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Posts By: Erin Wolf

Local Lunchbox – Monday, June 19, 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!

Out This Week: June 19, 2017

Dear music lovers and WMSE listeners – this is your brief, weekly look at what’s new:   Ride, Weather Diaries, Wichita Portugal.The Man, Woodstock, Atlantic Cody Chesnutt, My Love Divine Degree, Handwritten Rise Against, Wolves, Virgin Beach House, B-Sides and Rarities, Sub Pop Yowler, The Offer, Double Double Whammy Meklit, When the People Move, The Music… Read more »

Eaux Claires 2017

  If you hail from the ‘City of Festivals’ you are most likely more acute to summer festival season than most. Our city has its mainstays that are set aside in schedules far, far in advance for good reason, whether it be Summerfest, Locust Street Festival, Center Street Daze, the PBR Block Party, the WMSE… 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: Michael Nau, Some Twist, Suicide Squeeze Listen Tom: King Tubby and the Aggrovators, Shalom Dub, Radiation Roots Listen Sid: Death From Above, “Freeze Me”, Last Gang Listen Ryan: T.O.Y., Pain… Read more »

Local Lunchbox – Thursday, June 15, 2017

Today for the “Local Lunchbox” segment on the Von Munz Vinyl Variety Show Eric played for you: Urgency Squad by Xposed 4Heads Phylums – Phylum Phyloid by Dirtnap Records Buzz by Platinum Boys Buzz by Platinum Boys Spirit Remains by Moon Curse Local Lunchbox is brought to you by Outpost Natural Foods. Tune in Friday on Zero Hour with… Read more »

Local/Live: June 20th – Brain-Bats

Raised on a steady diet of B-movies, 50’s horror comics, and all things schlock, Brain-Bats play dark, frantic punk rock that is definitely not of this world. Formed in 2016, the band features former members of Milwaukee bands Burning Sons, Cry Coyote, Plastic Pets, Jones Island Flood, & Sleazybeats. On June 24th, 2017 they will… Read more »

Local Lunchbox – Wednesday, June 14, 2017

Today for the “Local Lunchbox” segment on Squid Inc., Sid played for you: Spectator Sports by Midnight Reruns Post-Apocalypso (Album) by Midwest Death Rattle 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: June 13, 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, June 13, 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: June 12, 2017

Dear music lovers and WMSE listeners – this is your brief, weekly look at what’s new:   Dan Auerbach, Waiting On A Song, Easy Eye Sound Saint Etienne, Home Counties, Heavenly Roya, s/t, Burger Beth Ditto, Fake Sugar, Virgin Trapper Schoepp, Bay Beach Amusement Park, Xtra Mile Com Truise, Iteration, Ghostly International Palehound, A Place I’ll Always Go, Polyvinyl Dave Depper, Emotional… Read more »

Local Lunchbox – Monday, June 12, 2017

Today for the “Local Lunchbox” segment on Armed Fauxes Radio, Faux Eyes played for you: FOUR by Holy Sheboygan!   The Ride by Whips Expeller by PILES Local Lunchbox is brought to you by Outpost Natural Foods. Tune in Tuesday during the Rockleidoscope with Erin 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: Various Artists, Eccentric Soul: The Nickel & Penny Labels, Numero Listen Tom: Chuck Johnson, Balsams, Vin Du Select Qualitite Listen Sid: Gogol Bordello, “Saboteur Blues”, Cooking Vinyl Listen Ryan: Ruined… Read more »

Local Lunchbox – Thursday, June 8, 2017

Today for the “Local Lunchbox” segment on the Von Munz Vinyl Variety Show Eric played for you: Urgency Squad by Xposed 4Heads Urgency Squad by Xposed 4Heads Urgency Squad by Xposed 4Heads 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: June 13th – Rocket Cat

  Milwaukee’s Rocket Cat guitarist Christopher Guse (Parallel), bassist Dave Maurer (Parallel, Signal Daddy), drummer Steve Vorass (I’m not a Pilot, Bright Black, Mouse Corn) and vocalist/lyricist Justine Trudeaux (Smack Leveaux) skillfully blend their backgrounds for a combination that yields a supercharged sound that’s at once fresh and familiar, forward-focused and reflective, unpredictable yet accessible, and… Read more »

Local Lunchbox – Wednesday, June 7, 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: June 6, 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, June 6, 2017

Today for the “Local Lunchbox” segment on the Rockleidoscope Show, Erin played for you:   FOUR by Holy Sheboygan! FOUR by Holy Sheboygan! FOUR by Holy Sheboygan! Painted Caves by Painted Caves 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: June 5, 2017

Dear music lovers and WMSE listeners – this is your brief, weekly look at what’s new:   Sam Amidon, The Following Mountain, Nonesuch Benjamin Booker, Witness, ATO Floating Points, Reflections – Mojave Desert, Luaka Bop Big Thief, Capacity, Saddle Creek Tops, Sugar at the Gate, Arbutus Cigarettes After Sex, s/t, Partisan Beach Fossils, Somersault, Bayonet The… Read more »

Local Lunchbox – Monday, June 5, 2017

Today for the “Local Lunchbox” segment on Armed Fauxes Radio, Faux Eyes played for you:   PRF BBQ MKE Band Sampler by PRF BBQ MKE Band Sampler     Expeller by PILES Local Lunchbox is brought to you by Outpost Natural Foods. Tune in Tuesday during the Rockleidoscope with Erin 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: Daddy Issues, Deep Dream, Infinity Cat Listen Tom: Cachemira, Jungla, Heavy Psych Sounds Listen Sid: Sløtface “Nancy Drew,” Propeller Recordings Listen Ryan: Die Selektion, Deine Stimme Ist Der Ursprung Jeglicher Gewalt, aufnahme… Read more »

Local Lunchbox – Thursday, June 1, 2017

Today for the “Local Lunchbox” segment on the Von Munz Vinyl Variety Show Eric played for you:   The Ride by Whips The Ride by Whips Buzz by Platinum Boys Spectator Sports by Midnight Reruns Expeller by PILES Local Lunchbox is brought to you by Outpost Natural Foods. Tune in Friday on Zero Hour with Andy for your next… Read more »

Local/Live: June 6th – Joseph Huber

  Joseph Huber was a founding member of Milwaukee’s .357 String Band. The .357 String band, despite it’s abrupt breakup, still continues to gain popularity and is known as one of the most influential groups in the recent insurgent country and bluegrass movement. As a solo musician, Huber has been prolific and gaining ground; Huber’s… Read more »

Local Lunchbox – Wednesday, May 31, 2017

Today for the “Local Lunchbox” segment on Squid Inc., Sid played for you:   Spectator Sports by Midnight Reruns       Buzz by Platinum Boys 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 trea

Weekly Top Airplay: May 30, 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, May 30, 2017

Today for the “Local Lunchbox” segment on the Rockleidoscope Show, Erin played for you:     Expeller by PILES     Heywood by Twin Brother 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: May 29, 2017

Dear music lovers and WMSE listeners – this is your brief, weekly look at what’s new:   Kevin Morby, City Music, Dead Oceans City Music by Kevin MorbySwear and Shake, The Sound of Letting Go, Self-released Tigers Jaw, Spin, Black Cement Lil Yachty, Teenage Emotions, Virgin Records Evan Dando, Baby I’m Bored [reissue, deluxe edition],… Read more »

Local Lunchbox – Monday, May 29, 2017

Today for the “Local Lunchbox” segment on Armed Fauxes Radio, E-Form (filling in for Faux Eyes) played for you:   The Ride by Whips     Local Lunchbox is brought to you by Outpost Natural Foods. Tune in Tuesday during the Rockleidoscope with Erin 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: Corridor, Supermercado, Michel Records Listen Tom: Jurgen Karg, Electronische Mythen, Bureau B Listen Sid: Elbow, “Gentle Storm”, Little Fictions, Polydor Records Listen Ryan: Hante., Between Hope & Danger, Synth Religion… Read more »

Local Lunchbox – Thursday, May 25, 2017

Today for the “Local Lunchbox” segment on the Von Munz Vinyl Variety Show Eric played for you:   Sea of Red // Brujo 7″ (Romanus Records) by Calliope     All Outta Love EP by The Lonesome Savages Phylums – Phylum Phyloid by Dirtnap Records Local Lunchbox is brought to you by Outpost Natural Foods. Tune in… Read more »

Local/Live: May 30th – Match Stick

Match Stick is a tour-de-force rock/jazz fusion group from Milwaukee featuring Max Bowen on guitar, Mitch Shiner on vibraphone, Steve Peplin on bass VI and Nick Lang on drums. With influences ranging from the Mahavishnu Orchestra to Rage Against the Machine, Match Stick performs their original compositions with technical wizardry and deep musicality. Tune into… Read more »