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Milwaukee's Vitrolum Republic Releases Third Album

The Vitrolum Republic
Benjamin Schaefer (percussion), Chuck Lawton (bass, guitar, banjo, euphonium, supporting vocals), Nick Waraksa (piano, accordion, rhodes, ukelele, supporting vocals), & Jordan Waraksa (fiddle, guitar, vocals)

After four years, Milwaukee’s The Vitrolum Republic is releasing a new album tonight.  For the Lovespun Ramblings and Ghosts in our Shoes is the group’s third release. 

This latest effort features more of the chamber-folk sounds of brothers Jordan and Nick Waraska, along with Chuck Lawton and Benjamin Schaefer, though it builds from earlier efforts with the addition of percussionist Schaefer.

Ahead of their release show this evening at Company Brewing in Riverwest, the quartet stopped by to play an extended acoustic set:

The Vitrolum Republic plays a release for for their new album called, For the Lovespun Ramblings and Ghosts in our Shoes this evening at Company Brewing in Riverwest. 

Bonnie North
Bonnie joined WUWM in March 2006 as the Arts Producer of the locally produced weekday magazine program Lake Effect.