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Discover WERS :: May 23, 2024

Album Review: Stop Making Sense Tribute

Graphics by Ava Scanlon Rarely does a piece of art come along that stirs up culture in the way that Stop Making Sense did. The... Read More
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Discover WERS :: May 22, 2024

Pick of the Week: Waxahatchee “Bored”

"Waxahatchee’s Katie Crutchfield has never been one to shy away from singing about the unglamorous. From her 2012 debut album onwards..."
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Discover WERS :: May 18, 2024

Uncommon Concert Calendar: May 17-24

"Here at ‘ERS, we love live music! That’s why we created the Uncommon Concert Calendar — your guide to the best concerts in Boston...."
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617 Day :: May 16, 2024

617 Day: Our Fifth Year Celebrating All Things Local Will Be the Biggest Yet

"This year, WERS marks a milestone of 75 years serving the Boston community. From backtracking our listeners’ vibrant and diverse lives to featuring local talent, we owe everything we do to the city we broadcast out of..."
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Discover WERS :: May 13, 2024

Pick of the Week: St. Vincent “Big Time Nothing”

"All Born Screaming, St. Vincent’s seventh studio album, uncovers the darkest corners of the musician’s psyche. With every song..."
Marie Ulven, known by her stage name Girl In Red, takes the stage at MGM Music Hall at Fenway
Discover WERS :: May 11, 2024

Show Review: Fans Indulge in Girl In Red’s Italian-themed Reprise

"Energy circulated throughout MGM Music Hall as friends and family laughed, trendy pre-set music played over the sound system, and the openers radiantly practiced for Girl In Red’s first night of her Doing it Again Tour..."
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Discover WERS :: May 11, 2024

Uncommon Concert Calendar: May 10-17

"Here at ‘ERS, we love live music! That’s why we created the Uncommon Concert Calendar — your guide to the best concerts in Boston..."
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Discover WERS :: May 6, 2024

Pick of the Week: Rainbow Kitten Surprise “Superstar”

"Between their triumphant return to music some six years since their last album as well as an apparent rebrand, Rainbow Kitten Surprise have recently lived up to the surprise portion of their name..."
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Discover WERS :: May 4, 2024

Uncommon Concert Calendar May 3-10

"Here at ‘ERS, we love live music! That’s why we created the Uncommon Concert Calendar — your guide to the best concerts in Boston..."
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Discover WERS :: April 24, 2024

Pick of the Week: Alisa Amador “I Need To Believe”

"The world has been waiting for Alisa Amador’s next move, and 'I Need To Believe' is everything we could have hoped for, from its rockish undercurrent to its uplifting mantra..."
Tiny Habits perform on stage at Royale during their emotional homecoming show in Boston.
Discover WERS :: April 20, 2024

Show Review: An Emotional Homecoming for Tiny Habits at Royale

"It makes complete sense that for the final show of the Little Bit Farther Tour, the trio of Tiny Habits would 'come back to Boston.' Cinya Khan, Maya Rae and Judah Mayowa met just three years ago at Berklee College of Music..."
Discover WERS :: April 19, 2024

Uncommon Concert Calendar: April 19-26

"Here at ‘ERS, we love live music! That’s why we created the Uncommon Concert Calendar — your guide to the best concerts in Boston..."

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