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Arcade Fire Perform as The Reflektors

Arcade Fire Perform as The Reflektors

So I’m a little confused. There’s a band called The Reflektors who look a lot like Arcade Fire. The Reflektors have played a handful of shows, including some secret shows in Montreal and New York, and are scheduled to play shows in Miami and Los Angeles later this month. They have released two tunes so […]

Where Are They Now: Undisputed Truth

Where Are They Now: Undisputed Truth

During the 1960s and ’70s, Motown changed the way people thought about and recognized the R&B/soul genre. In 1970, the record producer of the most successful Motown act, The Temptations, decided to experiment with his psychedelic soul production techniques. Norman Whitfield called his new group Undisputed Truth. Undisputed Truth consisted of members Joe Harris, who […]

Record Store Day Preps for Black Friday

Record Store Day Preps for Black Friday

November 29, or Black Friday, marks the annual event that Record Store Day participants will organize, releasing exclusive record titles just for the day. Record Store Day is typically an annual April holiday taking place the third Saturday of the month but has recently expanded to incorporate the American tradition of unique limited special editions […]

Where Are They Now: Otis Redding

Where Are They Now: Otis Redding

The late Otis Redding has been crowned as the biggest and best of soul music. His career unknowingly began at an early age where he sang in several church choirs. Who would have known that his legacy would grow and develop into timeless forms of art that thrive in the current music industry? Between early […]

Courtney Love Reveals Secrets In Memoir

Courtney Love Reveals Secrets In Memoir

It has an Amazon product page and description. There are already false rumors being spread of a December 2013 release date. Courtney Love’s aforementioned and buzzworthy memoir My Story is already making a name for itself, and she’s “just covering the bases.” The synopsis on Amazon claims the book will explore many tell-all subjects: the […]

Unreleased Led Zeppelin Songs Discovered

Unreleased Led Zeppelin Songs Discovered

It’s no secret that some highly anticipated digital reissues of Led Zeppelin’s studio album discography have been in the works for some time now. But in an interview with BBC Radio 6 on Wednesday, the band’s former vocalist Robert Plant revealed that he had recently discovered several unreleased tracks. “I found some quarter-inch spools recently,” […]

Yeasayer Release New Music Video

Yeasayer Release New Music Video

The name says it all. In the new music video for “Glass Of The Microscope,” the band members of Yeasayer sport lab coats and peer at a microscopic world that is reminiscent of art. The video proves to be just as eerie and dreamlike as the song, which is the last track off of their […]

Morrissey Shares Autobiography

Morrissey Shares Autobiography

Morrissey, best known as the lead singer and co-founder of The Smiths, and easily recognized by his unique, throaty singing voice, has finally released his autobiography; cleverly entitled Autobiography. The book includes accounts of his life up until the present. But, much like anything associated with this British icon, this autobiography had to bring controversy […]

South By Southwest Band List Released

South By Southwest Band List Released

It’s finally here! The first slew of artists has been announced for the 2014 South By Southwest festival in Austin, Texas. Among the bands is Los Lonely Boys, the blues rock trio best known for their 2004 hit “Heaven” that reached #1 on the Billboard adult contemporary chart and #16 on the Billboard Top 40. […]

Rock and Roll Hall of Fame Nominees Announced

Rock and Roll Hall of Fame Nominees Announced

For most, the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame means next to nothing; the vanguard of the old trying and failing to extend its influence on to the youth. To others, its an advertisement at the Cleveland Airport. But to a very small group, the Hall of Fame means something, and the newest nominees for […]

Emerson College

To all WERS Members & Volunteers

THANK YOU! We had an awesome Live Music Week because of you! We exceeded our goal of 1000 donors and we couldn’t have done it without your support! We are working on sending your gifts now and you can expect to have them in 4 to 6 weeks. If you have any questions or concerns, […]

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