Rock the Stream 2020
24 Musicians & Bands
for Milwaukee Musicians
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We can't wait until live events are back in full swing, but until that happens we'll be streamin' it up!
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Hard to believe it's been a year since we kicked off our first Rock the Stream featuring Trapper Schoepp and nonprofit partner Milwaukee Riverkeeper
RTG Blogger, Will Piper, reflects upon our 18 Zooms with Milwaukee musicians and nonprofits over the past year.
This past year has been one heck of a journey for us all as a local, regional, national, continental, and above all, global community. 2020 will go down as a year that we will not soon forget. 2020 brought us a slew of new colloquial terms: social distance, six-feet apart, remote, pivot, zoom (being used as both a noun and a verb), and of course, quarantine. 2020 taught us new habits of teaching, learning, and doing business with masks and curbside pick-up. Furthermore, there are many who could argue, and rightfully so, that 2020 was one of the most tumultuously bizarre years of many of our lifetimes.
However, amidst all of the chaos, uncertainty and confusion, one thing came through loudly and clearly in 2020, and that is the sheer power of the human spirit and the yearning need for others to be together, even amidst dark times. In many ways, I feel 2020 will go down in history as a year where human innovation, a grea