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English folk singer and songwriter Laura Marling stopped by the WERS studio as her nationwide tour in support of A Creature I Don’t Know just getting started. At the ripe age of 22, Marling has already released three full-length albums, has been nominated for two Mercury Music Prizes, and has taken home the Best Female Solo [...]
After four days of music, art, and comedy, tens of thousands of Bonnarovians were finally sent home with ears ringing, dust and dirt clinging to their bodies, and the smell of corndogs sitting gently in their noses. Huge plastic bags of trash and recycling, empty beer cans, and random articles of clothing were left scattering [...]
Meiko’s second track says it all; she’s in love. That’s one thing you need to know before you throw the album on. In terms of style, Meiko has stuck with what she knows and what we love her for. But, in terms of content, The Bright Side is almost a polar opposite from her debut [...]
June is Black Music Month, on June 14th 889@Night is highlighting The Real Roxanne.
June is Black Music Month, on June 14th Rockers is highlighting Rita Marley.
As a concert-goer, there’s no greater bummer than seeing a band you’re crazy about phone it in after months or arduous touring. Lucky for us, the well-loved British rockers of Keane were not ones to pull this stunt—after a several year hiatus from making music and doing a high-profile tour, they kicked off a three-continent [...]
June is Black Music Month, on June 13th 889@Night is highlighting DJ Quik.
June is Black Music Month, on June 13th Rockers is highlighting Queen Ifrica.
June is Black Music Month, on June 8th Rockers is highlighting Buju Banton.
June is Black Music Month, on June 12th 889@Night is highlighting Kurtis Blow.