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Posts By: Erin Wolf

#wmse34 – Dewey Gill of the Sunday Big Band Show

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About the photo: Dewey at WMSE, sometime in the 90s. Who was the first artist you played as a WMSE DJ ? “I’m Cramped” by the Cramps. I was trained by Dean of the Big Daddy Dean (Dean Hawk) show and they were my favorite artist at the time, so that’s why I picked them…. Read more »

#wmse34 – Jeff Duris of Alternative Bliss

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About the photo: Picture is from first state ID card; my 18th birthday. What is the first song you remember playing on the air on WMSE (or first artist or album)? “Transmission” by Joy Division What is the first musician or band you remember interviewing? What year? Keith Bauer, bass player for the Violet Hour,… Read more »

The [Loft] Office List

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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: Courtney Barnett, The Double EP: A Sea of Split Peas, Milk! Records Listen Matt: The Rutabega, Shiny Destinations, Triple Eye Industries Listen Tom: Andrew Hill, Andrew!!!, Blue Note Listen… Read more »

Local/Live: March 17 – Ara

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Ara is a four-piece progressive/technical death metal band, featuring members of the bands Northless and Concentric. Ara began in early 2012 as a culmination of the desires of one Jerry Hauppa and Erik Stenglein to play in a death metal project that borrowed from their influences, without being mere carbon copies. Both Jerry and Erik have/had… Read more »

Weekly Top Airplay: March 9, 2015

WMSE’s program hosts constantly search through the latest releases, and feature the best in all genres on their weekly shows. At WMSE, there is no Program Director creating daily playlists, so what you hear is a reflection of the knowledge, interests, and personalities of our dedicated on-air staff. The albums on the weekly Top Airplay list… Read more »

Out This Week: March 9, 2015

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Dear music lovers and WMSE listeners – this is your brief, weekly look at what’s new: Will Butler, Policy, Merge Yumi Zouma, EP I and EP II, Cascine Ryley Walker, Primrose Green, Dead Oceans     ECID, Pheromone Heavy, Fill In the Breaks Houndstooth, No News From Home, No Quarter Evans the Death, Expect Delays,… Read more »

The [Loft] Office List

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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: Matthew E. White, Fresh Blood, Domino Listen Matt: Torche, Restarter, Relapse Listen Tom: We Will Fail, Verstorung 2.0, Monotype Listen Sidney: Matt and Kim, New Glow, Fader Listen Jay:… Read more »

Local/Live: March 10 – Dryhouse Ruins

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Dryhouse Ruins parts are more recognizable than their sum: Damian Strigens currently of Testa Rosa and formerly of Field Report and many more, Jim Warchol, formerly of Sometime Sweet Susan and currently of Death Blues, and Jeff Mitchell, formerly of Field Report and known around town for his solo material, all come together to form… Read more »

Out This Week: March 2, 2015

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Dear music lovers and WMSE listeners – this is your brief, weekly look at what’s new:   Lady Lamb the Beekeeper, After, Mom + Pop Matthew E. White, Fresh Blood, Domino self-release lowercase letters, lowercase letters, self-released Go Betty Go, Reboot, self-released Purity Ring, Another Eternity, 4AD Summer Cannibals, Show Us Your Mind, New Moss Of Montreal, Aureate Gloom, Polyvinyl Moon Duo, Shadow of the Sun, Sacred Bones