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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)

WUSB SPRING 2016 RADIOTHON - WUSB is moving to a new home and we need your donations of any amount ~Thank you.

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Passion of the Christ composer, John Debney, Interviewed By Tom Needham on The Sounds of Film

Oscar-nominated composer John Debney & Grammy-winning composer Laura Karpman will be Tom Needham's special guests this Thursday on WUSB, 6:00 - 8:00 PM.

For more information, visit: http://www.longisland.com/news/03-14-16/john-debney-interview-sounds-of-...

The Fugees' Pras Michel and Confessions of an Economic Hit Man's John Perkins Interviewed by Tom Needham

WHEN:Thursday, March 3.
TIME: 6:00 PM - 8:00 PM.

Tom Needham’s The Sounds of Film will feature interviews with the Fugees’ Pras Michel discussing his film Sweet Micky For President, New Confessions of an Economic Hit Man’s John Perkins, and legendary director’s Terrence Mallick’s composer, Hanan Townshend, on Thursday at 6 P.M.

For more information, visit http://www.longisland.com/news/03-01-16/sound-of-film-john-perkins-pras-...

George Harrison Birthday Tribute: Thurs 2/25. 6 PM - 12 AM

Captain Rockit's Time Machine presents this 6 hour tribute to George Harrison on what would have been his 73rd Birthday. Covering his entire career, but spotlighting George as a solo
artist, the show will include the hits, as well as many deep album cuts,and rare tracks.

Joining Captain Rockit behind the microphone to share his Harrison expertise will be John Tabacco, WUSB's host of Clam Radio. Also joining us (as long as she brings pizza) will be Eve from the Long Island Sound Show to join in on the fun. This show is Thursday Feb.25th from 6 PM-12 AM on 90.1 FM WUSB and streams live worldwide at WUSB.FM. A good time is guaranteed for all!

This week on Dialogos Radio: Francis Boyle

This week on Dialogos Radio, the Dialogos Interview Series will feature an exclusive interview with prominent international lawyer and University of Illinois professor of international law Francis Boyle. Boyle was part of the team of lawyers who charged George W. Bush, Dick Cheney, Tony Blair, Donald Rumsfeld and other members of the United States and United Kingdom governments with war crimes and torture in an international court, resulting in their conviction in absentia on these charges.

In this week’s interview, Boyle will discuss the aftermath of this case and conviction, the foreign policy of the United States and NATO and its impacts in the Middle East and elsewhere, the upcoming presidential election in the United States, other issues pertaining to international law and human rights, while Boyle also shares with us his analysis on Greece’s national debt and its memorandum agreements with the so-called troika, and what international law has to say about these issues.

Douglas McGrath and DJ Kool Herc Join Tom Needham on the Sounds of Film

DATE: February 18, 2016
TIME: 6:00 PM - 8:00 PM

American writer, director and actor, Douglas McGrath, will be Tom Needham's special guest this Thursday at 6 PM on the Sounds of Film. They will be discussing his appearance in PBS' American Masters - Carole King: Natural Woman.

Also on the program is hip-hop legend DJ Kool Herc, who will be part of the Cinema Arts Centre's Black History Month festivities on Friday, February 19, at 9:30 PM.

More information about this program can be found here: http://www.longisland.com/news/02-16-16/sounds-of-film-douglas-mcgrath-d...

Oscar Nominee, Carter Burwell, Discusses the Coen Brothers, Spike Jonze and Twilight on Tom Needham's The Sounds of Film

Long Island's Carter Burwell will be Tom Needham's special guest this Thursday at 6 P.M. on WUSB's The Sounds of Film. Visit http://www.longisland.com/news/02-02-16/carter-burwell-wusb-sounds-of-fi... for more information.

Winter Reagge Marathon 2016: Feb 4-7

The WUSB Winter Reggae Marathon returns for 3 days, starting February 4 at 8:00 PM and going all the way until February 7, at 11:59 PM. We will be honoring Bob Marley and Dennis Brown.