What is the first song you remember playing on the air on WMSE (or first artist or album)? The very first song that I played on WMSE was “Natalie” by the Sidewalks. The Sidewalks were a local Milwaukee band and two of my bothers, Mike and John, were founding members. I played this the… Read more »
First song or artist you played as a WMSE DJ ? Colin – Stiff Little Fingers, “Suspect Device” How’d you guys meet – At the Out House – which was Jesse’s place and he would have bands play the basement.
About the photo: The picture is from my senior year in high school.. What was the first song you played? The first song I played when I filled in on the Chickenshack for the first time was “No Depression In Heaven” by The Carter Family. Who was your first interview? My most memorable interview was… Read more »
About this photo – I am 14 years old in this photo What is the first song you remember playing on the air on WMSE (or first artist or album)? Hanging Garden – The Cure Pornography LP – What is the first musician or band you remember interviewing? What year? Jack Dangers of Meat… Read more »
What is your first memory of WMSE? I graduated from High School in 1989, which puts me smack dab at the Station’s Starting Point. Album Rock was the genre over Milwaukee’s commercial airwaves, however I had discovered this weird station WAY over on the left hand side. I remember hearing the Clash for sure. My… Read more »
What is your favorite WMSE memory? Favorite memory? Being 15 (the same age as I am in the photo) and discovering a radio station in Milwaukee that played punk rock. My mind was blown! As I am blown away every day by the WMSE DJs, who play the best music that can be found on… Read more »
About the Photo – Taken in college where I was a DJ at radio station WIPZ, UW Parkside. – What is the first song you remember playing on the air on WMSE (or first artist or album)? Refused – New Noise (subbing on Poundcake Punk) – What is the first musician or band you… Read more »
Dear music lovers and WMSE listeners — this is your brief, weekly look at what’s new: Eternal Summers, The Drop Beneath, Kanine Neneh Cherry, “Out Of the Black” single, Smalltown Supersound Jon Hopkins, Collider: remixes, Domino TacocaT, NVM, Hardly Art Various, Bob Dylan in the 80’s: Volume One, ATO Sultan Bathery, Sultan Bathery, Slovenly The Souljazz Orchestra, Inner Fire, Strut Tomas Barfod, Pulsing, Secretly Canadian Wild Beasts, Present Tense, Domino Modern Baseball, You’re Gonna… Read more »
Dear music lovers and WMSE listeners — this is your brief, weekly look at what’s new: The Notwist, Close To the Glass, Sub Pop Phantogram, Voices, Republic Michael Kiwanuka, You’ve Got Nothing to Lose b/w Waitin’ Round to Die 7″, Third Man Guided By Voices, Motivational Jumpsuit, GBV Inc. Lydia Loveless, Somewhere Else, Bloodshot Com Truise, Wave 1, Ghostly Lost In the Trees, Past Life, Anti- Aztec… Read more »
We’re a little tardy posting this one, but damn is it worth the listen. Featuring Chris Weller on tenor sax, Jay Mollerskov on guitar, John Christensen on upright bass and drummer/composer, Devin Drobka, this is some of the best jazz coming out of Milwaukee today .