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Discover WERS :: 05.23.17

Slowdive, Pond, and other new discoveries from WERS

This week on the 7 o’Clock News… We had a beautiful band-reunion track, a bright bop from some Aussies, a chilling rendition to a centuries... Read More
Discover WERS :: 05.22.17

WERS to Welcome Four New Hall of Famers

WERS 88.9 FM will welcome four new inductees from the world of radio, news, and music promotion into its Hall of Fame during Emerson College’s... Read More
Discover WERS :: 05.18.17

6 Things I’m Looking Forward To At Boston Calling

  By Ross Ketschke  1. Seeing Bon Iver Since the release of the Grammy nominated “22, A Million” last September, I have been craving to... Read More
Discover WERS :: 05.05.17

Standing Room Only’s Amiel Talks Tony Nominations

By Travis Amiel Host of Standing Room Only each and every Sunday afternoon  The nominations for the 2017 Tony Awards were announced Tuesday and after... Read More
Discover WERS :: 05.05.17

Celebrating (and saying goodbye to) our Seniors

Here at WERS, we realize that the station would not be the same without all the students that keep 88.9 up and running! Unfortunately, that also... Read More
Discover WERS :: 05.03.17

Discover Hurray for the Riff Raff, Rostam, and more!

Hurray For The Riff Raff – “Hungry Ghost” Alynda Segarra, the creative force in the band, wrote “Hungry Ghost” as a send up to the... Read More
Discover WERS :: 04.28.17

Behind The Music Desk:Season 2: Episode 10

The music staff walk you through brand new tracks from Lindsey Buckingham and Christine McVie, Mac DeMarco, Land of Talk, Waxahatchee and more on #BehindtheMusicDesk
Discover WERS :: 04.11.17

Volunteer with WERS at Rosie’s Place

Each holiday season, WERS asks for your support of the music and programs you love and in return, we pledge to donate one hour of... Read More
Discover WERS :: 04.05.17

9 Songs to Discover – Live Music Week Edition!

Love the in-studio performances we’ve been featuring here on 88-9 this Live Music Week and want to discover more? Well then, this is just for... Read More
Discover WERS :: 04.01.17

Special Playground Prizes this Live Music Week!

Live Music Week kicks off with The Playground on Saturday, April 1st at 8AM so we just had to make sure we gave away some... Read More
Discover WERS :: 03.31.17

30 Live Bands in 9 Days?!

George Knight kicks Live Music Week into high gear bright and early Monday morning at 6AM, and we’ve given him plenty of fun prizes to... Read More
Discover WERS :: 03.31.17

So Many Bands, So Little Time!

It’s Live Music Week! which means we’re getting ready to welcome more than 30 bands into the WERS studios for very special live performances just... Read More