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WKLH's Palec values classic motorcycle music in Milwaukee

Published Feb. 18, 2016

To the get low down on classic Milwaukee motorcycle music, we ride with local music expert Steve Palec, the host of the weekly Sunday morning "Rock and Roll Roots" radio show on WKLH 96.5 FM for nearly 30 years.

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WMSE revs it up for motorcycle culture

Published Feb. 3, 2016

MSOE cranks out a steady crop of the world's best engineers, including many in the motorcycle industry both here and around the world. In the local music scene, MSOE has its own radio station that rides a steady road with the city's motorcycle community.

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Matenaer joins Mueller on morning news

Published Dec. 1, 2015

Milwaukee radio news veteran Jane Matenaer was named permanent co-anchor for "Wisconsin's Morning News with Gene Mueller" on 620 WTMJ Radio.

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Milwaukee Talks: new OnMilwaukee contributor Carole Caine

Published Oct. 26, 2015

If you've lived anywhere in Milwaukee during the last 30 years, you know the voice of Carole Caine. Simply, Caine is a broadcasting legend here in town, serving as one half of the popular Dave & Carole morning show on 96.5 WKLH since the mid '80s. But that abruptly changed when the station didn't renew Caine's contract this summer, and just like that, she was off the air ... gone, but hardly forgotten. An now she's back.

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Father-son duo's radio musical uncovers history of "The Ethiopian Ball"

Published Oct. 15, 2015

If you happen to be flipping through radio channels tonight, you may hear something pretty unexpected in between all of the usual pop suspects: a harpsichord. No, it's not the product of some new ĂĽber-hipster band. The harpsichord is actually just one part of a small orchestra performing "The Ethiopian Ball," a new 70-minute radio "comic opera" created by father-son team Eric and Roger Beaumont and premiering on WMSE tonight at 6 p.m.

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Hangman Radio haunts the airwaves with new takes on old Milwaukee tales

Published Aug. 27, 2015

Considering its reputation as Milwaukee's haunted bar, Shaker's Cigar Bar, located at 422 S. 2nd St., certainly knows a thing or two about old stories coming to life. After giving plenty of historical tours through the years and guiding eager guests to some of the city's ghosts, bar owner Bob Weiss and marketing director Amanda Morden are hoping they've found a new way to resurrect some of Milwaukee's old tales of yore: Hangman Radio.

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McNeil joins the new trend at 93.3 WLDB-FM

Published May 8, 2015

Earlier this week, the Milwaukee Radio Alliance announced Van McNeil will be the new co-host of a morning show on the rebranded Trending Radio 93.3, WLDB-FM.

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WMIL continues its market dominance

Published April 17, 2015

Super-serving a niche audience can provide radio dominance in Milwaukee. Media watchers need not look further than country music powerhouse WMIL-FM to find a successful playbook on how to get and maintain an audience.

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Radio rankings back to the same with WMIL-FM on top

Published March 20, 2015

For a short period, as holiday music takes over the air, people shift and sample other stations. Now that we are back into a normal grove, things are back to where they were with WMIL-FM 106.1 at the top of the ratings.