music

In-Studio Performance
12:00 am
Mon December 3, 2012

Ruben Performs a Brand New Song In-Studio

Ruben performing their brand new song in-studio
Credit Bruce Winter

The Minnesota-native indie band, Ruben, stopped in the studio today to play their song Carry Me and their never-before-heard song I am Just a Ghost.  Bruce Winter and the band also discuss  traveling and the challenges of spreading the word about Reuben's music.

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Arts & Culture
12:32 pm
Thu November 29, 2012

Rebecca Rego: Songwriting as "Spontaneous Combustion"

Singer-songwriter and Wisconsin native Rebecca Rego.

We’ve had our share of musicially talented people through the Lake Effect studio over the years – and some musically talented people who have actually worked here.  In the Lake Effect bungalow, our own Trapper Schoepp and his band just finished a tour with the Wallflowers.  Down the hall, Jason Mohr does vocals and guitars with Juniper Tar, and Tom May plays brass in the band Take Solace.

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In-Studio Performance
12:00 am
Tue November 6, 2012

Michael McDermott Performs at WUWM

Michael McDermott performs at WUWM
Credit Bruce Winter

Michael McDermott stopped by the radio station today to talk about his new family and his unique music. He plays two songs, Hit Me Back and Deal With the Devil, discussing his new album Hit Me Back. McDermott describes his music as an effort to break away from the typical formulaic pop-songs of today and used names like Sarah Mclachlan to inspire him while recording Hit Me Back.

Band Website: http://www.michael-mcdermott.com/

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In-Studio Performance
12:00 am
Thu October 11, 2012

The Delta Routine Stops in to Talk and Play

Delta Routine sporting their stripes
Credit Keegan Wenzler

The Delta Routine came to play their songs I Wait Alone and New York Avenue today and to talk music, business, and art with Bruce Winter. The band and Bruce cover the fun of recording gritty music in even grittier places and the challenges of promoting the final product.

Band Website: http://www.thedeltaroutine.com

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In-Studio Performance
12:00 am
Fri October 5, 2012

Mike Mangione Visits the Studio

Mike Mangione
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Mike Mangione stopped by the studio today to catch up with Bruce Winter and to share some of his original "sonic bumper bowling" music.  Bruce and Mike discuss and listen to the songs Fields of Evermore and Red-Winged Black Bird Man.  Mike reflects on his major influences and how he tries to position himself and his music in the minds of his fans.

Band Website: http://www.mikemangione.com

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