WERS Essentials

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 Fall 2020: 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 Fall 2020: 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
Discover WERS :: 08.26.20

Labor Day Live

Graphics by Nicole Bae WERS is celebrating Labor Day with one last summer kick: Listen for Labor Day Live starting Friday, September 4th on 88.9, running through... Read More
Discover WERS :: 08.21.20

Standing Room Only: Kitchen Kickline Roundtable

Graphics by Nicole Bae WERS 88.9 FM’s own Phil Jones hosted a roundtable discussion on the future of Boston’s theater scene in the face of... 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
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

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