WERS Essentials

Salute to graduating seniors
Discover WERS :: May 13, 2022

A Salute to Send Off WERS’ Graduating Seniors

Graphics by Grace Liriano Every student that passes through WERS plays a huge role in shaping the station into what it is, whether they are... Read More
Live Music Week, Spring 2022, Rocking Forward
Discover WERS :: May 5, 2022

Live Music Week Spring 2022: Rocking Forward

WE'RE HEADED TOWARDS A BEAUTIFUL SUMMER AT WERS THANKS TO LISTENER SUPPORT! Listener support is what drives everything at 88.9, and we're in the home... Read More
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
Standing Room Only, Spotlight On Female Composers
Discover WERS :: March 23, 2022

Women’s History Month: Spotlight On Female Composers

Graphics by Ainsley Basic By Cory Mack, Standing Room Only Host In celebration of Women’s History Month, WERS is honoring the marvelous women who have... Read More
International Women's Day
Discover WERS :: March 4, 2022

Help WERS Celebrate International Women’s Day!

Graphics by Ainsley Basic In honor of International Women's Day this Tuesday, March 8th, WERS will be playing all women artists, all day. Whether it’s... Read More
Spoon Day Tuesday
Discover WERS :: February 11, 2022

Spoon Day, Tuesday!

Graphics by Ainsley Basic Spoon has a new album out, Lucifer on the Sofa, and we're celebrating with a day that is all about this... Read More
Stephen Sondheim
Discover WERS :: December 4, 2021

Stephen Sondheim’s Boston

Graphics by Ainsley Basic By Phil Jones, Standing Room Only Host   When Stephen Sondheim was born in 1930 in New York City, Boston was... Read More
WERS Thanksgiving Alice's Restaurant
Discover WERS :: November 23, 2021

A Boston Thanksgiving Tradition

Join Jersey Hal on Thanksgiving Day as he continues the WERS tradition of playing “Alice’s Restaurant Massacree” at 9:30 a.m. and again at 5 p.m.... Read More
Labor Day Live
Discover WERS :: September 3, 2021

Labor Day Live

Graphics by Ainsley Basic We're leaving summer on a high note! As you fire up the grill, or drive back from the Cape, we'll provide... Read More
Charlie Watts
Discover WERS :: August 25, 2021

A Tribute to Charlie Watts, Longtime Drummer for the Rolling Stones

Graphics by Ainsley Basic We were extremely saddened to hear the news of Charlie Watts’ passing yesterday morning. Watts was a longtime member of the... Read More
617 Day 2021
617 Day :: June 7, 2021

Celebrate Local Music, Local Business, and Local Radio this 617 Day

Graphics by Ainsley Basic WERS IS PROUD TO PRESENT OUR THIRD ANNUAL 617 DAY! Join 'ERS on Thursday, June 17th for 617 Day, our annual... Read More
Discover WERS :: June 1, 2021

Introducing Our New General Manager, Howard “D” Simpson

Photo courtesy of Howard Simpson After 16 dedicated years as WERS' General Manager, Jack Casey recently announced his retirement from the station. Join us in... Read More