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Local Lunchbox – Thursday, July 6, 2017

Today for the “Local Lunchbox” segment on the Von Munz Vinyl Variety Show Eric played for you:   The Ride by Whips The Thaw by STATIC EYES     Road Kill From Outer Space 7″ by Brain-Bats Twangy Surf & Spy Themes by The Exotics Urgency Squad by Xposed 4Heads Local Lunchbox is brought to you by… 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: Omni, “Equestrian”, Trouble In Mind Listen Tom: Idea Fire Company, Lost at Sea, Recital Listen Sid: Toma, Aroma, Self-released Listen Ryan: Felix Marc, Alternative Facts (Extended Edition), Electro Zombies Listen… Read more »

Local Lunchbox – Wednesday, July 5, 2017

Today for the “Local Lunchbox” segment on Squid Inc., Sid played for you: Make Believe b/w Made It My Own by Dramatic Lovers PRF BBQ MKE Band Sampler by PRF BBQ MKE Band Sampler 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 »

Local/Live: July 11th – Liv Mueller

Wipe your tears, put on your Sunday best & listen. Milwaukee’s Liv Mueller is a songstress who has lived in the likes of Nashville, Austin and the fine Midwest. Her vocals are a beautiful combination of sparkle and smoke, taking any listener to another time,when artists like Peggy Lee and Connie Francis reigned. Liv started… Read more »

Local Lunchbox – Monday, July 3, 2017

Today for the “Local Lunchbox” segment on Armed Fauxes Radio, Faux Eyes played for you: Press Play and Record Discography 1987-1999 by Compound Red 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: Ex Eye, s/t, Relapse Listen Tom: Maggi Payne, Crystal, Aguirre Records Listen Sid: Afghan Whigs, In Spades, Sub Pop Listen Ryan: Die Form, Baroque Equinox, Trisol Music Group Listen… Read more »

Local Lunchbox – Wednesday, June 28, 2017

Today for the “Local Lunchbox” segment on Squid Inc., Sid played for you: The Ride by Whips Turn It On by Whips The Ride by Whips Make Believe b/w Made It My Own by Dramatic Lovers Marathon by AUTOMatic       Cartoon Moon by Dead Horses Local Lunchbox is brought to you by Outpost Natural… Read more »

Weekly Top Airplay: June 27, 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 27, 2017

Today for the “Local Lunchbox” segment on the Rockleidoscope Show, Erin played for you: Stone School by s.al 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 26, 2017

Dear music lovers and WMSE listeners – this is your brief, weekly look at what’s new:   Ex Eye, s/t, Relapse Fleet Foxes, Crack-Up, Nonesuch Japanese Breakfast, Soft Sounds From Another Planet, Dead Oceans King Gizzard & the Lizard Wizard, Murder Of the Universe, ATO KMFDM, Yeah! [EP], Earmusic Lee Bains III & the Glory… Read more »

Local Lunchbox – Monday, June 26, 2017

Today for the “Local Lunchbox” segment on Armed Fauxes Radio, Faux Eyes played for you: Road Kill From Outer Space 7″ by Brain-Bats Demo 2017 by Pay Up Demo 2017 by Pay Up   The Ride by Whips Local Lunchbox is brought to you by Outpost Natural Foods. Tune in Tuesday during the Rockleidoscope with Erin for your… 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: Fleet Foxes, Crack-Up, Nonesuch Listen Tom: Idles, Brutalism, Balley Records Listen Sid: Queens of the Stone Age, “The Way You Used to Do”, Matador Listen Ryan: Dave Inox, Danger… Read more »

Local Lunchbox – Thursday, June 22, 2017

Today for the “Local Lunchbox” segment on the Von Munz Vinyl Variety Show Erin (filling in for Eric) played for you:   Highway Lord by MOON RATS MOTOR SWORD by MOON RATS The Ride by Whips Local Lunchbox is brought to you by Outpost Natural Foods. Tune in Friday on Zero Hour with Andy for your next tasty treat!

Local Lunchbox – Wednesday, June 21, 2017

Today for the “Local Lunchbox” segment on Squid Inc., Sid played for you:   Make Believe b/w Made It My Own by Dramatic Lovers Teen Wiccan single by Fox Face 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 20, 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 20, 2017

Today for the “Local Lunchbox” segment on the Rockleidoscope Show, Von Munz (subbing for Erin) played for you: The Thaw by STATIC EYES   Sea of Red // Brujo 7″ (Romanus Records) by CalliopeLocal Lunchbox is brought to you by Outpost Natural Foods. Tune in Wednesday during Squid Inc. with Sid for your next tasty treat!

Alejandro Escovedo Headlines WMSE 8th Annual Backyard BBQ

The legendary Alejandro Escovedo will headline WMSE’s Backyard BBQ on Saturday, Sept. 2. The renowned songwriter and singer primarily plays the guitar, and has played a variety of rock genres and alternative country. He was named “Artist of the Decade” by No Depression magazine in 1998, and has collaborated with Ryan Adams and Whiskeytown. “We… Read more »

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!