Artist Interviews

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..."
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..."
Ani DiFranco Interview - WERS 88.9FM - Boston
Artist Interviews :: November 7, 2022

Ani DiFranco Talks Ahead of Boston Show: “The essential state of music is performance”

"Just ahead of her upcoming Boston tour date, singer-songwriter Ani DiFranco sat down with staff writer Mina Rose Morales..."
Air Traffic Controller - Boston - WERS 88.9FM
Artist Interviews :: October 31, 2022

Air Traffic Controller Talk Upcoming Album “Dash” and Living in the Moment

"November 11th will see the release of Air Traffic Controller’s fourth full-length album, "Dash." Dave Munro, the frontman of the Boston-area-based band, insists it was a coincidental alignment that the date..."
Interview: Allison Ponthier - WERS 88.9FM
Artist Interviews :: September 30, 2022

Allison Ponthier Talks Overcoming Fears and Her Sophomore EP

"Allison Ponthier is forging her own space in the country music world..." Sitting down with staff writer Breanna Nesbeth, Ponthier reflects on her move from Texas to New York and more.
The Happy Fits Interview - WERS 88.9FM
Artist Interviews :: September 14, 2022

Get To Know the Happy Fits

"Two days before releasing their latest record "Under the Shade of Green," the trio that make up The Happy Fits sat down with Music Coordinator Tatum Jenkins to introduce themselves to our listeners..."
Interview: Julian Lennon on Owning His Name and New Songs — WERS 88.9FM
Artist Interviews :: September 7, 2022

Julian Lennon on Owning His Name and New Songs

"Julian Lennon is releasing Jude, his first album in 10 years on September 9th. He spoke to our host Phil Jones about his new music and reconnecting with the Beatles song written about him more than fifty years ago..."
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..."
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..."
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..."
CHVRCHES Lauren Mayberry, Boston Roadrunner Show, WERS 88.9
Artist Interviews :: August 11, 2022

CHVRCHES’ Lauren Mayberry Talks Ahead of Boston Performance

"Just ahead of CHVRCHES performance in Boston at Roadrunner on August 4th, Programming Coordinator Ryan Kipnis sat down with lead vocalist and drummer Lauren Mayberry..."
Robyn Hurder Interview Standing Room Only, A Beautiful Noise
Artist Interviews :: July 28, 2022

One-on-One With Broadway Star Robyn Hurder

"We’re letting Robyn Hurder from "A Beautiful Noise: The Neil Diamond Musical" take center stage. SRO host Cory Mack interviewed her on all things Neil Diamond, Boston, and her New England roots..."