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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 »

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: Prinzhorn Dance School, Home Economics, DFA Listen Matt: Owen, Into It. Over It. [split], Polyvinyl Listen Tom: Bill Connors, Swimming With a Hole In My Body, ECM Listen Sidney:… 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: Cayucas, Dancing At the Blue Lagoon, Secretly Canadian Hudson Mohawke, Lantern, Warp No Joy, More Faithful, Mexican Summer Yukon Blonde, On Blonde, Dine Alone Ash, Kablammo!, earMusic Vaadat Charigim, Sinking As a Stone, Burger Ryan Adams, Ten Songs Live From Carnegie Hall, Pax-Am Deslondes, The Deslondes, New West C. Gibbs, C. Gibbs Sings Motherwell Johnston, Eastern… 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: Christopher Paul Stelling, Labor Against Waste, Anti- Listen Matt: The Darkness, Last Of Our Kind, Canary Dwarf Listen Tom: Patty Waters, College Tour, ESP-Disk Listen Sidney: Lou Reed, Transformer, RCA Listen Jay: Give… Read more »

WMSE Power Outage Announcement

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Hey WMSE Listeners, we are temporarily off the air due to a power outage. We apologize for any inconvenience it causes to your listening experience. We are working very hard to fix the situation. We should have things resolved sometime today. Thanks for your patience! In the meantime, you can still listen live from your… Read more »