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
206 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: Apr 27, 2019

Latest Pieces

Caption: Jonathan Pinson
We'll celebrate the Geminis in our audience with astrologically appropriate tunes from Nat Adderly & the Dirty Dozen Brass Band, sweet new soul fro...

  • Added: May 24, 2019
  • Length: 01:57:59
Caption: Khu.éex’
We'll kick off with powerful Indigenous jazz-funk & hiphop from Khu.éex’, The Little Big Band, and Komplex Kai, plus we'll spin new music from Tan...

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


  • Added: May 16, 2019
  • Length: 01:57:59
  • Purchases: 5
Caption: Baby Washington
After "Hangin' Out With You" and Bobby Hutcherson, we'll do the Peanut Duck with Marsha Gee and enjoy Breakfast in Bed with Baby Washington. We'll ...

Bought by KMRE-LP, Lower Cape Communications, KBBI, WOUB, WLPR and more


  • Added: May 09, 2019
  • Length: 01:57:59
  • Purchases: 8
Caption: Dolette McDonald
We'll take it to the dance floor with FSQ's blazing new version of the Talking Heads' "I Zimbra" featuring Dolette McDonald, hear new soul from Tan...

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


  • Added: May 02, 2019
  • Length: 01:57:59
  • Purchases: 6
Caption: Pete Seeger
We'll celebrate Pete Seeger on his centennial with funk, soul, gospel, & hip-hop takes on songs Pete wrote or frequently sang and helped to popula...

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


  • Added: Apr 26, 2019
  • Length: 01:58:29
  • Purchases: 7
Caption: Sugaray Rayford
We'll hear new, blues-tinged tunes from Sugaray Rayford and Big Daddy Wilson, find Love in Them There Hills with The Vibrations, and hear the lates...

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


  • Added: Apr 19, 2019
  • Length: 01:57:59
  • Purchases: 7
Caption: Angie Fisher
We'll open a tax time anthem from Angie Fisher, hear Ben E. King's wrenchingly soulful ballad "It's All Over," and journey to West Africa with The ...

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


  • Added: Apr 11, 2019
  • Length: 01:57:59
  • Purchases: 8
Caption: Langston Hughes
We'll hear poets- many from the Harlem Renaissance and Black Arts Movements- reading their work, along with poetry set to music, and hip-hop. We'll...

Bought by KMRE-LP, KZUM, Royalton Community Radio, KBBI, WOUB and more


  • Added: Apr 04, 2019
  • Length: 01:57:59
  • Purchases: 8
Caption: Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr.
This week, we celebrate the legacy of Dr. Martin Luther King, and mourn his death on the anniversary of his assassination (4/4/68). We'll hear from...

Bought by KMRE-LP, KZUM, Lower Cape Communications, WLPR, KMXT and more


  • Added: Apr 01, 2019
  • Length: 01:57:59
  • Purchases: 6
Caption: Fishbone
We'll party with soon-to-retire funk giant George Clinton and his special guests, Fishbone, who'll be touring with him this summer; we'll board the...

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


  • Added: Mar 21, 2019
  • Length: 01:57:59
  • Purchases: 7