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Rapper Ted Park Talks Madison Roots, Finding His Creative Spark In South Korea

When he’s not on tour, the 25-year-old rapper Ted Park keeps busy making music videos on the streets of New ...

Birch Bark Canoes Take Time, As Does Learning We’re Stronger Together

Mackenzie Martin of WXPR in Rhinelander, Wisconsin brings us the following story as part of their "We Live Up Here" ...

Live Music Returns To The Stage At The Jazz Estate In Milwaukee

Music stages across Wisconsin (and around the world) have been silent since March as the COVID-19 pandemic forced venues to ...

Musician Madison Malone On Her ‘Simple Love’ And Writing In Los Angeles

Musician Madison Malone got her start at 16 playing in her uncle Kevin's bar, Malone's Blarney Stone. It’s in her ...

Artist Zhalarina Sanders Explores Love, Identity With ‘The Light’

Zhalarina Sanders is an artist who does it all. Her craft is steeped in theater and music — so lyricist, ...

Musician Lou Shields Embraces Driftless Region, Sounds Of The Past

Musician and artist Lou Shields is much like the old school troubadours he sounds like. With his scraggly hair, work-jeans ...

Meet The Wisconsinites Who Build Their Own ‘Star Wars’ Droids

“Star Wars” is one of the most beloved movie franchises in the world. And a big part of those movies ...

Cellist Performs at the Top of Historical Granary

Unable to perform live due to the COVID-19 pandemic, cello player Hans Christian engineered a different way to perform. He ...

Power On, Dr. Evermor: Wisconsin’s Forevertron Sculptor

Editor’s note: Dr. Evermor turned bits of metal and other salvaged parts into fantastic sculptures. People can find his truly ...

Michael Perry’s Dispatches From The Little Writing Room Above The Garage

In the midst of the coronavirus pandemic, we're all being urged to stay "safer at home." So, Wisconsin author Michael ...

Once Upon A Time … In Waunakee: Actor Mike Moh On His Dream Role

Mike Moh runs Moh's Martial Arts school in Waunakee, Wisconsin and he has a budding acting career, as well. He ...

What Was Milwaukee’s First Hip-Hop Song? ‘Backspin’ Podcast Digs Into History

If you’re a big music history nerd, you know there’s a ton of information out there about hip-hop’s roots in ...

Joni Mitchell Skates On Lake Mendota—And Into Music History

This story brings together a mid-winter ice storm, the southeast shore of Lake Mendota in Madison, ice skating, and a ...

Duckmobile Gives You a Good Reason to Quack Up

A hailstorm in 2006 left Jen Mulder with a problem. What was she going to do with her severely dented ...

The Search For The Synthesizers Behind The ‘All Things Considered’ Theme

Don Voegeli wrote one of the most famous songs in public radio history — the theme for NPR's "All Things Considered — ...