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The [Loft] Office List

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Erin: Chris Rosenau, “Pearl” and “F/Lynn”, self-released Listen Tom: Pekka Airaksinen, Buddhas of Golden Light, Arc Light Editions Listen Sidney:  Matt Pond PA, The State of Gold, Doghouse America Listen Jay: JD McPherson, Let the Good Times Roll, Rounder Listen Chris: Jaill, Brain Cream, Burger Listen

Weekly Top Airplay: July 7, 2015

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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… 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: Sonic Youth, Rather Ripped, Geffen Listen Tom: Louis Jordan, Somebody Up There Digs Me, Penny Records Listen Sidney:  Avenues, Creep Show, self-released Listen Jay: Refused, Freedom, Epitaph Listen Chris:… Read more »

Weekly Top Airplay: June 30, 2015

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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: June 30, 2015

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Dear music lovers and WMSE listeners – this is your brief, weekly look at what’s new: Jaill, Brain Cream, Burger T. Hardy Morris, Hardy & The Hardknocks: Drownin On A Mountaintop, Dangerbird Silver Lake Chorus, Silver Lake Chorus, Six Degrees The Silver Lake Chorus by The Silver Lake Chorus Leon Bridges, Coming Home, Columbia Walter TV, Blessed, Sinderlyn Blessed by… 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: Jaill, Brain Cream, Burger Listen Tom: Edward Ka-Spel, The Minus Touch, Beta-Lactam Listen Sidney: Black Mountain, 10th Anniversary Deluxe Edition, Jagjaguwar Listen Jay: Desaparecidos, Payola, Epitaph Listen Chris: Susan… Read more »

Vendors Wanted for the WMSE Record Ruckus

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WMSE is hosting a Record Ruckus and you are invited… Join us on Sunday, August 2 from 10AM – 4PM at the MSOE Kern Center for our first ever Record Ruckus! We are currently looking for vendors who deal in anything music related – gear, vinyl, art, studio equipment and stereos. If you have something… Read more »

Chicago Blues Fest Review

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review by WMSE DJ Sonia (of the Friday afternoon Blues Drive) The world’s premier blues festival is the Chicago Blues Festival. The free festival, now in its 32nd year, took place on June 12-14, 2015 in Grant Park, located along Lake Michigan in downtown Chicago. There was a strong national and international presence, as many… Read more »

Out This Week: June 8, 2015

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Dear music lovers and WMSE listeners – this is your brief, weekly look at what’s new: Damaged Bug, Cold Hot Plumbs, Castle Face Bomba Estereo, Amanecer, Sony Music Latin Metric, The Shade EP, self-released Son Lux, Bones, Glassnote Bully, Feels Like, Startime Desaparecidos, Payola, Epitaph Pinder Brothers, Melancholy Sea, self-released

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: Damaged Bug, Cold Hot Plumbs, Castle Face Listen Tom: Nick Forte, Primordial Forms, Amish Listen Sidney: Torres, Strange Hellos, Partisan Listen Jay: Midnight Reruns, Midnight Reruns, Good Land Records… Read more »