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Discover WERS :: April 11, 2023

Playlist: New Discoveries 4/11

Join our music staff as they discover new songs from your favorite musicians! This week's playlist includes the latest from Hippo Campus, Caroline Rose, GA-20, The Japanese House, and Tianna Esperanza.
POTW: Momma
Discover WERS :: April 10, 2023

Pick of the Week: Momma “Bang Bang”

"'Bang Bang' is Momma’s first new song since 'Household Name.' It is a fiery track that reestablishes the band as a standout in the modern rock scene..."
Caroline Rose Press Photo (blog)
Artist Interviews :: April 6, 2023

Interview: Caroline Rose on Songwriting with Self-Love

"On April 6, Rose will perform at Royale in Boston. Ahead of their concert, they sat down with our Blog Assistant, Claire Dunham, to discuss 'The Art of Forgetting' and their highly-anticipated tour..."
New Discoveries Playlist - Top Artists and Songs this week - Boston - WERS 88.9FM
Discover WERS :: April 4, 2023

Playlist: New Discoveries 4/4

Explore fresh, new songs with our music staff! This week, discover the latest releases from Unknown Mortal Orchestra, Indigo De Souza, Circa Waves, and Lizzy McAlpine.
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Album Review :: April 3, 2023

Album Review: Boygenius “The Record”

"All feels right in the world when Julien Baker, Phoebe Bridgers and Lucy Dacus come together..."
Pick of the Week: Lose You - Bully (blog 1)
Discover WERS :: April 3, 2023

Pick of the Week: Bully ft. Soccer Mommy “Lose You”

“Lose you” is a combination of guitar riffs, pop hooks, and a nostalgic beat that places it in a 2000s coming-of-age movie...
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Discover WERS :: March 31, 2023

Leading Ladies of Hip Hop: Ms. Lauryn Hill

"Ms. Lauryn Hill was born May 26th in East Orange, New Jersey..."
Jenny Lewis
Discover WERS :: March 29, 2023

Interview: Jenny Lewis on her New Song “Psychos” and Creative Inspiration

Singer-songwriter Jenny Lewis sat down with Breanna Nesbeth, our Music Coordinator, ahead of the release of her brand-new song "Psychos."
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Discover WERS :: March 29, 2023

Wicked Awesome Women

It's Women's History Month! To celebrate, join our music team as they rediscover some influential female "movers and shakers" from Boston.
New Discoveries Playlist - Top Artists and Songs this week - Boston - WERS 88.9FM
Discover WERS :: March 28, 2023

Playlist: New Discoveries 3/28

Discover the best new releases with our music staff! This week, they feature songs from Wet Leg, Youth Lagoon, Gorillaz, and Bully.
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Discover WERS :: March 27, 2023

Wicked Local Sessions: JVK

"In this interview, three of the members of Boston band JVK — front-woman Jo Krieger, plus Donny, Syd and Troy — talk with staff writer Mina Rose Morales..."
Little Fuss in studio
Discover WERS :: March 27, 2023

Little Fuss in Studio 88-9 for Wicked Local Wednesday

Local rock band Little Fuss dropped by Studio 88-9 for Wicked local Wednesday before they played the 2023 Boston Calling Festival!

in studio performances