On Air

Tom Petty Birthday Special - Friday, October 20 6:00 PM - 12:00 AM

Join Mr. Edison, Rosanne Hoffmann, and WUSB friends this Friday as we celebrate Tom Petty on what would have been his 67th birthday. For six hours we will showcase the rock and roll legacy left behind by one of the most durable artists of our time. From Mudcrutch to The Heartbreakers and back to Mudcrutch with stops at Del Shannon, Roy Orbison & The Traveling Wlburys along the way.

Check out our Facebook link and let us know you're listening: https://www.facebook.com/events/805830809599025/

Zappathon - October 31, 12:00 PM to 12:00 AM

Hosted by Clam Radio's John Tabacco and No Apology's Mr. Edison, the Zappathon returns on Halloween! You will experience 12 hours of the best, worst, popular and obscure, works associated with Frank Zappa. There will be plenty of treats, and a couple of tricks. :D

The Zappathon is unique to WUSB, there is nothing quite like it! So please pledge your support, your contributions make a difference!

WUSB Exclusive: Julie Andrews, Alec Baldwin, Rob Reiner & Mayor Giuliani on Tom Needham’s The Sounds of Film

Tune into WUSB’s The Sounds of Film at 6 P.M. this Thursday to hear Tom Needham’s exclusive interviews with Alec Baldwin, Julie Andrews, Rob Reiner and Mayor Giuliani about the Hamptons International Film Festival. In addition, the show will feature a special long-form interview with film composer Michael Brook.

The Sounds of Film will also be celebrating the films of Julie Andrews, Alec Baldwin and Rob Reiner by playing music from some of their most popular movies. Julie Andrews, who received the Hamptons International Film Festival Lifetime Achievement Award, is internationally adored for her music in films like The Sound of Music, Mary Poppins and Victor/Victoria. Director Rob Reiner, who was featured in the Hamptons International Film Festival’s Conversation With… Series, is known for his creative use of music in movies like This is Spinal Tap, When Harry Met Sally and Stand By Me. Alec Baldwin, HIFF’s Co-Chair, has starred in many films featuring memorable soundtracks including The Cooler, The Departed and Beetlejuice.

For more information, visit https://www.longisland.com/news/10-11-17/exclusive-julie-andrews-alec-ba...

Dave Kerzner on Captain Phil's Planet - Thursday, October 12, 3:00 PM - 5:00 PM

Tune in this Thursday for Captain Phil's Planet interview with Dave Kerzner of The Dave Kerzner Band. Dave will be calling in with his band from Florida to discuss the new album Static (Released October 1st 2017) and his upcoming area appearances at the Prostock Festival in Rahway New Jersey on October 14th, 2017 and his shows at the New Jersey Proghouse in Dunellen New Jersey on October 23rd and DROM in NYC on October 24th with District 97!

Static is available on the Sonic elements bandcamp page or
https://sonicelements.bandcamp.com/album/static

The Dave Kerzner Band website.
http://www.davekerzner.com/

Support WUSB at Tropical Smoothie - Wed. October 11, 3:00 PM - 7:00 PM

Join us at Tropical Smoothie on Wednesday, October 11, to support WUSB! All you need to do is bring in this flyer and part of your purchase will go towards WUSB.

So come on down, have some smoothies, and support your favorite radio station, WUSB, Stony Brook.

PDF of FLYER: http://wusb.fm/files/tropical%20smoothie%20fundraiser.pdf

New York Constitutional Convention: What You Need to Know

Every 20 years, New York state constitution sets a state-wide referendum on whether or not to convene a Constitutional Convention. The next vote arrives November 7, 2017.

Tune in Friday from 1:00 PM - 3:00 PM for a special radio program on the Constitutional Convention. Habanero and Pauline Hypnosmoothie will shed light on this event, with help from special guest, Anthony M. Figliola, and Nancy Marr, co-President, at League of Women Voters of Brookhaven.

25th Hamptons International Film Festival & Ayn Rand’s Atlas Shrugged’s 60th Anniv. on Tom Needham’s The Sounds of Film


Tom Needham will be speaking with the Hamptons International Film Festival’s Executive Director, Anne Chaisson, and Artistic Director, David Nugent, on Thursday’s Sounds of Film at 6 P.M. on WUSB.

He will also be celebrating the 60th anniversary of Ayn Rand’s Atlas Shrugged with Academy Award Nominated director, Michael Paxton, and the executive chairman of the Ayn Rand Institute, Yaron Brook.

For more information, visit https://www.longisland.com/news/10-03-17/celebrate-the-25th-hamptons-int...

This week onboard the Mystery Train


FRIDAY, SEPTEMBER 29, 2017
3:00 PM - 5:00 PM EDT

We’ll pay tribute to Daptones recording artist Charles Bradley, who died this past Saturday.
Bradley, who was first inspired to perform after seeing James Brown at The Apollo Theater,
didn’t release his first album until 2011, when he was 62. An emotional, incendiary performer –
he will be missed.

We will also be featuring new Tori Amos, David Rawlings and Gillian Welch, Waxahatchee,
Curtis Salgado, Otis Taylor, Shelby Lynne… and the usual mosh pit of covers, deep tracks and
surprises.

WUSB is hosting a fundraiser at Crazy Crepe Cafe - Thursday, October 5, 5:00 PM - 8:00 PM

Please bring this flyer and join us for dinner or dessert at

CRAZY CREPE CAFE

1070 Middle Country Rd
Selden, NY 11784

THURSDAY, OCTOBER 5, between 5:00 PM and 8:00 PM!

A percentage of all sales will go to support WUSB!

PDF of the flyer: http://wusb.fm/files/WUSBCrazyCrepe.pdf

The Glass Castle’s Joel P. West & House of Cards’ Jeff Beal on Tom Needham’s The Sounds of Film

Film music composers Joel P. West and Jeff Beal will be Tom Needham’s special guests this Thursday on WUSB’s The Sounds of Film.

Joel P. West is a film composer, songwriter and frontman for the bands Flood Counts and The Tree Ring. He is well known for his unique scores for I Am Not a Hipster, Short Term 12, Youth in Oregon, Band of Robbers, andGrandma. His latest score is for the Lionsgate film, The Glass Castle, starring Brie Larson.



Jeff Beal is one of Hollywood’s most prolific composers. He is well-known as a composer for film, television and concert halls. He is also regarded as a respected jazz instrumentalist. Through the years, he has produced numerous memorable scores for films like Pollock, The Passion of Ayn Rand, Blackfish, and An Inconvenient Sequel: Truth to Power. Two of his most recent releases include House of Cards Season 5 (music From the Netflix Original Series) and Oliver Stone’s The Putin Interviews (Music From The Showtime Documentary Film).

For more information, visit http://www.longisland.com/news/09-20-17/the-glass-castles-joel-p-west-ho...