Emerson's very own student-run radio station WERS 88.9 FM has been named best radio station in the latest issue of The Improper Bostonian
July 11, 2011
The cleverest and most eclectic stop on the dial—featuring everything from indie rock to reggae to blues—is a safe haven from Lady Gaga’s and Ke$ha’s overcooked tracks.
Since 1949, Emerson College’s radio station has been student-run, making it a revolving door of young talent both in front of and behind the microphone. “So many radio stations today are just jukeboxes programmed by corporate offices hundreds of miles away,” says Program Director Katie DiMartile. “At WERS we have retained our souls.”