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WERS 88.9FM - New Discoveries Playlist - Surnames, Gorillaz, Cigarettes After Sex
Discover WERS :: December 13, 2022

Playlist: New Discoveries 12/13

"The title and unusual subject matter of 'Baby Queen' come from a dream Damon Albarn had about the Thai crown princess..."
WERS 88.9FM Pick of the Week - Yo La Tengo - Fallout
Discover WERS :: December 12, 2022

Pick of the Week: Yo La Tengo “Fallout”

"'Close your eyes, fall out of time with me,' Ira Kaplan asks, as if he’s reaching out his hand to his devoted listeners..."
Interview: Inside One of the Albums of the Year— Alvvays Talk “Blue Rev”
Artist Interviews :: December 12, 2022

Interview: Inside One of the Albums of the Year— Alvvays Talk “Blue Rev”

"'Blue Rev', the recently released third album from Canadian Indie-pop band Alvvays, is being hailed by many as the best record released this year. Sitting down for an interview..."
Show Review, Pond, the Sinclair, Boston, WERS 88.9FM
Discover WERS :: December 8, 2022

Show Review: Pond Brings the Funk from Down Under to the Sinclair

"Australian psychedelic-rock group Pond brought the Sinclair’s audience to their feet..."
WERS 88.9FM - New Discoveries Playlist - Yeah Yeah Yeahs, Ripe, Soccer Mommy, Arctic Monkeys
Discover WERS :: December 6, 2022

Playlist: New Discoveries 12/6

"Arctic Monkeys’ second track off their newest album, 'The Car,' demonstrates the tonal richness of the record..."
Alvvays Show Review - Boston - WERS 88.9FM
Discover WERS :: December 5, 2022

Show Review: Alvvays Embarks on a Whimsical Odyssey

"Swaying in the crowd, listening to Alvvays permeate Roadrunner’s stage with face-melting music, was a last minute decision that should’ve been on my radar ages ago..."
A Tribute to Christine McVie of Fleetwood Mac
Artist Profile :: December 2, 2022

A Tribute to Christine McVie of Fleetwood Mac

"We were extremely saddened to hear the news of Christine McVie’s passing on Wednesday..."
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..."

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