Playlist: New Discoveries - Sylvan Esso, Yeah Yeah Yeahs, Michigander, Pixies - WERS 88.9FM
Discover WERS :: September 6, 2022

Playlist: New Discoveries 9/6

"A seemingly ominous synthesizer opens the Yeah Yeah Yeahs’ latest single, “Burning.” What proceeds can best be imagined..."
Pick of the Week: The National and Bon Iver
Discover WERS :: September 5, 2022

Pick of the Week: The National and Bon Iver “Weird Goodbyes”

"The National and Bon Iver have come together on the achingly beautiful song 'Weird Goodbyes' ..."
matt nathanson, interview, WERS 88.9FM
Artist Interviews :: August 31, 2022

Matt Nathanson Explored His Local Roots With “Boston Accent”

"Sitting down with Music Coordinator Tatum Jenkins, Nathanson explores his unique and developing relationship with the places he calls home, and consequently how it manifests in the record..."
Playlist: New Discoveries 8/30, The Heavy Heavy, Day Wave, The Lone Bellow, WERS 88.9FM
Discover WERS :: August 30, 2022

Playlist: New Discoveries 8/30

"For years, music critics and fans alike have argued extensively over one question: “Is Rock n Roll dead?” Life and Only Life, the debut EP by the Heavy Heavy, is proof that the genre is very much alive..."
Tedeschi Trucks Band
Discover WERS :: August 29, 2022

Pick of the Week: Tedeschi Trucks Band “Soul Sweet Song”

"'Soul Sweet Song' is Tedeschi Trucks Band at their best. The track was made as a tribute to one of the band’s original members, Kofi Burbridge..."
In Between Days Festival Quincy - WERS 88.9FM
Discover WERS :: August 26, 2022

Review: The First-Ever In Between Days Festival Comes to Quincy

"The first ever In Between Days Festival took place this past weekend at Quincy’s Veterans Memorial Stadium, and it was quite a memorable experience..."
Inhaler Interview - WERS 88.9FM
Artist Interviews :: August 24, 2022

Inhaler Chat Backstage: “Our Band Mantra Is Two Things…”

"Dublin-based band Inhaler is having their biggest year yet. In this interview, half of the band — guitarist Josh Jenkinson and drummer Ryan McMahon — sit down backstage with staff writer Kira Weaver ahead of two sold-out nights performing at the Sinclair..."
New Discoveries 8/23 | Future Teens, Flipturn & Lissie | WERS 88.9FM
Discover WERS :: August 23, 2022

Playlist: New Discoveries 8/23

"Future Teens confront the difficulties of sobriety with their latest track, "BYOB" ..."
Wicked Local Wednesday Session and Interview - Chris Walton - WERS 88.9FM
Discover WERS :: August 23, 2022

Wicked Local Sessions: Chris Walton

"Boston-based artist and Berklee graduate Chris Walton performs three original songs and chats with Programming Coordinator Ryan Kipnis about what has been inspiring his upcoming release and more...'
Pick of the Week: The Killers
Discover WERS :: August 22, 2022

Pick of the Week: The Killers “Boy”

"'Boy,' the latest single from Las Vegas-formed rock band the Killers, stands as if it’s a letter penned from a father to his son..."
Leon Bridges Show Review, Roadrunner, Boston, WERS 88.9FM
Discover WERS :: August 19, 2022

Show Review: Leon Bridges Is a Natural in the Spotlight

"I have been familiar with Leon Bridges’ music for a long time... but nothing could prepare me for how incredible his live performance was..."
Interview: Sharon Van Etten
Artist Interviews :: August 17, 2022

Sharon Van Etten On Learning To Own Her “Mistakes”

"Between stops on the Wild Hearts Tour — alongside fellow powerhouse singer-songwriters Julien Baker and Angel Olsen, — Sharon Van Etten sat down with Web Services Coordinator Nora Onanian to reflect on her newest chapters..."

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