88Nine Radio Milwaukee

Radio Milwaukee events

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Our mission is to be a catalyst for creating a better more inclusive and engaged Milwaukee. To that end, we host a variety of community-focused events — live music, discussions of important community issues, and celebrations — at our studios in Walker’s Point.

Here’s a summary of Radio Milwaukee events. To explore further, click on the links and photos below.

Radio Milwaukee events include Studio:Milwaukee sessions, like this one with Spoon

Britt Daniel of Spoon performs live at a Studio:Milwaukee session at 88Nine.

Music Events

Studio:Milwaukee Sessions

We welcome national and international touring bands for mini-shows and interviews! Members get first priority for spots, and donors of $500+ are guaranteed entry to ALL Studio Milwaukee Sessions.

414 Music Live

We host a Milwaukee band and interview every Thursday at 5:30pm. Free and open to public. We also partner with Milwaukee Journal Sentinel to host its “Wisconsin Bands To Watch.”

Radio Milwaukee Music Awards

Annually, we honor Milwaukee’s music-makers — Milwaukee Album of the Year, Band of the Year, Music Video of The Year, and more.

Fall Ball

Annually, we create a night to remember, rooftop reception, Rockstar Karaoke and a dueling DJ dance off! All to raise funds for Radio Milwaukee!


Annually, we invite you to an interactive foodie extravaganza, pairing local chefs delicious food with curated musical pairings. All to raise funds for Radio Milwaukee!



Fall Ball

Fall Ball

Radio Milwaukee Music Awards

Radio Milwaukee Music Awards

Community Events

Community Stories Live

In partnership with individuals and organizations who love Milwaukee and love seeing it grow, we host this culturally diverse, relevant series of events.

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Telling stories of inclusion in Radio Milwaukee’s performance space.