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WMSE to Release Field Report 7″ on Record Store Day

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On Saturday, April 18, Milwaukee music fans will flock to their local record store to pick up WMSE’s first ever vinyl release, Live from the WMSE Studios, Field Report.  Field Report’s Chris Porterfield said, “WMSE is the bedrock of Milwaukee music. Foundational. From DJs to engineers to fundraisers to music director to listeners, everyone cares deeply… 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: Courtney Barnett, The Double EP: A Sea of Split Peas, Milk! Records Listen Matt: The Rutabega, Shiny Destinations, Triple Eye Industries Listen Tom: Andrew Hill, Andrew!!!, Blue Note Listen… Read more »

Weekly Top Airplay: March 9, 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: March 9, 2015

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Dear music lovers and WMSE listeners – this is your brief, weekly look at what’s new: Will Butler, Policy, Merge Yumi Zouma, EP I and EP II, Cascine Ryley Walker, Primrose Green, Dead Oceans     ECID, Pheromone Heavy, Fill In the Breaks Houndstooth, No News From Home, No Quarter Evans the Death, Expect Delays,… 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: Matthew E. White, Fresh Blood, Domino Listen Matt: Torche, Restarter, Relapse Listen Tom: We Will Fail, Verstorung 2.0, Monotype Listen Sidney: Matt and Kim, New Glow, Fader Listen Jay:… 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: 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

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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

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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 »

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: 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 »