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
11 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
465 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: Leon Bridges
We'll turn up the heat with smoldering love songs for summer from The Soul Rebels, Leon Bridges, and Sam Cooke, move on up a little higher with gos...

Bought by WOMR, RADIOLEX, KAAD-LP, KCHW, KSTK and more


  • Added: Jul 01, 2022
  • Length: 01:57:46
  • Purchases: 13
Caption: Richie Havens
We'll spin songs of freedom from Richie Havens, Beyonce, The Staple Singers, and Roberta Flack, plus we'll ride the Boogie Truck with Nat Cross and...

Bought by WOMR, RADIOLEX, KAAD-LP, KCHW, WLPR and more


  • Added: Jun 24, 2022
  • Length: 01:57:59
  • Purchases: 11
Caption: The Weather Girls
We'll head to the dance floor with anthems from Gloria Gaynor, Sister Sledge, and Diana Ross, plus we'll hear from disco great Sylvester and The We...

Bought by KTAL-LP [Las Cruces Community Radio], WOMR, RADIOLEX, KAAD-LP, KCHW and more


  • Added: Jun 16, 2022
  • Length: 01:57:59
  • Purchases: 12
Caption: Shea Diamond
It's the Pride Spectacular edition of UpFront Soul! We'll dance with Frenchie Davis, Frankie Knuckles, and Sylvester, hear high-energy hits from Sh...

Bought by WOMR, RADIOLEX, KAAD-LP, KMRE-LP Bellingham, Wash., KCHW and more


  • Added: Jun 09, 2022
  • Length: 01:57:59
  • Purchases: 11
Caption: Brian Jackson
We'll spin a new track from Brian Jackson, co-author and collaborator on most of Gil Scott-Heron's most beloved songs, hear Al Green, Miles Davis &...

Bought by WOMR, WOUB, KAAD-LP, KSTK, KCHW and more


  • Added: Jun 03, 2022
  • Length: 01:58:00
  • Purchases: 12
Caption: Jimmy Castor Bunch
We'll hear a set of funky, soulful covers from The Jimmy Castor Bunch, Jimmy McGriff and Billy Paul, stretch out with a great live Nina Simone trac...

Bought by WOMR, RADIOLEX, KAAD-LP, KCHW, KSTK and more


  • Added: May 26, 2022
  • Length: 01:58:00
  • Purchases: 12
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 WOMR, RADIOLEX, KAAD-LP, KHNS, KCHW and more


  • Added: May 19, 2022
  • Length: 01:58:00
  • Purchases: 14
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 WOMR, KSRQ, KAAD-LP, KCHW, WLPR and more


  • Added: May 13, 2022
  • Length: 01:58:00
  • Purchases: 12
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 WOMR, 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 Georgia Public Broadcasting, WOMR, KSRQ, KAAD-LP, WLPR and more


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