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Posts By: Erin Wolf

Weekly Top Airplay: October 14, 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: October 14, 2014

Dear music lovers and WMSE listeners – this is your brief, weekly look at what’s new: We Were Promised Jetpacks, Unraveling, FatCat Sallie Ford, Slap Back, Vanguard Mark Lanegan, Phantom Radio, Vagrant Kindness, Otherness, Mom + Pop Elliott Brood, Work and Love, Paper Bag Balmorhea, Balmorhea + HEIR, self-released Primus, Primus & The Chocolate Factory with the Fungi Ensemble, ATO Streets of Laredo, Volume I and II,… 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: Peaking Lights, Cosmic Logic, Weird World/Domino Listen Matt: Lotus Ash, The Word of God, self-released Listen Tom: King Crimson, Road to Red, DGM Listen Sidney: Weezer, The British Are… Read more »

Local/Live: October 14 – Aluar Pearls (live at Todd Wehr Conference Center)

The Aluar Pearls are a nine-piece, full of soul-explosive Afro-beat and Creole sounds from the gritty heart of Milwaukee. The Aluar Pearls were formed in mid-2013 by Bryan Rogers and Matthew Wilson, musical collaborators for more than a decade, as a songwriting outlet to explore a shared love of West African Highlife music and Afro-beat…. Read more »

Weekly Top Airplay: October 7, 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: October 7, 2014

Dear music lovers and WMSE listeners – this is your brief, weekly look at what’s new: Peaking Lights, Cosmic Logic, Weird World Marianne Faithfull, “Late Victorian Holocaust” -single-, Easy Sound Hozier, Hozier, Columbia Caribou, Our Love, Merge Allo Darlin’, We Come From the Same Place, Slumberland Zola Jesus, Taiga, Mute Dead Milkmen, Pretty Music for Pretty People, self-released Wampire, Bazaar, Polyvinyl Useless Eaters, Bleeding Moon, Castle Face Broods, Evergreen, Capitol

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: Zammuto, Anchor, Temporary Residence Ltd. Listen Matt: Beach Slang, Cheap Thrills On a Dead End Street, Tiny Engines Listen Tom: The Saints, Prehistoric Sounds, Harvest Listen Sidney: Shovels and Rope, Birmingham, Dualtone Records… Read more »

Local/Live: October 7 – Stacian

STACIAN is the minimal synth project of Milwaukee native Dania Luck.  Employing a barrage of analog and digital drum machines and synthesizers, STACIAN could be described as cold wave, synthpop or, more simply, dark electronic dance music.   Influences lay within the spheres of post-punk, industrial, no-wave, kraut rock, 80’s style synth pop, and experimental… Read more »