Discover WERS :: 07.14.19

Levitate Music Festival 2019: Saturday Recap

By Nicole Bae  The sun was out as Saturday's Levitate Music Festival Crowd streamed into Marshfield.  The event was packed full, as families and youngsters... Read More
Discover WERS :: 07.13.19

Ripe Wins the Audience’s Hearts at Levitate Music Festival

Photography by Cecilia O'Rollins By Nicole Bae The skies had cleared up, and there was already a huge crowd by the time I got to... Read More
Discover WERS :: 07.13.19

Levitate Music Festival 2019: Friday Recap

By Nicole Bae  Despite the erratic weather, thousands gathered at Levitate Music Festival for an evening of great music. The sun beat down hard on... Read More
Discover WERS :: 07.10.19

Writers’ Beat — Songs to Cheer You Up with Vampire Weekend, Florence + The Machine, and more

For this week's Writers' Beat, we're talking about songs that get us out of a grumpy mood. Whether you prefer some mellow, moody vocals to... Read More
Discover WERS :: 07.05.19

Wicked Local Wednesday Recap: Oompa

Photography by Katy Bartel By Nicole Bae Oompa, the Bostonian poet turned rapper, stopped by our studio for a session of Wicked Local Wednesdays.  Oompa... Read More
Discover WERS :: 07.01.19

Proud to be 88.9

WERS is proud to be listener supported for over 70 years. Join us today and be a part of the community of music lovers that... Read More
Discover WERS :: 06.28.19

Live Mix Recap: Yeasayer

Photography by Risa Tapanes By Risa Tapanes This past Thursday, Brooklyn-based experimental trio Yeasayer dropped by the WERS studio for a live session. Casually crafting... Read More
Discover WERS :: 06.27.19

July 4th: It’s a Party on 88.9!

Let's make a great playlist for Independence Day. We're taking requests so that you've got music for your BBQ, or your trip to the cape.... Read More
Discover WERS :: 06.07.19

Show Review: Walk Off the Earth Burns Bright at House of Blues

Photography by Cecilia O'Rollins By Max Littlewood Continuing their 2019 world tour, Walk Off the Earth finally arrived in Boston to perform their signature blend... Read More
Discover WERS :: 06.05.19

Live Mix Recap: Pure Bathing Culture

Photography by Bobby Nicholas III By Nicole Bae Pure Bathing Culture, the indie pop duo hailing from Portland, OR, dropped by our studio for a... Read More
Discover WERS :: 06.03.19

Listener Advisory Panel

WERS will be convening two listener advisory panels on Tuesday evening, June 18 on the campus of Emerson College.The sessions will last 1 hour and... Read More
Discover WERS :: 05.31.19

Sam Fidler: Thank you Standing Room Only ©

By Sam Fidler Sam Fidler has been the host of Standing Room Only © (SRO) for three years, starting in the Fall of 2016. Thank... Read More