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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

  • Apr/23

    interview: Jay Anderson

    Dr. Sushi’s Free Jazz BBQ plays host to Milwaukee-raised jazz musician, Jay Anderson (of Stomata) as Jay gets ready for a big event at the Sharon Lynne Wilson Center for the Arts on May 3[...]

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  • Apr/23

    Local/Live: April 23 – Cullah & The Comrades

    Milwaukee artist Cullah is a multi-disciplinary musician and engineer who has written, recorded, and released an album every year on April 27th (his birthday) since 2006. Each album reflects the eclectic musical styles that Cullah[...]

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  • Apr/30

    interview: Marielle Allschwang & The Visitations

    Tune into The Shape Of Rock with Craig Mertes as Marielle Allschwang & The Visitations unveil their forthcoming record, Fourth Visitation, due out on May 8th. Listen to songs from the new release and hear all[...]

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  • May/3

    Stomata Record Release show w/ B~Free

    Jay Anderson returns from New Orleans to join forces with his mighty jazz trio, Stomata, and the one-and-only queen of Milwaukee R&B, B-Free, for a very special event that will showcase the powerful sounds of[...]

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

  • 04/18

    LOCAL LUNCHBOX

    TODAY FOR THE “LOCAL LUNCHBOX” SEGMENT ON THE VON MUNZ VINYL VARIETY SHOW, VON MUNZ PLAYED FOR YOU:   Phylums – Phylum Phyloid by Dirtnap Records Future Hits by Platinum Boys Saccharine Underground by Red Stuff Ah Yes by Slow Walker Moon Curse by Moon Curse Indonesian Junk by Indonesian Junk Indonesian Junk by Indonesian Junk Demonseed […]



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  • 04/17

    LOCAL LIVE

    Milwaukee artist Cullah is a multi-disciplinary musician and engineer who has written, recorded, and released an album every year on April 27th (his birthday) since 2006. Each album reflects the eclectic musical styles that Cullah draws from — an autobiographical journey of musical expression. Cullah & The Comrades play a spectacle of Milwaukee strut-n-stroll rock […]



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Weekly Top
Ten Airplay

  1. GGOOLLDD
    "Success" b/w "Piece Of Mind" - WMSE Record Store Day 7-inch [EP]

    WMSE*

  2. Royal Trux
    White Stuff

    Fat Possum

  3. Michelle Blades
    Visitor

    Midnight Special

  4. Daddy Long Legs
    Lowdown Ways

    Yep Roc

  5. Atomic Spins
    Mission 2

    self-released*

  6. Cashfire Sunset
    Get The Starts

    self-released*

  7. Sasami
    s/t

    Domino

  8. Guided By Voices
    Zeppelin Over China

    GBV Inc.

  9. Norah Jones
    Begin Again

    Capitol

  10. Rose Of The West
    s/t

    Communicating Vessels*

* = Local
  • James P
  • Craig H
  • Cheryl O
  • Angela M
  • David P
  • Brian B
  • Deborah B
  • Angela B

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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
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    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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