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Posts By: Erin Wolf

Local/Live: January 17 – The Glacial Speed

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The Glacial Speed began in 2014 when long time friends and musical collaborators Ashley Altadonna and Mike Carey (both formerly of the band, New Blind Nationals) started writing songs together again after nearly a decade-long hiatus. They were joined by Chris Van Gompel (Ifihadahifi) and Kyle Martin (Kings Horses, Two Room Honeymoon) and started playing… Read more »

Local Lunchbox – Tuesday, January 10, 2017

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Today for the “Local Lunchbox” segment on the Rockleidoscope Show, Erin played for you: Strangers / In Your House by The Fatty Acids Strangers / In Your House by The Fatty Acids [EP] by Canopies Local Lunchbox is brought to you by Outpost Natural Foods. Tune in Wednesday during Squid Inc. with Sid, for your next tasty… Read more »

Weekly Top Airplay: January 10, 2017

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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… Read more »

Local Lunchbox – Monday, January 9, 2017

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Today for the “Local Lunchbox” segment on Armed Fauxes Radio,  Faux Eyes played for you: Local Coverage 2016 by Milwaukee Record   Teen Wiccan single by Fox Face Where’s the Revolution? by Action Stallions Local Lunchbox is brought to you by Outpost Natural Foods. Tune in Tuesday during the Rockleidoscope with Erin for your next tasty treat!

Out This Week: January 9, 2017

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Dear music lovers and WMSE listeners – this is your brief, weekly look at what’s new:   Run the Jewels, Run the Jewels 3, self-released Foxygen, Hang, Jagjaguwar Maria Taylor, In the Next Life, Flower Moon Records Thievery Corporation, Letter to the Editor & Let the Chalice Blaze, ESL Matthew Squires, Tambaleo, Already Dead Tapes… Read more »

Local Lunchbox — Thursday, January 5, 2017

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Today for the “Local Lunchbox” segment on the Von Munz Vinyl Variety Show Eric played for you: Local Lunchbox is brought to you by Outpost Natural Foods. Tune in Friday on Zero Hour with Andy for your next tasty treat!

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: Dungen, Häxan, Mexican Summer Listen Tom: Ben Frost, The Wasp Factory, Bedroom Community Listen Sid: Sleater-Kinney and guests, “Rebel Rebel” [David Bowie cover] Listen Ryan: Siiamese, “Left Me Behind” [single], self-released… Read more »

Local Lunchbox – Wednesday, January 4, 2017

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Today for the “Local Lunchbox” segment on Squid Inc., Sid played for you: Local Coverage 2016 by Milwaukee Record Local Coverage 2016 by Milwaukee Record Teen Wiccan single by Fox Face Ferguson (Single) by Devil Met Contention Talkin Bout Love (Single/DJ Pack) by AUTOMatic Nosebleeds by Soul Low Local Lunchbox is brought to you by Outpost… Read more »

Local/Live: January 10 – Vincent VanGREAT

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  One might first recognize Vincent VanGREAT as a producer from Milwaukee’s SAFS Crew, but recently (and more than ever), his singular name is sticking out since creating and releasing his own material last year. His solo debut UnGREATful, was released in June and at it’s release, he told Milwaukee Record that his “Crew” still majorly influenced his… Read more »

Local Lunchbox – Tuesday, January 3, 2017

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Today for the “Local Lunchbox” segment on the Rockleidoscope Show, Erin played for you: Local Coverage 2016 by Milwaukee Record Local Coverage 2016 by Milwaukee Record Local Coverage 2016 by Milwaukee Record Future Friction by Rx Drugs Astral Hand by Calliope Night & Day by VBIV The Lead Singer Of Genesis by Def Harmonic Local Lunchbox… Read more »

Weekly Top Airplay: January 3, 2017

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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… Read more »

Local Lunchbox – Monday, January 2, 2017

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Today for the “Local Lunchbox” segment on Armed Fauxes Radio, J.d’Cell (subbing for Faux Eyes) played for you: Thalweg by Gauss Sound and Light by NO/NONosebleeds by Soul LowAir Guitar by Sat. Nite Duets Local Lunchbox is brought to you by Outpost Natural Foods. Tune in Tuesday during the Rockleidoscope with Erin for your next tasty treat!

WMSE Picks of 2016

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Maybe there are too many best-of lists by years’ end, but it must be said, that as far as Milwaukee music aficionados go, no group of people knows music, front-to-back, across all genres, than the DJs of WMSE. You see it on our weekly top airplay charts and hear it for yourself on your radios and through your… Read more »

Local Lunchbox – Tuesday, December 20, 2016

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Today for the “Local Lunchbox” segment on the Rockleidoscope Show, Erin played for you: the never ending beginning by All Tiny Creatures the never ending beginning by Collections of Colonies of Bees Songs For Melting Snow by Testa Rosa Local Lunchbox is brought to you by Outpost Natural Foods. Tune in Wednesday during Squid Inc. with Sid,… Read more »

2016 into 2017 (Wrapping Up and Tuning In)

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Dear WMSE listeners, Even the mightiest of the mighty need to get some rest and reinvigorating for the new year ahead!  Team WMSE will be changing up a couple of things until that new year arrives and aside from our holiday-centric programming this week, here’s what to expect until 2017! WMSE’s weekly chart report will be… Read more »

Local Lunchbox – Monday, December 19, 2016

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Today for the “Local Lunchbox” segment on Armed Fauxes Radio, Bill played for you:   Local Lunchbox is brought to you by Outpost Natural Foods. Tune in Tuesday during the Rockleidoscope with Erin for your next tasty treat!

Local Lunchbox — Friday, December 16, 2016

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Today for the “Local Lunchbox” segment on Zero Hour Andy  played for you: Teen Wiccan single by Fox Face The Revenge of The Pukes by The Pukes See You On The Radio – Tigernite Live by Tigernite Local Lunchbox is brought to you by Outpost Natural Foods. Tune in again on Monday on Armed Fauxes Radio with Faux Eyes  for your next… 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: Daniel Bachman, s/t, Three Lobed Listen Tom: Barbara Hannigan, Let Me Tell You, Winter & Winter Listen Sidney: The Ramones, “Merry Christmas, I Don’t Want to Fight Tonight”, Sire… Read more »

Local Lunchbox — Thursday, December 15, 2016

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Today for the “Local Lunchbox” segment on the Von Munz Vinyl Variety Show Eric played for you:     Teen Wiccan single by Fox Face Indonesian Junk by Indonesian Junk Local Lunchbox is brought to you by Outpost Natural Foods. Tune in Friday on Zero Hour with Andy for your next tasty treat!  

Local/Live: December 20 – LBN667

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Milwaukee’s bedroom maestro of ethereally minimalistic electro-hip hop soundscapes a la Boards Of Canada, Casino Versus Japan and The Books is called LBN667 who has been releasing music on SoundCloud, Bandcamp and other avenues since 2012. His most recent release is called Leviathan; expect to hear his newest tracks from that release on Local/Live. Tune into WMSE… Read more »

Local Lunchbox – Monday, December 12, 2016

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Today for the “Local Lunchbox” segment on Armed Fauxes Radio, Bill played for you: The Lead Singer Of Genesis by Def Harmonic Kitchen Voodoo by John The Savage Kitchen Voodoo by John The Savage Local Lunchbox is brought to you by Outpost Natural Foods. Tune in Tuesday during the Rockleidoscope with Erin for your next tasty treat!

Local Lunchbox — Thursday, December 8, 2016

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Today for the “Local Lunchbox” segment on the Von Munz Vinyl Variety Show Eric played for you: Local Lunchbox is brought to you by Outpost Natural Foods. Tune in Friday on Zero Hour with Andy for your next tasty treat!

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: The Velvet Underground, s/t, MGM Listen Tom: Rober Millis, The Lonesome High, Abduction Listen Sidney: Rhett Miller, The Believer, Verve Forecast Listen Ryan: Eisfabrik, Achtzehnhundertunderfroren, NoCut Listen Ruadhan: Against Me!,… Read more »

Local Lunchbox — Wednesday, December 7, 2016

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Today for the “Local Lunchbox” segment on the Squid Inc., Sid played for you:     Local Lunchbox is brought to you by Outpost Natural Foods. Tune in Thursday on the Von Munz Vinyl Variety Show with Eric for your next tasty treat!

Local/Live: December 13 – Dramatic Lovers

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Dramatic Lovers take their name from the Italian anarchists that once upon time, held weekly meetings at the Cactus Club in Bay View, Wisconsin. Like those political crusaders of yesteryear, Dramatic Lovers (the band), have spent the past 20 years or so in various musical incarnations drinking, dreaming and playing shows together at The Cactus Club…. Read more »

Local Lunchbox – Tuesday, December 6, 2016

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Today for the “Local Lunchbox” segment on the Rockleidoscope Show, Erin played for you: Sound and Light by NO/NO Thalweg by Gauss Dead Not Done by Marielle Allschwang Local Lunchbox is brought to you by Outpost Natural Foods. Tune in Wednesday during Squid Inc. with Sid, for your next tasty treat!

Out This Week: December 5, 2016

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Dear music lovers and WMSE listeners – this is your brief, weekly look at what’s new:   Dr. Dog, Abandoned Mansion, self-released Abandoned Mansion by Dr. Dog Bob Dylan, The Real Royal Albert Hall 1966 Concert, Sony Legacy Empty Houses, Holiday EP, Sargent House Holiday – EP by Empty Houses The Last Shadow Puppets, Dream… Read more »

Local Lunchbox – Monday, December 5, 2016

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Today for the “Local Lunchbox” segment on Armed Fauxes Radio, Bill played for you:     Dead Not Done by Marielle Allschwang Six Around One by Old Earth Local Lunchbox is brought to you by Outpost Natural Foods. Tune in Tuesday during the Rockleidoscope with Erin for your next tasty treat!

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: Rx Drugs, Future Friction, self-released Listen Tom: Pauline Oliveros, Reverberations: Tape & Electronic Music 1961 – 1970, Important Records Listen Sidney: Japandroids, “Near to the Wild Heart of Life”… Read more »

Local Lunchbox — Thursday, December 1, 2016

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Today for the “Local Lunchbox” segment on the Von Munz Vinyl Variety Show Eric played for you: Local Lunchbox is brought to you by Outpost Natural Foods. Tune in Friday on Zero Hour with Andy for your next tasty treat!