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Win Tickets to The National and The War On Drugs at the XFinity Center

The National and The War On Drugs play the XFinity Center September 14 with special guest Lucius. As part of our 75th Birthday gift to… Read More

Pick of the Week: The National ft. Taylor Swift “The Alcott”

“The record is a somber exploration of the band’s inner psyche inspired by Mary Shelley’s 1818 novel ‘Frankenstein.’ Ultimately, this mesmerizingly mellow mood is best encapsulated in one track: ‘The Alcott’…”

Pick of the Week: The National “Tropic Morning News”

The National have announced their ninth studio album First Two Pages of Frankenstein and with the announcement, the band has shared the album’s lead single, “Tropic Morning News.”

Pick of the Week: The National and Bon Iver “Weird Goodbyes”

“The National and Bon Iver have come together on the achingly beautiful song ‘Weird Goodbyes’ …”

Show Review: The National Delivers Impassioned Performance at Agganis Arena

Photography by Cole Matheson By Eva Fuller Artist: The National Venue: Agganis Arena When: Thursday, October 24th There was a distinct atmosphere that pervaded Agganis… Read More

All Female Playlists for International Women’s Day!

Happy Women’s History Month! Join WERS on Wednesday March 8th for International Women’s Day, when our playlist will be entirely female.

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

WERS Celebrates International Women’s Day

Graphics by Kevin Shin In honor of International Women’s Day this Monday, March 8th – WERS will be playing all women artists, all day. This… Read More

Interview: Going from Local to National with Gentle Temper

Photo Courtesy of Gentle Temper By Lily Doolin, Blog Editor Boston New-Age Folk duo Gentle Temper, made up of Ryan Meier and Marion Earley, will… Read More

The Vault of Soul: Stevie Wonder

Each week of Black History Month, we open the 88.9 Vault of Soul with profiles of iconic soul pioneers. Continue reading to take a deep dive into Stevie Wonder’s incredible legacy…”

The Top 88 of 2023

“2023 was an unusual year for music. In 2022, major releases from the likes of Taylor Swift, Harry Styles, and Beyonce dominated conversation. This year was a little bit quieter…”

Labor Live Live 2023

All Labor Day weekend, we’re playing cuts from some of our favorite live albums. Each hour, we’ll pick two or three of the best performances on the album. Check out our lineup here, and keep us on all weekend!

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