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
379 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: Pharoah Sanders
We'll pay tribute to the late master of spiritual jazz, Pharoah Sanders, get in with the In Crowd with Ramsey Lewis, and go Steppin' Out with Joan ...

Bought by KCHW, KSTK, KMRE-LP Bellingham, Wash., WLPR , WOUB and more


  • Added: Sep 29, 2022
  • Length: 01:58:00
  • Purchases: 10
Caption: Mahalia Jackson
We'll celebrate the nonsensical with The Spaniels' "Great Googley Moo," hear the gospel power of Mahalia Jackson and Billy Preston, and spin some o...

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


  • Added: Sep 22, 2022
  • Length: 01:58:00
  • Purchases: 12
Caption: Ramsey Lewis
We'll pay homage to the late Ramsey Lewis, celebrate September with Earth, Wind, and Fire, and take a trip to the Old Landmark with Aretha Franklin.

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


  • Added: Sep 15, 2022
  • Length: 01:57:59
  • Purchases: 15
Caption: Louis Armstrong
We'll go Pickin' Wild Mountain Berries with Peggy Scott and Jo Jo Benson, bask in the rays of Earth, Wind & Fire's Sun Goddess (featuring Ramsey Le...

Bought by Lower Cape Communications, RADIOLEX, KAAD-LP, KCHW, WOUB and more


  • Added: Sep 08, 2022
  • Length: 01:58:00
  • Purchases: 10
Caption: The Bar-Kays
We'll celebrate that international man of mystery, Soul Finger, with the Bar-Kays and tap into our Soul Power with James Brown, plus we'll ride the...

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


  • Added: Sep 01, 2022
  • Length: 01:58:00
  • Purchases: 14
Caption: Leon Bridges
We'll hear the latest summer song from Leon Bridges, hear a set of tunes inspired by the Blues Brothers soundtrack, plus we'll Rise Up with The Com...

Bought by KMUN, Lower Cape Communications, RADIOLEX, KCHW, KMRE-LP Bellingham, Wash. and more


  • Added: Aug 26, 2022
  • Length: 01:57:59
  • Purchases: 14
Caption: Little Richard
We'll keep spinning soulful summer tunes from Childish Gambino, The Blackbyrds, Al Green, and DJ Jeff & the Fresh Prince, Knock on Wood with Jackie...

Bought by KMUN, Lower Cape Communications, RADIOLEX, KAAD-LP, KMRE-LP Bellingham, Wash. and more


  • Added: Aug 18, 2022
  • Length: 01:57:59
  • Purchases: 13
Caption: Otis Redding
We'll Shout Bamalama with Otis Redding, head to Funkytown with Lipps Inc., and Get Small with Trouble Funk, plus we'll hear a smoking set of afrobe...

Bought by Lower Cape Communications, KSRQ, KAAD-LP, KCHW, KSTK and more


  • Added: Aug 11, 2022
  • Length: 01:57:59
  • Purchases: 13
Caption: The Delfonics
Our summer soul series continues with a set featuring hot tunes from Curtis Mayfield, James Reese & the Progressions, and Jimi Hendrix, plus new mu...

Bought by Lower Cape Communications, RADIOLEX, KAAD-LP, KMRE-LP Bellingham, Wash., KSTK and more


  • Added: Aug 04, 2022
  • Length: 01:57:59
  • Purchases: 12
Caption: Ella Fitzgerald
We'll hear a track from a recently discovered 1958 live recording of Ella Fitzgerald at the Hollywood Bowl, we'll do the Ookey Ook with the Penguin...

Bought by Lower Cape Communications, RADIOLEX, KAAD-LP, KSTK, WOUB and more


  • Added: Jul 29, 2022
  • Length: 01:57:59
  • Purchases: 14