Marquette Wire

New Music Monday: Rocket Paloma

New Music Monday: Rocket Paloma

Alec Fischer, Assistant Music Director

November 16, 2017


Filed under Artist Live, Arts & Entertainment, Entertainment, Featured, MUTV, Radio

Check out their latest self-titled EP, “ROCKET PALOMA,” which has been climbing the ranks in the Milwaukee music scene and landed them on 88Nine Radio Milwaukee’s ‘Best Of’ ballot for Band, Album, Song, Album Art and Independent Release.

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New Music Monday: The Bang Bang

New Music Monday: The Bang Bang

Mackane Vogel, Arts & Entertainment Assistant Editor

November 14, 2017


Filed under Artist Interview, Artist Live, Arts & Entertainment, Entertainment, Featured, MUTV, Radio

Marquette Radio sat down for an interview with local band "The Bang Bang," who plans to release a new album called "Bridges" this Friday. The band will be hosting a release party at Company Brewing alongside other bands "Ako" and "Tigernite."

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LIVE: New Music Monday

November 13, 2017


Filed under Radio

Marquette University Players Society presents ‘Smokefall’

Marquette University Players Society presents ‘Smokefall’

Nicholas Cordonnier, Audio Content Director

November 10, 2017


Filed under Arts & Entertainment, Featured, Podcasts, Radio

"Smokefall" tells the multi-generational tale of one family as they cope with life, loss and the actions of their predecessors. Nicholas Cordonnier was able to sit down with the director of "Smokefall," Jackson Hoemann, and get some insight on the process that brought the show to life.

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PODCAST: Men’s basketball opens season vs. Mount St. Mary’s, Purdue

PODCAST: Men’s basketball opens season vs. Mount St. Mary’s, Purdue

Andrew Goldstein, Sports Content Executive

November 10, 2017


Filed under Men's Basketball, Podcasts, Radio Sports, Sports

Host Connor Basch and Wire Sports Content Executive Andrew Goldstein join forces to talk about Marquette's opening two games. How will the potential absences of Markus Howard and Greg Elliott impact both games? What can Marquette fans expect from both opponents? And what will happen in both games? All that and more ...

ATTEY: ‘4Eva is a Mighty Long Time,’ breakthrough for Big K.R.I.T.

ATTEY: ‘4Eva is a Mighty Long Time,’ breakthrough for Big K.R.I.T.

Brendan Attey, Arts and Entertainment Reporter

November 9, 2017


Filed under Arts & Entertainment, CD Review, Music Reviews, Radio

As a thunderous intro to the project, K.R.I.T opens with hard raps over a banging soul sample. The drums are going crazy, and so is he.  He is taking no prisoners, and the track can’t help but set the tone for the rest of the album.

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PODCAST: Deputy athletic director Hardin talks about his move to Drake

PODCAST: Deputy athletic director Hardin talks about his move to Drake

Andrew Goldstein, Sports Content Executive

November 8, 2017


Filed under Podcasts, Radio Sports, Sports, Wire Featured

When deputy athletic director Brian Hardin arrived on campus in the summer of 2015, his house wasn’t quite ready to move into yet. He spent the summer in the Campus Town apartments, which are normally reserved for students. “I was the only one without red solo cups in my window,” Hardin said. Hardin prob...

Show of the Week: Sports 4 Sports

Show of the Week: Sports 4 Sports

Tim Haggerty, Radio Publicist

November 7, 2017


Filed under Featured, Radio, Shows

This week’s Show of the Week is "Sports 4 Sports," hosted by freshmen Jack Phillips and Alex Laboy. "Sports 4 Sports" is, you guessed it, a show dedicated to all things sports. This is Phillips and Laboy's first semester involved with Marquette Radio. Phillips is a journalism major with a digital...

Show of the Week: ‘Plus One’

Show of the Week: ‘Plus One’

Kennedy Perkins

November 5, 2017


Filed under Radio

"Plus One" is a music talk show that provides a diverse set of music. From Indie Rock to R&B to Folk, there is something for everyone to enjoy. Fogarty makes listeners feel as if they are in the studio with a welcoming vibe and witty humor.

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Lindsey Buckingham and Christine McVie electrify Riverside Theater with sounds of the ’70s

Lindsey Buckingham and Christine McVie electrify Riverside Theater with sounds of the ’70s

Helen Dudley, Photography

November 3, 2017


Filed under Arts & Entertainment, Concert Review, Music Reviews, Radio

Members of the infamous drama-infused rock-and-roll band of the 1970s Fleetwood Mac, Lindsey Buckingham and Christine McVie temporarily branched off from the band to produce a rock-and-roll album of their own, “Buckingham McVie.” After returning to Fleetwood Mac following a whopping 15-year leave,...

PODCAST: Women’s basketball prepares for start of season with high expectations

PODCAST: Women’s basketball prepares for start of season with high expectations

Connor Basch, Audio Producer

November 3, 2017


Filed under Podcasts, Radio Sports, Sports, Women's Basketball

Women's basketball's first game tips off in 10 days against the University of New Mexico in Albuquerque, so it's time to preview the season. Women's basketball reporter John Hand joined host Connor Basch to break down everything you need to know about the No. 17 Golden Eagles, including what needs to...

Postmodern Jukebox to visit Riverside Theater

Postmodern Jukebox to visit Riverside Theater

GM Powell, Music Director

October 30, 2017


Filed under Artist Interview, Featured, Music Reviews, Podcasts, Radio

Marquette Radio loves the internet, if you haven't noticed. As such, one of our favorite gems to escape the online realm is Scott Bradlee's Postmodern Jukebox. Since its inception, the intimate cover performance series has fascinated over 3 million subscribers on its Youtube channel. Listen to the interview above wit...