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
330 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: Angie Fisher
We'll get funky with Bubba Suggs, hear smoking soul from Angie Fisher, and tap into our Hot Pants Power with Syl Johnson.

Bought by KMRE-LP Bellingham, Wash., KSRQ, KPIP-LP, KCMJ Community Radio, WJAB and more


  • Added: Mar 03, 2016
  • Length: 01:57:59
  • Purchases: 6
Caption: Emma Donovan
We'll hear from indigenous Australian singer Emma Donovan, hear the latest from soul jazz vocalist Ola Onabule, and celebrate Black History Month w...

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


  • Added: Feb 25, 2016
  • Length: 01:57:59
  • Purchases: 7
Caption: Laura Mvula
We'll hear the latest from Laura Mvula, celebrate Black History Month with Rasheed Ali, and hear a Fela Kuti/De La Soul mashup.

Bought by KMRE-LP Bellingham, Wash., KSRQ, KCMJ Community Radio, KPIP-LP, WJAB and more


  • Added: Feb 18, 2016
  • Length: 01:57:59
  • Purchases: 6
Caption: Roberta Flack
As we celebrate Black History Month, we feature funk, soul, and jazz designed to inspire and empower from Nina Simone, Roberta Flack, and Gil Scott...

Bought by KMRE-LP Bellingham, Wash., KZUM, KSRQ, KPIP-LP, WJAB and more


  • Added: Feb 11, 2016
  • Length: 01:57:59
  • Purchases: 7
Caption: Big Chief Monk Boudreaux
It's Carnival Time! UpFront Soul gives you a seat in the reviewing stand as the Mardi Gras parade rolls by. We'll bring you big noise from brass ba...

Bought by WEMU, WJAB, KMRE-LP Bellingham, Wash., KZUM, KSRQ and more


  • Added: Feb 04, 2016
  • Length: 01:57:59
  • Purchases: 8
Caption: Bo Dollis
We'll celebrate Carnival with two hours of New Orleans music! You'll hear the latest from the Rebirth Brass Band and Kermit Ruffins, plus Carnival ...

Bought by Prairie Public, KZUM, KMRE-LP Bellingham, Wash., KSRQ, KPIP-LP and more


  • Added: Jan 28, 2016
  • Length: 01:57:59
  • Purchases: 8
Caption: Syl Johnson
We'll hear classic soul from Syl Johnson, check out some funky stuff from Senegal and Brazil, and listen to John Coltrane's musical meditation on t...

Bought by WJAB, KZUM, KSRQ, KCMJ Community Radio, KPIP-LP and more


  • Added: Jan 22, 2016
  • Length: 01:57:59
  • Purchases: 6
Caption: Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr.
We honor the life and work of Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. We'll hear excerpts of his sermons, speeches, and interviews, along with funk, soul, jazz...

Bought by KMRE-LP Bellingham, Wash., KZUM, KSRQ, RadioFreePalmer, KCMJ Community Radio and more


  • Added: Jan 14, 2016
  • Length: 01:57:59
  • Purchases: 7
Caption: Nuela Charles
We'll hear the latest from Nuela Charles, catch new music from Nicole Willis & the Soul Investigators, and go ape with a set of monkey-themed tunes.

Bought by KMRE-LP Bellingham, Wash., WJAB, KZUM, KSRQ, KPIP-LP and more


  • Added: Jan 08, 2016
  • Length: 01:57:59
  • Purchases: 7
Caption: Geoffrey Williams
We'll hear new soul from Geoffrey Williams, sample a set of smokin' Afrobeat, and travel to Brazil for some new funky music.

Bought by KPIP-LP, KMRE-LP Bellingham, Wash., WJAB, KZUM, KSRQ and more


  • Added: Dec 31, 2015
  • Length: 01:57:59
  • Purchases: 7