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From the Booth

Discover WERS :: 10.26.17

ARTIST REVIEW: James Taylor-Watts

By Emily Harrison James Taylor-Watts is just like any other teenager, except he has a special gift. The British 19-year-old singer and songwriter has slowly... Read More
From the Booth :: 10.16.17

Beyond the limits, the Austin City Limits: Best Live Concert Experience

Today on Live Music Week, along with bands live in studio, we are playing a variety of songs that were performed live from both the... Read More
Discover WERS :: 10.05.17

Remembering Tom Petty

By Jamie Galyas I distinctly remember the first time I expressed interest in rock n’ roll. It was in kindergarten, and everyone in the class... Read More
Discover WERS :: 10.04.17

My Journey with Tom Petty

Tom Petty Heartbreak Drawing - by Nick Fosman Alex Waters Where were you when you first heard a Tom Petty song? For me, the location... Read More
Discover WERS :: 09.26.17

Listener Photo and Story Submissions

How do you celebrate independent music? WERS wants to feature you in an upcoming listener photo and story campaign, where we celebrate independent music and the... Read More
Discover WERS :: 09.02.17

Goodbye WBRU

  By Ross A. Ketschke, who grew up in Westport, MA. I was nine years old, riding in the car with my mom after just... Read More
Discover WERS :: 08.30.17

Rounding off Summer with these Music Discoveries

"Describing her music like her own diary, she has covered everything from failed relationships to a brief fascination with serial killers." This week on the... Read More
Discover WERS :: 08.22.17

Bully, Future Islands, and More Music Discoveries

"Her milky, yet strong voice conveys the story of letting go to receive the good of the future." This week on the WERS 7 o’clock... Read More
Discover WERS :: 08.15.17

Mattiel, The Dig, and More Music Discoveries

"The harmonious vocals... beautifully combine to create a sound that is not only melancholy, but also light. " This week on the WERS 7 o’clock news... Read More
Discover WERS :: 08.08.17

Curtis Harding, Japanese Breakfast, and More Music Discoveries

"It's music to soundtrack a dream or that state right before dreaming and it's a rare song that could be as affecting any time of... Read More
Discover WERS :: 08.03.17

The Revivalists Interview at Levitate Music Festival

Backstage at the Levitate Music and Arts Festival, 88.9’s Alex Waters sat down with Zack and David from the Revivalists and talked about the meaning... Read More
Discover WERS :: 08.01.17

Cut Copy, Mr. Jukes and More Music Discoveries

"The song sounds typically melancholy and longing but is actually about finding 'hope in a hopeless situation,' according to the band." This week on the... Read More

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