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
456 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: The Pazant Brothers
We'll hear funky stuff from The Pazant Brothers, have Breakfast in Bed with Baby Washington, and get Caught Making Love with Roger Hatcher.

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


  • Added: Jan 25, 2018
  • Length: 01:57:59
  • Purchases: 9
Caption: Rasheed Ali
We'll hear newly re-released Chicago soul from Bobby Jones, hot-off-the-presses jazz by Menagerie, and we'll talk with Rasheed Ali about his latest...

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


  • Added: Jan 19, 2018
  • Length: 01:57:59
  • Purchases: 8
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 WJAB, KMRE-LP Bellingham, Wash., WOMR, KSRQ, KPIP-LP and more


  • Added: Jan 15, 2018
  • Length: 01:57:59
  • Purchases: 7
Caption: John Coltrane
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 KZUM, WOUB, KSRQ, Royalton Community Radio, WOMR and more


  • Added: Jan 04, 2018
  • Length: 01:57:59
  • Purchases: 7
Caption: Professor Longhair
We'll ring in the New Year with new music from Joseph Washington, Jr., hear a new single from Star Quake (on the super-soulful Athens of the North ...

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


  • Added: Dec 29, 2017
  • Length: 01:57:59
  • Purchases: 7

  • Added: Dec 21, 2017
  • Length: 01:57:59
  • Purchases: 9
Caption: Louis Armstrong
We'll celebrate Hanukkah with Sharon Jones & the Dap-Kings, get in the Christmas spirit with Louis Armstrong, and hear a couple of newly released s...

Bought by KZUM, WOUB, Royalton Community Radio, KMXT, WOMR and more


  • Added: Dec 14, 2017
  • Length: 01:57:59
  • Purchases: 8
Caption: Curtis Harding
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, WOMR 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, WOMR, WOUB, KSRQ, Royalton Community Radio and more


  • Added: Nov 23, 2017
  • Length: 01:57:59
  • Purchases: 6