Feb 9 @ 6:00 pm – 7:00 pm
Local/Live: February 9 – Dad
Parent or poet? Tune into WMSE on Tuesday, February 9th to find out and hear a live performance and interview from Milwaukee rapper, Dad. WMSE.org to stream live or in the archives, or simply tune... Read more »
Feb 11 @ 6:00 pm – 9:00 pm
MSO: Secret Symphony @ in the lobby of City Center at 735 | Milwaukee | Wisconsin | United States
WMSE presents The Milwaukee Symphony Orchestra’s Secret Symphony. Conducted by YANIV DINUR. The secret is out! Our cover is compromised. Intelligence has reported that the Secret Symphony event on Thursday, February 11 will give you... Read more »
Feb 12 @ 7:00 pm – 11:45 pm
Godspeed You! Black Emperor @ The Turner Hall Ballroom | Milwaukee | Wisconsin | United States
WMSE presents Godspeed You! Black Emperor!. Their sense-rattling wall-of-sound performances, are marked by soaring soundscapes, orchestral dynamics, and breathtakingly beautiful film loops. Rightfully give them the reputation for mesmerizing live shows that are a full... Read more »
TIGERNITE w/The Pukes + Sheena and the Headbangers @ Cactus Club | Milwaukee | Wisconsin | United States
WMSE Presents Tigernite with the Pukes and Sheena & The Headbangers. You’ve heard Tigernite and The Pukes on our weekly local music show Local/Live, now catch them in person at the Cactus Club. Known for... Read more »
Feb 13 @ 3:30 pm – 4:00 pm
interview: The Pines
“Reminiscent of Ryan Adams, Alpha Rev and even some latter-day Bob Dylan, the pride of Minneapolis goes full-bore reflective in this bluegrass, country and Americana record that is deep in mood and lyric alike. “Aerial... Read more »
Feb 13 @ 6:00 pm – 11:45 pm
Brewcity Bruisers @ UWM Panther Arena | Milwaukee | Wisconsin | United States
WMSE presents the Brewcity Bruisers 2nd bout of the season and it’s another double header! Rushin’ Rollettes vs Maiden Milwaukee Shevil Knevils vs the Crazy 8’s. It’s an action packed evening fun for the whole... Read more »
Feb 13 @ 8:00 pm – 11:45 pm
The Pines @ Club Garibaldi's  | Milwaukee | Wisconsin | United States
WMSE presents The Pines. Rising out of the prairies of the Midwest, The Pines are one of the most distinct and powerful indie-rock/Americana groups to hit the national scene in years. Emerging from the same... Read more »
Feb 15 @ 8:00 pm – 11:45 pm
Parquet Courts @ Turner Hall Ballroom  | Milwaukee | Wisconsin | United States
WMSE Welcomes Parquet Courts to The Turner Hall Ballroom. Described as Noisy, clever, and uncompromising,this frenetic band also holds the accolade of recording a Live Performance for Third Man records and according to Spin Magazine,... Read more »
Feb 19 @ 5:00 pm – 11:45 pm
Mama Tried / Flat Out Friday @ UWM Panther Arena  | Milwaukee | Wisconsin | United States
WMSE presents Flat Out Friday – indoor flat track racing at its finest! On a sticky, Dr. Pepper syrup soaked, concrete race surface. Doors open at 5PM to watch practice. Racing starts at 6:30PM. CLASSES... Read more »
Feb 19 @ 8:00 pm – 11:45 pm
El Ten Eleven @ Shank Hall @ Shank Hall  | Milwaukee | Wisconsin | United States
WMSE presents El Ten Eleven at Shank Hall. Armed with merely a doubleneck bass/guitar, drums and a dizzying array of foot pedals, the band creates complex, deeply felt music, from scratch, onstage, with no help... Read more »
Feb 19 @ 9:00 pm – 11:45 pm
Mama Tried Pre-Party Harley-Davidson Museum @ Harley-Davidson Museum  | Milwaukee | Wisconsin | United States
Join WMSE, Mama Tried and the Harley-Davidson Museum® for the official Mama Tried Pre-Party featuring an album release show by psychedelic doom rockers, Moon Curse, with opening set by indie-rock quartet, Whips. WMSE DJ Von... Read more »
Feb 20 @ 10:00 am – Feb 21 @ 11:00 am
Mama Tried Motorcycle Show @ Milwaukee | Wisconsin | United States
WMSE Presents – Mama Tried Motorcycle Show – an indoor invitational showcasing honest, homebuilt and unusual bikes from the Midwest. It was founded for one reason: to connect motorcycles, builders, fans, and riders in the... Read more »
Jason Isbell with special guest Shovel & Rope @ Pabst Theater  | Milwaukee | Wisconsin | United States
WMSE presents soulful, heartfelt, pure Americana Jason Isbell. His stark personal music is a poignant fusion of gothic Memphis Blues and Nashville tenderness. Don’t miss his return to The Pabst with very special guests Shovels... Read more »
Feb 25 @ 4:48 pm – Feb 27 @ 5:48 pm
Present Music's In The Chamber @ Helene Zelazo Center For The PErforming Arts, Villa Terrace, Wisonsin Conservatory of Music,
WMSE supports Present Music’s In The Chamber. Join six composers who connected with Present Music as we present some of our favorites. Inspired by the spirituality of the architecture of ancient Turkey (Ince’s Curve), “every... Read more »
acoustic in-studio + interview: Waco Brothers
“For their latest full-length album Going Down in History, the Waco Brothers are still mining that sweet spot where country, punk and rock overlap for an unpolished collection that captures the essence of their live shows.... Read more »
Mar 6 @ 11:00 am – 4:00 pm
14th WMSE Rockabilly Chili Fundraiser @ MSOE Kern Center  | Milwaukee | Wisconsin | United States
14th Annual WMSE Rockabilly Chili Fundraiser Rockabilly Chili Fundraiser is a chili competition that pits over 50 Milwaukee restaurants, cafes and caterers against one another to determine the city’s best chili as voted on by... Read more »
Mar 20 @ 12:30 pm – 6:00 pm
WMSE Rock-N-Roll Bowling Tournament II @ Bay View Bowl  | Milwaukee | Wisconsin | United States
  It’s baaaaaaack!  WMSE’s Rock-N-Roll Bowl returns for a second year.  Because of the success from last year’s tournament we’re bringing it back, bigger and better than before!  We’re doubling the fun by hosting two... Read more »
35 Anniversary Event - Siegel-Schwall Band + R&B Cadets @ Turner Hall Ballroom  | Milwaukee | Wisconsin | United States
WMSE’s 35th Anniversary Blues Show – Siegel-Schwall Band & The R&B Cadets take over the Turner Hall Ballroom. Just one of the many events we will be hosting to celebrate our Birthday!
Gogol Bordello Performs - Gypsy Punks Underdog World Strike @ Pabst Theater  | Milwaukee | Wisconsin | United States
WMSE supports Gogol Bordello at the Pabst Theater on Friday, March 25 at 8PM. Celebrating the 10 year Anniversary of Gypsy Punk Underdog World Strike , they will play the record in it’s entirety. Their... Read more »
Never Mind The Reunions, It's WMSE's 35th Anniversary Punk Show @ The Turner Hall Ballroom  | Milwaukee | Wisconsin | United States
Never Mind the Reunions, It’s WMSE WMSE Announces Line –Up for 35th Anniversary Punk Show On, Saturday, March 26 at the world famous Turner Hall Ballroom, WMSE will once again deliver an incredible night of... Read more »
Restorations, The Dirty Nil, Creepoid and No/No @ Club Garibaldi's  | Milwaukee | Wisconsin | United States
WMSE presents three major indie rock sensation, Sideone Dummy’s Restorations, Dine Alone’s latest signing The Dirty Nil, and Philly spook rockers Creepzoid along with local gloss records artists No/No. This will be a killer show... Read more »