On Air

Beausoleil Special on WUSB - March 31, 8:00 PM

On this week’s edition of “The Bayou” host Chris LaPorta will focus on the music and history of the legendary Cajun Band “Beausoleil”. He’ll also spend some time catching up with the band’s founder and front man Michael Doucet. Beausoleil will be appearing at the Boulton Center in Bay Shore on April 2nd, Laissez les bon temps rouler!

Nora Ephon's Son and Miles Davis' Family Speak with Tom Needham on the Sounds of Film

Nora Ephron's son Jacob Bernstein and Miles Davis' family members Erin Davis, Vince Wilburn, JR, and Cheryl Davis will be Tom Needham's special guests on the Sounds of Film this Thursday, March 31st at 6:00 P.M. on WUSB.


Women's History Month Special - Wednesday March 30

On Wed. March 30 9-11am, Mr. X presents... in honor of Woman's History Month....10 Decades of Women's Perspectives in Music. Tune in and Turn on!

Bustin' Out Blue guests on March 29

Tuesday March 29th 10- midnight, join Joe Vignola and Kenny Hahn while we invite artist John Cino to the studio to discuss his Tabler art exhibit Dialogues, with music performed live by Soundswell musicians Brady Wilkinsand Annie Mac.

WUSB'S Sunday Street Series: Upcoming shows

The series moves to the Gillespie Room at The Long Island Museum (1200 Route 25A) in Stony Brook

The Paul McKenna Band

Sunday, March 20th, 3 P.M.

The New York Times calls them "the best folk band to have come out of Scotland in the last twenty years." This five man ensemble has been captivating audiences throughout the USA, Canada and Europe with their exciting sound and a contemporary approach to songs both traditional and original. They celebrate their 10th anniversary with a US tour that brings them to the Sunday Street Series at the Long Island Museum and with a new album which they will showcase at this performance. (www.paulmckennaband.com)

Advance sale now for $ 17 at www.sundaystreet.org with tickets at the door for $ 22  (cash only at the door)

All ages admitted with a special student ticket rate (to age 18) for $10 for this show.

Museum admission is not required for attending the show. LIM members purchasing tickets receive reserved seating. Museum membership information at this link: http://longislandmuseum.org/support/membership/

All shows take place in the Gillespie Room at the Long Island Museum, 1200 Route 25A in Stony Brook.

Future shows (information and tickets at www.sundaystreet.org)

Sunday, April 10th, 5 P.M. - Iain Matthews and Plainsong in a tribute to Richard Farina, "Reinventing Richard"

Sunday, April 17th, 5 P.M. - John Gorka

Saturday, May 21st, 7 P.M. - Bob Dylan's 75th Birthday Celebration with The Kennedys, Rod MacDonald, Russ Seeger and others

Sunday, June 12th, 5 P.M. - Brother Sun

Sunday, June 26th, 5 P.M. - Tom Russell in a special one man show