballroom, 8 p.m. ($20) – (1032 N. 4th St.)

Saturday, March 10

Railroad Earth with Roosevelt Collier Trio at The Pabst Theater, 8 p.m. ($22.50 advance; $24.50 door) – (144 E. Wells St.)

Well Known Strangers with Pretty Beggar and Zach Pietrini at Linneman’s Riverwest Inn, 8 p.m. ($8) – (1001 E. Locust St.)

Sunday, March 11

The Music of John Williams for Families performed by the MSO at Marcus Center for the Performing Arts, 2:30 p.m. ($16) – (929 N. Water St.)



Kevin is a freelance writer residing in Milwaukee. He’s contributed to The Shepherd Express, Third Coast Daily, Pop Matters and the sadly now-defunct A.V. Club Milwaukee. He looks forward to forging a deeper connection with the city’s impressive music scene during his gig as a Music Notes blogger. His talents include music criticism, riding a bicycle, drinking tasty beers and a crafty croquet swing. His weaknesses comprise Jean-Claude Van Damme movies, professional wrestling and his ever-growing record collection. He’s in desperate need to find more physical (and hard drive) space for the exceptional albums Milwaukee musicians keep churning out.