WUSB Local Music Marathon - Spring 2016

All day, all local, all live. Performers from all over Long Island. TODAY, 4/24, starting at noon and ending at midnight.

12 Samuel Vodopia
1 LegZ
3 Life After TV
4 J.R. O'Neil
5 Destructasaurus Rex
6 Storytellers
7 ColorBlind
8 Yaoi Foot
9 Ninja Tree House

*subject to change.

***PLEASE USE http://wusb.radiostream321.com/ TO STREAM THE LOCAL MUSIC MARATHON.

Michael Rezendes in the Spotlight: A My Life As Event

At 7:30pm tonight, WUSB will be broadcasting a talk by Michael Rezendes. Full details below:

The SOJ’s next speaker in its My Life As series is the journalist Michael Rezendes. He is a Pulitzer Prize-winning investigative reporter and political writer for The Boston Globe. Since joining the Globe he has covered presidential, state and local politics, and was a weekly essayist, roving national correspondent, city hall bureau chief, and the deputy editor for national news.

For more than a decade Rezendes has also been a member of the Globe’s Spotlight Team, where he shared a 2003 Pulitzer Prize for Public Service for investigating and reporting the cover-up of sexual abuse in the Roman Catholic Church. For his reporting and writing on the Church, he also shared the George Polk Award for National Reporting, the Goldsmith Prize for Investigative Reporting, the Selden Ring Award for Investigative Reporting, and numerous other honors.

Jesse Ventura, Chuck D., Michael Moore, Katrina vanden Heuvel, Chris Hedges & Steve Israel on Sounds of Film

To coincide with New York's primary election race, Governor Jesse Ventura, Michael Moore, Katrina vanden Heuvel, Chris Hedges and Congressman Steve Israel will be Tom Needham's special guests on a politically-themed Sounds of Film on Thursday, April 15th at 6:00 P.M. on WUSB.

For more information, visit http://www.longisland.com/news/04-13-16/ventura-chuck-d-moore-heuvel-hed...

Blues Marathon - Tuesday, April 12. 12:00 PM - 12:00 AM.

Please join us Tuesday April 12th on WUSB FM 90.1 radiothon special 12 hours of Blues noon to midnight. Interviews with Joe Lauro, Michael Frank, Ken Korb, Gary Sellers.

Thank you very much. wusb.fm/pledge

12 Kenny Hahn Ken Korb
2 Joe Graffeo aka Jojo
4 Ahmad Ali Slam Allen
6 Eve Fasolino Mark Klein
8 John Ottaviano
10 Joe Vignola Joe Lauro Big Al Allen

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)