From the Booth

Discover WERS :: 10.29.18

Gentle Temper Makes Their Way to WERS

By Sonali Anand Ryan Meier and Marion Earley make up the Boston native band, Gentle Temper. They are in the middle of their tour and... Read More
Discover WERS :: 10.23.18

Jade Bird Flies to New Music Heights Across The Globe

Jade Bird with WERS' Kennedy and Mica By Mica Kendall With only one EP out, and a handful of singles ranging from 2017 to current... Read More
Discover WERS :: 08.03.18

Music Team Memo: Elvis Costello, Gentle Temper, and more discoveries

What a week it's been in Boston. There were supposed be some bad thunderstorms, but instead we got sun. It got really hot and humid... Read More
Discover WERS :: 07.26.18

Music Team Memo: Mamalarky, LUMP, and More Discoveries

Welcome back to the Music Team Memo! This is where the music team at WERS scrummages through hundreds, maybe thousands, of songs to decide which... Read More
Discover WERS :: 05.23.18

The Boston Calling Playlist

- By Cassandra Cloutier - Boston Calling is right around the corner, which means it’s time to get excited and start listening to the artists!... Read More
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