On Air

Thora Birch Talks Stony Brook Film Festival Movie on Tom Needham’s The Sounds of Film

‘The Etruscan Smile’ star, Thora Birch, and ‘Thrasher Road’ director Samantha Davidson Green are Tom Needham’s exclusive guests this Thursday at 6 PM on WUSB’s ‘The Sounds of Film.’ They are going to be speaking about their films’ screenings at the upcoming Stony Brook Film Festival.

For more information, visit https://www.longisland.com/news/07-16-18/thora-birch-talks-stony-brook-f...

WUSB celebrates Coltrane Day


Join WUSB and the Friends of Coltrane on Saturday July 21 at Hecksher Park in Huntington for Coltrane Day, a celebration of the music of John and Alice Coltrane and a fundraising event to help preserve and rehabilitate the Coltrane Home in Dix Hills. A part of Huntington Summer Arts Festival Week of Jazz Coltrane Day will feature the Joe Lavano Quartet, Michelle Coltrane, Dave Diamond and others. In additon there are music workshops, family activities including arts and crafts and more. Coltrane Day culminates a full week of Jazz at the Summer Arts Festival featuring Dan Gonzalez, the Grace Kelly Quartet, The Lao Tizer Band and the Joe Lavano Classic Quartet on Sat night. For more information go to huntingtonarts.org, thecoltranehome,org or WUSB.FM. Stop by the WUSB table and say hello; we'll be waiting to meet you.

WUSB and the Greater Port Jefferson Arts Council 1st Chair-ity Auction Call for Artists

Receive exposure for your Art at local music events while supporting your community radio station and Arts council.

Chairs to be auctioned by Silent Auction.

Donations from auction and events will benefit the Greater Brookhaven Port Jefferson Arts Council and WUSB 90.1fm & 107.3fm commercial free radio Stony Brook NY.

**Please see flyer for important information, including submission guidelines*** 

To enter your work please submit Artist registration form at www.wusb.fm/Chair-ity

For more information, please email info@wusb.fm or call the WUSB office at (631) 632-6828.

Visit http://www.gpjac.org/

Samples of other Chair-ity Event Chairs Below

https://www.pinterest.com/iluvrecess/chair-ity-auction/
https://www.mortoncommunityfoundation.org/chair-ideas/
http://www.rit.edu/gcr/chairity/on_display.php
https://www.valleyyouthhouse.org/chair-ity/

Philosopher Peter Singer’s Views on Euthanasia, Eugenics & Animal Rights on Tom Needham’s The Sounds of Film

Moral philosopher Peter Singer is Tom Needham’s exclusive guest this Thursday at 6 PM on WUSB’s ‘The Sounds of Film.’ He is going to be discussing his books ‘Ethics in the Real World: 82 Brief Essays on Things That Matter’ and ‘Marx: A Very Short Introduction.’ Also on the program are ‘A Quiet Place’ composer Marco Beltrami, and author/PR Guru Angelo Ellerbee.

For more information, visit https://www.longisland.com/news/07-10-18/philosopher-peter-singers-views...

Ben Lewin on Directing Paul Rudd, Jeff Daniels & Paul Giamatti on Tom Needham’s The Sounds of Film

Acclaimed director, Ben Lewin, is Tom Needham’s exclusive guest this Thursday on WUSB’s ‘The Sounds of Film.’ He is going to be discussing his new IFC film, ‘The Catcher Was a Spy,’ which features an all-star cast of Paul Rudd, Jeff Daniels, Paul Giamatti, Sienna Miller, and Guy Pierce.

For more information, https://www.longisland.com/news/07-03-18/ben-lewin-on-directing-paul-rud...

Solar Remembers Gang Starr & Jazzmatazz’s Guru on Tom Needham’s The Sounds of Film

Solar, the author of ‘Moment of Truth: The Guru Gang Starr Story’ and Grandmaster Caz are Tom Needham’s exclusive guests this Thursday at 6 PM on WUSB’s ‘The Sounds of Film.’

Also on the program is legendary hip hop star, Grandmaster Caz. He will be discussing his involvement in the hip hop films ‘Wild Style’ and Ice-T’s ‘The Art of Rap.’ In 2008, Grandmaster Caz was inducted into the Bronx Walk of Fame. He was also inducted into the Technics DJ Hall of Fame in 1999.

For more information, visit https://www.longisland.com/news/06-27-18/solar-remembers-gang-starr-jazz...

Airs Thursday, June 28, 6:00 PM to 8:00 PM.

Jazz Singer Rebecca Angel on Smooth Jazz Radio

Join George Rudolph on Smooth Jazz Radio Tuesday, June 26th, 2-4 pm for an interview with the rising young jazz singer Rebecca Angel, whose new cd What We Had is being met with great enthusiasm by the jazz world. Working with producer Jason Miles, Rebecca breathes new life into old standards like Hoagy Carmichael's Winter Moon, plus two new originals: What We Had and Feel Alive. Included on the new cd is her 2016 single, Jet Samba, marking the first time Marco Valle's 2005 hit was recorded as a vocal. “Whether I’m performing live or recording, I’ve always been driven by my desire to evoke a meaningful emotional response. It’s all about connecting with people and bringing them together to make them feel they’re not alone. "

RBG’s Julie Cohen, & NCIS: New Orleans’ Tree Adams on Tom Needham’s The Sounds of Film

‘RBG’ co-director, Julie Cohen, and Hollywood composer, Tree Adams, will be Tom Needham’s exclusive guests this Thursday at 6 PM on WUSB’s ‘The Sounds of Film.’

Airs June 21, 6-8 PM.

Director Julie Cohen and Tom Needham’s radio interview on Thursday will start a dialogue that will continue on Monday, June 25th, when the two of them participate in a Q & A at the Port Jefferson Documentary Series’ screening of ‘RBG’ at Theatre Three in Port Jefferson.

Also on the program, is Tree Adams, acclaimed composer for the hit television series ‘NCIS: New Orleans,’ ‘Californication,’ and Jason Rothenberg’s ‘The 100.’ Tree Adams has a long history as a successful film and television composer, as well as a career as a rock musician. Some of his scores include ‘Reach Me,’ ‘RUN,’ and ‘Iraq For Sale: The Profiteers.’

For more information, visit https://www.longisland.com/news/06-18-18/rbgs-julie-cohen-ncis-new-orlea...

Manticore and Eddie Ayala on Captain Phil's Planet

Captain Phil retires from teaching after 31 years! Come join the fun with in studio guests Maticore, Eddie Ayala and more! Maybe even Jerry Mahoney will show up!

Manticore & Vinyl will be performing at 89 North in Patchogue, NY!!
https://www.facebook.com/89northmusic/
http://www.89northmusicvenue.com/

For more information, visit https://www.facebook.com/events/1972881202756310/

Airs Thursday, June 21, 3:00 PM to 5:00 PM.