Favorite local albums
Album Review :: July 28, 2021

Our Favorite Local Albums of 2021 So Far

Graphics by Ainsley Basic Here at WERS, we love local artists. Boston’s music scene is dynamic and bustling, and 2021 has already seen a ton... Read More
New Discoveries Yves Tumor Gentle Temper
Discover WERS :: July 27, 2021

Playlist: New Discoveries 7/27

Graphics by Ainsley Basic YVES TUMOR - "JACKIE" Distorted guitar and heavy drums open the dark atmosphere of Yves Tumor's latest, "Jackie." The song comes... Read More
Gang of Youths
Discover WERS :: July 25, 2021

Pick of the Week: Gang of Youths “The Angel of 8th Ave.”

Graphics by Ainsley Basic By Nora Onanian, Web Services Coordinator Fans have been long awaiting new music from the Australian indie-rock group Gang of Youths.... Read More
Will Dailey
Artist Interviews :: July 20, 2021

Will Dailey on His Quest To Play 100 Shows This Year and More

Photo Courtesy of Will Dailey. Between walking away from a major record label and not limiting himself to any one genre, Will Dailey is a... Read More
New Discoveries 7/20 Major Spark
Discover WERS :: July 20, 2021

Playlist: New Discoveries 7/20

Graphics by Ainsley Basic MAJOR SPARK – “BEAUTIFUL NOISE” An electric riff transforming into a fast-paced beat opens “Beautiful Noise,” Major Spark’s second song on... Read More
Album Review :: July 20, 2021

Album Review: Clairo “Sling”

Graphics by Ainsley Basic By Tatum Jenkins, Music Coordinator Artist: Clairo Album: Sling Favorite Songs: “Amoeba,” “Management,” “Reaper,” and “Zinnias” For Fans Of: Girl In... Read More
Discover WERS :: July 18, 2021

Pick of the Week: Yola “Diamond Studded Shoes”

Graphics by Ainsley Basic By Mehvish Ali, Staff Writer As a pre-celebration to Yola's second EP Stand For Myself coming out later this month, the... Read More
Emack & Bolio's Ice Cream
Discover WERS :: July 17, 2021

The Rock and Roll Roots of Emack & Bolio’s Ice Cream

Graphics by Ainsley Basic. Emack & Bolio's has been serving "Ice Cream That Rocks" to the Boston community and beyond since 1975. In honor of... Read More
New Discoveries 7/13 Illuminati Hotties
Discover WERS :: July 13, 2021

Playlist: New Discoveries 7/13

Graphics by Ainsley Basic ILLUMINATI HOTTIES - "POOL HOPPING" Illuminati Hotties' "Pool Hopping" is one of my favorite songs of the summer so far. Contrary... Read More
The Marías
Discover WERS :: July 12, 2021

Pick of the Week: The Marías “Hush”

Graphics by Ainsley Basic By Nora Onanian, Web Services Coordinator With breathy vocals and biting lyrics, The Marías’ latest, “Hush,” oozes allure. “Hush” was the... Read More
The Wallflowers Exit Wounds
Album Review :: July 10, 2021

Album Review: The Wallflowers “Exit Wounds”

Graphics by Ainsley Basic By Nora Onanian, Web Services Coordinator Artist: The Wallflowers Album: Exit Wounds Favorite Songs: “Roots and Wings,” “Move the River,” Who’s... Read More
Guide to Free Outdoor Live Music
Discover WERS :: July 7, 2021

Guide to Free Outdoor Concerts | Summer 2021

Graphics by Ainsley Basic By Nora Onanian, Web Services Coordinator Live music is finally making its return! To celebrate, we rounded up a list of ten... Read More