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
359 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

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We’ll hear soul from Curtis Harding, new music from the Renegades of Jazz, and the last Sharon Jones & the Dap-Kings album.

Bought by KSRQ, WJAB, KZUM, WOUB, Royalton Community Radio and more


  • Added: Dec 07, 2017
  • Length: 01:57:59
  • Purchases: 8
Caption: Mavis Staples
We'll hear new music from Tuareg singer Onom Agemo (backed by the Disco Jumpers), plus a new release from the Renegades of Jazz and a cut from Mavi...

Bought by KAAD-LP, WOUB, KSRQ, Royalton Community Radio, Lower Cape Communications and more


  • Added: Nov 30, 2017
  • Length: 01:57:59
  • Purchases: 9
Caption: The Suffers
We'll hear soul from The Suffers, sample the sweet sounds of Sam Cooke, and stretch out with Lonnie Smith.

Bought by WJAB, Lower Cape Communications, WOUB, KSRQ, Royalton Community Radio and more


  • Added: Nov 23, 2017
  • Length: 01:57:59
  • Purchases: 6
Caption: Julian Taylor
We'll sit down to a soulful Thanksgiving dinner with Little Eva, Nat Kendrick and the Swans, and The Chips, hear new soul from the Julian Taylor Ba...

Bought by WJAB, Lower Cape Communications, WOUB, KZUM, KSRQ and more


  • Added: Nov 16, 2017
  • Length: 01:57:59
  • Purchases: 7
Caption: Lucky Peterson
We'll hear a cut from Lucky Peterson's new album, Tribute to Jimmy Smith, plus a new Stevie Wonder mashup from Amerigo Gazaway, and we'll be buzzed...

Bought by WJAB, KZUM, KMRE-LP Bellingham, Wash., WOUB, KMXT and more


  • Added: Nov 13, 2017
  • Length: 01:57:59
  • Purchases: 6
Caption: Fats Domino
We'll pay tribute to the late, great Fats Domino, hear new Syrian jazz from Khaled Kurbeh and the Raman Khalaf Ensemble, and hear a cut from Charit...

Bought by WJAB, Royalton Community Radio, KMRE-LP Bellingham, Wash., WOUB, KSRQ and more


  • Added: Nov 06, 2017
  • Length: 01:58:00
  • Purchases: 8
Caption: LaVern Baker
We'll get kooky and spooky with LaVern Baker and Count Yates, ride the Double Dutch Bus with Frankie Smith, and Splashdown with Breakwater.

Bought by KMRE-LP Bellingham, Wash., WOUB, KZUM, KSRQ, Royalton Community Radio and more


  • Added: Oct 26, 2017
  • Length: 01:57:59
  • Purchases: 7
Caption: Jackie Shane
We'll hear a set of Latin music featuring Lin-Manuel Noriega's fundraising single for Puerto Rican relief, catch a tune from the newly released Jac...

Bought by KZUM, KMRE-LP Bellingham, Wash., KSRQ, WOUB, Royalton Community Radio and more


  • Added: Oct 19, 2017
  • Length: 01:58:00
  • Purchases: 7
Caption: Butch Tavares
We'll hear new tunes from Butch Tavares & Lecrae, catch a jazzy version of a favorite from the musical "Hair," and explore The Windmills of Your Mi...

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


  • Added: Oct 12, 2017
  • Length: 01:57:59
  • Purchases: 6
Caption: Eddie Harris
We'll open up with a slab of Eddie Harris, dedicate a set to the people of Puerto Rico, and soothe our souls with Sam Cooke.

Bought by KCMJ Community Radio, WOUB, KSRQ, Royalton Community Radio, Lower Cape Communications and more


  • Added: Oct 05, 2017
  • Length: 01:57:59
  • Purchases: 8