On Air

Jane Ira Bloom on Smooth Jazz Radio

On Tuesday, Nov. 14, between 2:00 and 4:00 pm Smooth Jazz Radio's George Rudolph will be interviewing Soprano Saxophonist Jane Ira Bloom about her new album Wild Lines: Improvising Emily Dickinson. Jane has received the 2017 Downbeat International Critics Poll for Soprano Sax and the 2017 Jazz Journalists Association Award for Soprano Saxophone Player of the Year. Her new album sets to music some of Emily Dickinson's most famous works. She will performing at St. Paul's Lutheran Church on Friday, Nov 17th at 7:30 pm. The Church is located at 315 West 22nd Street in NYC.

WUSB Sunday Street Series: James Maddock

Sunday, November 19th, 3 P.M. at The Long Island Museum, 1200 Route 25A, Stony Brook, New York

With a terrific new album, Insanity vs. Humanity, James Maddock returns to WUSB's Sunday Street Series to play a duo show.
with keyboard wizard Ben Stivers.

British born Maddock was the leader of the band Wood whose song "Stay You" was heard on Dawson's Creek. After an extended break from recording, Maddock moved to New York City and released the exquisite album, Sunrise On Avenue C, winning the NY Music Award for Best Americana Album. Maddock followed with Wake Up and Dream, Another Life and in 2015 The Green.

According to Vin Scelsa, "Maddock's talent has a timeless quality he shares with the great songwriters. His music touches the soul." His live performances show Maddock to be one of the most engaging and exciting artists on the acoustic music scene. He will be playing this show in a duo setting. (www.jamesmaddock.net)

Advance sale tickets at $25 at www.sundaystreet.org through November 17th with remaining tickets at the door, if available, for $30.

Celebrating Collaborations on Mystery Train: Friday, 3 pm – 5 pm

Friday’s Mystery Train highlights great new albums by Courtney Barnett and Kurt Vile & Mavis Staples as produced by Jeff Tweedy, as well as dives into their back catalogues.

Also: new music by Beck and Cat Power (I know!), old music by James Brown, Nirvana, Bowie. Tasty covers too. All crammed into two hours of awesomeness.

Pam Grier Discusses Quentin Tarantino, Harvey Weinstein and Florence Henderson on Tom Needham’s The Sounds of Film

Legendary actress, Pam Grier, will be Tom Needham’s exclusive guest on The Sounds of Film this Thursday at 6 P.M. on WUSB. Also on the show, will be the director of Frank Serpico, Antonino D’Ambrosio, and Petra Volpe, the director of The Divine Order, which is Switzerland’s submission for the Academy Awards Best Foreign Language Film.

It airs Thursday, November 9, 2017
6:00 PM - 8:00 PM

For more information, visit https://www.longisland.com/news/11-08-17/pam-grier-discusses-quentin-tar...

Thursday, November 9, on Captain Phil's Planet 3:00 PM to 5:00 PM.

This Thursday in the three o'clock hour listen to Mechanicsburg PA Prog Rockers Clarke's Secret Identity as they prepare to play in Astoria Queens, NY Saturday, November 18th at Gussy's Bar

Also on this episode prepare for LI Who, Long Islands' biggest Doctor Who convention, and the upcoming Anime NYC convention on November 17th - 19th. Also, on November 11th, Lainey Schooltree brings her epic Rock Opera Hetereotopia to the New Jersey Proghouse.

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