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Brandi Blaze
Artist Interviews :: 08.20.20

Interview: Boston’s Brandie Blaze says, “This is my hometown, and I want to put on for my city”

By Simru Sonmez-Erbil, WERS Staff Writer Local hip-hop legend Brandie Blaze isn't going anywhere – literally. Despite some initial difficulties in getting onto city stages,... Read More
Discover WERS :: 08.20.20

How to Teach Yourself to Play Guitar

Graphics by Maeve Huttner By Megan Doherty, WERS Staff Writer After months of social distancing, you’re probably getting a bit stir crazy. Streaming classic sitcoms... Read More
Artist Interviews :: 08.18.20

Interview: Relishing in Quiet Moments with Local Artist ksrmr

Photo Courtesy of ksrmr By Lily Doolin, WERS Blog Editor Berklee College of Music student Maria-Elena Kaser, aka ksrmr, transformed the face of her project... Read More
Discover WERS :: 08.14.20

Election 2020

Graphics by Nicole Bae The 2020 Presidential Election is almost here, and WERS has you covered when it comes to all things voting. Check out... Read More
Squirrel Flower
Artist Interviews :: 08.13.20

Interview: The Story Behind Local Artist Squirrel Flower’s Origins

Story Cover Photo by Maria Gelsomini By Simru Sonmez-Erbil, WERS Staff Writer In her latest album, I Was Born Swimming, Squirrel Flower (Ella O'Connor Williams) dives into... Read More
Discover WERS :: 08.12.20

WERS Companion Guides: The Ultimate Pet Playlist

We're celebrating the dog days of summer here at WERS with the help of local animal shelters and rescue organizations – and our furry (or... Read More
Artist Interviews :: 08.11.20

Interview: Lonely Pirate Committee’s Unconventional Creation Process

Photo Courtesy of Lonely Pirate Committee By Simru Sonmez-Erbil, WERS Staff Writer Voice memos, iPhone microphones – This isn't an Apple product placement, but rather... Read More
Discover WERS :: 08.07.20

Playlist: Vacation From Home

Graphics by Kevin Shin By Simru Sonmez-Erbil, WERS Staff Writer No matter how many high-speed trains they build, there will never be any better form... Read More
Artist Interviews :: 08.06.20

Interview: Coral Moons on Persevering Through a Pandemic

By Lily Doolin, WERS Blog Editor Local retro-rock band Coral Moons is no stranger to the airwaves of 88.9. Most recently, they gave an incredible... Read More
Discover WERS :: 08.05.20

Meet These Adoptable Pets from Northeast Animal Shelter!

WERS is celebrating the Dog Days of Summer in partnership with Northeast Animal Shelter and other local shelters and rescue organizations, and we hope you... Read More
Discover WERS :: 08.03.20

Playlist: Songs to Clean to

Graphics by Kevin Shin By Kiersten Tate, WERS Staff Writer To beat COVID-19, we're all staying inside our homes. While everyone is in quarantine with... Read More
Artist Profile :: 07.31.20

Artist Profile: Squeeze

Graphics by Simru Sonmez-Erbil By Simru Sonmez-Erbil, WERS Staff Writer From the pubs of South London to Madison Square Garden, Squeeze has been crafting more than just... Read More