The latest from our music staff!
Discover WERS :: November 16, 2020

New Discoveries: Cautious Clay, Jade Bird, and King Princess

Graphics by Kevin Shin Graphics by Kevin Shin By Kiersten Tate, Staff Writer Each week, our intrepid music staff picks out some new songs you... Read More
Artist Profile :: September 22, 2020

Artist Profile: KALEO

Graphics by Kevin Shin By Kiersten Tate, WERS Staff Writer Iceland-originated and Texas-based band KALEO's frontman, JJ Julius Son, bassist Daniel Kristjansson, and drummer David... Read More
Artist Profile :: July 20, 2020

The Vault of Soul: Etta James

Graphics by Nicole Bae Welcome to The Vault of Soul, a new series on our WERS Music Blog. Step inside the vault to discover the... Read More
Discover WERS :: July 2, 2020

Playlist: Independence Day Faves

Graphics by Kevin Shin By Kiersten Tate, WERS Staff Writer Despite the COVID-19 pandemic, we're all still putting in the effort to gather with family... Read More
Discover WERS :: June 19, 2020

Black Indie Artists Appreciation

Graphics by Nicole Bae By Kiersten Tate, WERS Staff Writer In the face of recent racial injustice, it's important to uplift the people we're fighting... Read More
Discover WERS :: March 13, 2020

Playlist: WERS Irish Artist Faves

Graphics by Natalie Mak By Kiersten Tate, WERS Staff Writer When you make a donation to 88.9 to support keeping the music going strong, you'll... Read More
Discover WERS :: December 6, 2019

Powerful Woman Playlist

By Kiersten Tate Music is one of the greatest ways to reaffirm worth and power. The songs I have below are by women who meaningfully... Read More
Artist Interviews :: November 5, 2019

Show Review: Sleater-Kinney’s High Energy Set Delights HOB Crowd

Photography by Adam Barlyn By Kiersten Tate Artist: Sleater-Kinney Venue: House of Blues When: Tuesday, October 29th When I stepped into the House of Blues,... Read More

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