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
292 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: Nina Simone
It's a new dawn and we're moving on with songs of strength and celebration from Nina Simone, Roberta Flack, John Legend, Beyonce, Earth, Wind and F...

Bought by KMXT


  • Added: Jan 22, 2021
  • Length: 01:57:59
  • Purchases: 1
Caption: Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr.
This week, we honor the life and work of Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. We'll hear excerpts of his sermons, speeches, and interviews, along with funk,...

Bought by KAAD-LP, KHNS, KZUM, WLPR , Georgia Public Broadcasting and more


  • Added: Jan 15, 2021
  • Length: 01:57:59
  • Purchases: 11
Caption: Ray Charles
Georgia is on our mind! We'll leave no crate unmined as we bring you songs from Georgians like Arrested Development, James Brown, and of course, Ra...

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


  • Added: Jan 08, 2021
  • Length: 01:57:59
  • Purchases: 9
Caption: Andreya Triana
We’ll welcome 2021 with New Year tunes by Joseph Washington, Jr., Sun Ra, & The Coolbreezers, hear Ray Charles give 2020 the boot, and celebrate fr...

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


  • Added: Jan 01, 2021
  • Length: 01:58:00
  • Purchases: 9
Caption: Michele Thomas
We'll hear Latin soul from Joe Bataan, Hector Lavoe and Willie Colon, Peruvian funk from Black Sugar, and a super-soulful Stevie Wonder cover from ...

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


  • Added: Dec 25, 2020
  • Length: 01:57:59
  • Purchases: 8
Caption: Cheech & Chong
I'll be sliding down your chimney with a sack full of soul! We'll celebrate the season with Cheech & Chong, Run DMC, and Miles Davis, hear a trio o...

Bought by KAAD-LP, WOUB, KMRE-LP Bellingham, Wash., Georgia Public Broadcasting, Lower Cape Communications and more


  • Added: Dec 17, 2020
  • Length: 01:57:59
  • Purchases: 9
Caption: Sharon Jones & the Dap Kings
We'll light the menorah with Sharon Jones & the Dap Kings, the Hip Hop Hoodios, and Aaron Myers, plus we'll hear holiday jazz classics from Louis A...

Bought by KAAD-LP, WJSU, WOUB, WLPR , KMRE-LP Bellingham, Wash. and more


  • Added: Dec 10, 2020
  • Length: 01:57:59
  • Purchases: 9
Caption: Blanche Calloway
We’ll swing with Blanche Calloway and her little brother Cab, get soulful with Rasheed Ali, and delve into Afrobeat with Femi Kuti, his dad Fela, a...

Bought by KAAD-LP, WLPR , WOUB, Georgia Public Broadcasting, KMRE-LP Bellingham, Wash. and more


  • Added: Dec 04, 2020
  • Length: 01:57:59
  • Purchases: 8
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 KSFR, RADIOLEX, WOUB, Georgia Public Broadcasting, WLPR and more


  • Added: Nov 27, 2020
  • Length: 01:57:59
  • Purchases: 8
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