Shane Newman


Content By This Contributor:

Gallery Friday: The Dust of Men + Reservoir

Tue. May. 23rd, 2017

The Dust of Men performed at The Oxbow Hotel on Friday, May 19 with opener Reservoir. The Dust of Men is a local 5-piece band, returning after a nearly two-year hiatus to revisit the songs from their first album, What the Morning Shows.

Derby Day 2017 at The Lakely

Mon. May. 8th, 2017

On Saturday, May 6 The Oxbow Hotel & The Lakely held a special Derby Day event complete with fun derby fashion, mint juleps, kubb, snacks, and televised coverage of the 143rd running ...

Wed. May. 3rd, 2017

Opening Shot | May 3, 2017

photos by Shane Newman

THEY CALLED IN THE BIG DRUMS. One World Taiko came to The Heyde Center for the Arts on Saturday, April 29. One World Taiko is a professional Japanese drum ensemble featuring Gary Tsujimoto and Nancy Ozaki, who bring their own creative rhythms, arrangements and choreography, and energetic spirit to the ancient art of Taiko.

The Shillelagh Lads – St. Patty's Day 2017

Tue. Mar. 21st, 2017

On Friday, March 17 Eau Claire's favorite pub band, The Shillelagh Lads, was back with whimsical dialogue, crowd interplay, robust sing-alongs, and of course, dance tunes – all at The Plus on St. Patrick's Day.

Purim Fundraiser for Temple Sholom Synagogue

Tue. Mar. 14th, 2017

On Thursday, March 9th a Purim fundraiser was celebrated and hosted at Forage. Activities included all you can eat Israeli food, masquerade costumes, traditional Jewish celebration, a fabulous silent auction, cash bar, and festivities all to benefit your local Jewish synagogue, Temple Sholom.