The 2015 WMSE calendar is ready. This year’s calendar features the extraordinary photography of Rich Zimmermann. This outstanding array of photographs includes some of your favorite musicians at some of Milwaukee’s most legendary venues. Including: David Bowie at the Milwaukee Arena, Queen at the Uptown Theater, and even local favorite Short Stuff at Whitefish Bay… Read more »
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: Real Numbers, What Was & What Is, Almost Ready Records Listen Matt: Owen, Other People’s Songs, Polyvinyl Listen Tom: Ormonde, Cartographer/Explorer, Gizeh Listen Sidney: Bis, The New Transistor Heroes [reissue],… Read more »
(3-word description): Vegas-styled Schmaltzy “Entertainmentsplosion”. Milwaukee’s Five Card Studs is the kitschy, Las Vegas-styled revue performing overthe-top versions of ’60’s/’70’s/’80’s hits from their ever-increasing playlist, putting emphasis on the A-sides (and B-sides) by the likes of Humperdink, Diamond, The Spinners and Tom Jones and literally running the gamut of songs from each decade. Showing ace-musicianship… Read more »
We just want to thank everyone for taking the time in letting us know what we give to you. It is our mission to continue to bring you the best in radio. Your response to #WMSEgivesme was very overwhelming. We have the best listeners in the world!
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 »
Dear music lovers and WMSE listeners – this is your brief, weekly look at what’s new: The Knife, Shaken Up Versions, Mute ELEL, “40 Watt” [single], Mom + Pop Mogwai, Music Industry 3, Fitness Industry 1., Rock Action Donora, Ha Ha Heart, Rostrum Bonobo, Flashlight EP, Ninja Tune Girlpool, Girlpool, Wichita Mary J Blige, The London Sessions, Capitol Bug Vs. Earth, Boa/Cold EP, Ninja Tune Parquet… Read more »
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: Melody’s Echo Chamber, “Shirim” [single], Rayon Vert Listen Matt: Cursive, The Ugly Organ [deluxe, reissue], Saddle Creek Listen Tom: Fela, Box Set #3 (Curated by Eno), Knitting Factory Listen Sidney:… Read more »
Whips is a Milwaukee-based indie rock quartet, formed in late 2012. Comprised from both former and current members of Red Knife Lottery, Space Raft, Hot Coffin, The Academy Is, and Call Me Lightning, Whips features Ashley Smith, Christian Hansen, Tyler Chicorel and Andy Mrotek, who bring loud guitars and aggressive vocals and percussion to the… Read more »