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
178 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: 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 Lower Cape Communications, WOUB, WLPR, Royalton Community Radio, and KMXT


  • Added: Nov 08, 2018
  • Length: 01:57:59
  • Purchases: 5
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
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