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
360 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: Julius Rodriguez
We'll hear a very funky reimagining of the Beastie Boys' Sure Shot from Sabroso, a jazz-tinged take on a Stevie Wonder classic by Julius Rodriguez,...

Bought by WYAP


  • Added: May 19, 2022
  • Length: 01:58:00
  • Purchases: 1
Caption: Sam Cooke
We'll have Good Times with Sam Cooke and Gene Chandler, hear new music from Michele Thomas, and hear a set of tunes for gardeners from The Last Poe...

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


  • Added: May 13, 2022
  • Length: 01:58:00
  • Purchases: 10
Caption: Esther Phillips
We'll get the Black Eyed Blues with Esther Phillips and hear some crazy South African proto-rap from Benjamin Ball, plus Francophone soul from Litt...

Bought by Lower Cape Communications, KCHW, KSTK, WOUB, Georgia Public Broadcasting and more


  • Added: May 05, 2022
  • Length: 01:57:59
  • Purchases: 12
Caption: Willie Bobo
We'll sample devilish funk from Gene Anderson, fumigate funky Broadway with Chris Kenner, swim like a Pisces with Willie Bobo, and hear some wild N...

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


  • Added: Apr 29, 2022
  • Length: 01:57:59
  • Purchases: 13
Caption: Raphael Saadiq
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 Lower Cape Communications, RADIOLEX, KAAD-LP, KCHW, KSTK and more


  • Added: Apr 22, 2022
  • Length: 01:57:59
  • Purchases: 12
Caption: Isaac Hayes
We'll open up with a powerful track from Rasheed Ali, take a deep dive into Afrobeat with Kaleta & Super Yamba Band and Fela Kuti, plus we'll Move ...

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


  • Added: Apr 15, 2022
  • Length: 01:57:59
  • Purchases: 11
Caption: Gil Scott-Heron
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 Lower Cape Communications, KAAD-LP, RADIOLEX, KCHW, KSTK and more


  • Added: Apr 07, 2022
  • Length: 01:57:59
  • Purchases: 12
Caption: Brandee Younger and Dezron Douglas
We'll celebrate the warming days of spring with sultry tunes from Kool & the Gang, James Reese & the Progressions, and The Hesitations, sweet love ...

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


  • Added: Mar 31, 2022
  • Length: 01:58:00
  • Purchases: 11
Caption: Michele Thomas
We'll hear great new music from Michele Thomas, celebrate milestones with Arrested Development and George Benson, feature new tunes from Sugaray Ra...

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


  • Added: Mar 24, 2022
  • Length: 01:58:00
  • Purchases: 13
Caption: Emilio Delgado
We'll get out our Yo-Yos with Don Covay, our Te Ta Te Ta Tas with Ernie K-Doe, and our Doodle De Doos with Solomon Burke, hear new music from Ubuny...

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


  • Added: Mar 17, 2022
  • Length: 01:58:00
  • Purchases: 10