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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: Ibeyi, Ibeyi, XL Recordings Listen Matt: Swervedriver, I Wasn’t Born to Lose You, Cobraside Listen Tom: Sun Ra & His Solar-Myth Arkestra, The Solar Myth Approach Vol. 1 &… Read more »

Local/Live: March 3 – Greatest Lakes

Greatest Lakes is an indie rock band from Milwaukee, Wisconsin. At times, the band’s sound can conjure up similar harmony-driven bands from The Beach Boys to Band of Horses. Infused with intricate vocal harmonies giving you that feel of as if you were riding a jetski through the Arctic Ocean staring up admiring the deep… Read more »

Weekly Top Airplay: February 24, 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 »

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: Jose Gonzalez, Vestiges & Claws, Mute Listen Matt: NOFX/Fat Mike, Home Street Home: Songs From the Sh*t Musical, Fat Wreck Chords Listen Tom: Jessica Pratt, On Your Own Love Again, Drag City… 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: A Place To Bury Strangers, Transfixiation, Dead Oceans Like Matt: Murder By Death, Big Dark Love, Bloodshot Like Tom: The Tear Garden, Tired Eyes Slowly Burning, Nettwerk Listen Sidney:… Read more »

This Week’s Local Lunchbox Roundup

Each weekday, WMSE’s Local Lunchbox focuses on the tasty, local audio treats we at WMSE have stashed on our awesome library shelves (and the Local Lunchbox is a smidgen of how much local music WMSE DJs play as a whole, for the entire week)… Faux Eyes, Erin, Sid, Von Munz and Andy spin local rock, pop,  experimental,… 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: Lotus Ash, The Word of God, self-released Listen Matt: Quarterbacks, Quarterbacks, Team Love Listen Tom: Trevor Wishart, Red Bird: A Political Prisoner’s Dream, Sub Rosa Listen Sidney: Grandaddy & Band Of Horses,… Read more »

Local/Live: February 10 – Dead Horses (live at Todd Wehr Conference Center)

Dead Horses is a young acoustic band with a cultivated folk sensibility well beyond their years. Hailing from a small Wisconsin town made world famous by a pair of overalls, the Oshkosh, WI based troupe craft powerful coming of age narratives sung by the alluring golden-haired songstress Sarah Vos. “Dead Horses has a sound equally beautiful and effortless.” -Stephanie Elkins, “Simply Folk” on Wisconsin… 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: Siskiyou, Nervous, Constellation Listen Matt:  Title Fight, Hyperview, Anti- Listen Tom: King Crimson, Live at the Orpheum, DGM/Inner Knot Listen Sidney: Death Cab For Cutie, Black Sun (from the… 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: Sleater-Kinney, No Cities to Love, Sub Pop Listen Matt: Violent Soho, Hungry Ghost, Dine Alone Records Listen Tom: Riistetyt, Valtion Vakina, Progaganda Records Listen Sidney: Dan Mangan, Nice Nice Very… Read more »