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Discover WERS :: 07.25.17

George Ezra, St. Vincent and More Music Discoveries

"Young musicians and bands can often be some of the most exciting as they navigate their influences and exactly what they want to sound like."... Read More
Discover WERS :: 07.18.17

Arcade Fire, Baio and More Music Discoveries

"The verses whip along so quickly you almost don’t notice, you are propelled with the manic energy of the band into the relief of the... Read More
Discover WERS :: 07.11.17

Music Discoveries from Rooney, Wolf Alice and More

"It’s that combination of self doubt and defiance, and a willingness to explore this binary in their music that makes Wolf Alice so distinctive." This... Read More
Discover WERS :: 07.04.17

WERS Music Discoveries featuring Bedouine, Twin Peaks and more.

This week on the WERS 7 o’clock news, we heard a beautifully folksy tune from the nomadic in mind and body, Bedouine, chilled out to... Read More
Discover WERS :: 06.27.17

Liv, Ariel Pink, and more Music Discoveries from WERS

This week on the WERS 7 o’clock news, we heard a track from the power group liv, and a funky/bonafied summer jam from Toro y... Read More
Discover WERS :: 06.20.17

Start Your Summer Off with these WERS Music Discoveries

This week on the WERS 7 o'clock news, we heard tracks from the moody Seattle-based band Chastity Belt, a smooth soulful jam from the Slovenian... Read More
Discover WERS :: 06.13.17

Enjoy the Nice Weather with this Week’s New Music Round-Up

This week on the 7 o’clock news we heard the bluesy croon of Pokey LaFarge, the return of the Canadian indie darlings Alvvays the power... Read More
Discover WERS :: 06.07.17

2017 Hall of Fame Inductees Share Their Favorite WERS Moments

On June 3rd, 2017, 88.9’s Alex Waters had the privilege of talking with three WERS Hall of Fame inductees. Dave Thomson and Linda Coombs represented... Read More
Discover WERS :: 06.06.17

WERS New Discoveries from Arcade Fire, Amber Coffman, and more!

This week on the 7 O’Clock News, we heard from Dirty Projectors alum, Amber Coffman sing about heartbreak and perseverance on her latest single “No... Read More
Discover WERS :: 05.30.17

Grizzly Bear, Phoenix and more music discoveries from WERS

This time on the 7 o’clock news we heard from some heavy hitters and some newer faces. We jammed to Grizzly Bear’s latest single “Mourning... Read More
Discover WERS :: 05.26.17

In Studio with Adam Ezra

88.9’s own Alex had the chance to talk with local breakout artist Adam Ezra on Tuesday afternoon. They talked about inspiration, incentive packages, and Ezra’s... Read More
Discover WERS :: 05.24.17

A Note from WERS General Manager Regarding the Federal Budget Proposal

Dear friend of WERS, The President has just released his full budget proposal for Fiscal Year (FY) 2018, which begins in less than five months.... Read More