Songs that Make us Want to Touch Grass (blog)
Discover WERS :: April 30, 2023

Playlist: Songs that Make us Want to Touch Grass

"This week, our music staff put together an upbeat playlist of their favorite springtime songs (AKA the songs that make them want to touch grass)..."
Uncommon Feminist Anthems - Women's History Month
Discover WERS :: March 10, 2023

Uncommon Feminist Anthems

"International Women’s Day had WERS’ writing staff combing through our catalog of songs that express female empowerment..."
playlists to the people, social movement, social change, music submission, Martin Luther King Jr, boston
Playlists :: January 8, 2023

Playlists to the People: Submit your Requests

Graphics by Nicole Bae Each year on Martin Luther King Jr. Day we ask listeners to share songs about change and people power. From Nina... Read More
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..."
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..."
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..."
Earth Day, Green Playlist
Discover WERS :: April 19, 2022

Join WERS In Going “Green” This Earth Day

Graphics by Ainsley Basic All day on Friday, April 22nd, WERS is celebrating the spirit of Earth Day! We hope you’ll join us to hear... Read More
Unplucked acoustic playlist
Discover WERS :: November 24, 2021

WERS Unplucked: Our Acoustic Playlist

Graphics by Ainsley Basic Make sure to join us Thanksgiving weekend on 88.9 for our Unplucked Weekend! As you finish leftover turkey, listen to some... Read More
The Songs That Haunt Us, Halloween, Spooky
Discover WERS :: October 27, 2021

The Songs That Haunt Us

Graphics by Ainsley Basic It’s the end of October, and our music writing staff is getting into the spooky spirit! Read along as the team... Read More
One-Hit Wonder Day
Discover WERS :: September 20, 2021

Celebrating One-Hit Wonder Day

Graphics by Ainsley Basic National One-Hit wonder day is less than a week away! To celebrate, on Friday, September 24th, we’ll air all of the... Read More
Chrissie Hynde Birthday Playlist
Discover WERS :: August 31, 2021

Playlist: Celebrating Chrissie Hynde’s 70th Birthday

Graphics by Ainsley Basic The Pretenders have gone through a lot of the same changes that their fellow 80s rockers dealt with. Membership always shifting,... Read More
Dallon Weekes Guest DJ
Discover WERS :: May 12, 2021

Playlist: Dallon Weekes’ Guest DJ Takeover

Photography by Lauren Watson Perry This Tuesday, we were so happy to have Dallon Weekes of I DONT KNOW HOW BUT THEY FOUND ME as... Read More