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617 Day 2021
617 Day :: 06.07.21

Celebrate Local Music, Local Business, and Local Radio this 617 Day

Graphics by Ainsley Basic WERS IS PROUD TO PRESENT OUR THIRD ANNUAL 617 DAY! Join ‘ERS on Thursday, June 17th for 617 Day, our annual... Read More
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Discover WERS :: 06.01.21

Introducing Our New General Manager, Howard “D” Simpson

Photo courtesy of Howard Simpson After 16 dedicated years as WERS’ General Manager, Jack Casey recently announced his retirement from the station. Join us in... Read More
Discover WERS :: 05.07.21

A Toast to Our Departing Seniors

The wonderful curse of WERS is that we're student run! Each year we get to make new friends and hear new voices on the air,... Read More
Discover WERS :: 02.28.21

WERS Celebrates International Women’s Day

Graphics by Kevin Shin In honor of International Women’s Day this Monday, March 8th - WERS will be playing all women artists, all day. This... Read More
Discover WERS :: 01.08.21

Playlist: Songs of Protest, Power, and Strength

Graphics by Nicole Bae by Phillip Jones, Afternoon Host Martin Luther King Jr. worked and preached at a moment in time when the call for... Read More
Discover WERS :: 11.24.20

A WERS Radio Thanksgiving Tradition

By Hal Slifer, On-Air Host Join Jersey Hal on Thanksgiving Day as he continues the WERS tradition of playing “Alice’s Restaurant” at 11am on 88.9.... Read More
Discover WERS :: 10.16.20

Live Music Week Spring 2021: Testimonials

Graphics by Kevin Shin YOUR DONATION TO WERS THIS LIVE MUSIC WEEK DOES MORE THAN JUST KEEP OUR MUSIC AWESOME AND COMMERCIAL-FREE: IT supports THE... Read More
Discover WERS :: 10.16.20

Live Music Week Spring 2021: Thank You Gifts

Graphics by Kevin Shin Your donation keeps our music awesome and commercial-free, and supports local artists and specialty programming. We play an awesome mix of music... Read More
Discover WERS :: 10.16.20

Live Music Week Fall 2020: We’re Here to Stay

Graphics by Kevin Shin For over 70 years, WERS has been a proud member of the Boston community. In 2020 we’ve seen the bright lights... Read More
Discover WERS :: 09.30.20

Celebrate New Years Eve in the Berkshires!

Graphics by Kevin Shin For over 70 years, WERS has been a proud member of the Boston community. And in 2020, we’ve seen the bright... Read More
Discover WERS :: 09.21.20

Remembering Toots Hibbert from Toots & the Maytals

Graphics by Kevin Shin Not every musician gets to go down in history as a pioneer of their genre of music, but Toots Hibbert does.... Read More
Discover WERS :: 09.04.20

Don’t Keep It A Secret: Fierce Urgency of Now Festival 2020

Join WERS for a conversation on Black radio's impact in Boston on Thursday, September 17th @4PM About this Event: Black music has always played a... Read More

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