Results tagged with 'public radio'
Published Dec. 10, 2018
When WUWM program director Bruce Winter died last month of complications from cancer at age 64, long-time listeners may have expected the voice they've heard on 89.7 FM to go silent for the first time since 1978. But that's not what station manager Dave Edwards, who worked alongside his friend the entire time, had in mind.
Published Jan. 30, 2013
Mitch Teich, the executive producer of WUWM's "Lake Effect," isn't a native Milwaukeean. In fact, he's traveled around the country building his radio resume, but for the past seven years, he's called Wisconsin his home. And it shows. The 43-year-old host of the local interview show has taken the time to become an expert in the issues he covers on "Lake Effect." Teich says his job is like taking a midterm exam on a different topic every day.
Published Jan. 10, 2003
You read the interview with David Dye, now meet Milwaukee's Bruce Winters, the hosts of the World Cafe's local sibling, Saturdays At the Cafe. Like Dye, Winters has helped shape the careers of many musicians who would have otherwise been ignored by commercial radio.