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Bob Dylan Releases Interactive Music Video

Bob Dylan Releases Interactive Music Video

If you ever wanted to see an official music video for Bob Dylan’s “Like a Rolling Stone”–-or if you wanted to see sixteen different ones at once–-your dream is now a reality. The video, which first appeared on Dylan’s website Tuesday, allows viewers to flip through sixteen different channels of a virtual TV. The channels […]

Axl Rose’s Ex-wife Selling Memorabilia

Axl Rose’s Ex-wife Selling Memorabilia

Axl Rose, the lead singer of the band Guns N’ Roses, dated Erin Everly in the 1980s before marrying her in April of 1990. Their marriage was tumultuous to say the least, and quite ephemeral, only lasting a couple months. The couple had the marriage annulled in January 1991 (which is still better than Kim […]

Enter to Win Free Ticket Friday Shows

Enter to Win Free Ticket Friday Shows

Do you love live music? Become a member of WERS and you can enter to win free tickets to concerts in the area every Friday! Check back here to see who we’re giving away tickets to. To enter to win tickets, click here. If you liked this, check out: HAIM Announce Tour Dates Third Man […]

Haim Announce Tour Dates

Haim Announce Tour Dates

The Haim sisters, Danielle, Este, and Alana, announced the North American leg of their tour, starting in California and eventually reaching Canadian soil in Vancouver. With their most recent album debuting a few months back in September, the trio of sisters are out promoting Days Are Gone as we speak. Their ambitious European tour finishes […]

Concert Watch: Nov. 20-23

Concert Watch: Nov. 20-23

Greetings concert goers! Thanksgiving and Black Friday are both next week, so before the holiday fervor begins let’s take a look at some of the shows coming to town: Wednesday, November 20 – The Lone Bellow @ Paradise Rock Club The Lone Bellow burst triumphantly into the music scene earlier this year with their self-titled […]

New Release Tuesday: November 19

New Release Tuesday: November 19

It’s New Release Tuesday at WERS, and the music community is abuzz with the latest releases from artists emerging from artists who are half your age and make fourteen times your salary. Do we have your attention? Excellent. Kurt Vile and the Violators, It’s A Big World Out There (And I Am Scared) If critical […]

Artist of the Week: Polica

Artist of the Week: Polica

WERS is proud to announce that our artist of the week is Minneapolis alternative band Polica in celebration of their sophomore release, Shulamith.  Polica was born of another group’s demise– lead singer Channy Leaneagh left the duo Roma di Luna that consisted of her and her husband Alexei Casselle following the end of the marriage and […]

Third Man Records: Donate a Turkey, Receive a Vinyl

Third Man Records: Donate a Turkey, Receive a Vinyl

Third Man Records wants to make sure no one goes hungry this Thanksgiving. The record label, owned by Jack White of The White Stripes, is teaming up with Nashville Rescue Mission to host a “turkey drive.” Those who donate a turkey or items (including clothing and canned goods) of equal value will receive a free […]

Stevie Nicks to Star on American Horror Story

Stevie Nicks to Star on American Horror Story

Do you watch American Horror Story? Do you religiously listen to Stevie Nicks and own every album she’s ever recorded? (No? Just me? Okay.) Well regardless, Stevie Nicks fans rejoice, for she will be appearing on the third season of American Horror Story: Coven. This past Tuesday, co-creator of the show, Ryan Murphy, tweeted “Guess […]

Arcade Fire Announce 2014 Arena Tour

Arcade Fire Announce 2014 Arena Tour

Arcade Fire has officially decided to back up their number one album with an arena tour in the spring and summer of 2014. The band announced 28 concerts taking place throughout North America next year, starting in Louisville, Kentucky in early March and ending in their hometown of Montreal on August 30. The tour includes […]

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WERS News Wins 11 Associated Press Student Awards

Congratulations to WERS News on winning 11 AP awards this year

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