WERU

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WERU in East Orland, Maine provides programming that is diverse, engaging, surprising, alternative, worldly and local.


WERU's sound is made possible by volunteer power, listener support and community participation. We offer diverse music and cultural programming, alternative news and community-centered public affairs programming. We are an independent and locally owned and operated community radio station, offering noncommercial programming to, for and by people living in our broadcast service area in Eastern and Central Maine. We invite you to browse our web site to find out more about WERU Community Radio!

Series

Caption: Bill Zildjian
6 Pieces

Bill Zildjian talks with world class drummers about the music that inspired them to play the drums. Meet the greatest drummers in the world, and hear their music choices.

  • From: WERU
  • Updated: Mar 27, 2015
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0 Pieces

58-minute musical and narrative documentary; great end-of-year special

  • From: WERU
  • Updated: Dec 20, 2007
Caption: Hammond organ virtuoso Billy Preston
12 Pieces

Join Sanguine Fromage for the best in funk, soul, and jazz. UpFront Soul, the show formerly known as The Nightfly... 120 minutes of soulful sounds to which you may get down!

  • From: WERU
  • Updated: Apr 15, 2015
Caption: Hammond organ virtuoso Billy Preston
284 Pieces

Join Sanguine Fromage for the best in funk, soul, and jazz. UpFront Soul... 120 minutes of soulful sounds to which you may get down!

  • From: WERU
  • Updated: Feb 13, 2020

Latest Pieces

Caption: Brother Jack McDuff
We'll get wild with Betty Davis, hear from James Junior (fronting Speedometer), and check out a rare Jimi Hendrix tune. Plus, Rasheed Ali, Jack McD...

Bought by Royalton Community Radio and KMXT


  • Added: Nov 27, 2020
  • Length: 01:57:59
  • Purchases: 2
Caption: Jim Pepper
November is Native American Heritage Month! We'll celebrate with two hours of Indigenous funk, soul, jazz, and hip-hop! We'll hear from Khu.eex, Jo...

Bought by KAAD-LP, RADIOLEX, KHNS, WOUB, KMRE-LP Bellingham, Wash. and more


  • Added: Nov 20, 2020
  • Length: 01:57:34
  • Purchases: 10
Caption: The Roots
We'll celebrate freedom with John Legend & The Roots,Abbey Lincoln & Max Roach, and the Staple Singers, hear a set of Philly soul, and serve up a S...

Bought by RADIOLEX, KAAD-LP, KZUM, Georgia Public Broadcasting, WOUB and more


  • Added: Nov 13, 2020
  • Length: 01:58:00
  • Purchases: 10
Caption: Ben E. King
We'll sample vintage disco from South Africa, dig into a Joni Mitchell tribute from Herbie Hancock, and hear a plaintive, almost unbearably emotion...

Bought by RADIOLEX, KAAD-LP, KHNS, Georgia Public Broadcasting, WOUB and more


  • Added: Nov 05, 2020
  • Length: 01:57:59
  • Purchases: 10
Caption: Stevie Wonder
We'll hear the long-awaited new single from Stevie Wonder, plus new music from Amerigo Gazaway, uplifting tunes from The Commodores, Curtis Mayfiel...

Bought by RADIOLEX, KAAD-LP, Lower Cape Communications, KSRQ, WOUB and more


  • Added: Oct 29, 2020
  • Length: 01:57:59
  • Purchases: 9
Caption: Screamin' Jay Hawkins
It's a soulful spooktacular edition of UpFront Soul! We'll scare the funk out of you with creepy classics from Rockwell, Stevie Wonder, Stanley Tur...

Bought by KAAD-LP, WLPR Merrillville, IN (Chicago metro area), Georgia Public Broadcasting, WOUB, KZUM and more


  • Added: Oct 22, 2020
  • Length: 01:57:59
  • Purchases: 9
Caption: Bette Smith
We'll spin the latest from Bettye LaVette, Jersey Street, and Bette Smith, plus we'll hear love songs from Joan Armatrading, get Funky with the Cha...

Bought by KMUN, KAAD-LP, KHNS, WLPR Merrillville, IN (Chicago metro area), KZUM and more


  • Added: Oct 15, 2020
  • Length: 01:57:59
  • Purchases: 12
Caption: Peggy Scott & Jo Jo Benson
We'll celebrate love with sweet songs from Peggy Scott & Jo Jo Benson & Don "Sugarcane" Harris, plus send out some Curtis Mayfield to my soulful sp...

Bought by KMUN, RADIOLEX, WOUB, KAAD-LP, Georgia Public Broadcasting and more


  • Added: Oct 15, 2020
  • Length: 01:57:59
  • Purchases: 6
Caption: Richie Havens
We'll swim with the dolphins with Richie Havens, travel to Ghana with Blay Ambolley, dive deep into soul with Gary U.S. Bonds, and get religion wit...

Bought by KMUN, KAAD-LP, WLPR Merrillville, IN (Chicago metro area), Georgia Public Broadcasting, WOUB and more


  • Added: Oct 01, 2020
  • Length: 01:57:59
  • Purchases: 10
Caption: The Isley Brothers
We'll hear a Gil Scott-Heron cover from Penny Goodwyn, serve up some Cold Bologna with the Isley Brothers, and hear Nikki Giovanni's poem for Areth...

Bought by KAAD-LP, KZUM, KMUN, WOUB, WLPR Merrillville, IN (Chicago metro area) and more


  • Added: Sep 24, 2020
  • Length: 01:57:59
  • Purchases: 11