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WERS Presents: All A Cappella Live!

WERS Presents: All A Cappella Live!

Congratulations to this year’s winner, the Darthmouth Aires

The Walkmen’s Singer Releasing Solo Album

The Walkmen’s Singer Releasing Solo Album

Hamilton Leithauser, frontman of The Walkmen who broke my heart with their indefinite hiatus, announced last year that he was working on a debut solo album. It was reported that the album was due for release this spring and would featured collaborations with other members of the band. The album, titled Black Hours has officially […]

Pharrell Williams Releasing Solo Album

After 2013’s “Get Lucky,” “Blurred Lines,” and “Happy,” Pharrell Williams is just about ready to bust into the new year with the release of his first full solo album in eight years. The record, G I R L, is stacked sky-high with guest features, including performance by Daft Punk, Justin Timberlake, Miley Cyrus, Alicia Keys, […]

Oasis Reissue ‘Definitely Maybe’

While Oasis could be considered a two-hit phenomenon in America, a band with a devote but cult following at best, in England they were a pop culture behemoth in the 90s. Their debut album, Definitely Maybe, was (at the time) the fastest selling debut album in British chart history. They quickly went from clubs to […]

Listen to Beck’s New Album In Flight

Listen to Beck’s New Album In Flight

If you’re planning on boarding a plane within the next month, Beck would like to provide your in-flight entertainment. His 12th studio effort Morning Phase hits land today. To celebrate his new album, Beck has partnered with Gogo, the in-flight internet provider, to stream the record to frequent fliers everywhere. Anyone with access to Gogo […]

Questlove to Guest Star on Law and Order

Most people know Questlove as the drummer of the band The Roots who have their own solo success but are also the in-house band for The Tonight Show Starring Jimmy Fallon, formerly Late Night with Jimmy Fallon. In addition to his great success with The Roots, Questlove is also a DJ, music journalist, and music […]

St. Vincent’s New Album Streaming Online

Mark your calendars: St. Vincent’s new self-titled album drops on February 25th. The album features eleven tracks and will be released via Loma Vista / Republic Records. The self-titled album is energetic and funky – two adjectives that also describe Annie Clark, the mastermind behind the music. With voluminous white hair and sharp features, Clark’s […]

Bonnaroo Lineup Announced

Bonnaroo Lineup Announced

Cage the Elephant, The Avett Brothers, White Denim and more to play Bonaroo Music and Arts Festival taking place in Manchester, Tennessee announced its lineup for the summer. For a festival initially focused on jam bands back in 2002, the lineup has diversified immensely. Here are some of the acts to look forward to: Cage the […]

Red Hot Chili Peppers’ John Frusciante Releasing New Album

John Frusciante just announced the release of his newest studio album, Enclosure, with his record label, Record Collection. This will be his eleventh solo album, not including those he recorded in the 1990s and 2000s with The Red Hot Chili Peppers. On Frusciante’s website, he is quoted saying, “Enclosure, upon its completion, was the record […]

Devo’s Bob Casale Dies at 61

While Devo are best known for their Energy Dome hats and their 1980 hit “Whip It”, they have consistently pushed the boundaries of punk, new wave, and pop music throughout their nearly forty years of existence. The classic line-up of Devo consisted of two brothers: Mark and Bob Mothersbaugh and Gerald and Bob Casale. Ever […]

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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, […]