Alex Tronson


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Wed. Sep. 16th, 2015

To the Stars

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softy, dear alum goes experimental as Astral Samara

Wed. Sep. 2nd, 2015

Good One: Clear Water Comedy gears up for big month of shows

Alex Tronson, photos by Lee Butterworth

You can’t walk far in Eau Claire without running into at least a few Clear Water Comedy event flyers, packing-taped to light posts, shop windows, or across the river all over campus bulletin boards ...

Wed. Aug. 5th, 2015

Buzzworthy Stage Setup

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EC’s Antic Studios lights up festivals all over the region

Tue. Jul. 7th, 2015

Truly Independent

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local musicians have the freedom and technology to record and release on their own terms

Thu. May. 14th, 2015

Blood, Bone and Verse

by Alex Tronson

UWEC alum’s poetry collection is an apocalyptic fever dream

Wed. May. 13th, 2015

Rush River Folk Festival Brings Locals Along

by Alex Tronson

The Midwest must be in some kind of music festival fever dream. This year we get to add the second annual Rush River Folk Festival to the calendar, which starts on May 23 at 1pm and continues all the way until sundown. The festival will see some already established and returning acts like Heatherlyn, a Minneapolis-based crowd favorite from last year’s festival ...

Wed. May. 13th, 2015

Locals Pen Rootsy Folk Ode to Brett Favre

by Alex Tronson

“Old Number Four,” a new single from the folk/roots duo, Hobo Nephews of Uncle Frank, finds the Minnesota blues-brothers crooning over everybody’s favorite NFL superstar, Brett Favre. It’s a nice homage to Favre, who’s named only by jersey number during the course of the two-minute-forty-second track, which plays out a bit like a Bob Dylan ballad ...

Tue. Mar. 31st, 2015

All That Jazz

Alex Tronson

Eau Claire to burst with jazz during annual fest

Tue. Mar. 17th, 2015

Dark Visions

Alex Tronson, photos by Andrea Paulseth

inspired by Old London, this paranormal tale has many sequels on the way

Tue. Mar. 3rd, 2015

Sign of the Pine

Alex Tronson, photos by Andrea Paulseth

The Millenium strips down tunes for new release

Wed. Feb. 18th, 2015

Aero Flynn Signs to Dine Alone Records, Drops New Folky Song "Twist"

Alex Tronson

It seems to me that Josh Scott and Aero Flynn are having a pretty good year so far. Not only are they playing the highly-anticipated Eaux Claires Music & Arts Festival (get the full scoop on page 30), but they just dropped a new single ...

Tue. Feb. 17th, 2015

Artswest 36

Alex Tronson, photos by Anna Mateffy

library’s annual juried art show returns

Tue. Feb. 3rd, 2015

UW-Stout Showcases Work at Furlong Gallery

Alex Tronson

As a college student, it’s important to know a bit about your professors, their motivations and what influences them. The 2015 UW-Stout School of Art and Design Faculty Art Show can help you help with that. The show runs through Feb. 20 ...

Tue. Jan. 20th, 2015

Laughs & Beats

Alex Tronson

Standup Getdown brings the funny back to House of Rock

Thu. Jan. 8th, 2015

Mystery Trip

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ECCT offers adaptation of acclaimed young-adult novel Walk Two Moons