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Weekly Top Airplay: May 13, 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: May 13, 2014

Dear music lovers and WMSE listeners — this is your brief, weekly look at what’s new: Mirah, Changing Light, K Records Me First and the Gimme Gimmes, Are We Not Men? We Are Diva!, Fat Wreck Chords Seun Kuti & Egypt 80, A Long Way to the Beginng, KFR Tobacco, Ultima II Massage, Ghostly International Mia Dyson, Idyllwyld, Black Door Atmosphere, Southsiders, Rhymesayers Son Lux, Alternate Worlds EP, Joyful… 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: Jolie Holland, Wine Dark Sea, Anti- Listen Matt: Banner Pilot, Souvenir, Fat Wrech Chords Listen Tom: Vokokesh, Shadows of Things Past, Krauted Mind Records Listen Justin: Nick Cave and Warren Ellis, West of Memphis,Legacy Recordings Listen… Read more »

Local/Live: May 13 – GGOOLLDD

“GGOOLLDD is awesome, if you’re into that sort of thing.” From the airwaves of WMSE, to the posts of CMJ, newbie Milwaukee group GGOOLLDD has been turning up a lot of praise for their electro-pop ditties. Tune into WMSE’s Local/Live at 6pm on Tuesday, May 13th to hear for yourself. Follow: Facebook Listen: Bandcamp

Weekly Top Airplay: May 6, 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 »

Local/Live: May 6 – Zach Pietrini & the Broken Bones

Zach Pietrini & the Broken Bones  walk the fence between worlds:  grit and optimism, old and new, folk and roots with a rock libido.  Although Americana at its core and crafted from blues, Pietrini and the Broken Bones offer up a world of comfortable influences that are delightfully familiar; American roots music, outlaw country, and… Read more »

Weekly Top Airplay: April 29, 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: April 29, 2014

Dear music lovers and WMSE listeners — this is your brief, weekly look at what’s new: FM Belfast, Brighter Days, self-released MO, No Mythologies to Follow, RCA Rodrigo y Gabriela, 9 Dead Alive, ATO Survival Knife, Loose Power, Glacial Pace Old 97′s, Most Messed Up, ATO Damon Albarn, Everyday Robots, Warner Bros. Historian, Shelf Life, Gazelle Papercuts, Life Among the Savages, Easy Sound Fresh &… Read more »

View Spring Membership Drive Thank-You Gifts

For a one-time gift of $180 or a sustaining gift of just $15 per month, you will be the first on you block with the WMSE pro-vinyl messenger/record bag. Along with a pocket for a laptop, an mp3 player, and some headphones, it fits records! About 2 dozen be exact. For a one-time gift of $120 or a sustaining… Read more »

A Trip to Bandcamp With: Dream Attics

Shane English and Nick Tovarek’s latest project, Dream Attics is a subtle bedroom-eyes mix of easy beats and smooth vocals. Their broad experience influences the core of their unified sound – English (of the Gazzetiers) and Tovarek (of Kane Place Record Club) and Dream Attics has been receiving quite a bit of local media attention… Read more »