UpFront Soul with Sanguine Fromage

Series produced by WERU

Caption: Hammond organ virtuoso Billy Preston
Hammond organ virtuoso Billy Preston 

Join Sanguine Fromage for the best in funk, soul, and jazz. UpFront Soul... 120 minutes of soulful sounds to which you may get down!

If you want your soul... get it UpFront! Producer and host Sanguine Fromage, WERU dj since 2005, serves up a weekly blend of funk, soul, and jazz, plus sprinklings of R&B, gospel, and hip-hop. UpFront Soul showcases obscure artists and back-catalogue offerings from more familiar names. You'll find West African funk, funk-enriched jazz, deep soul, and only the best modern music.

UpFront Soul is available to all public and community stations worldwide free of charge at PRX, Pacifica AudioPort, and through the A-Infos Radio Project. It airs weekly on grassroots stations from coast to coast & internationally. UpFront Soul is a weekly series, with holiday shows and specials available for one-time use.


330 Pieces

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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 KMUN, RADIOLEX, KAAD-LP, WOUB, WLPR and more


  • Added: Jan 08, 2021
  • Length: 01:57:59
  • Purchases: 10
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 KMUN, KAAD-LP, WOUB, KMRE-LP Bellingham, Wash., Georgia Public Broadcasting and more


  • Added: Dec 17, 2020
  • Length: 01:57:59
  • Purchases: 10
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 KMUN, KAAD-LP, WJSU, WOUB, WLPR and more


  • Added: Dec 10, 2020
  • Length: 01:57:59
  • Purchases: 10
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 KMUN, KSFR, RADIOLEX, WOUB, Georgia Public Broadcasting and more


  • Added: Nov 27, 2020
  • Length: 01:57:59
  • Purchases: 9
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 KMUN, KAAD-LP, RADIOLEX, KHNS, WOUB and more


  • Added: Nov 20, 2020
  • Length: 01:57:34
  • Purchases: 11
Caption: The Roots
We'll celebrate freedom with John Legend & The Roots,Abbey Lincoln & Max Roach, and the Staple Singers, hear a set of Philly soul, and serve up a S...

Bought by KMUN, RADIOLEX, KAAD-LP, KZUM, Georgia Public Broadcasting and more


  • Added: Nov 13, 2020
  • Length: 01:58:00
  • Purchases: 11
Caption: Ben E. King
We'll sample vintage disco from South Africa, dig into a Joni Mitchell tribute from Herbie Hancock, and hear a plaintive, almost unbearably emotion...

Bought by KMUN, RADIOLEX, KAAD-LP, KHNS, Georgia Public Broadcasting and more


  • Added: Nov 05, 2020
  • Length: 01:57:59
  • Purchases: 11
Caption: Stevie Wonder
We'll hear the long-awaited new single from Stevie Wonder, plus new music from Amerigo Gazaway, uplifting tunes from The Commodores, Curtis Mayfiel...

Bought by KMUN, RADIOLEX, KAAD-LP, Lower Cape Communications, KSRQ and more


  • Added: Oct 29, 2020
  • Length: 01:57:59
  • Purchases: 10
Caption: Screamin' Jay Hawkins
It's a soulful spooktacular edition of UpFront Soul! We'll scare the funk out of you with creepy classics from Rockwell, Stevie Wonder, Stanley Tur...

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


  • Added: Oct 22, 2020
  • Length: 01:57:59
  • Purchases: 10
Caption: Bette Smith
We'll spin the latest from Bettye LaVette, Jersey Street, and Bette Smith, plus we'll hear love songs from Joan Armatrading, get Funky with the Cha...

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


  • Added: Oct 15, 2020
  • Length: 01:57:59
  • Purchases: 12
Caption: Peggy Scott & Jo Jo Benson
We'll celebrate love with sweet songs from Peggy Scott & Jo Jo Benson & Don "Sugarcane" Harris, plus send out some Curtis Mayfield to my soulful sp...

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


  • Added: Oct 15, 2020
  • Length: 01:57:59
  • Purchases: 6
Caption: Richie Havens
We'll swim with the dolphins with Richie Havens, travel to Ghana with Blay Ambolley, dive deep into soul with Gary U.S. Bonds, and get religion wit...

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


  • Added: Oct 01, 2020
  • Length: 01:57:59
  • Purchases: 10
Caption: The Isley Brothers
We'll hear a Gil Scott-Heron cover from Penny Goodwyn, serve up some Cold Bologna with the Isley Brothers, and hear Nikki Giovanni's poem for Areth...

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


  • Added: Sep 24, 2020
  • Length: 01:57:59
  • Purchases: 11
Caption: Geo Neptune
We'll spin "Passamahottie," Geo Neptune's sizzling new single, celebrate the autumnal equinox with Earth, Wind and Fire, and pay tribute to the gre...

Bought by KAAD-LP, Georgia Public Broadcasting, Royalton Community Radio, WOUB, WLPR and more


  • Added: Sep 18, 2020
  • Length: 01:57:59
  • Purchases: 10
Caption: Yusef Lateef
We'll go back to school with Stevie Wonder, Yusef Lateef, and Chuck Berry, squeeze the last drops of summer sun with Ernest Ernie & the Sincerities...

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


  • Added: Sep 10, 2020
  • Length: 01:57:59
  • Purchases: 9
Caption: Breakwater
We'll get on down with Breakwater, check out some funky Latin sounds, and Keep Marchin' with Raphael Saadiq.

Bought by KMRE-LP Bellingham, Wash., WLPR , KMXT, WOUB, Royalton Community Radio and more


  • Added: Sep 06, 2020
  • Length: 01:57:59
  • Purchases: 6
Caption: The Testimonial Singers
We'll serve up a disco sandwich with L.J. Waiters and the Testimonial Singers, ride the Funky Donkey and the Boogie Truck, and throw an African Par...

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


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