Sharon Van Etten On Learning To Own Her “Mistakes”
“Between stops on the Wild Hearts Tour — alongside fellow powerhouse singer-songwriters Julien Baker and Angel Olsen, — Sharon Van Etten sat down with Web Services Coordinator Nora Onanian to reflect on her newest chapters…”
Wicked Local Interview: JOBIE
In this interview, Emerson College student Josie Arthur — the singer-songwriter known as JOBIE — talks with Web Services Coordinator Nora Onanian about the story behind her signature red cowboy boots, what her dream collaboration would be, and much more.
Album Review: Boygenius “The Record”
“All feels right in the world when Julien Baker, Phoebe Bridgers and Lucy Dacus come together…”
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.
Uncommon Feminist Anthems
“International Women’s Day had WERS’ writing staff combing through our catalog of songs that express female empowerment…”
A Closer Look at the Grammys’ Best New Artist Nominees
“The 65th annual Grammys Awards ceremony, one of the biggest annual celebrations of music and artistry, took place February 5th…”
Our ‘All Occasions’ Valentine’s Playlist
Happy Valentine’s Day! Our staff has collected some tender and loving tunes to soundtrack your day, whether you’re going all out for a romantic night, or moving on after a breakup. We have a love song for any occassion!
Our Favorite Local Albums of the Year
Graphics by Monika Krueger In July, we covered Our Favorite Local albums of 2022 So Far and now, 5 months later, we’re continuing on the… Read More
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
“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…”
Interview: Cowboy Junkies’ Margo Timmins Finds the Backdoor Into the Songs She Covers
“It was nearly four decades ago that the Toronto, Canada-based band Cowboy Junkies first captivated listeners with their whispery sound and reflective songwriting…”
Air Traffic Controller Talk Upcoming Album “Dash” and Living in the Moment
“November 11th will see the release of Air Traffic Controller’s fourth full-length album, “Dash.” Dave Munro, the frontman of the Boston-area-based band, insists it was a coincidental alignment that the date…”