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Posts By: Erin Wolf

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!

Local Lunchbox – Friday, February 17, 2017

Today for the “Local Lunchbox” segment on Zero Hour Andy  played for you:   FREE SAMPLER by Indonesian Junk   Twangy Surf & Spy Themes by The Exotics 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 February 17

words + ideas by Lauren Keene Friday, February 17 – Friday Night Freak Show Natural-Born Killers @ Times Cinema, 8pm This month’s freak show is Quentin Tarantino’s Natural-Born Killers. DJ Alex of Brew City Brutality will be spinning records at 8pm and the film starts at 9pm. All Messed Up VII @ Linneman’s Riverwest Inn Sixteen bands. Fifteen… 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: Mind Over Mirrors, Undying Color, Paradise of Bachelors Listen Tom: Cozmic Corridors, Cozmic Corridors, Mental Experience Listen Sid: Midnight Reruns, “Scorpions”, Dusty Medical Listen Ryan:  Geneviéve Pasquier, Reflection, Kess Kill Listen… Read more »

Local Lunchbox – Thursday, February 16, 2017

Today for the “Local Lunchbox” segment on the Von Munz Vinyl Variety Show, Eric played for you: New Kind of Love b/w Already Gone by Platinum Boys Turn It On by Whips Moon Curse by Moon Curse Local Lunchbox is brought to you by Outpost Natural Foods. Tune in Friday on Zero Hour with Andy for your next tasty… Read more »

Local/Live: February 21 – Piles

Piles is a three piece band from Milwaukee including Nolan on bass and vocals, Drew on drums, and Jesse on guitar and vocals.  Piles will be releasing their second LP, Expeller, on Gloss Records on March 14th. Tune into WMSE on Tuesday, February 21st to hear a live performance of their newest songs and an interview… Read more »

Local Lunchbox – Wednesday, February 15, 2017

Today for the “Local Lunchbox” segment on Squid Inc.,  Sid played for you: Spectator Sports by Midnight Reruns Strangers / In Your House by The Fatty Acids No by Midwives     World Travels Fast by Decibully Marathon by AUTOMatic Local Lunchbox is brought to you by Outpost Natural Foods. Tune in Thursday during the Von Munz… Read more »

Weekly Top Airplay: February 14, 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 14, 2017

Today for the “Local Lunchbox” segment on the Rockleidoscope Show, Erin played for you: 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 13, 2017

Dear music lovers and WMSE listeners – this is your brief, weekly look at what’s new:   Sinkane, Live & Livin’ It, City Slang Jesca Hoop, Memories Are Now, Sub Pop POW!, Crack An Egg, Castle Face Tinariwen, Elwan, Anti- Dominic, Goodnight, Doggies, Lame-O Records The Sadies, Northern Passages, Yep Roc Molly Burch, Please Be… Read more »

Local Lunchbox – Monday, February 13, 2017

Today for the “Local Lunchbox” segment on Armed Fauxes Radio,  Faux Eyes played for you:   The Lead Singer Of Genesis by Def Harmonic You’re Doing What I Should Have Done by Sean Williamson   The Pukes by The Pukes   Local Lunchbox is brought to you by Outpost Natural Foods. Tune in Tuesday during the Rockleidoscope with… Read more »

Local Lunchbox – Friday, February 10, 2017

Today for the “Local Lunchbox” segment on Zero Hour Andy  played for you: Where’s the Revolution? by Action Stallions 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: Moon Duo, Occult Architecture Vo. 1, Sacred Bones Listen Tom:  Stina Nordenstam, The World Is Saved, Beacon Sound Listen Sid: Old 97’s, Most Messed Up!, ATO Records Listen Ryan:… Read more »

Local Lunchbox — Thursday, February 9, 2017

Today for the “Local Lunchbox” segment on the Von Munz Vinyl Variety Show Erin (subbing for Eric) played for you: Rubicon by Space Raft DISASTER by Surgeons In Heat     Doing The Lords by WORK Future Friction by Rx Drugs Maximize Your Faith by Canopies Sound and Light by NO/NO Local Lunchbox is brought to you… Read more »

Local Lunchbox – Wednesday, February 8, 2017

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

Weekly Top Airplay: February 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, February 7, 2017

Today for the “Local Lunchbox” segment on the Rockleidoscope Show, Von Munz (subbing for Erin for #InternationalClashDay) played for you: Local Lunchbox is brought to you by Outpost Natural Foods. Tune in Wednesday during Squid Inc. with Ruadhan (subbing for Sid), for your next tasty treat!

Out This Week: February 6, 2017

Dear music lovers and WMSE listeners – this is your brief, weekly look at what’s new:   Moon Duo, Occult Architecture Vol. 1, Sacred Bones Occult Architecture Vol. 1 by Moon DuoChris Thile and Brad Mehldau, s/t, Nonesuch Sallie Ford, Soul Sick, Vanguard Strand of Oaks, Hard Love, Dead Oceans Elbow, Little Fictions, Concord Music… Read more »

Local Lunchbox – Monday, February 6, 2017

Today for the “Local Lunchbox” segment on Armed Fauxes Radio,  Faux Eyes played for you:   Teen Wiccan single by Fox Face   The Revenge of The Pukes by The Pukes Local Lunchbox is brought to you by Outpost Natural Foods. Tune in Tuesday during the Rockleidoscope with Eric (subbing for Erin) for your next tasty treat!

Local Lunchbox – Friday, February 3, 2017

Today for the “Local Lunchbox” segment on Zero Hour Andy  played for you: Electrorock by Kill-A-Watts   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!

International Clash Day on WMSE

WMSE loves The Clash, so we couldn’t pass up a chance to join forces with KEXP in Seattle and cities around the world to celebrate the 5th International Clash Day this Tuesday, February 7th. Tune into the Mighty 91 from 12:30pm – 6pm to listen to two back-to-back all-Clash programs, kicking off with DJ Von Munz… Read more »