Few bands can strut through territory as vast as The Strokes' garage pop and My Morning Jacket's expansive reverb psych and convincingly call it their own. That's probably why Milwaukee's Wildbirds were picking up serious steam in 2009 with an endorsement from Rolling Stone, an appearance on the Winter X Games and a slew of satisfied audiences in their wake.

Few bands can strut through territory as vast as The Strokes' garage pop and My Morning Jacket's expansive reverb psych and convincingly call it their own. That's probably why Milwaukee's Wildbirds were picking up serious steam in 2009 with an endorsement from Rolling Stone, an appearance on the Winter X Games and a slew of satisfied audiences in their wake.

Family issues forced them to disband, but The Wildbirds are back on the road, including a stop at Kobo on Saturday for a showcase called Capital City Carousal, which will also feature George Elliot Underground, Cadaver Dogs and Chelsea Automatic.