Daily Archives: September 26, 2008

Article: Hanson finds its pop-rock groove

Drummer Zach (sic) Hanson was only 11 when the brothers hit it big. When Zach Hanson is asked what is the most annoying pop song ever, the Hanson drummer quickly answers that it’s his sibling act’s 1997 ubiquitous single “MMMBop.” It’s been a decade since he and his brothers experienced the Fab Four-like media frenzy resulting from their… Read More »

Article: JS Online: On Stage

HANSON 8 p.m. Saturday, The Rave, 2401 W. Wisconsin Ave. $25 and $30 at the box office, (414) 342-7283 and through Ticketmaster, (414) 276-4545 and www.ticketmaster.com. Some groups labor in vain to escape the shadow cast by a huge hit. For Hanson, the effort is to step away from the ray of sunshine that was its first and… Read More »

Article: The Big Gigs

POP/ROCK The Jonas Brothers should be so lucky to survive teen stardom as well as their ’90s counterparts Hanson. Sure, the Oklahoma brothers behind “MMMBop” are no longer a platinum-selling act, but they’ve maintained a devoted following into their 20s and even garnered a decent smattering of praise for last year’s mature pop-rock CD, “The Walk.” L.A. trio… Read More »