Artist Profile

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..."
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..."
Our Favorite Kate Bush Songs
Artist Profile :: July 29, 2022

Our Favorite Kate Bush Songs

"Millions of people are discovering Kate Bush for the first time this summer. If that’s you, this roundup of our music writing staff’s favorite Kate Bush songs is a great place to start uncovering more about her incredibly unique music career..."
Musical Neighborhoods
Artist Profile :: June 16, 2022

Musical Neighborhoods: Local Artists Share Their Talents

For our Musical Neighborhoods Video Series, we headed out to different Boston neighborhoods to film local talent. Check out the incredible stories and performances we collected.
617 Day: 10 Local Artists
Artist Profile :: June 17, 2021

617 Day: Ten Local Artists You Need To Know

Graphics by Ainsley Basic Happy 617 Day! Today, WERS is having an all-day celebration of the local music, local businesses, and local radio that help... Read More
Artist Profile :: March 23, 2021

Ten Boston Artists You Need To Know

Graphics by Kevin Shin THE SUITCASE JUNKET Matt Lorenz, the mastermind behind The Suitcase Junket, captures the essence of a solo performer through his unique... Read More
Artist Profile :: March 18, 2021

Local Producer Spotlight: Keithen “Bassman” Foster

Graphics by Kevin Shin By Megan Doherty, Staff Writer Grammy-nominated songwriter and producer Keithen "Bassman" Foster has helped make songs for H.E.R., Teyana Taylor, Marc... Read More
Artist Profile :: February 3, 2021

Listen: Nana Adjoa At-Home Concert

WERS 88.9FM · Nana Adjoa At-Home Concert | WERS 88.9FM   Nana Adjoa was gracious enough to play an exclusive at-home concert for WERS! The... Read More
Artist Profile :: January 8, 2021

Artist Profile: Arctic Monkeys

Graphics by Kevin Shin By Kiersten Tate, Staff Writer In their two decades of touring and recording, Arctic Monkeys have established themselves as a mainstay... Read More
Artist Profile :: December 22, 2020

The Vault of Soul: Aretha Franklin

Graphics by Kevin Shin By Megan Doherty, Staff Writer Biography Aretha Franklin, universally known as the “Queen of Soul,” was born in Memphis, Tennessee in... Read More
Red Shaydez
Artist Profile :: December 9, 2020

Boston Music Award Nominations 2020

The Boston Music Awards are announced this Friday. We're so proud to see some familiar names on this list, all regulars on Wicked Local Wednesdays... Read More
Artist Profile :: September 22, 2020

Artist Profile: KALEO

Graphics by Kevin Shin By Kiersten Tate, WERS Staff Writer Iceland-originated and Texas-based band KALEO's frontman, JJ Julius Son, bassist Daniel Kristjansson, and drummer David... Read More