Tag Archives: Summerfest

Summerfest 2017 Review

Authors: Jake Walczyk & David Heinrich On its 50th anniversary, Summerfest made the world’s largest music festival into even more of a spectacle this year. Expectations were high, but they certainly did not disappoint. Boasting arguably their strongest … Read More >

Summerfest Preview

Authors: Jake Walczyk & David Heinrich For 11 days during the transition starting June 28th, over 900,000 people will walk the grounds of Henry Maier Festival Park in Milwaukee to celebrate summer with cold beer, delicious food, gorgeous … Read More >

Jane’s Addiction at Summerfest 2015

I can’t think of a better place to be than Summerfest on the 4th of July. A couple years ago I had the pleasure of seeing Iron Maiden on the 4th at the Marcus Amphitheater, which was not … Read More >

The Flaming Lips at Summerfest

By Lorenza Zebell This year I was only able to get away from Madison to Summerfest for one night – so I had to choose the show I went to see wisely. Known for their mesmerizing lights and strange blow-up … Read More >

Arctic Monkeys at Summerfest

In WSUM’s first piece of Summerfest 2014 coverage, Matt Cortner reports on the Arctic Monkeys.     When I saw that the Arctic Monkeys had been announced as headliners at this year’s Summerfest, I was elated for a … Read More >

WSUM’s Anticipated Summer Concerts

Summer is finally here in Madison (and I hope elsewhere). Summer’s arrival not only means great weather, but also great shows. If you are having trouble figuring out what shows are worth your time, WSUM’s DJs have your … Read More >

Summerfest 2013

Milwaukee’s Summerfest prides itself on being “The World’s Largest Music Festival,” and, without a doubt, lives up to this name. Taking root on the Henry Maier Festival Grounds on Milwaukee’s lakefront, this festival touts a total of 10 stages that … Read More >