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
214 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

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We'll sample devilish funk from Gene Anderson, fumigate funky Broadway with Chris Kenner, and hear some wild Nigerian funk from William Onyeabor.

Bought by Royalton Community Radio, KMRE-LP, KMXT, and Lower Cape Communications


  • Added: Jul 19, 2019
  • Length: 01:57:59
  • Purchases: 4
Caption: Abdullah Ibrahim
We'll celebrate the 101st anniversary of Nelson Mandela's birth with two hours of music from the South African anti-apartheid freedom movement. We'...

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


  • Added: Jul 11, 2019
  • Length: 01:57:59
  • Purchases: 7
Caption: Mavis Staples
We'll kick off with smokin' new soul from Mavis Staples, hear a special request for Joan Armatrading, journey into the 80s with Herbie Hancock, Ang...

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


  • Added: Jul 04, 2019
  • Length: 01:57:59
  • Purchases: 7
Caption: Dave Bartholomew
We'll hear Beyoncé's version of Lift Every Voice and Sing, also known as the Black National Anthem, & spin Jimi Hendrix's soul-stirring rendition o...

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


  • Added: Jun 27, 2019
  • Length: 01:57:59
  • Purchases: 9
Caption: Eek-A-Mouse
We'll spin reggae from Jimmy Cliff, Alpha Blondy, and The Dynamics, plus an Eek-A-Mouse super set, then hear the soulful, jazzy side of Willie Nels...

Bought by WLPR, WOUB, Lower Cape Communications, Royalton Community Radio, KMRE-LP and more


  • Added: Jun 21, 2019
  • Length: 01:57:59
  • Purchases: 6
Caption: Carlton Jumel Smith
We'll kick off with a track from Carlton Jumel Smith's new album, hear great new soul with a powerful message from Bassel & the Supernaturals, reme...

Bought by WLPR, KBBI, WOUB, and KMXT


  • Added: Jun 14, 2019
  • Length: 01:57:59
  • Purchases: 4
Caption: Liniker e os Caramelows
We'll celebrate Pride Month with out and proud dance classics from Sylvester, Big Freedia, Frenchie Davis and, of course RuPaul, plus we'll hear ke...

Bought by WKGC, KHNS, Royalton Community Radio, KMXT, Lower Cape Communications and more


  • Added: Jun 06, 2019
  • Length: 01:57:59
  • Purchases: 8
Caption: Seguida
We'll get on down with Breakwater, check out some funky Latin sounds with Seguida & Flash & the Dynamics, and Keep Marchin' with Raphael Saadiq.

Bought by KMRE-LP, WOUB, WLPR, Royalton Community Radio, Lower Cape Communications and more


  • Added: May 30, 2019
  • Length: 01:57:59
  • Purchases: 6
Caption: Jonathan Pinson
We'll celebrate the Geminis in our audience with astrologically appropriate tunes from Nat Adderly & the Dirty Dozen Brass Band, sweet new soul fro...

Bought by KMRE-LP and Royalton Community Radio


  • Added: May 24, 2019
  • Length: 01:57:59
  • Purchases: 2
Caption: Khu.éex’
We'll kick off with powerful Indigenous jazz-funk & hiphop from Khu.éex’, The Little Big Band, and Komplex Kai, plus we'll spin new music from Tan...

Bought by KMRE-LP, WLPR, WOUB, Royalton Community Radio, Lower Cape Communications and more


  • Added: May 16, 2019
  • Length: 01:57:59
  • Purchases: 6