WUSB Sunday Street Series: Slaid Cleaves

Austin-based singer/songwriter in WUSB's Sunday Street Series at The Long Island Museum, Stony Brook, New York

Saturday, October 21st, 7 P.M.

This is Slaid's only area appearance on his current US tour. Hel'' be accompanied by mandolin and fiddle player, Chojo Jacques.

Slaid Cleaves’ self-penned biography simply says: "Grew up in Maine. Lives in Texas. Writes songs. Makes Records. Travels around. Tries to be good." A busy tour schedule, fueled by an engaging stage personality, have won Cleaves a devoted fan base which includes novelist Stephen King, who wrote the liner notes to Cleaves' album, Everything You Love Will Be Taken Away.

Hamilton’s Daveed Diggs, Get Out’s Daniel Kaluuya and Jordan Peele on Tom Needham’s The Sounds of Film

THURSDAY, OCTOBER 19, 2017
6:00 PM - 8:00 PM

This Thursday’s The Sounds of Film on WUSB will feature exclusive interviews by Tom Needham from the recent Hampton’s International Film Festival with Get Out’s Daniel Kaluuya and Jordan Peele, and Hamilton’s Daveed Diggs. Also on the program are the director of Sidemen: Long Road to Glory, Scott Rosenbaum, and musician Scott Sharrard, widely known as the lead guitarist and musical director of the Greg Allman Band.

For more information, visit https://www.longisland.com/news/10-19-17/hamiltons-daveed-diggs-get-outs...

Johnny Clegg Special: Thursday, October 19, 8:00 PM - 10:00 PM

On the Global Rhythms Show, Thursday October 19, join Chris LaPorta as he pays tribute to South African Artist, Anthropologist, Activist and “African Beat” Inspiration Johnny Clegg, who returns to New York City next week as part of his “Farewell to North America Tour”.

Tune in from 8:00 to 10:00PM for a glimpse of Johnny’s life in his own words and to hear some of his old classics mixed with his brand new release “King of Time”.

Give a listen and show some Love by pledging your support to WUSB FM while we provide special programming for you during the Fall Radiothon 2017!

Tom Petty Birthday Special - Friday, October 20 6:00 PM - 12:00 AM

Join Mr. Edison, Rosanne Hoffmann, and WUSB friends this Friday as we celebrate Tom Petty on what would have been his 67th birthday. For six hours we will showcase the rock and roll legacy left behind by one of the most durable artists of our time. From Mudcrutch to The Heartbreakers and back to Mudcrutch with stops at Del Shannon, Roy Orbison & The Traveling Wlburys along the way.

Check out our Facebook link and let us know you're listening: https://www.facebook.com/events/805830809599025/

Zappathon - October 31, 12:00 PM to 12:00 AM

Hosted by Clam Radio's John Tabacco and No Apology's Mr. Edison, the Zappathon returns on Halloween! You will experience 12 hours of the best, worst, popular and obscure, works associated with Frank Zappa. There will be plenty of treats, and a couple of tricks. :D

The Zappathon is unique to WUSB, there is nothing quite like it! So please pledge your support, your contributions make a difference!

Dave Kerzner on Captain Phil's Planet - Thursday, October 12, 3:00 PM - 5:00 PM

Tune in this Thursday for Captain Phil's Planet interview with Dave Kerzner of The Dave Kerzner Band. Dave will be calling in with his band from Florida to discuss the new album Static (Released October 1st 2017) and his upcoming area appearances at the Prostock Festival in Rahway New Jersey on October 14th, 2017 and his shows at the New Jersey Proghouse in Dunellen New Jersey on October 23rd and DROM in NYC on October 24th with District 97!

Static is available on the Sonic elements bandcamp page or
https://sonicelements.bandcamp.com/album/static

The Dave Kerzner Band website.
http://www.davekerzner.com/

Support WUSB at Tropical Smoothie - Wed. October 11, 3:00 PM - 7:00 PM

Join us at Tropical Smoothie on Wednesday, October 11, to support WUSB! All you need to do is bring in this flyer and part of your purchase will go towards WUSB.

So come on down, have some smoothies, and support your favorite radio station, WUSB, Stony Brook.

PDF of FLYER: http://wusb.fm/files/tropical%20smoothie%20fundraiser.pdf

New York Constitutional Convention: What You Need to Know

Every 20 years, New York state constitution sets a state-wide referendum on whether or not to convene a Constitutional Convention. The next vote arrives November 7, 2017.

Tune in Friday from 1:00 PM - 3:00 PM for a special radio program on the Constitutional Convention. Habanero and Pauline Hypnosmoothie will shed light on this event, with help from special guest, Anthony M. Figliola, and Nancy Marr, co-President, at League of Women Voters of Brookhaven.