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
259 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: Nat Adderley
We'll hear Nina Simone's take on the Five Stairsteps classic, Ooh Child, check out King Curtis' cover of The Weight by the Band, and spin Jerry Law...

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


  • Added: May 28, 2020
  • Length: 01:57:59
  • Purchases: 6
Caption: The Gap Band
It's a funkdown! We'll ride the Double Dutch Bus with Frankie Smith, Drop a Bomb with the Gap Band, and Give Up the Funk with Parliament.

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


  • Added: May 22, 2020
  • Length: 01:57:59
  • Purchases: 10
Caption: Little Richard
We'll Move on Up with Curtis Mayfield, Keep On Pushing with the Impressions, and get back to the garden with Walter Jenkins, Laura Mvula, and DJ Ca...

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


  • Added: May 15, 2020
  • Length: 01:57:59
  • Purchases: 9
Caption: Kaleta
We'll hear the latest bosq/Kaleta collaboration, send a set of chicken tunes out to my new flock of Rhode Island Reds with songs by Rufus Thomas, H...

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


  • Added: May 07, 2020
  • Length: 01:57:59
  • Purchases: 9
Caption: Bettye LaVette
We'll hear Winston Turner of Brassaholics and Julian Gosin of The Soul Rebels remix that timeless ode to social distancing, Don't Stand So Close to...

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


  • Added: May 01, 2020
  • Length: 01:57:59
  • Purchases: 9
Caption: Kenya Hall
We'll start out with funky soul from Kenya Hall, hear a love song for sheltering in place from Leon Bridges, get the Ration Blues with Louis Jordan...

Bought by KHNS, KAAD-LP, WOUB, Northern Community Radio - KAXE & KBXE, WLPR and more


  • Added: Apr 23, 2020
  • Length: 01:57:59
  • Purchases: 9
Caption: Nikki Giovanni
We'll hear poets- many from the Harlem Renaissance and Black Arts Movements- reading their work, along with poetry set to music, and hip-hop. We'll...

Bought by KMRE-LP, KMUN, KHNS, WOUB, Northern Community Radio - KAXE & KBXE and more


  • Added: Apr 16, 2020
  • Length: 01:57:59
  • Purchases: 9
Caption: Imani Coppola
We’ll lift you up with inspiring new songs from Imani Copolla and Mavis Staples, plus new soul from Kenya Hall, Ghanaian reggae from Y-Bayani & Bab...

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


  • Added: Apr 09, 2020
  • Length: 01:57:59
  • Purchases: 8
Caption: Bobi Wine
We’ll bring you encouraging songs by Chuck Bridges and The Stovall Sisters, pay tribute to Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. on this week after the 52nd ...

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


  • Added: Apr 02, 2020
  • Length: 01:58:00
  • Purchases: 10
Caption: Ben Williams
We’ll bring you music to shelter in place with style and grace! We’ll March On with Ben Williams, count our blessings with The Soul Rebels, and sen...

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


  • Added: Mar 26, 2020
  • Length: 01:57:59
  • Purchases: 10