WERS Essentials

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
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 :: 07.26.20

Dermot Kennedy Virtual Ticket + Vinyl Giveaway!

Graphics by Nicole Bae; Photography by Cole Matheson A good friend of WERS, Dermot Kennedy, is playing a big virtual show on Thursday night, 7/30,... Read More
Discover WERS :: 07.26.20

The Dog Days of Summer with WERS

WERS is celebrating the Dog Days of Summer in partnership with local animal shelters and rescue organizations, and we hope you will join us! This... Read More
Discover WERS :: 07.10.20

The Basements of Boston: “We’re the Working Class Artists”

Photo courtesy of Yaritza Bushell (left) and Sam Potrykus (right) By Christopher Wilson Christopher Stetson Wilson is a Cambridge-based writer, MFA fiction student, former comic... Read More
Discover WERS :: 06.29.20

Shadows of a Dream: The History of Racial Inequality in America

Graphics by Nicole Bae In the wake of the death of George Floyd, a Black man killed in Minneapolis police custody in May, Americans across... Read More
617 Day :: 06.09.20

Join us in Amplifying Local Artists this 617 Day

Graphics by Nicole Bae WERS is proud to present our second annual 617 Day! Having been an active member of the Boston community for 70... Read More
Discover WERS :: 06.04.20

A Message from Emerson College President Lee Pelton

Message from President Pelton: America is on Fire June 1st, 2020 Today, I write to you as a Black man and as President of Emerson... Read More
Discover WERS :: 06.03.20

WERS Companion Guides: For Allies

Graphics by Nicole Bae Our family here at the station joins all demanding an end to violence against Black people, and those supporting black art,... Read More