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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 :: 07.08.19

London’s Historical Power in Rock & Roll

By Tiffany Carbon London, England was the place to be for anyone wanting to break into alternative and rock & roll music. It birthed the... 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 :: 07.03.19

Artist Profile: The Pixies and Their Legacy

  By Owen Murray Boston has more than its fair share of iconic rock bands. Aerosmith, The Cars and—of course—Boston. Not to mention favorites like... Read More
Discover WERS :: 07.01.19

Show Review: Honeysuckle celebrates new album “Firestarter” at the Sinclair

Photo courtesy of Honeysuckle By Owen Murray Honeysuckle brought an intimate night of indie, folk, and bluegrass to the Sinclair to celebrate the release of... 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 :: 06.26.19

Live Mix Recap: Charly Bliss

Photography by Ayodele Oladejinj By Lily Doolin Four-piece pop band Charly Bliss swung by the WERS live mix studio to play a few songs for... Read More
Discover WERS :: 06.24.19

Album Review: Vampire Weekend Curates 6 Year Time Capsule in “Father of the Bride”

By Mica Kendall Band: Vampire Weekend Album: Father of the Bride Favorites: Unbearably White, Sympathy, This Life  Recommended If You Like: Phoenix, Two Door Cinema... Read More
Discover WERS :: 06.21.19

Show Review: X Ambassadors Rocks Royale with First Album Release Show

Photography by  Ayodele Oladeji By Lily Doolin Artist: X Ambassadors Venue: Royale Date: June 18, 2019 Fresh off the release of their latest album ORION,... Read More