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Posts By: Erin Wolf

WMSE Jams of the Week (March 4 – March 10)

WMSE playlist highlights by Lauren Keene + Erin Wolf Love to listen to WMSE but can’t listen to it all? Take a peek at some of our favorite things spun by the WMSE DJ crew this past week and click on those links to peek at the playlist per program to find even more musical treasures: Body… Read more »

Local Lunchbox – Friday, March 10, 2017

Today for the “Local Lunchbox” segment on Zero Hour Andy  played for you: Indonesian Junk by Indonesian Junk Caught In The Darkness by Trolley     Spectator Sports by Midnight Reruns Local Lunchbox is brought to you by Outpost Natural Foods. Tune in again on Monday on Armed Fauxes Radio with Faux Eyes  for your next tasty treat!

Ready For the Weekend – WMSE Weekend Preview for March 9

words + ideas by Lauren Keene Thursday, March 9  – MKE Unplugged: D’Amato w/ Cree Myles @ Helene Zelazo Center, 7:30pm WMSE presents a stripped-down performance by the one and only D’Amato, Milwaukee’s premier soul singer. WMSE is a sponsor. Patti Smith Performs Horses @ the Milwaukee Theatre, 8pm The legendary “godmother of punk” returns to… 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: The Feelies, In Between, Bar/None Listen Tom: Michael Hurley, Redbirds at Folk City, Feeding Tube Listen Sid: Dude York, Sincerely, Hardly Art Listen Ryan: Mr. Kitty, A.I., Negative Gain… Read more »

Local Lunchbox — Thursday, March 9, 2017

Today for the “Local Lunchbox” segment on the Von Munz Vinyl Variety Show Eric played for you: Buzz by Platinum Boys Local Lunchbox is brought to you by Outpost Natural Foods. Tune in Friday on Zero Hour with Andy for your next tasty treat!

Local/Live: March 14 – Twin Brother @ Club Garibaldi’s

WMSE once again travels to Club Garibaldi’s to host a live performance by a local musician or group for our monthly Local/Live at Club Garibaldi’s series! On Tuesday, March 14th, enjoy the newest sounds of Milwaukee’s revamped Twin Brother by listening over the airwaves or by participating as an audience member – this event is… Read more »

Local Lunchbox – Wednesday, March 8, 2017

Today for the “Local Lunchbox” segment on Squid Inc.,  Sid played for you:   Spectator Sports by Midnight Reruns   Cartoon Moon by Dead Horses   Ode 2 A Luv Affair LP by B~Free Local Lunchbox is brought to you by Outpost Natural Foods. Tune in Thursday during the Von Munz Vinyl Variety Show with Eric for your… Read more »

Weekly Top Airplay: March 7, 2017

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… Read more »

Local Lunchbox – Tuesday, March 7, 2017

Today for the “Local Lunchbox” segment on the Rockleidoscope Show, Erin played for you: Worm by Haunter   Spectator Sports by Midnight Reruns     Local Lunchbox is brought to you by Outpost Natural Foods. Tune in Wednesday during Squid Inc. with Sid for your next tasty treat!

Out This Week: March 6, 2017

Dear music lovers and WMSE listeners – this is your brief, weekly look at what’s new:   Grandaddy, Last Place, Columbia Temples, Volcano, Fat Possum Valerie June, The Order of Time, Concord Records WHY?, Mon Lhean, Joyful Noise Recordings TENNIS, Yours Conditionally, Mutually Dentrimental Bleached, Can You Deal?, Secretly Canadian Froth, Outside(briefly), Wichita Sarah Bethe… Read more »

Local Lunchbox – Monday, March 6, 2017

Today for the “Local Lunchbox” segment on Armed Fauxes Radio,  Faux Eyes played for you: Local Lunchbox is brought to you by Outpost Natural Foods. Tune in Tuesday during the Rockleidoscope with Erin for your next tasty treat!

Local Lunchbox – Friday, March 3, 2017

Today for the “Local Lunchbox” segment on Zero Hour Andy  played for you: A Place For Playing Games by Cabin Essence Leave It At The Door by The Incorruptibles Local Lunchbox is brought to you by Outpost Natural Foods. Tune in again on Monday on Armed Fauxes Radio with Faux Eyes  for your next tasty treat!

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: Six Organs of Admittance, Burning the Threshold, Drag City Listen Tom: Rebekka Karijord, Mother Tongue, Control Freak Kitten Records Listen Sid: Los Campesinos!, Sick Scenes, Wichita Recordings Listen Ryan:… Read more »

Local Lunchbox — Thursday, March 2, 2017

Today for the “Local Lunchbox” segment on the Von Munz Vinyl Variety Show Eric played for you: Twangy Surf & Spy Themes by The Exotics Phylums – Phylum Phyloid by Dirtnap Records Local Lunchbox is brought to you by Outpost Natural Foods. Tune in Friday on Zero Hour with Andy for your next tasty treat!

Local/Live: March 7– the Hullmen

The Hullmen were recently described as “intriguing hard rock from Wisconsin ” by Maximum Rock and Roll magazine, which while odd, is right on the nail. For nine years and counting, the Hullmen have been pummeling punk, surf, garage and rock into their own distinct formula. The Hullmen are Milwaukee scene vets that have a strong… Read more »

Local Lunchbox – Wednesday, March 1, 2017

Today for the “Local Lunchbox” segment on Squid Inc.,  Sid played for you: Local Lunchbox is brought to you by Outpost Natural Foods. Tune in Thursday during the Von Munz Vinyl Variety Show with Eric for your next tasty treat!

Weekly Top Airplay: February 28, 2017

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… Read more »

Local Lunchbox – Tuesday, February 28, 2017

Today for the “Local Lunchbox” segment on the Rockleidoscope Show, Erin played for you: Spectator Sports by Midnight Reruns Dogs of Entertainment by The Fatty Acids The Ride by Whips         Local Lunchbox is brought to you by Outpost Natural Foods. Tune in Wednesday during Squid Inc. with Sid for your next tasty treat!

Out This Week: February 27, 2017

Dear music lovers and WMSE listeners – this is your brief, weekly look at what’s new:   Ibibio Sound Machine, Uyai, Merge Los Campesinos!, Sick Scenes, Wichita Crystal Fairy, Crystal Fairy, Ipecac Thundercat, Drunk, Brainfeeder The Besnard Lakes, The Besnard Lakes Are The Divine Wind, Jagjaguwar The Feelies, In Between, Bar/None Half Waif, Form/a, Cascine… Read more »

Local Lunchbox – Monday, February 27, 2017

Today for the “Local Lunchbox” segment on Armed Fauxes Radio,  Faux Eyes played for you: The Revenge of The Pukes by The Pukes Nadoula by Nadoula Bright Black EP by Bright Black GENAU by GENAU Dogs of Entertainment by The Fatty Acids Local Lunchbox is brought to you by Outpost Natural Foods. Tune in Tuesday during… 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: J.E. Sunde, Now I Feel Adored, Cartouche Listen Tom: Mark Dagley, Collected Works 1978-2016, Feeding Tube Records Listen Sid: Whips, “Goldmine”, Skeletal Lightning Listen Ryan: Hezzel, Aftermath, self-released Listen Chris: Allen Coté,  music for Wisconsin Foodie, self-released/Wisconsin… Read more »

Local Lunchbox — Thursday, February 23, 2017

Today for the “Local Lunchbox” segment on the Von Munz Vinyl Variety Show Eric played for you:   Dogs of Entertainment by The Fatty Acids Teen Wiccan single by Fox Face Covers EP by Dead Fortune Local Lunchbox is brought to you by Outpost Natural Foods. Tune in Friday on Zero Hour with Andy for your next tasty treat!

Local/Live: February 28 — the Zach Pietrini Band

Rooted in Milwaukee, the Zach Pietrini Band is a five-piece Americana force. They craft brutally honest, instantly familiar songs that uphold old country standards but incorporate new rock sensibilities. With the diverse approach of Gram Parsons, the writing style of Ryan Adams, and the live show of Jason Isbell, the Zach Pietrini Band is the… Read more »

Local Lunchbox – Wednesday, February 22, 2017

Today for the “Local Lunchbox” segment on Squid Inc.,  Sid played for you:         Dogs of Entertainment by The Fatty Acids   Spectator Sports by Midnight Reruns   Local Lunchbox is brought to you by Outpost Natural Foods. Tune in Thursday during the Von Munz Vinyl Variety Show with Eric for your next tasty treat!

Weekly Top Airplay: February 21, 2017

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… Read more »

Local Lunchbox – Tuesday, February 21, 2017

Today for the “Local Lunchbox” segment on the Rockleidoscope Show, Erin played for you: Dogs of Entertainment by The Fatty Acids Dogs of Entertainment by The Fatty Acids Dogs of Entertainment by The Fatty Acids Local Lunchbox is brought to you by Outpost Natural Foods. Tune in Wednesday during Squid Inc. with Sid for your next tasty treat!

Out This Week: February 20, 2017

Dear music lovers and WMSE listeners – this is your brief, weekly look at what’s new:   Dude York, Sincerely, Hardly Art Meat Wave, The Incessant, SideOneDummy Xiu Xiu, Forget, Polyvinyl Novella, Change of State, Sinderlyn Jens Lekman, Life Will See You Now, Secretly Canadian Middle Kids, s/t, Domino Old 97’s, Graveyard Whisling, ATO Mind… Read more »

Local Lunchbox – Monday, February 20, 2017

Today for the “Local Lunchbox” segment on Armed Fauxes Radio,  Faux Eyes played for you: Astral Hand by Calliope   Look! by Burnt Orange Local Lunchbox is brought to you by Outpost Natural Foods. Tune in Tuesday during the Rockleidoscope with Erin for your next tasty treat!