Come check out our show on the Milwaukee Boat Line! The boat takes you on a tour down the river and into the harbor of Lake Michigan. Purchase tickets at http://mkeboat.com/concerts/.
Live music at Bay View's newest brewpub. Show is from 8-11p and free at the door.
The Violet Hour will be playing PrideFest 2015! Find us in the Wom!nz Spot Lounge from 3:00-4:30 on Saturday afternoon, followed by Tigernite, Lisa Ridgely and the Fainting Room, and Roxie Beane! Then, stick around to see Ani DiFranco on the main stage.
The Violet Hour album release party!
Free show! Starts at 9:00p at one of Milwaukee's oldest bars.
Sounds Like: Warpaint, Spoon, Beach House, Radiohead, The Black Angels
Bio: Blues punk, be gone. The Violet Hour has gone in a whole new direction with a brand new guitarist in tow, now creating music characterized by dreamy guitar swells next to large, angry chords, bold female vocals, expressive basslines and propelling drums. Comprised of Karen Muehlbauer (vocals/synt...See Full Bio
“The blues-punk resurgence first ignited by bands like The White Stripes and The Black Keys continues to smolder across the country, inspiring countless groups to turn their guitars up and let their hair go precariously unwashed. Milwaukee’s The Violet Hour is certainly inspired by that explosion, but it doesn’t let it define its sound. With the help of the nicotine purr of vocalist Karen Muehlbauer, the band manages to combine its many influences (blues, punk, a little bit of psych) and churn out a dirty yet accessible product that wouldn’t be out of place at a chicken-wired juke joint. The Violet Hour’s debut album, Not Haunted, is nine slabs of lean, mean bar rock, and sees its official release at tonight’s show.”