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Posts By: Erin Wolf

Local/Live: November 19 – Hothouse Barkers

Milwaukee’s Hothouse Barkers are a “rock, funk, jazz, punk, blues-based extravaganza” featuring Cory Tcheng on guitar/vocals, Nathan Conradon bass/vocals, Mike Lukaszewiczon keys/Vocals and Chaz Parker on drums. The newly-minted band visits WMSE on Tuesday, November 19th to premiere their tunes for Local/Live before they play a show on December 6th at Fire On Water. Listen in… Read more »

Weekly Top Airplay: November 12, 2013

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 play lists, 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 »

Linky McLinkster: The Week, The Weekend and WMSE

words by Cal Roach We hate to say it, Milwaukee, but…it might be time to start thinking about holiday shopping. We’re NOT saying you ought to put up decorations and lights and start playing Christmas music! But it just so happens that Saturday at Turner Hall they’re having this thing called the Urban Garage Sale,… Read more »

Weekly Top Airplay: November 5, 2013

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 play lists, 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/Live: November 5 – Faux Fir

Geography, technology, humanities and psychology. These are not majors but rather minors that have brought Ryan Rupprecht, Adam Bartell, Will Boucher and Jake Brahm together to record as Faux Fir. Their new album Fashionable Life spans the globe with members on opposite coasts and a producer in Kenya. Tune into WMSE at 8pm tonight to… Read more »

Linky McLinkster: The Week, The Weekend and WMSE

  words by Cal Roach Hey Milwaukee, if you’re reading this before 6 p.m. on Friday, that means the pledge drive is still going on–what are you waiting for?? It’s not like you can’t donate your hard-won dollars and cents any time you feel like it, but rest assured, WMSE needs ‘em. We know a… Read more »

Short and Sweet: WMSE Talks to Dresses

Newbie west coast pop band, Dresses’ debut album title, Sun Shy is just the title one might expect from a sweet pop band from one of the rainiest and grayest parts of the country, but the songs are undeniably un-shy and sun-laden with assertive sweetness melting from the voice of Timothy Heller (the girl in the… Read more »

Weekly Top Airplay: October 29, 2013

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 play lists, 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 »

Linky McLinkster: The Week, The Weekend and WMSE

  words by Cal Roach A couple times a year, perhaps not coincidentally right around pledge drive time, we like to remind anyone reading this lil’ roundup of stuff to do around town that a lot of these great shows and events wouldn’t be possible without this lil’ radio station. WMSE works to bring a… Read more »