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Out This Week: April 7, 2015

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Dear music lovers and WMSE listeners – this is your brief, weekly look at what’s new: Nadine Shah, Fast Food, Apollo Laura Marling, Short Movie, Ribbon Weed, Running Back, Lefse Pow!, Fight Fire, Castle Face Toro Y Moi, What For?, Carpark Marriages, “Santa Sangre”, Sargent House Tei Shei, Verde EP, Mom + Pop Waxahatchee, Ivy Tripp, Merge PINS, “Hybrid Moments”, Bella Union Taraf De Haidouks, Of Lovers Gamblers and Parachute… Read more »

Local Lunchbox – Thursday, April 2, 2015

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Today for the “Local Lunchbox” segment on the Von Munz Vinyl Variety Show, Eric played for you: The Bleed song played was actually “Flat Tire”, but we’re subbing another (no available audio for the other one). PLUS these were also played: “Ride Free” and “Cool Like That” from Platinum Boys and “Little Sassy Francis” from… 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: Wand, Golem, In the Red Listen Matt: Earl Sweatshirt, I Don’t Like Sh*t, I Don’t Go Outside, Sony Listen Tom: Louis Sclavis Quartet, Silk and Salt Melodies, ECM Listen… Read more »

Local Lunchbox – Wednesday, April 1, 2015

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Today for the “Local Lunchbox” segment on Squid Inc., Sid played for you: Greatest Lakes is the first Milwaukee band I fell in love with! ~ Sid   Local Lunchbox is brought to you by Outpost Natural Foods. Tune in tomorrow on the Von Munz Vinyl Variety Show for your next tasty treat!

Local/Live: April 7 – The Brian Wurch Band

“The Brian Wurch Band started out as ‘The Gigolo’s” playing on Water Street in the 90’s for tips and laughs. Phil the “human jukebox” Baldus aka Pilo B lead the way on lead vocals and Dennis “Daredevil” Dykstra on drums and vocals, Brian on guitar and vocals, Add Tom “Ironman” Plutshack on the bass. “Brian… Read more »

Listen Back: Local/Live with Soup Moat

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Local/Live this week brought WMSE listeners the sludge-y goodness of Milwaukee quartet, Soup Moat. The band is celebrating a new release — Enjoy Your Hobbies — on Milwaukee’s Triple Eye Industries and has been out and about on the Milwaukee scene, playing shows at Cocoon Room, Borg Ward and more, recently. Thanks to the band for swinging… Read more »

Weekly Top Airplay: March 31, 2015

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: March 31, 2015

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Dear music lovers and WMSE listeners – this is your brief, weekly look at what’s new:   Doldrums, The Air Conditioned Nightmare, Sub Pop The Staves, If I Was, Nonesuch   Lower Dens, Escape From Evil, Domino Alex Cuba, Healer, Caracol   Boxed In, Boxed In, Nettwerk William Elliott Whitmore, Radium Death, Anti- The Soft Moon, Deeper, Captured Tracks Pokey LaFarge, Something In the Water, Rounder Sufjan Stevens, Carrie… 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: The Jon Spencer Blues Explosion, Freedom Tower: No Wave Dance Party 2015, Mom + Pop Listen Matt: Strung Out, Transmission.Alpha.Delta, Fat Wreck Chords Listen Tom: Charlie Morrow, Toot!, XI Records… Read more »