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
279 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: 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 KHNS, WOUB, WLPR Merrillville, IN (Chicago metro area), Royalton Community Radio, KMRE-LP Bellingham, Wash. and more


  • Added: Jan 16, 2020
  • Length: 01:57:59
  • Purchases: 7
Caption: Saigon Soul Revival, Credit: Photo by Duke Dien
We'll hear new music from Gyedu-Bley Ambolley, Nerukhi, and Saigon Soul Revivial! Plus new Taraab music from Zanzibar with the enchanting voice of ...

Bought by WOUB, WLPR Merrillville, IN (Chicago metro area), KMRE-LP Bellingham, Wash., Lower Cape Communications, KZUM and more


  • Added: Jan 09, 2020
  • Length: 01:57:59
  • Purchases: 6
Caption: John Coltrane
We'll hear classic soul from Syl Johnson, check out some funky stuff from Senegal and Brazil, and listen to John Coltrane's musical meditation on t...

Bought by KMRE-LP Bellingham, Wash., KAAD-LP, WLPR Merrillville, IN (Chicago metro area), Royalton Community Radio, WOUB and more


  • Added: Jan 02, 2020
  • Length: 01:57:59
  • Purchases: 7
Caption: Billy Paul
We'll ring in the New Year with new music from Joseph Washington, Jr., hear Billy Paul ask the musical question, "Am I Black Enough for You?" and t...

Bought by KAAD-LP, WLPR Merrillville, IN (Chicago metro area), WOUB, KSRQ, KSTK and more


  • Added: Dec 26, 2019
  • Length: 01:57:59
  • Purchases: 9
Caption: Run-DMC
'Tis the season to be funky! We'll light our menorah with Sharon Jones & the Dap Kings, hear Christmas classics from Mahalia Jackson, Run-DMC and C...

Bought by KMRE-LP Bellingham, Wash., KZUM, WOUB, Royalton Community Radio, KSRQ and more


  • Added: Dec 19, 2019
  • Length: 01:57:59
  • Purchases: 10
Caption: Rodger Collins
We'll take a musical tour of the San Francisco Bay with Rodger Collins, the Pointer Sisters, and Richie Havens, sprinkle a little tinsel on our sou...

Bought by WOUB, WLPR Merrillville, IN (Chicago metro area), Lower Cape Communications, Royalton Community Radio, KMRE-LP Bellingham, Wash. and more


  • Added: Dec 13, 2019
  • Length: 01:57:59
  • Purchases: 6
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 KAAD-LP, WLPR Merrillville, IN (Chicago metro area), WOUB, Royalton Community Radio, KMRE-LP Bellingham, Wash. and more


  • Added: Dec 06, 2019
  • Length: 01:57:59
  • Purchases: 7
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 KZUM, KAAD-LP, KHNS, WOUB, WLPR Merrillville, IN (Chicago metro area) and more


  • Added: Nov 29, 2019
  • Length: 01:57:59
  • Purchases: 9
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 Merrillville, IN (Chicago metro area), KMRE-LP Bellingham, Wash. 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 Merrillville, IN (Chicago metro area), Lower Cape Communications and more


  • Added: Nov 14, 2019
  • Length: 01:57:58
  • Purchases: 8