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KingHellBastard: The War Room – Hip Hop Album Review

Blending the visceral and conceptual into one, the latest hip hop album; The War Room from locals KingHellBastard (KHB) hits on multiple levels with a power packed punch of quick and witty lyrics, infectious flows, and innovative beats   Professing themselves kings of the town on the first song “Omar,” it’s easy to slip and forget that KingHellBastard; comprised of Dana Coppafeel, DNA, Shemp, DJ1L, Dima aka The White Russian and Reason, have been an integral part of Milwaukee’s hip hop scene for over half a decade now, consistently producing albums and playing tight shows...

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Elinor Carucci; Precious Moments at the UWM Artist Now Lecture Series

Photography has often been referred to as a pastime for observers.  A solitary activity that preserves the people, places, and the moments in life we recognize as special.  Israeli born and now New York City native, Elinor Carucci has utilized photography throughout her life to break down that barrier of singularity and allowed her images and portraits to be a vehicle for a universal conversation about the intimacies of family and relationships.   Carucci recently gave a passionate and persuasive talk at UWM as part of their Artist Now lecture series, which brings accomplished artists...

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