PNC Presents Tunes@Noon


Thanks for a great inaugural season! Stay tuned for program updates. 

Mix up your lunchbreak with PNC presents Tunes@Noon, produced by Milwaukee Downtown, BID #21. Head to the courtyard at 411 East Wisconsin Center (411 E. Wisconsin Avenue) every Thursday for a midday concert series featuring a range of jazz, reggae, alternative, acoustic and folk music. Plus, don’t miss our salute to local female vocalists with “Milwaukee Femmes” in August.

Recently named one of the city’s most underrated public spaces by Milwaukee Magazine, the courtyard at 411 East Wisconsin Center is the perfect spot to soak up some sun and enjoy great tunes. Don’t have a lunch? No problem. Davians at 411 Café will offer new grab-and-go options each week.


2019 Lineup

 Performer and DateDescription
Extra Crispy Brass Band Milwaukee Downtown
Extra Crispy Brass Band 

June 20

This New Orleans-style brass band made its Milwaukee debut in 2011 and has since played at a number of high-profile venues, including Bastille Days, Jazz in the Park, Turner Hall Ballroom, Wisconsin State Fair, and many more. Once a former Creole, it's no wonder why bandleader, vocalist, and trombonist Gregory Cramer formed this high-energy band fit for Bourbon Street! 

Joe Wray Milwaukee Downtown
Joe Wray

June 27

An acoustic powerhouse, Milwaukee-native Joe Wray has dominated the local music scene with his soulful renditions of crowd-pleasers, ranging from Tom Petty to John Mayer.
 No Event

July 4

Happy Fourth of July!

Liv Mueller Milwaukee Downtown
Liv Mueller

July 11

With a musical career spanning from Nashville to Austin, Liv Mueller now calls the Midwest home. With two new albums released, including "The Dark Horse Project," and "LIV Sings Love Songs for the Forlon and Misguided," Liv returns to Milwaukee for this intimate solo performance.
Brett Newski and The No Tomorrow
Brett Newski and the No Tomorrow

Rescheduled Date: September 12

Milwaukee's original "90's kid," Brett Newski has risen to stardom over the past six years, with recent supports and tours for the likes of the Pixies, Violent Femmes, Manchester Orchestra, and more.  
CNJ Latin Jazz
CNJ Latin Jazz

July 25

Founded in 2012, this energetic ensemble known as CNJ Latin Jazz performs unique interpretations of Latin jazz music, inspiring listeners and dancers alike, all while strengthening Milwaukee's music scene and keeping the rich traditions of Latin jazz alive. 
Roxie Beane
Roxie Beane

August 1*


Roxie Beane is a vocalist/acoustic guitarist frequenting a variety of intimate Milwaukee venues. Roxie has spent 10+ years performing a mixture of unique covers that span a wide range of eras and genres, expressing her renditions through a neo-soul drive style she's labeled as "acoustic funk rock."
Urban Empress and The Urbanites
Urban Empress and The Urbanites

August 8* 

Formed in 2002 by Kristin Urban, dubbed the Urban Empress, The Urban Empress and the Urbanites have brought their high-energy reggae sounds to stages all over the city, and have opened for artists including The Wailers and Ziggy Marley. The Urban Empress divides her time between her two homes in Milwaukee and Jamaica. 
Donna Woodall
Donna Woodall

August 15*

With her unique blend of pop, jazz, and R&B, Donna Woodall presents lush, intimate vocals with every performance and has established herself as a skilled singer, bandleader, and songwriter in the Midwest music scene. Donna's talents come alive in the studio, with her self-produced album, "The Subject Love." 

Jon Hintz Milwaukee Downtown
Jon Hintz of The Rumskis

August 22

Jon Hintz, a band member of The Rumskis, will perform an intimate solo set, featuring a wide range of folk, Americana, country, and soul. 

Eliza Hanson
Eliza Hanson

August 29*


Eliza, a 24-year-old Milwaukee native, began performing under the moniker Saint James in 2014. Since then, she has performed on the Miller Lite Oasis Stage at Pridefest, supported Chris Pureka at numerous shows, and headlined performances at countless venues in Milwaukee, Madison, and Illinois. Drawing comparisons to the likes of Brandi Carlile, Julien Baer, and Gregory Alan Isakov, Eliza blends soulful vocals and lyrics crafted with emotional authenticity to create an intimate environment.
Alison Helf Milwaukee Downtown
Alison Helf 

September 5*

Alison Helf has been singing and performing from a young age. Self-taught in guitar and ukulele, Alison found her voice in college where she performed in theater and musical theater. Alison now lives in Milwaukee and continues to pursue music with performances around Southeastern Wisconsin.
Brett Newski Milwaukee Downtown Tunes@Noon
Brett Newski and the No Tomorrow

September 12

Milwaukee's original "90's kid," Brett Newski has risen to stardom over the past six years, with recent supports and tours for the likes of the Pixies, Violent Femmes, Manchester Orchestra, and more.  
*An asterisk indicates our "Milwaukee Femmes" series, a month-long celebration of local female vocalists. 

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