Music Reviews

Discover WERS :: 07.07.17

Artist Spotlight: Rostam

- By Nathaniel Smith - Once the keyboardist and producer for the clean collegiate sounds of Vampire Weekend, Rostam Batmanglij has announced a new solo... Read More
Discover WERS :: 06.26.17

Air Traffic Controller’s “Best Show of the Tour.”

- By Alex Waters - Halfway through Air Traffic Controller’s Sunday night performance at The Sinclair, vocalist Dave Munro took a break from playing music... Read More
Discover WERS :: 06.21.17

Cage The Elephant Keeps the Boston Calling Crowd Jumping

- By Ross A. Ketschke - The garage-rock four piece has made a name for themselves as some of the most prolific live performers in... Read More
Discover WERS :: 06.19.17

Cage the Elephant Interview with WERS

Geoffrey hangs out with Brad and Nick from Cage The Elephant at Boston Calling to talk touring, music festivals, and their record Tell Me I'm... Read More
Discover WERS :: 06.16.17

Boston Calling Opens in Full Swing with Sylvan Esso

- By Ross A. Ketschke - We were just getting into the swing of things Friday at Boston Calling. Us fans were still filing into... Read More
Discover WERS :: 06.14.17

Nathaniel Rateliff’s Foot-Stomping Tempos at Boston Calling

For an hour on Saturday afternoon, Boston Calling felt and sounded like a Baptist church. Nathaniel Rateliff and The Night Sweats poured out a powerful... Read More
Discover WERS :: 06.12.17

Tegan and Sara Return to Boston Calling in Full Swing

At first glance, it’s hard to believe that Tegan and Sara have been captivating audiences around the world for over 20 years. The identical twins... Read More
Discover WERS :: 06.08.17

Bon Iver Clears the Rain at Boston Calling

In the weeks leading up to Boston Calling, one group was consistently on our minds as one of the most anticipated acts of the festival.... Read More
Discover WERS :: 06.07.17

Off the Sidelines and into Bleachers, Gone Now

“Jack Antonoff” may not be a household name quite yet, but he is surely moving off the sidelines and onto center stage. Antonoff is credited... Read More
Discover WERS :: 06.06.17

The Japanese House Premieres New Single “Somebody You Found”

21-year-old Amber Bain is the solo multi-instrumentalist behind The Japanese House. She recently premiered “Saw You In A Dream”, her second single from her forthcoming... Read More
Discover WERS :: 06.04.17

Weezer and Tool Revive The 90s to Close Boston Calling

This year’s Boston Calling was unlike anything we had ever seen in Boston. The new location at the Harvard Athletic Complex allowed for a larger... Read More
Discover WERS :: 06.03.17

The 1975’s Return to Boston Calling

As the sun set over Boston Calling Saturday evening, thousands of fans packed in front of the Blue Stage for one of the most anticipated... Read More