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
326 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: Aretha Franklin
We'll open up with a rare gem from Lady Soul...Miss Aretha Franklin, hear a super fly set of Curtis Mayfield tunes from Reuben Wilson, Young Holt U...

Bought by KAAD-LP, KMRE-LP Bellingham, Wash., WLPR , WOUB, Georgia Public Broadcasting and more


  • Added: Feb 18, 2021
  • Length: 01:57:59
  • Purchases: 8
Caption: Mavis Staples
We'll celebrate Black History Month with powerful music from Nina Simone, Gil Scott-Heron, Mavis Staples, and The Freedom Singers, plus we'll hear ...

Bought by WJAB, KAAD-LP, WLPR , WOUB, KMRE-LP Bellingham, Wash. and more


  • Added: Feb 12, 2021
  • Length: 01:57:59
  • Purchases: 9
Caption: The Soul Rebels, Credit: Susan Dickson-Smith
It's Carnival time! We'll take you to the Crescent City with hot brass from the Soul Rebels, Rebirth Brass Band, the Sixth Ward All-Stars, and Los ...

Bought by KAAD-LP, Lower Cape Communications, KMRE-LP Bellingham, Wash., WOUB, Georgia Public Broadcasting and more


  • Added: Feb 04, 2021
  • Length: 01:57:59
  • Purchases: 7
Caption: Khu.eex
We’ll gear up for Carnival with New Orleans musicians The Soul Rebels, The Meters, Professor Longhair, and The Young Olympians, plus we’ll hear new...

Bought by RADIOLEX, KAAD-LP, Georgia Public Broadcasting, KMRE-LP Bellingham, Wash., WLPR and more


  • Added: Jan 29, 2021
  • Length: 01:57:59
  • Purchases: 9
Caption: Nina Simone
It's a new dawn and we're moving on with songs of strength and celebration from Nina Simone, Roberta Flack, John Legend, Beyonce, Earth, Wind and F...

Bought by KUCR 88.3 fm Riverside, Calif., KAAD-LP, WLPR , Georgia Public Broadcasting, WOUB and more


  • Added: Jan 22, 2021
  • Length: 01:57:59
  • Purchases: 8
Caption: Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr.
This week, 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,...

Bought by KAAD-LP, KHNS, KZUM, WLPR , Georgia Public Broadcasting and more


  • Added: Jan 15, 2021
  • Length: 01:57:59
  • Purchases: 11
Caption: Ray Charles
Georgia is on our mind! We'll leave no crate unmined as we bring you songs from Georgians like Arrested Development, James Brown, and of course, Ra...

Bought by KMUN, RADIOLEX, KAAD-LP, WOUB, WLPR and more


  • Added: Jan 08, 2021
  • Length: 01:57:59
  • Purchases: 10
Caption: Andreya Triana
We’ll welcome 2021 with New Year tunes by Joseph Washington, Jr., Sun Ra, & The Coolbreezers, hear Ray Charles give 2020 the boot, and celebrate fr...

Bought by RADIOLEX, KAAD-LP, KZUM, WOUB, WLPR and more


  • Added: Jan 01, 2021
  • Length: 01:58:00
  • Purchases: 9
Caption: Michele Thomas
We'll hear Latin soul from Joe Bataan, Hector Lavoe and Willie Colon, Peruvian funk from Black Sugar, and a super-soulful Stevie Wonder cover from ...

Bought by RADIOLEX, KAAD-LP, WLPR , WOUB, Georgia Public Broadcasting and more


  • Added: Dec 25, 2020
  • Length: 01:57:59
  • Purchases: 8
Caption: Cheech & Chong
I'll be sliding down your chimney with a sack full of soul! We'll celebrate the season with Cheech & Chong, Run DMC, and Miles Davis, hear a trio o...

Bought by KMUN, KAAD-LP, WOUB, KMRE-LP Bellingham, Wash., Georgia Public Broadcasting and more


  • Added: Dec 17, 2020
  • Length: 01:57:59
  • Purchases: 10