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Posts By: Erin Wolf

Local/Live: November 4 – Cavewives

The Cavewives is a soulful, psychedelic rock band from Milwaukee, Wisconsin. Forming in early 2013, the band anticipates the release of their debut album, Be The Dog, on Saturday, November 1, 2014 at Linneman’s Riverwest Inn. The album skillfully meanders through multiple genres, such as the blues-fusion synthesis pioneered by artists like Cream and Hendrix,… Read more »

Weekly Top Airplay: October 28, 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 28, 2014

Dear music lovers and WMSE listeners – this is your brief, weekly look at what’s new: Blind Shake, Breakfast of Failures, Goner Medicine, Home Everywhere, Captured Tracks Steve Reich, Radio Rewrite, Nonesuch Sleater-Kinney, Start Kinney, Sub Pop Vashti Bunyan, Heartleap, DiCristina/FatCat Jessie Ware, Tough Love, Interscope James Farm, City Folk, Nonesuch Dels, The Petals Have Fallen, Big Dada Haerts, Haerts, Columbia Chris Forsyth and the Solar Motel Band, Intensity Ghost, No Quarter

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: Shellac, Dude Incredible, Touch & Go Listen Matt: White Reaper, White Reaper, Polyvinyl Listen Tom: Calliope, ORBIS, self-released Listen Sidney: Rural Alberta Advantage, Mended With Gold, Paper Bag Listen Chris: Wilco, A… Read more »

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 »