They Write, We Link: April 11, 2014

Link-iconWe don’t know everything, so every Friday we’ll scan Milwaukee media sources to find out what our town’s writers and bloggers are writing about.

The biggest news this week is the launch of Milwaukee Record, the new site run by Matt Wild and Tyler Maas. After reading what the site will be, dig into the 50 Best Milwaukee Albums of the 2010s (so far).

The second biggest news this week is the release of The Sound of Young Milwaukeea simply-titled compilation of music from our city’s best young bands (note: they almost all live in Riverwest) released by Top 5 Records.

You just knew Monica Martin’s voice wasn’t going to stay in Madison, WI. Phox, fresh off signing to Partisan Records, revealed their release date and announced a lengthy American tour.

Ian Olvera has always worked hard at both writing music and promoting his music. Bobby Talzilo catches up with Ian and The Sleepwalkers.

Your weekly post about one of the 8 billion bands Myles Coyne plays with, this time with Evan digging into Animals in Human Attire.

Who wouldn’t want to see MSO perform a live score to The Wizard of Oz?

Finally, in advance of their Monday night Milwaukee Day concert, Decibully sat down with Tyler for a piece that offers a nice look at the band’s career.