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
182 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: Jun 09, 2017

Latest Pieces

Caption: Dr. Lonnie Smith
The Queen of Soul, Miss Aretha Franklin, will take us to the Old Landmark, we'll hear a few soulful Christmas tunes, including the Ramsey Lewis Tri...

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


  • Added: Dec 07, 2018
  • Length: 01:57:59
  • Purchases: 5
Caption: Jessica Care Moore
We'll celebrate Hanukkah soulfully with Sharon Jones, DeLeon, and Aaron Myers, flow with the poetry of Jessica Care Moore (featuring Talib Kweli), ...

Bought by Royalton Community Radio


  • Added: Nov 30, 2018
  • Length: 01:57:59
  • Purchases: 1
Caption: Joe Thomas
We'll hear a funky take on Beethoven by Joe Thomas, dig into some Clabber Biscuits with George Benson, and we'll hear both a Curtis Mayfield cover ...

Bought by KZUM, WLPR, WOUB, Royalton Community Radio, Lower Cape Communications and more


  • Added: Nov 22, 2018
  • Length: 01:57:59
  • Purchases: 7
Caption: The Yoruba Singers
When the whistle blows, it's time for soul! We'll launch ourselves into the go-gosphere with The Soul Searchers, hear new sounds from Guyana courte...

Bought by WVAS, Lower Cape Communications, KZUM, WOUB, WLPR and more


  • Added: Nov 18, 2018
  • Length: 01:57:59
  • Purchases: 6
Caption: Billy Paul
We'll hear from musical brother acts Isley and Chambers, check out a new track from Cassandra Wilson featuring the Paperclip Scientists, and we'll ...

Bought by KZUM, Lower Cape Communications, WOUB, WLPR, Royalton Community Radio and more


  • Added: Nov 08, 2018
  • Length: 01:57:59
  • Purchases: 6
Caption: The Temptations
The Temptations will kick us off with a set to pump you up as you head to the polls, we'll hear a beautiful take on Pharoah Sanders' The Creator Ha...

Bought by KZUM, WOUB, and KMXT


  • Added: Nov 01, 2018
  • Length: 01:57:59
  • Purchases: 3
Caption: Screamin' Jay Hawkins
We'll spook ourselves with soul-shivering tunes from Gene Anderson, Tracy Morgan, and Screamin' Jay Hawkins, and we'll celebrate mothers with The I...

Bought by KZUM, KBBI, Lower Cape Communications, WOUB, WLPR and more


  • Added: Oct 25, 2018
  • Length: 01:57:59
  • Purchases: 7
Caption: Jamaaladeen Tacuma
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 KZUM, WOUB, WLPR, Royalton Community Radio, and KMXT


  • Added: Oct 18, 2018
  • Length: 01:57:59
  • Purchases: 5
Caption: Jowee Omicil
We'll hear great new music from Jowee Omicil, smokin' reissues from Rocafort including tunes from The Dayton Sidewinders and Louie Ramirez, and new...

Bought by KZUM, WLPR, WOUB, Royalton Community Radio, Lower Cape Communications and more


  • Added: Oct 11, 2018
  • Length: 01:58:02
  • Purchases: 6
Caption: Lucille Spann
Women are rising up...and getting down! Hear empowering tunes from Roberta Flack, Joan Armatrading, and Mavis Staples, and celebrate Women's Libera...

Bought by KBBI, WLPR, WOUB, Royalton Community Radio, Lower Cape Communications and more


  • Added: Oct 04, 2018
  • Length: 01:57:59
  • Purchases: 7