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Local Lunchbox – Tuesday, August 30, 2016

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Today for the “Local Lunchbox” segment on the Rockleidoscope Show, Erin played for you: Wildwood by The Blue Mooners Nosebleeds by Soul Low Ladders EP by Ladders Future Friction by Rx Drugs 16 Tiny Mountains by Ugly Brothers 16 Tiny Mountains by Ugly Brothers Silk For Life by Caley Conway and the Lucy Cukes Local Lunchbox… Read more »

Out This Week: August 29, 2016

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Dear music lovers and WMSE listeners – this is your brief, weekly look at what’s new:   De La Soul, And the Anonymous Nobody, A.O.I. Angel Olsen, My Woman, Jagjaguwar Mild High Club, Skiptracing, Stones Throw Cass McCombs, Mangy Love, Anti- Bibio, The Serious [EP], Warp Dex Romweber, Carrboro, Bloodshot Nathan Bowles, Whole and Cloven,… 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: Shilpa Ray, Paisley 7″, Northern Spy Listen Tom: Builders, Beatin Hearts, Grapefruit Listen Sidney: Matthew Sweet, Girlfriend, Zoo Entertainment Listen Jay: Adversity, Figure Out, KROD Listen Ryan: Aesthetic Perfection “LAX“ [single], Close… Read more »

Local Lunchbox — Wednesday, August 24, 2016

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Today for the “Local Lunchbox” segment on Squid Inc., Mike (subbing for Sid) played for you: Hot Coffin by Hot Coffin 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!  

Local/Live: August 30 – Something To Do

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    “Something To Do is a long-running rock & roll & ska band from Milwaukee, WI.  S2D (not STD) has played in 16 states, sold thousands of CDs and recently wrote the theme song for a Paul Reubens-hosted show called “Gigglefudge” for Adult Swim on the Cartoon Network. “In September, Something To Do is… Read more »

Local Lunchbox – Tuesday, August 23, 2016

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Today for the “Local Lunchbox” segment on the Rockleidoscope Show, Erin played for you: Staring at the Sun by Faux Fiction Hot Coffin by Hot Coffin Astral Hand by Calliope So Live, So Devastating by Indonesian Junk Local Lunchbox is brought to you by Outpost Natural Foods. Tune in Wednesday during Squid Inc. with Sid, for your… Read more »

Weekly Top Airplay: Tuesday, August 23, 2016

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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 – Monday, August 22, 2016

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Today for the “Local Lunchbox” segment on Armed Fauxes Radio, Bill played for you: The Revenge of The Pukes by The Pukes Set Your Life On Fire by Tapebenders Local Lunchbox is brought to you by Outpost Natural Foods. Tune in Tuesday during the Rockleidoscope with Erin for your next tasty treat!

Out This Week: August 22, 2016

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Dear music lovers and WMSE listeners – this is your brief, weekly look at what’s new: Crystal Castles, Amnesty (I), Republic Slow Club, One Day All Of This Won’t Matter Anymore, Moshi Moshi Mass Gothic, Sup Goth EP, Sub Pop Tobacco, Sweatbox Dynasty, Ghostly International Carl Broemel, 4th of July, Thirty Tigers Compass: Mexican Institute… 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: Preoccupations, s/t, Jagjaguwar Listen Tom: Ennio Morricone, La Cugina OST, Overdrive Listen Sidney: Pkew Pkew Pkew, s/t, Royal Mountain Records Listen Jay: Edhochuli, Dream Warriors, A-F Records Listen Ryan:… Read more »

Local Lunchbox – Thursday, August 18, 2016

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Today for the “Local Lunchbox” segment on the Von Munz Vinyl Variety Show Eric played for you: Force of Nurture by Midnight Reruns Post-Apocalypso (Album) by Midwest Death Rattle PLANET SKIN by PILES Slow Walker s/t LP by Slow Walker Local Lunchbox is brought to you by Outpost Natural Foods. Tune in Friday on Zero Hour with… Read more »

Local/Live: August 23 – Trapper Schoepp

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“On Rangers & Valentines, Schoepp continues to write narrative-driven songs, something he’s improved on from his first two albums, 2009’s Lived and Moved and 2011’s Run, Engine, Run. He drops his characters into adrenaline-filled situations – diseases, natural disasters, even war – to see how they endure in the face of danger. It may sound… Read more »

Local Lunchbox — Wednesday, August 17, 2016

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Today for the “Local Lunchbox” segment on Squid Inc., Mike (subbing for Sid) played for you: Fire by Devil Met Contention Post-Apocalypso (Album) by Midwest Death Rattle 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: Tuesday, August 16, 2016

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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 16, 2016

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Today for the “Local Lunchbox” segment on the Rockleidoscope Show, Erin played for you: GENAU by GENAU Sound and Light by NO/NO   Caution 3.25.16 by LUXI Saye Lonnie by Ladders   Local Lunchbox is brought to you by Outpost Natural Foods. Tune in Wednesday during Squid Inc. with Sid, for your next tasty treat!

Keeping It Real at Eaux Claires 2016

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It hasn’t been very long since the last note rang out at Foster Farms in Eau Claire, Wisconsin, home to the second annual Eaux Claires music festival, yet to the many festival attendees, it’s still a vivid, woodsy + sonic memory. While the weather was questionable the first evening, the lineup for the festival that… Read more »

Out This Week: August 15, 2016

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Dear music lovers and WMSE listeners – this is your brief, weekly look at what’s new:   Russian Circles, Guidance, Sargent House High Waisted, On Ludlow, self-released Atmosphere, Fishing Blues, Rhymesayers Ryley Walker, Golden Sings That Have Been Sung, Dead Oceans Blind Pilot, And Then Like Lions, ATO Pascal Pinon, Sunder, Morr Chris Staples, Golden… Read more »

Local Lunchbox – Monday, August 15, 2016

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

Eaux Claires 2016

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“Our mission for Eaux Claires is to create a deeply meaningful experience of togetherness and expression. We feel like everyone, whether interested in the fashion of popularized music or not, will be entertained, moved, and surprised by our festival.  The inaugural edition proved that Eaux Claires can inspire and generate power beyond just the big… 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: BADBADNOTGOOD, IV, Innovative Leisure Listen Tom: Daphne Oram, Oramics, Paradigm Discs Listen Sidney: Mark Lanegan and Dave Gahan, “Cat People (Putting Out Fire)”, self-released Listen Jay: Antillectual, Engage!, Redfield… Read more »

Local Lunchbox – Thursday, August 11, 2016

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Today for the “Local Lunchbox” segment on the Von Munz Vinyl Variety Show Eric played for you:       Local Lunchbox is brought to you by Outpost Natural Foods. Tune in Friday on Zero Hour with Andy for your next tasty treat!

Local/Live: August 16 – Whiskey of the Damned @ Club Garibaldi’s

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WMSE is happy to present Local/Live with Whiskey of the Damned, broadcasting live from Club Garibaldi – 2501 S. Superior Street — on Tuesday, August 16th. Join WMSE and Milwaukee’s Whiskey of the Damned by listening over the airwaves or by participating as an audience member in another installment of WMSE’s dynamic ‘Local/Live at Club Garibaldi’s’… Read more »

Local Lunchbox — Wednesday, August 10, 2016

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Today for the “Local Lunchbox” segment on Squid Inc., Mike (subbing for Sid) played for you: Hot Coffin by Hot Coffin 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: Tuesday, August 9, 2016

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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 9, 2016

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Today for the “Local Lunchbox” segment on the Rockleidoscope Show, Erin played for you: Wildwood by The Blue Mooners Wildwood by The Blue Mooners Wildwood by The Blue Mooners Wildwood by The Blue Mooners 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 8, 2016

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Dear music lovers and WMSE listeners – this is your brief, weekly look at what’s new:   Thee Oh Sees, A Weird Exits, Castle Face Haley Bonar, Impossible Dream, Thirty Tigers Ages and Ages, Something to Ruin, Partisan Field Mouse, Episodic, Topshelf Bossacucanova, The Best of Bossacucanova, Six Degrees KLLO, Well Worn, Ghostly International Flamingods,… 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: Timber Timbre, s/t, Arts & Crafts Listen Tom: King Crimson, Live In Toronto 2015, DGM Listen Sidney: out of the office! Jay: Hot Coffin, s/t, self-released Listen Ryan: Alan Vega and… Read more »

Local Lunchbox — Wednesday, August 3, 2016

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Today for the “Local Lunchbox” segment on Squid Inc., Mike (subbing for Sid) played for you: MF Shuffle by Mike Fredrickson   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!