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WMSE IS

THE BIG SOUND DOWNTOWN.
WE ARE THE ANTI-ESTABLISHMENT ESTABLISHMENT
THAT
HAS BUCKED TRENDS
AND THE CORPORATE SOUND SINCE 1981.
WE LOVE MUSIC. WE ARE THE LOVE OF MUSIC
EMBOLDENED
BY OUR LISTENERS...
OUR SOUND CITIZENS.
WE SALUTE YOU.

Events ::
The Latest and Greatest Don't Not Be There

  • Oct/16

    interview: Conan Neutron

    Tune into WMSE as Craig chats it up with rocker Conan Neutron about his next upcoming show at Milwaukee’s illustrious High Dive following a string of tour dates. WMSE.org or 91.7 FM to tune in[...]

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  • Oct/16

    in-studio: The Church

    Tune into WMSE as we welcome The Church into our studios for a performance and interview. The band is in Milwaukee for the 30th anniversary of their much-lauded album, Starfish, which will be performed in[...]

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  • Oct/16

    interview: Bully

    Tune into WMSE for an interview with Alicia from Bully as the band prepares for its return to Milwaukee as part of Abby Jeanne’s Cosmic Weekend at the Cooperage. “When Alicia Bognanno unleashes that glorious[...]

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  • Oct/16

    Local/Live: October 16 – MRS.FUN

    MRS.FUN plays nu jazz.  Complex, sophisticated and adventurous, their music is a unique blend of off-center jazz, ultra-funk, spoken word rap, and their own brand of neo-cabaret.  Intelligent lyrics, stellar musicianship, and a dynamic stage[...]

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Localized ::
The Latest and Greatest Don't Not Be There

  • 10/15

    LOCAL LUNCHBOX

    TODAY FOR THE “LOCAL LUNCHBOX” SEGMENT ON ARMED FAUXES RADIO, FAUX EYES PLAYED FOR YOU:   Darkness Calling by Indonesian Junk   The Quilz Vol. II by The Quilz LOCAL LUNCHBOX IS BROUGHT TO YOU BY OUTPOST NATURAL FOODS. TUNE IN TUESDAY FOR THE ROCKLEIDOSCOPE WITH ERIN FOR YOUR NEXT TASTY TREAT!



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  • 10/10

    LOCAL LIVE

    MRS.FUN plays nu jazz.  Complex, sophisticated and adventurous, their music is a unique blend of off-center jazz, ultra-funk, spoken word rap, and their own brand of neo-cabaret.  Intelligent lyrics, stellar musicianship, and a dynamic stage presence are hallmarks of their music.  The MRS.FUN sound is derived from Connie Grauer’s funky bass-driven keyboard playing, combined with […]



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Weekly Top
Ten Airplay

  1. Mudhoney
    Digital Garbage

    Sub Pop

  2. The Interrupters
    Fight the Good Fight

    Hellcat

  3. Redshift Headlights
    Oshkosh

    Self-released*

  4. Various Artists
    The Rick and Morty Soundtrack

    Sub Pop

  5. Exploded View
    Obey

    Sacred Bones

  6. Goggs
    Pre Strike Sweep

    In the Red

  7. Brave You
    Medium Daze [EP]

    Halloween Records*

  8. Indonesian Junk
    Darkness Calling [EP]

    Rum Bar Records*

  9. Swingin' Utters
    Peace and Love

    Fat Wreck Chords

  10. Morricone Youth
    Danger: Diabaolik

    Country Club

* = Local
  • Joseph and Mary S
  • Jen V
  • Gary S
  • Cal and Jennifer R
  • Brian H
  • David Z
  • Debbie P
  • Erin and Jonathan N

Support
WMSE

Listener-Supported Frontier Radio,
(Hey That's You!).

WMSE is a unique, award-winning music radio station licensed by MSOE and operating as a department of the university. WMSE Radio, 91.7FM has been broadcasting for over 35 years. Financially independent from the university, WMSE is made possible with the support of volunteers, local businesses, and of course, our contributing listeners.

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Office Staff ::
For bookingS, interviews and
GENERAL ROUSTABOUTS

Passion, perserverance and
an overwhelming drive time.

WMSE’s staff is small but mighty – just like the station!
We are proud supporters of the vibrant music scene and community that makes up this great city. With our army of volunteers we do our very best to bring you great radio and events. Anti-established since 1981, we couldn’t be this great without you.

For more information, reach out to us: wmse@msoe.edu
  • SUBMIT MUSIC

    At WMSE, we always encourage new music submissions. Given the nature of our programming model, our program hosts dictate what music they feature during each of their respective programs. It’s as easy as following the following steps.

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  • SUBMIT A PSA

    Have a Public Service Announcement that you want to get out to the world? Help us help you by submitting your PSA to our online submission form.

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  • SPONSORSHIPS & UNDERWRITING

    ‌Sponsorships & underwriting of WMSE gives opportunities to connect in a way that allows for instant membership to an educated, forward-thinking, civic-minded group of people (to paraphrase one of our key underwriters). Find out more now.

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