Blog Posts

13 Annual Rockabilly Chili Tickets to go on sale at 8am – Monday, November 24

As a special thank you to our supporters we are offering a special deal on tickets to the 13th annual Rockabilly Chili Fundraiser happening Sunday, March 1st at MSOE’s Kern Center. Buy four tickets you get your fifth ticket free. This offer for tickets will go on sale Monday, also known as “WMSE Thanksgiving.”  If you have a… 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: Ariel Pink, Pom Pom, 4AD Listen Matt: The Band In Heaven, The Boys of Summer of Sam, Hozac Listen Tom: Cecil Lytle, The Complete Piano Music of Georges Gurdjieff and… Read more »

Local/Live: November 25 – Greetings From the Imposter

We are a DJ duo. We are a recording trio. We are a multi-person, multimedia live rock n’ roll experience. We are what we wanna be. The Shepherd Express writes “[Greetings From The Imposter] goes beyond being a band into a grander scale of entertainment enterprise”. Dance music styles come and go and come around again… Read more »

Weekly Top Airplay: November 18, 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 18, 2014

Dear music lovers and WMSE listeners – this is your brief, weekly look at what’s new:   Mr. Gnome, The Heart Of a Dark Star, El Marko Laleh, Boom EP, Island Rancid, …Honor Is All We Know, Hellcat/Epitaph Melody’s Echo Chamber, Shirim [single], Rayon Vert Bryan Ferry, Avonmore, BMG Ariel Pink, Pom Pom, 4AD Oh… Read more »

Thank You – You Made It Work

  We are thrilled and overwhelmed by the support you, Milwaukee, have shown us.  Our goal was set and through the fearless leadership of Tom Crawford, the incredible performance of our DJs and the endurance of our team of volunteers we made it.  We managed to exceed our expectations.  Sonia’s Blues Drive is one for… Read more »

Membership Drive Shift Workers — Day 7

During our Membership Drive, we want to make sure you know who is on the air working hard to create the the very best radio. 1st Shift 6 – 9 a.m. – Drew, Poundcake Punk 9 a.m. – noon – Grasscutter Andy, Shopkeeper Ken, The 5 and Dime Show Noon – 3 p.m. – Von… Read more »

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 »