The Lone Bellow Show Review - Boston - WERS 88.9FM
Discover WERS :: December 1, 2022

Show Review: The Lone Bellow Deliver a Healing Set at the Paradise

"A crowd patiently cheers as they see Brian setting up his guitar onstage while the opening act, Bailen, clears the stage. Finally..."
top 88 voting 2022 - WERS 88.9FM
Discover WERS :: December 1, 2022

Cast Your Vote for the Top 88 of 2022

"It's time for you to vote for the best new songs discovered on 889 this year! We've seen..."
WERS 88.9FM New Discoveries Playlist - Wilco, Yo La Tengo, Andrew McMahon in the Wilderness
Discover WERS :: November 30, 2022

Playlist: New Discoveries 11/29

"Wilco has a plethora of wonderful and warm sounding songs, many perfect for the impending stick season, but 'A Lifetime to Find' is..."
Indigenous Artists Appreciation - WERS 88.9FM
Discover WERS :: November 28, 2022

Indigenous Artists Appreciation

"As Indigenous Heritage Month comes to a close, our writing staff takes you through seven artists that deserve to be spotlighted this month and far beyond..."
WERS 88.9FM Pick of the Week: LCD Soundsystem
Discover WERS :: November 28, 2022

Pick of the Week: LCD Soundsystem “New Body Rhumba”

"LCD Soundsystem’s 'New Body Rhumba' encapsulates the apocalyptic funk of the film 'White Noise,' for which it was written..."
WERS 88.9FM New Discoveries - Mehro, Andrew Bird, Say She She
Discover WERS :: November 22, 2022

Playlist: New Discoveries 11/22

"Andrew Bird takes a page out of Emily Dickinson's poetry book on his latest song, 'I felt a Funeral, in my Brain.'
WERS 88.9FM - Pick of the Week - Local Natives
Discover WERS :: November 21, 2022

Pick of the Week: Local Natives “Just Before the Morning”

"Local Native’s recently released song 'Just Before the Morning' feels a bit like tropical pop with hints of an alternative sound..."
Cowboy Junkies Interview with Margo Timmins - WERS 88.9FM
Artist Interviews :: November 20, 2022

Interview: Cowboy Junkies’ Margo Timmins Finds the Backdoor Into the Songs She Covers

"It was nearly four decades ago that the Toronto, Canada-based band Cowboy Junkies first captivated listeners with their whispery sound and reflective songwriting..."
Marcus Mumford Boston Wang Theatre Show Review - WERS 88.9FM
Discover WERS :: November 18, 2022

Show Review: Marcus Mumford Begins Again

"Marcus Mumford is one of those artists that just does live music right..."
WERS 88.9FM - New Discoveries - White Reaper, The 1975, and Air Traffic Controller
Discover WERS :: November 15, 2022

Playlist: New Discoveries 11/15

"If you’re looking for a groovy reality check, then Air Traffic Controller’s latest release, “20,” should be your next listen..."
WERS 88.9FM - Pick of the Week - Beabadoobee
Discover WERS :: November 14, 2022

Pick of the Week: Beabadoobee “The Perfect Pair”

"Typically known for her soft guitar ballads and straightforward lyrics, Beabadoobee has completely transformed with her latest album 'Beatopia'..."
First Aid Kit Interview - WERS 88.9FM
Artist Interviews :: November 14, 2022

Interview: First Aid Kit Say Making Their Latest Album Was “Like Pure Joy”

"Ahead of the record’s release, the Swedish sisters of First Aid Kit sat down with staff writer Kira Weaver. They talked about folk as a form of rebellion, how working on Palomino helped them rediscover why..."