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: Eek-A-Mouse
We'll spin reggae from Jimmy Cliff, Alpha Blondy, and The Dynamics, plus an Eek-A-Mouse super set, then hear the soulful, jazzy side of Willie Nels...

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


  • Added: Jun 21, 2019
  • Length: 01:57:59
  • Purchases: 8
Caption: Liniker e os Caramelows
We'll celebrate Pride Month with out and proud dance classics from Sylvester, Big Freedia, Frenchie Davis and, of course RuPaul, plus we'll hear ke...

Bought by WKGC, KHNS, Royalton Community Radio, KMXT, Lower Cape Communications and more


  • Added: Jun 06, 2019
  • Length: 01:57:59
  • Purchases: 8
Caption: Seguida
We'll get on down with Breakwater, check out some funky Latin sounds with Seguida & Flash & the Dynamics, and Keep Marchin' with Raphael Saadiq.

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


  • Added: May 30, 2019
  • Length: 01:57:59
  • Purchases: 6
Caption: Jonathan Pinson
We'll celebrate the Geminis in our audience with astrologically appropriate tunes from Nat Adderly & the Dirty Dozen Brass Band, sweet new soul fro...

Bought by KMRE-LP Bellingham, Wash. and Royalton Community Radio


  • Added: May 24, 2019
  • Length: 01:57:59
  • Purchases: 2
Caption: Khu.éex’
We'll kick off with powerful Indigenous jazz-funk & hiphop from Khu.éex’, The Little Big Band, and Komplex Kai, plus we'll spin new music from Tan...

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


  • Added: May 16, 2019
  • Length: 01:57:59
  • Purchases: 6
Caption: Baby Washington
After "Hangin' Out With You" and Bobby Hutcherson, we'll do the Peanut Duck with Marsha Gee and enjoy Breakfast in Bed with Baby Washington. We'll ...

Bought by KMRE-LP Bellingham, Wash., Lower Cape Communications, KBBI Alaska, WOUB, WLPR and more


  • Added: May 09, 2019
  • Length: 01:57:59
  • Purchases: 8
Caption: Dolette McDonald
We'll take it to the dance floor with FSQ's blazing new version of the Talking Heads' "I Zimbra" featuring Dolette McDonald, hear new soul from Tan...

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


  • Added: May 02, 2019
  • Length: 01:57:59
  • Purchases: 6
Caption: Pete Seeger
We'll celebrate Pete Seeger on his centennial with funk, soul, gospel, & hip-hop takes on songs Pete wrote or frequently sang and helped to popula...

Bought by KZUM, WLPR , KBBI Alaska, WOUB, Lower Cape Communications and more


  • Added: Apr 26, 2019
  • Length: 01:58:29
  • Purchases: 7
Caption: Sugaray Rayford
We'll hear new, blues-tinged tunes from Sugaray Rayford and Big Daddy Wilson, find Love in Them There Hills with The Vibrations, and hear the lates...

Bought by KZUM, KBBI Alaska, WLPR , WOUB, Royalton Community Radio and more


  • Added: Apr 19, 2019
  • Length: 01:57:59
  • Purchases: 7
Caption: Angie Fisher
We'll open a tax time anthem from Angie Fisher, hear Ben E. King's wrenchingly soulful ballad "It's All Over," and journey to West Africa with The ...

Bought by KZUM, WOUB, WLPR , KBBI Alaska, Royalton Community Radio and more


  • Added: Apr 11, 2019
  • Length: 01:57:59
  • Purchases: 8
Caption: Carlton Jumel Smith
We'll kick off with a track from Carlton Jumel Smith's new album, hear great new soul with a powerful message from Bassel & the Supernaturals, reme...

Bought by WLPR , KBBI Alaska, WOUB, and KMXT


  • Added: Jun 14, 2019
  • Length: 01:57:59
  • Purchases: 4
Caption: Langston Hughes
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 Bellingham, Wash., KZUM, Royalton Community Radio, KBBI Alaska, WOUB and more


  • Added: Apr 04, 2019
  • Length: 01:57:59
  • Purchases: 8
Caption: Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr.
This week, we celebrate the legacy of Dr. Martin Luther King, and mourn his death on the anniversary of his assassination (4/4/68). We'll hear from...

Bought by KMRE-LP Bellingham, Wash., KZUM, Lower Cape Communications, WLPR , KMXT and more


  • Added: Apr 01, 2019
  • Length: 01:57:59
  • Purchases: 6
Caption: Fishbone
We'll party with soon-to-retire funk giant George Clinton and his special guests, Fishbone, who'll be touring with him this summer; we'll board the...

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


  • Added: Mar 21, 2019
  • Length: 01:57:59
  • Purchases: 7
Caption: Jackie Shane
We'll celebrate Women's History Month with empowering anthems from Aretha Franklin & the Eurythmics, Donna Summer & Chaka Khan, soulful strings & w...

Bought by KMUN, KBBI Alaska, WLPR , WOUB, Royalton Community Radio and more


  • Added: Mar 15, 2019
  • Length: 01:57:59
  • Purchases: 7
Caption: Carl Anderson
We'll serve A Little Soul Food with Don "Sugarcane" Harris, hear Carl Anderson's impassioned performance as Judas from the movie soundtrack to Jesu...

Bought by KZUM, WLPR , KBBI Alaska, KMXT, WOUB and more


  • Added: Mar 07, 2019
  • Length: 01:57:59
  • Purchases: 7
Caption: Al "Carival Time" Johnson
It's Carnival time! We'll take you to the Crescent City with hot brass from the Rebirth Brass Band, the Sixth Ward All-Stars, and Los Hombres Calie...

Bought by Prairie Public, WOUB, WLPR , Royalton Community Radio, KMXT and more


  • Added: Feb 28, 2019
  • Length: 01:57:59
  • Purchases: 7
Caption: Fannie Lou Hamer
We'll celebrate Black History Month with powerful music from Nina Simone, Syl Johnson, and The Freedom Singers, plus we'll hear the voices of Dr. M...

Bought by KMUN, Lower Cape Communications, WLPR , KSQD Santa Cruz, WOUB and more


  • Added: Feb 21, 2019
  • Length: 01:57:59
  • Purchases: 8
Caption: Rahsaan Roland Kirk
We'll lift our spirits with Rahsaan Roland Kirk, journey to Africa with Vieux Farka Toure, Tiliboo Afrobeat, and Tabukah "X", and stretch out with ...

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


  • Added: Feb 15, 2019
  • Length: 01:57:59
  • Purchases: 6
Caption: Les McCann
We'll stream a healing beam with Les McCann's That Healin' Feelin' and Lionel Loueke's The Healing, we'll accentuate the positive with Curtis Mayfi...

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


  • Added: Feb 07, 2019
  • Length: 01:57:59
  • Purchases: 5