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
174 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: 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
Caption: Burning Spear
We'll meditate on Christopher Columbus with Burning Spear and feature Indigenous musicians Jason K. Brown and Nataanii Means as we celebrate Indige...

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


  • Added: Sep 27, 2018
  • Length: 01:57:59
  • Purchases: 6
Caption: Ramsey Lewis
We'll slip into darkness with Ramsey Lewis, get funky with the Pazant Brothers and Charles Leonard, and serve up the groove with Joe Tex and his Wo...

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


  • Added: Sep 20, 2018
  • Length: 01:57:59
  • Purchases: 5
Caption: Ginger Johnson
We'll serve up a disco sandwich with L.J. Waiters and the Testimonial Singers, ride the Funky Donkey and the Boogie Truck, and throw an African Par...

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


  • Added: Sep 13, 2018
  • Length: 01:57:59
  • Purchases: 7
Caption: Anthony Joseph
We'll hear a soulful tribute to mothers from The Suffers, plus new music from Trinidad-born, London-based poet Anthony Joseph, we'll spin the lates...

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


  • Added: Sep 06, 2018
  • Length: 01:57:59
  • Purchases: 7
Caption: Vieux Farka Toure
We'll bring you highlights from the 2018 American Folk Festival, including Malian guitar great Vieux Farka Toure and Black Umfolosi, spin a sultry ...

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


  • Added: Aug 31, 2018
  • Length: 01:57:59
  • Purchases: 6
Caption: The Ohio Players
As the summer sizzles on, we'll wish for rain with The Cougars, hear different takes on Summertime from the Ohio Players & Angie Fisher, and head t...

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


  • Added: Aug 24, 2018
  • Length: 01:57:59
  • Purchases: 6
Caption: Aretha Franklin
We'll pay tribute to the Queen of Soul, Aretha Franklin, spin some latin soul by Joe Bataan and Flash & the Dynamics, and hear from the prince of k...

Bought by KMUD, KBBI, WLPR, WOUB, Royalton Community Radio and more


  • Added: Aug 17, 2018
  • Length: 01:57:59
  • Purchases: 8
Caption: The Last Poets
This week, JoJo and the fugitives serve up Chips Chicken Banana Split, we look back at this year's Newport Jazz Festival with Nicole Mitchell and G...

Bought by KBBI, WJAB, WLPR, WOUB, Royalton Community Radio and more


  • Added: Aug 09, 2018
  • Length: 01:57:59
  • Purchases: 7