SPRING 2015 RADIOTHON - WE NEED YOUR SUPPORT 631.632.6901 or 1.888.632.9872 (WUSB)

631.632.6901 or 1.888.632.9872 (WUSB )

Our Radiothon kicks off Wednesday, March 18th! Tune in and pledge your support to your favorite radio station!

There are two ways that you can make your pledge of support to help keep 90.1 FM Radio Free Long Island going strong:

1.Pledge via Credit Card online www.stonybrook.edu/wusbgiving

2. To Make your Pledge of support and receive an invoice and mail a check or money order please call WUSB toll free at 1-888-632-(WUSB)9872 or at 631-632-(WUSB)9872

3.Print out this PDF pledge form and mail it back to us with your donation to

  • WUSB Radiothon
  • Room 266 2nd Floor Union Building
  • Stony Brook University
  • Stony Brook, New York
  • 11794-3200

Tonight on Sounds of Film: Mike Leigh

Tune into Tom Needham's The Sounds of Film this Thursday at 6 P.M. on WUSB to hear an exclusive interview with legendary director Mike Leigh. They will be discussing his latest film, Mr. Turner, which was recently nominated for four academy Awards.  Mike Leigh is the writer and director of many acclaimed films including Topsy-Turvy, Secrets and Lies, Naked and Life is Sweet.  In 1993, he won the Best Director Award at Cannes for Naked.  In 1996 he won the Palme  d'Or for Secrets and Lies. His film, Topsy-Turvy, won two Academy Awards in 1999.

RADIOTHON SPECIAL: Alex Miller on Fermented Radio

Friday morning April 3rd at 10am Fermented Radio welcomes Alex Miller to WUSB.  Alex worked as an Archivist for RCA Records and is responsible for discovering The Long Road To Freedom: An Anthology Of Black Music .  Alex will be in studio to discuss the discovery of this project and many more historic RCA recordings. 

Hal Hartley on the Sounds of Film

Tune into WUSB this Thursday at 6 P.M. to hear The Sounds of Film's Tom Needham interview with the legendary film director, writer and composer, Hal Hartley.  They will be discussing his Long Island roots, influences, original music and upcoming screenings of the Henry Fool Trilogy including Henry Fool, Faye Grim and Ned Rifle at the Cinema Arts Centre(April 9th-14).

RADIOTHON SPECIAL: Captain Beefheart

This Thursday 230-430p. Mr. X presents, If you got ears you gotta listen, a Captain Beefheart fundraising special. Obscure tracks and special premiums.

Buy Groceries, Support WUSB !

Shop then Eat Good Food,at Whole Foods Lake Grove,

April 1st all day then they donate money to WUSB !

The Long Island Music Bundle

A Collection of Long Island Local Talent. 8 Bands, 8 Albums, Pay What You Want.

Tonight on the Sounds of Film

Tune into WUSB this Thursday at 6 P.M. to hear Tom Needham's The Sounds of Film.  Joining Tom on the air will be many special guests including Divergent composer and Elvis re-mixer, Junkie XL,  Ken Burns' documentary pianist, Jacqueline Schwab, former lead singer of Tower of Power and solo artist, Lenny Williams, and the filmmakers responsible for the SXSW Grand Jury Prize winning-film, Peace Officer, a movie about the dangerous militarization of America's SWAT teams.

Falco Brothers on WUSB

Tonight-beginning at 8.. "A Taste Of Long Island"
The Falco Brothers, Andy, Tom and Patrick, AND Dave March and Krista Preddice of Miles to Dayton, will be in the WUSB studio! Sweet Treat before their show at 89 North Music Venue, on Valentine's Day (night)!!
Listen on the dial at 90.1fm or online at www.wusb.fm.

Winter 2015 Reggae Marathon on WUSB

Time to celebrate the late Bob Marley's 70th birthday with three days of reggae music on WUSB!  The Reggae Marathon will feature The No Sound Test crew, DJ Lister, DJ Tony Stir and a whole slew of guests and special hosts as they play for you everything and anything Reggae for 3 whole days.

Tune in Thursday  February 5 at 10pm to "No Sound Test" for the start of the marathon and stay put (or dance your ass off) until Sunday February 8 11:59PM. Only on WUSB, 90.1FM on your radio or online at http://wusb.fm/listen