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Concert Watch 3/27-4/2

Concert Watch 3/27-4/2

The Rocket Summer – Brighton Music Hall, Wednesday, March 27 The Rocket Summer, solo-project of Bryce Avary based out of Fort Worth, Texas, is coming to the Brighton Music Hall tonight. Avary, a multi-instumentalist and singer-songwriter produces every track on The Rocket Summer records (he even plays all of the instruments, talk about a “one […]

On the Verge: Passenger

On the Verge: Passenger

Before Mike Rosenberg, the one-man act that is Passenger, performed his first show to kick off his tour in the US tonight, he decided to swing by our studio to play us a few tunes. The UK-born singer-songwriter has been through the ups and downs of the industry, spanning from busking on the streets just […]

“Spark Seeker” by Matisyahu

“Spark Seeker” by Matisyahu

If there were ever a wild card in the pop music hierarchy, Matisyahu is hands-down one of the most unpredictable and unconventional artists on the charts. His fusion of hip-hop, rock n’ roll, spoken word, and beat boxing combined with his latest effort to perform as an acoustic singer/songwriter on Spark Seeker: Acoustic brings some […]

On the Verge: Passenger

On the Verge: Passenger

At 4:15 PM each Tuesday, WERS brings you our On The Verge segment which highlights an artist we think is up-and-coming. This week’s artist On The Verge is the British Indie singer-songwriter, Mike Rosenberg more commonly known by his stage name, Passenger. Rosenberg began his career as the front man for the band of the […]

New Releases Tuesday

New Releases Tuesday

Welcome to New Releases Tuesday on WERS. Every Tuesday we’ll take a look around the music scene and bring you updates on, you guessed it, the new albums coming out this week. DIDO, GIRL WHO GOT AWAY British singer-songwriter, Dido, has released her fourth studio album, Girl Who Got Away. The record includes collaborations with […]

“The Low Highway” by Steve Earle

“The Low Highway” by Steve Earle

On April 2nd, Steve Earle will add one more album to his already impressive collection. The Low Highway will be released by New West Records and was produced by Ray Kennedy and Earle himself. The album is a must-listen for any fan of country, rock, the blues, or anyone who appreciates the art of storytelling […]

Artist of the Week: Frank Turner

Artist of the Week: Frank Turner

This week WERS is featuring English folk-punker Frank Turner as our Artist of the Week! Frank Turner was not always solo.  He first rose to prominence in the early 00′s with the post-hardcore band Million Dead.  After that band’s split, however, Turner went in a different direction.  Influenced by Johnny Cash’s excellent American series (with […]

Meg Hutchinson Live In Studio

Meg Hutchinson Live In Studio

Long time friend of WERS, Meg Hutchinson stopped by to play us a few songs for Live Music Week. A Western Massachusetts native, and Bostonian for the past decade, Meg is no stranger to the WERS studios: Meg began her career by busking in the Boston subways and receiving “brutally honest” feedback, until the WERS […]

Jimmy Ryan Live In Studio

Jimmy Ryan Live In Studio

The wonderful thing about Live Music Week here at WERS is not only the multitude of in studio performances that we have in for listener enjoyment, but our ability to secure local Boston acts that showcase what our city has to offer. One of these acts is Jimmy Ryan, a star on the Boston bluegrass […]

The Dunwells Live In Studio

The Dunwells Live In Studio

The Dunwells, a folk-rock outfit from the UK, came to the WERS studio as a trio to perform for live music week. The band acquired their name in a rather logical fashion, borrowing the surname of band members and brothers Joseph and David. On top of all of the familial chemistry within the group, the […]

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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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