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Oscar Shortlisted Scores for Quiet Place, Vice, Black Panther, First Man and More on Tom Needham’s Sounds of Film

Tom Needham’s ‘The Sounds of Film’ will feature all of the scores recently announced by the Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences for the Oscar Shortlist this Thursday at 6 pm on WUSB. This exclusive 2-hour special will be the area’s only radio show featuring all of the film scores by Carter Burwell, Justin Hurwitz, Alexandre Desplat, and the other recognized composers.

For more information, visit https://www.longisland.com/news/01-16-19/oscar-shortlisted-scores-for-qu...

Airs Thursday, January 17, 6-8 PM.

Sunday Street Series: James Maddock

Filmmaker Astra Taylor Asks ‘What is Democracy?’ on Tom Needham’s The Sounds of Film

‘What is Democracy?’ director, Astra Taylor, will be Tom Needham’s first guest of the year this Thursday at 6 pm on WUSB’s ‘The Sounds of Film.’ She will be speaking on the show prior to her appearance at Huntington’s Cinema Arts Centre screening and reception sponsored by a Humanities New York Action Grant and the National Endowment of the Arts this Thursday, January 3rd at 7:30 pm.

For more information, visit https://www.longisland.com/news/12-31-18/filmmaker-astra-taylor-asks-wha...

Airs Thursday, January 3, 6:00 PM to 8:00 PM.

Directors of Sam Harris & Maajid Nawaz Movie on Tom Needham’s The Sounds of Film

Jay Shapiro and Desh Amila, the directors of a new film featuring Sam Harris and Maajid Nawaz called ‘Islam & The Future of Islam,’ are Tom Needham’s exclusive guests this Thursday at 6 pm on WUSB’s ‘The Sounds of Film.’

For more information, visit https://www.longisland.com/news/12-18-18/directors-of-sam-harris-maajid-...

Airs Thursday, December 20, 6:00 PM to 8:00 PM.

Director Steven Brill Talks Adam Sandler, Paul Thomas Anderson & Marc Maron on Tom Needham’s Sounds of Film

Steven Brill, the director of Adam Sandler’s new Netflix comedy special, and Golden Globe-nominated composer, Rolfe Kent, are Tom Needham’s exclusive guests this Thursday on WUSB’s ‘The Sounds of Film.’

For more information, visit https://www.longisland.com/news/12-05-18/director-steven-brill-talks-ada...

Airs Thursday, December 6, 6:00 PM to 8:00 PM.

Oscar Winner, Paul Williams, Talks Jim Henson, Muppets and Music on Tom Needham’s Sounds of Film

Songwriter Paul Williams, will join Tom Needham this Thursday at 6 pm on WUSB’s ‘The Sounds of Film’ in order to discuss his new CD collection of music from Jim Henson’s ‘Emmet Otter’s Jug-Band Christmas.’ Also on the program is radio’s Denis McNamara, who will be discussing the DVD release of his hit documentary, ‘New Wave: Dare To Be Different.’

For more information, visit https://www.longisland.com/news/11-28-18/oscar-winner-paul-williams-talk...

Airs Thursday, November 29, 6:00 PM to 8:00 PM.