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
303 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: LaBelle
We'll hear new music by Anthony Joseph, Jon Batiste, and Joy Harjo, spin a set of soulful Cat Stevens covers by PP Arnold, The Holmes Brothers, and...

Bought by Lower Cape Communications, WOUB, KMXT, and RADIOLEX


  • Added: Apr 09, 2021
  • Length: 01:57:59
  • Purchases: 4
Caption: ENDRECHERI
We'll hear soulful tributes to David Bowie, celebrate Tsuyoshi Domoto's birthday with a super set of Japanese funk from ENDRECHERI, and dig deep in...

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


  • Added: Apr 01, 2021
  • Length: 01:57:59
  • Purchases: 9
Caption: Colectiva, Credit: Press Photo © Natalja Safronova
We'll hear new Indigenous Australian soul from Izy & new jazz fusion from Colectiva, a group of all female and nonbinary-identifying musicians, hea...

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


  • Added: Mar 26, 2021
  • Length: 01:57:51
  • Purchases: 10
Caption: Lauryn Hill
We'll celebrate Women's History Month in the first hour with new music from Joy Harjo, plus powerful songs from Mavis Staples, The Pointer Sisters,...

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


  • Added: Mar 18, 2021
  • Length: 01:57:59
  • Purchases: 9
Caption: Roxanne Shante
We'll spin some classic 80s & 90s hip hop, including Roxanne Shante, DJ Jazzy Jeff & the Fresh Prince, MC Hammer, & Public Enemy, feature powerful ...

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


  • Added: Mar 12, 2021
  • Length: 01:58:27
  • Purchases: 10
Caption: Fannie Lou Hamer
We'll hear and celebrate the voices of women: Nina Simone, Roberta Flack, Joan Armatrading, and civil rights heroine Fanny Lou Hamer on this women'...

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


  • Added: Mar 05, 2021
  • Length: 01:57:59
  • Purchases: 10
Caption: Jon Batiste
We're bringing you a boatload of new funk, soul, and jazz from Jon Batiste, Tanika Charles, David Walters, and more, plus we'll remember Fania foun...

Bought by KAAD-LP, KHNS, KZUM, KMRE-LP Bellingham, Wash., WLPR and more


  • Added: Feb 26, 2021
  • Length: 01:57:59
  • Purchases: 10
Caption: Aretha Franklin
We'll open up with a rare gem from Lady Soul...Miss Aretha Franklin, hear a super fly set of Curtis Mayfield tunes from Reuben Wilson, Young Holt U...

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


  • Added: Feb 18, 2021
  • Length: 01:57:59
  • Purchases: 8
Caption: Mavis Staples
We'll celebrate Black History Month with powerful music from Nina Simone, Gil Scott-Heron, Mavis Staples, and The Freedom Singers, plus we'll hear ...

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


  • Added: Feb 12, 2021
  • Length: 01:57:59
  • Purchases: 9
Caption: The Soul Rebels, Credit: Susan Dickson-Smith
It's Carnival time! We'll take you to the Crescent City with hot brass from the Soul Rebels, Rebirth Brass Band, the Sixth Ward All-Stars, and Los ...

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


  • Added: Feb 04, 2021
  • Length: 01:57:59
  • Purchases: 7