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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: Caley Conway, Heart Be Light [EP], self-released Listen Tom: Liquid Pink, Liquid Pink, Atomic Records Listen Sid: outta town! Ryan: Eisfabrik, Null Kelvin, No Cut Listen Nickie: DMX,… Read more »

Local Lunchbox – Thursday, December 14, 2017

Today for the “Local Lunchbox” segment on the Von Munz Vinyl Variety Show Eric played for you:   Demonseed by King Eye & the Squirts Demonseed by King Eye & the Squirts Caught In The Darkness by Trolley Stars In The Night by Indonesian Junk Fox Face – Spoil + Destroy by Dirtnap Records Buzz by Platinum… Read more »

Local/Live: December 19 – Altered Five Blues Band

For 15 years, Altered Five Blues Band has been winning audiences with a swaggering stomp of bruising, barrelhouse grit. According to Downbeat magazine, frontman Jeff Taylor “sings powerfully” and “Jeff Schroedl’s live-wire guitar reaches the high bar of mixed invention and fluidity.” Blues Bytes magazine declares the group features “the funkiest rhythm section outside of Memphis.”For its fourth album, Charmed… Read more »

Local Lunchbox – Wednesday, December 13, 2017

Today for the “Local Lunchbox” segment on Squid Inc., Sid played for you:       Teen Wiccan single by Fox Face It’s Fine by SIN BAD 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: December 12, 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, December 12, 2017

Today for the “Local Lunchbox” segment on the Rockleidoscope Show, Erin played for you:   Spoil + Destroy by Fox Face     Same Things by Graham Hunt   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: December 11, 2017

Dear music lovers and WMSE listeners – this is your brief, weekly look at what’s new:   Blush, Blush, Arrowhawk Blush by Blush Demar, Rebels, Still Water/Orchard The James Hunter Six, “I Don’t Wanna Be Without You” [Single] Daptone Jim James, Tribute To 2, ATO The Last Gang, Sing For Your Supper [7-Inch], Fat Wreck Chords… Read more »

Local Lunchbox – Monday, December 11, 2017

Today for the “Local Lunchbox” segment on Armed Fauxes Radio, Faux Eyes played for you:   Fox Face – Spoil + Destroy by Dirtnap Records   Songs for Sandy Hook: Volume 2 by Songs for Sandy Hook Make Believe b/w Made It My Own by Dramatic Lovers Local Lunchbox is brought to you by Outpost Natural… 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: King Gizzard & the Lizard Wizard, Polygondwanaland, ATO Listen Tom: Brume, Donkey EP, When Worlds Collide Listen Sid: The Black Black, “You Are My Personal Pronoun”, Money Fire Records Listen… Read more »

Local Lunchbox – Thursday, December 7, 2017

Today for the “Local Lunchbox” segment on the Von Munz Vinyl Variety Show Eric played for you:   Demonseed by King Eye & the Squirts Ice Cream by Ramma Lamma Demonseed by King Eye & the Squirts Demonseed by King Eye & the Squirts Local Lunchbox is brought to you by Outpost Natural Foods. Tune in Friday… Read more »

Local/Live: December 12 – WMSE’s Annual Holiday Local/Live with Space Raft & Friends @ Club Garibaldi’s

On Tuesday, December 12th (yes, the SECOND Tuesday of the month for this time, only), WMSE welcomes Space Raft to the stage of Club Garibaldi’s to share in our annual holiday radio tradition with the help of some very special local guest musicians! Join Space Raft for a very Special Local/Live at Club Garibaldi’s as… Read more »

Local Lunchbox – Wednesday, December 6, 2017

Today for the “Local Lunchbox” segment on Squid Inc., Sid played for you:   Demonseed by King Eye & the Squirts Hearts of Stone Still Crack by The Hullmen     A Dying Emperor Within A Dying Empire (Snag + Social Caterpillar Split) by Snag PRF BBQ MKE Band Sampler by PRF BBQ MKE Band Sampler Local… Read more »

Weekly Top Airplay: December 5, 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, December 5, 2017

Today for the “Local Lunchbox” segment on the Rockleidoscope Show, Erin played for you:   It’s Fine by SIN BAD Teen Wiccan single by Fox Face snag by snag Sundial Mottos by Sundial Mottos reprise of the hard times by lifetime achievement award Barrels by Caley Conway     Alone In Austin by Twin Brother  … Read more »

Out This Week: December 4, 2017

Dear music lovers and WMSE listeners – this is your brief, weekly look at what’s new:   El Perro Del Mar, “Fight For Life” [single], The Control Group The Hold Steady, Entitlement Crew [EP], Frenchkiss Entitlement Crew b/w A Snake In The Shower by The Hold Steady The Jimmy Chamberlin Complex, The Parable, MAKE L.A…. Read more »

Local Lunchbox – Monday, December 4, 2017

Today for the “Local Lunchbox” segment on Armed Fauxes Radio, Faux Eyes played for you:   Spoil + Destroy by Fox Face misery.dev – select by Black Lines, Din Sky The Other End of the Knife by Bad Bread Local Lunchbox is brought to you by Outpost Natural Foods. Tune in Tuesday for the Rockleidoscope… Read more »

Where Have WMSE’s Playlists Gone?

Dear WMSE listeners, Due to some web updates, the WMSE playlists are not currently available on the WMSE web site. While we are working to correct this technical issue, please visit this page to see archived and real-time playlists! Thank you, Team WMSE

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: Snag + Social Caterpillar, A Dying Emperor Within a Dying Empire [split], Self-released Listen Tom: Knud Viktor, Ambiances/Images, Institut for Dansk Lydaræologi Listen Sid: Flat Worms, “Motorbike”, Castleface… Read more »

Local Lunchbox – Thursday, November 30, 2017

Today for the “Local Lunchbox” segment on the Von Munz Vinyl Variety Show Eric played for you:   Cement Tomb Mind Control LP by The Hussy Expensive Taste by The Hullmen   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… Read more »

Local/Live: December 5 – King Eye & the Squirts

King Eye & the Squirts formed in 2015 after vocalist/guitarist Steve Look and Drummer Jesse Buskov met and shared their affinity for 60’s surf music as co-workers at the late Hotel Foster. Enlisting the help of guitarist Adam Nelson and John the Savage bassist Paul Fleming, the quartet began gigging as an instrumental surf cover… Read more »

Local Lunchbox – Wednesday, November 29, 2017

Today for the “Local Lunchbox” segment on Squid Inc., Sid played for you:   Local Coverage 2015 by Milwaukee Record Rubicon by Space Raft 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: November 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, November 28, 2017

Today for the “Local Lunchbox” segment on the Rockleidoscope Show, Erin played for you: A Dying Emperor Within A Dying Empire (Snag + Social Caterpillar Split) by Social Caterpillar A Dying Emperor Within A Dying Empire (Snag + Social Caterpillar Split) by Snag   Sundial Mottos by Sundial Mottos     Getting High by Jonathan Burks… Read more »

Out This Week: November 27, 2017

Dear music lovers and WMSE listeners – this is your brief, weekly look at what’s new:   Anti-Flag, American Fall, Spinefarm Bjork, Utopia, One Little Indian Gingerlys, s/t, TopShelf Hess Is More, 80 Years, Edition King Gizzard and the Lizard Wizard, Polygondwanaland, ATO Polygondwanaland by King Gizzard & The Lizard Wizard Noel Gallagher’s High Flying Birds,… Read more »

Local Lunchbox – Monday, November 27, 2017

Today for the “Local Lunchbox” segment on Armed Fauxes Radio, Faux Eyes played for you: Pulled Through That Keyhole by The Ball Turret Gunners The Quilz by The Quilz The Quilz by The Quilz Same Things by Graham Hunt   Local Lunchbox is brought to you by Outpost Natural Foods. Tune in Tuesday during the Rockleidoscope with Erin… Read more »

Local/Live: November 28 – Detenzione

Detenzione (featuring Amelinda Burich on bass, Eric Apnea on drums, Eric Mayer on guitar and Dan Agacki on vocals) plays hard-edged, fast and furious hardcore. The band takes its cues from Black Flag and barely leaves room for contemplation of any additional influences (or anything, really), given their one minute per song track record. Buckle up and try… Read more »

Local Lunchbox – Wednesday, November 22, 2017

Today for the “Local Lunchbox” segment on Squid Inc., Sid played for you: The Quilz by The Quilz PRF BBQ MKE Band Sampler by PRF BBQ MKE Band Sampler Alone In Austin by Twin Brother The Ride by Whips Fox Face – Spoil + Destroy by Dirtnap Records Local Lunchbox is brought to you by Outpost Natural… Read more »

Weekly Top Airplay: November 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, November 21, 2017

Today for the “Local Lunchbox” segment on the Rockleidoscope Show, Erin played for you:   Stars In The Night by Indonesian Junk Fire Heads by Fire Heads Spoil + Destroy by Fox Face Hearts of Stone Still Crack by The Hullmen reprise of the hard times by lifetime achievement award Local Lunchbox is brought to you… Read more »

Out This Week: November 20, 2017

Dear music lovers and WMSE listeners – this is your brief, weekly look at what’s new:   GBH, Momentum, Hellcat Joel Gion, s/t, Beyond Beyond Is Beyond Mavis Staples, If All I Was Was Black, Anti- Morrissey, Low In High School, BMG No Vacation, Intermission [EP], TopShelf OCS, Memory Of a Cut Off Head, Castle… Read more »