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Posts By: Ryan Schleicher

Download: In-Studio Performances

It’s been a little while since we posted up recordings from in-studio and Local/Live performances, so today you’re getting a nice little batch of recordings to stream or download from both local and international artists. Band: The Midwest Beat Song: “High Life” Recorded: March 18, 2014 Program: Local/Live Location: Bob & Genie Friedman Live Performance… Read more »

They Write, We Link: April 11, 2014

We don’t know everything, so every Friday we’ll scan Milwaukee media sources to find out what our town’s writers and bloggers are writing about. — The biggest news this week is the launch of Milwaukee Record, the new site run by Matt Wild and Tyler Maas. After reading what the site will be, dig into… Read more »

They Write, We Link: March 21, 2014

We don’t know everything, so every Friday we’ll scan Milwaukee media sources to find out what our town’s writers and bloggers are writing about. — The big news this week is the announcement that Matt Wild and Tyler Maas are launching their own site – the Milwaukee Record. The Shepherd, Journal, and Milwaukee Mag all… Read more »

They Write, We Link: March 14, 2014

We don’t know everything, so every Friday we’ll scan Milwaukee media sources to find out what our town’s writers and bloggers are writing about. — Tom M. writes about TRUE Skool’s 10 years of Helping Kids through hip-hop and Evan celebrates Dope Folks 50th release. What Milwaukee bands do you want to see reunite? That… Read more »

They Write, We Link: March 7, 2014

We don’t know everything, so every Friday we’ll scan Milwaukee media sources to find out what our town’s writers and bloggers are writing about. — PHOX announced they’ve been picked up by Partisan Records, joining bands with Milwaukee ties Field Report and Sylvan Esso. For Evan’s money, Milwaukee’s Estates are one of the best emo… Read more »

Watch: Rockabilly Chili Highlights

Relive all your fondest memories from Rockabilly Chili. If you weren’t able to make it, the video below is a pretty good representation of what you missed, including vats of chili, racing chili peppers, hunky MFD gents, a swarm of WMSE volunteers, the Kevin Fayte Rock and Roll Trio, racing and dancing chili peppers, and… Read more »

The [Loft] Office List

By nature of our jobs, the WMSE staff is constantly surrounded by music. We thought you might like to know what we’re currently listening to. Erin: Neneh Cherry, Blank Project, Smalltown Supersound Listen Matt: Bleeding Rainbow,Interrupt, Kanine Records Listen Tom: Kassel Jaeger, Toxic Cosmopolitan, Editions Mego Listen Justin: Chris Forsyth, Solar Motel, Paradise of Bachelors Listen Chris: Susan Howe,Lonesome Water, 2004 Grenville… Read more »