By emsobel on Wed, 06/10/2015 - 7:56pm
Tune into Tom Needham's Sounds of Film on WUSB this Thursday at 6 P.M. for exclusive coverage of the I Have a Dream Foundation's Spirit of the Dream Spring Gala at Gotham Hall honoring Cicely Tyson. Special guests on the show include Mayor David Dinkins, legendary actress Cicely Tyson, Avatar's Stephen Lang and Orange is the New Black's Stephanie Andujar. Also appearing on the program is Hollywood film composer, Theodore Shapiro, who wrote the music for the film, Spy, starring Melissa McCarthy.
By emsobel on Mon, 06/08/2015 - 2:16pm
This week, Dialogos Radio and the Dialogos Interview Series will be wrapping up the 2014-15 broadcast season with an interview with world-renowned author, journalist, and analyst Tariq Ali. A member of the editorial committee of the New Left Review and a contributor to such publications as The Guardian and Counterpunch, and is the author of numerous books, including "The Extreme Centre: A Warning," "The Obama Syndrome," and "A Banker for All Seasons." He joins us on the Dialogos Interview Series this week to share his thoughts and insights as to the political and economic situation in Greece, on Greece's new SYRIZA-led coalition government and its broken campaign promises, and on the role of the European Union and the International Monetary Fund in furthering the economic crisis in Greece.
Hear this timely and exclusive interview, plus great Greek music and much more, this week on Dialogos Radio's new timeslot, Friday at 12 pm, here on WUSB 90.1 FM and wusb.fm!
By Angelo on Mon, 06/01/2015 - 9:38pm
Tune into Bustin' Out Blue with Joe Vignola on Friday June 5, where he will be joined by local bluegrass / newgrass band Free Grass Union.
By Angelo on Wed, 05/27/2015 - 9:14pm
Tune into a special edition of Tom Needham's The Sounds of Film at 3:45PM on WUSB to hear an extended-interview with comedy legend, Jim Breuer, who will be talking about his new Epix special, Jim Breuer:Comedy Frenzy, which was recently shot on Long Island at the Paramount Theater. Jim Breuer was recently named one of Comedy Central's 100 Greatest Stand-Ups of All Time. Jim will be talking about growing up on Long Island, being a cast member on Saturday Night Live, acting in the film Half Baked, being a regular guest on the Howard Stern Show, and performing his popular stand-up routines about his family and heavy metal music.
By Angelo on Mon, 05/25/2015 - 10:13pm
WUSB will be broadcasting the TEDxSBUWomen conference on Thursday, May 28, starting at 11:00 AM. The conference will celebrate the remarkable achievements of women in Stony Brook and the wider community as well as a chance to take a look at some of the barriers that are preventing women from achieving their full potential.
By Angelo on Sat, 05/23/2015 - 8:31am
WUSB will be broadcasting portions of Log Jam 6 on our brand new WUSB 2 web stream. You can access the stream here: http://mixlr.com/wusb-2/
For more information about Log Jam 6, please visit: https://www.facebook.com/events/798111963575338/
Congratulations to the Stony Brook University Class of 2015! Special shout out to the WUSB student staff who are graduating this year. Thank you for all the work you have done for WUSB. We wish you all the best!
Photo via Stony Brook University's Facebook Page
By Angelo on Sun, 05/17/2015 - 8:33pm
Help support WUSB 90.1FM simply by eating at Buffalo Wild Wings in Centereach on May 20th.
All you have to do is bring the fundraising ticket and eat! Buffalo Wild Wings will donate 10% of all pre-taxed sales from each guest that presents this fundraising ticket.
Thank you very much! We appreciate all of your support!
By Angelo on Wed, 05/13/2015 - 6:46pm
Tune into Tom Needham's the Sounds of Film this Thursday at 6 P.M. to hear an exclusive interview with Emmy and Peabody-Winning documentary filmmaker Ric Burns, who will be discussing his latest film American Masters--American Ballet Theatre:A History, as well as his other films including New York: A Documentary Film, Death and the Civil War,and the Donner Party
By Angelo on Tue, 05/12/2015 - 1:49pm