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Posts By: Erin Wolf

Local/Live: November 18 – Hideous Replica

Hideous Replica is Dan Hintz and Frank Rose, a Milwaukee noise duo. Hideous Replica heavily amplifies very quiet field recordings, in order to reveal the hidden structures found within near-silence. The result is typically a sublime howl or drone. Tune into 91.7 FM WMSE on Tuesday, November 18th to hear a live set from Milwaukee’s… Read more »

Short and Sweet: WMSE Talks to Nots

Memphis punk quartet, Nots, bring the noise (and the keys) like a sister from another mister of long-gone 90s band, Six Finger Satellite. The band’s spunky but punky sound is high energy, a bit droll and a lot of fun. WMSE talked to leader of the pack, Natalie Hoffman, before the band invades the small… Read more »

Weekly Top Airplay: November 11, 2014

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: November 11, 2014

Dear music lovers and WMSE listeners – this is your brief, weekly look at what’s new: TV On the Radio, Seeds, Harvest Marianne Faithfull, Give My Love to London, Easy Sound Recording Company Jon Hopkins, Asleep Versions, Domino Hail Mary Mallon, Bestiary, Rhymesayers YACHT, Where Does This Disco?, Downtown Lene Fayre, OKO, Semper Augustus The Jazz June, After the Earthquake, TopShelf Close Talker, Flux, Nevado Arca, Xen, Mute… 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: Vashti Bunyan, Heartleap, FatCat Listen Matt: Bob Dylan & the Band, The Basement Tapes Complete: The Bootleg Series Volume 11, Columbia Records Listen Tom: The Coathangers / These Arms Are Snakes, Sex Beat 7″,… Read more »

Local/Live: November 11 – Extra Crispy Brass Band (live at Todd Wehr Conference Center)

The Extra Crispy Brass Band (or EC Brass Band or ECBB) plays New Orleans-style brass band music inspired by the great contemporary bands such as the Dirty Dozen, Hot Eight, Rebirth, and New Birth Brass Bands as well as traditional outfits such as the Olympia and Mahogany Brass Bands. The EC Brass Band’s repertoire includes… Read more »

Weekly Top Airplay: November 4, 2014

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: November 4, 2014

Dear music lovers and WMSE listeners – this is your brief, weekly look at what’s new: Panda Bear, Mr Noah, Domino Hookworms, The Hum, Weird World Los Straitjackets, Deke Dickerson Sings the Great Instrumental Hits, Yep Roc Gruff Rhys, American Interior, OVNI Run the Jewels, Run the Jewels 2, Mass Appeal Bruiser Queen, Sweet Static, Boxing Clever Deerhoof, La Isla Bonita, Polyvinyl Steve Reich, Radio Rewrite, Nonesuch Lolawolf, Calm… 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: Panda Bear, Mr Noah, Domino Listen Matt: Lagwagon, Hang, Fat Wreck Chords Listen Tom: AnD, Cosmic Microwave Background, Electric Deluxe Listen Sidney: King Tuff, Black Moon Spell, Sub Pop Listen Chris: Neil… Read more »