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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 […]

On The Verge: Firehorse

On The Verge: Firehorse

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 weeks’ artist On The Verge is Firehorse! Firehorse comes to the WERS studio in support of their sophomore album, Pills From Strangers. Leah Siegel fronts the band, which is one of her many projects. […]

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 […]

“Pushin’ Against a Stone” by Valerie June

The new album from Valerie June, Pushin’ Against a Stone, definitely showcases her southern music influences. With a mixture of blues, folk, soul and country there is no way that this album can be defined as one genre of music. The album opens with the track “Workin’ Woman Blues” where the first two minutes of […]

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 […]

Emerson College

The Emerson Acappellooza Fundraiser

Come celebrate our school with performances from our own four a cappella groups: Acapellics Anonymous, Noteworthy, Treble Makers, and Achoired Taste. It will be a night filled with school spirit, positive energy, and fun for any person who loves Emerson College. Proceeds will go to Emerson Scholarships and Emerson A cappella. Sponsored by Acappellics Anonymous with The Spirit […]

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