Arts & Culture
2:36 pm
Thu May 1, 2014

Milwaukee Band, Sulek, Named after Inspirational Band Teacher

Chris Winberg, Patrick Hoctor, and Ruthie Hoctor make up the Milwaukee band, Sulek.
Credit sulekmusic.com

Did you ever have that one teacher that made an impact on your life? That one that taught you not only about their subject but also taught you about life?

Patrick Hoctor and his bandmates happened to have had one of those teachers and decided to name their band after their band director, Mr. Sulek.

Sulek, an “Indie Pop” band, has morphed over the years through their sound and their members but has stayed together since high school.

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

Mike Mangione Visits the Studio

Mike Mangione
Credit ?????

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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