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
11 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
234 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: Apr 27, 2019

Latest Pieces

Caption: Nerukhi
We'll kick off with political tunes from Nerukhi and Soul Basement, hear a great rerelease of Nigerian afrobeat from SJOB Movement, and hear the up...

Bought by WLPR, WOUB, Royalton Community Radio, KMRE-LP, KMXT and more


  • Added: Dec 06, 2019
  • Length: 01:57:59
  • Purchases: 6
Caption: Emma Donovan
We'll get funky with George Clinton and the Split Decision Band, hear indigenous soul from Emma Donovan, and catch a crazy Dylan cover from the Isl...

Bought by KAAD-LP, KHNS, WOUB, WLPR, Royalton Community Radio and more


  • Added: Nov 29, 2019
  • Length: 01:57:59
  • Purchases: 8
Caption: Khu.eex
We'll celebrate Native American Heritage Month with two hours of Indigenous funk, soul, jazz, and hip-hop! We'll hear from Khu.eex, John Trudell, R...

Bought by KAAD-LP, KHNS, WOUB, WLPR, KMRE-LP and more


  • Added: Nov 22, 2019
  • Length: 01:57:59
  • Purchases: 8
Caption: The Lijadu Sisters
We’ll open up with a blistering funkdown from Stevie Wonder, and hear the latest single from Lady Moon and the Eclipse. We’ll pay tribute to the la...

Bought by KAAD-LP, KZUM, WOUB, WLPR, Lower Cape Communications and more


  • Added: Nov 14, 2019
  • Length: 01:57:58
  • Purchases: 8
Caption: Martha Redbone
It’s a top secret UpFront Soul! We’ll hear songs of espionage and intrigue from Smokey Robinson & the Miracles, Sharon Jones & the Dap Kings, and E...

Bought by KZUM, KHNS, WOUB, WLPR, Royalton Community Radio and more


  • Added: Nov 07, 2019
  • Length: 01:57:59
  • Purchases: 9
Caption: Mr. Excitement- Jackie Wilson
We'll hear topical tunes for election season and other matters of governance from Little Steven, the Honey Drippers, and Johnny "Guitar" Watson, pl...

Bought by KZUM, WOUB, WLPR, Royalton Community Radio, KMRE-LP and more


  • Added: Nov 01, 2019
  • Length: 01:57:59
  • Purchases: 7
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 KMRE-LP, KZUM, KSRQ, Lower Cape Communications, WOUB and more


  • Added: Oct 26, 2019
  • Length: 01:57:59
  • Purchases: 7
Caption: The Voices of East Harlem
We'll celebrate freedom with The Voices of East Harlem, hear a rehearsal take of Miles Davis' "In A Silent Way," and tip our hats to birthday Libra...

Bought by KZUM, WOUB, Lower Cape Communications, WLPR, Royalton Community Radio and more


  • Added: Oct 19, 2019
  • Length: 01:57:59
  • Purchases: 6
Caption: Curtis Mayfield
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 KZUM, KHNS, WLPR, Lower Cape Communications, Royalton Community Radio and more


  • Added: Oct 11, 2019
  • Length: 01:57:59
  • Purchases: 8
Caption: Komplex Kai
We’ll dedicate our first set to the water protectors with tracks from Prolific the Rapper, Komplex Kai, and Khu.eex, plus hear new music from Neue ...

Bought by KMRE-LP, KZUM, KHNS, WOUB, Lower Cape Communications and more


  • Added: Oct 05, 2019
  • Length: 01:57:59
  • Purchases: 8