Show Reviews

Boygenius, Show Review, MGM Music Hall, Boston, The Record
Discover WERS :: September 29, 2023

Show Review: The Boys Are Back in Town! Boygenius Take MGM By Storm

"I’ll be the first to admit that unlike so many people at MGM Fenway on Monday night were, I’m not a boygenius devotee..."
Discover WERS :: August 25, 2023

Show Review: In Between Days Festival Has an Electric Second Year!

"Last weekend, the In Between Days Music Festival made its way to Veterans Memorial Stadium in Quincy, MA. I love local, live music, so when I had the opportunity to cover the event on Sunday, the second day of the festival, I jumped at the chance to do some reporting on it..."
Discover WERS :: August 4, 2023

Company One’s Electric New Musical, “The Boy Who Kissed The Sky”

"Company One’s production of 'The Boy Who Kissed the Sky' is a vibrant, colorful explosion of music and a heartwarming exploration of legacy..."
April Show Reviews (Blog)
Discover WERS :: May 11, 2023

April Show Reviews: Andrew Bird, Caroline Polachek and Caroline Rose

April was an exciting month for Boston music lovers! Some of our favorite musicians, like Andrew Bird, Caroline Polachek, and Caroline Rose, brought the house down at local venues. Check out our staff writers' reviews of these show-stopping performances!
Caroline Rose Concert Photo
Discover WERS :: April 12, 2023

Show Review: Caroline Rose Remembers Everything on “The Art of Forgetting” Tour

"Rose had the audience on their toes all night, but they were most thrilled when the musician crowd surfed..."
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..."
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..."
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..."
Marcus Mumford Boston Wang Theatre Show Review - WERS 88.9FM
Discover WERS :: November 18, 2022

Show Review: Marcus Mumford Begins Again

"Marcus Mumford is one of those artists that just does live music right..."
The 1975 at MGM Music Hall, Boston - Show Review - WERS 88.9FM
Discover WERS :: November 12, 2022

Show Review: The 1975’s Mesmerizing Effect Was on Full Display at MGM

"It’s hard not to get hooked on the 1975's innovative and compelling aura. It was just a few weeks prior to attending the band’s Boston show that..."
Mt. Joy Show Review, Boston MGMT - As If Good Vibes Went on Tour - WERS 88.9FM
Discover WERS :: November 10, 2022

Show Review: Mt. Joy At MGM Music Hall— As if Good Vibes Went on Tour

"Mt. Joy is one of those special bands that just makes you smile. I had seen the band perform previously..."
Brandi Carlile at TD Garden 10/21/22 - Show Review - WERS 88.9FM
Discover WERS :: November 2, 2022

Show Review: Brandi Carlile Brings Grace and Generosity to the Stage

"I grew up hearing about Brandi Carlile, and about the impact she had on visibility for queer women..."

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