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Posts By: Erin Wolf

Weekly Top Airplay: August 29, 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 – Tuesday, August 29, 2017

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Today for the “Local Lunchbox” segment on the Rockleidoscope Show, Erin played for you:   Cheer Up by Soul Low Vinyl Noise Beer Vol. 2 by Kate Moths Traps by Static Eyes     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: August 28, 2017

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Dear music lovers and WMSE listeners – this is your brief, weekly look at what’s new:   Alex Cameron, Forced Witness, Secretly Canadian Grieves, Running Wild, Rhymesayers Jolie Holland and Samantha Parton, Wildflower Blues, Cinquefoil Liars, TFCF, Mute Lisa LeBlanc, Why You Wanna Leave, Runaway Queen?, Bonsound Motorhead, Under Cover, Self-released / Silver Lining Oh… Read more »

Local Lunchbox – Monday, August 28, 2017

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Today for the “Local Lunchbox” segment on Armed Fauxes Radio, Faux Eyes played for you: Traps by Static Eyes Traps by Static Eyes FREE SINGLE by Indonesian Junk Expeller by PILES     Cheer Up by Soul Low Evacuate The Earth by Evacuate the Earth Local Lunchbox is brought to you by Outpost Natural Foods…. 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: Grizzly Bear, Painted Ruins, RCA Listen Tom: Hawkwind, Space Ritual, UA Listen Sid: Fox Face, Teen Wiccan, Self-released Listen Ryan: Lucidstatic, Deception, Tympanik Listen Nickie:  Kesha, Rainbow, Kemosabe Records… Read more »

Local Lunchbox – Thursday, August 24th, 2017

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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 Phylums – Phylum Phyloid by Dirtnap Records Slow Walker s/t LP by Slow Walker The Ride by Whips Local Lunchbox is brought to you by Outpost Natural Foods. Tune… Read more »

Local/Live: August 29th – Bootleg Bessie

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Experience a modern revival of the classic Southern Delta Blues sound with Milwaukee three-piece, Bootleg Bessie. Mark Becker (bass), Josh Rauen (guitar + lead vocals) and Richard “Dicky” Paul (drums) pay tribute to American roots rock with high-energy, instrumental improvisations, exploring artists who helped influence the tried and true classic rock sound. The band’s latest release, Here… Read more »

Local Lunchbox – Wednesday, August 23, 2017

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Today for the “Local Lunchbox” segment on Squid Inc., Sid played for you: Heywood by Twin Brother The Ride by Whips I’ll Run Away / Turn To Stone by Indonesian Junk Spectator Sports by Midnight Reruns Expeller by PILES Local Lunchbox is brought to you by Outpost Natural Foods. Tune in Thursday during the Von Munz Vinyl… Read more »

Weekly Top Airplay: August 22, 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 – Tuesday, August 22, 2017

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Today for the “Local Lunchbox” segment on the Rockleidoscope Show, Alien Andred (subbing for Erin) played for you:   Where’s the Revolution? by Action Stallions The Ride by Whips 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: August 21, 2017

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Dear music lovers and WMSE listeners – this is your brief, weekly look at what’s new: A Giant Dog, Toy, Merge Baby In Vain, More Nothing, Partisan Bob and Gene, If This World Were Mine, Daptone Charlie Parr, Dog, Red House Dent May, Across the Multiverse, Carpark Gogol Bordello, Seekers and Finders, Cooking Vinyl Iron… 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: Kelley Stoltz, Que Aura, Castle Face Listen Tom: Pete Seeger, Songs of Struggle and Protest 1930-50, Smithsonian Folkways Listen Sid: Matt Pond PA, Still Summer, 131 Records Listen Ryan: Doom Electronics Vol I, Monsters… Read more »

Local Lunchbox – Thursday, August 17, 2017

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Today for the “Local Lunchbox” segment on the Von Munz Vinyl Variety Show Eric played for you:   Rubicon by Space Raft Rubicon by Space Raft Rubicon by Space Raft The Ride by Whips Future Hits by Platinum Boys Buzz by Platinum Boys Local Lunchbox is brought to you by Outpost Natural Foods. Tune in Friday on Zero… Read more »

Local/Live: August 22nd – Snag

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Snag confronts themes of antipathy for late-capitalism, police violence, and environmental catastrophe with fury and despair. Theirs is a generation with a deep sense of injustice and impending loss. They draw influence from the early 2000s touchstones City of Caterpillar, Majority Rule, and Brand New, bands that informed an adolescent sneer that has matured into… Read more »

Local Lunchbox – Wednesday, August 16, 2017

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Today for the “Local Lunchbox” segment on Squid Inc., Sid played for you:       Buzz by Platinum Boys     PRF BBQ MKE Band Sampler by PRF BBQ MKE Band Sampler Make Believe b/w Made It My Own by Dramatic Lovers   Local Lunchbox is brought to you by Outpost Natural Foods. Tune in… Read more »

Weekly Top Airplay: August 15, 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 – Tuesday, August 15, 2017

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Today for the “Local Lunchbox” segment on the Rockleidoscope Show, Erin played for you: Make Believe b/w Made It My Own by Dramatic Lovers Two Torches, at a Place Where Three Roads Meet by Old Earth Local Lunchbox is brought to you by Outpost Natural Foods. Tune in Wednesday during Squid Inc. with Sid for your next tasty… Read more »

Out This Week: August 14, 2017

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Dear music lovers and WMSE listeners – this is your brief, weekly look at what’s new:   Cloakroom, Time Well, Relapse El Ten Eleven, Unusable Love [EP], El Ten Eleven EMA, Exile In The Outer Ring, City Slang Exile In The Outer Ring by EMA Kelley Stoltz, Que Aura, Castle Face Monk Parker, Crown Of… Read more »

Local Lunchbox – Monday, August 14, 2017

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Today for the “Local Lunchbox” segment on Armed Fauxes Radio, Faux Eyes 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!

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: Art Feynman, Blast Off Through the Wicker, Western Vinyl Listen Tom: 18 Rays, 18 Rays [EP], Antinote Listen Sid: American Lips, Kiss the Void, Ancient Fashion Listen Ryan: Liebknecht,… Read more »

Local Lunchbox – Thursday, August 10, 2017

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Today for the “Local Lunchbox” segment on the Von Munz Vinyl Variety Show Eric played for you: The Ride by Whips Ice Cream by Ramma Lamma Sea of Red // Brujo 7″ (Romanus Records) by Calliope Road Kill From Outer Space 7″ by Brain-Bats Spectator Sports by Midnight Reruns Urgency Squad by Xposed 4Heads Local Lunchbox is… Read more »

Local/Live: August 15th – Rose of the West

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Milwaukee’s Rose of the West creates cinematic and dreamy synth-pop with a dark side, juxtaposing both cool and warm atmospherics, lead by Gina Barrington’s otherworldly vocals. Barrington’s knack for storytelling on the band’s debut singles – “Hunters Will” and “Love & War” – lends depth to those cool and warm sounds where nothing is as it seems,… Read more »

Local Lunchbox – Wednesday, August 9, 2017

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

Weekly Top Airplay: August 8, 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 – Tuesday, August 8, 2017

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Today for the “Local Lunchbox” segment on the Rockleidoscope Show, Erin played for you:   Cheer Up by Soul Low Cheer Up by Soul Low Cheer Up by Soul Low           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: August 7, 2017

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Dear music lovers and WMSE listeners – this is your brief, weekly look at what’s new:   The Bombay Royale, Run Kitty Run, HopeStreet Coast Modern, Coast Modern, +1/300 Entertainment Downtown Boys, Cost Of Living, Sub Pop Girl Ray, Earl Grey, Moshi Moshi Guantanamo Baywatch, Desert Center, Suicide Squeeze Desert Center by Guantanamo Baywatch KMFDM,… Read more »

Local Lunchbox – Monday, August 7, 2017

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Today for the “Local Lunchbox” segment on Armed Fauxes Radio, Faux Eyes played for you:   Evacuate The Earth by Evacuate the Earth Geometric Universe (LP) by LUXI       The Other End of the Knife by Bad Bread Dawn Of The Chupacoctopus by Ratbatspider   Local Lunchbox is brought to you by Outpost… 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: See Through Dresses, Horse of the Other World, Tiny Engines Listen Tom: Prong, Zero Days, Steamhammer Listen Sid: 68’s, Two Parts Viper, Cooking Vinyl Listen Ryan: lac Kolor, 24U, Vol. 03, self-released Listen Nickie: ANTI, Rihanna, Westbury Road Entertainment… Read more »

Local Lunchbox – Thursday, August 3, 2017

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Today for the “Local Lunchbox” segment on the Von Munz Vinyl Variety Show Eric played for you: The Revenge of The Pukes by The Pukes Phylums – Phylum Phyloid by Dirtnap Records     Buzz by Platinum Boys Local Lunchbox is brought to you by Outpost Natural Foods. Tune in Friday on Zero Hour with Andy for your next… Read more »

Local/Live: Tuesday, August 8th: Chill On the Hill Live Broadcast with HI/Jack, The Revomatics and Max & the Invaders

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WMSE is very excited to team up with the weekly local summertime institution of Chill On the Hill in Bay View’s Humboldt Park for an inaugural broadcast of the live concert series on the WMSE airwaves on Tuesday, August 8th. Join Local/Live hosts Erin and Cal as they introduce the performers for the night (HI/Jack, the Revomatics… Read more »