Whatever Floats Yer Boat Playlists

Whatever Floats Yer Boat playlist for 02/10/2012

Guest presenter: Bob Longman
Requests: #2, #9, #26
Thank-yous: #2, #4, #14 (2), #15 (3), #16, #19
Local: #1, #10, #11, #26 (which, by the way, mentions Montauk Highway)
Water: #1, #8, #14 (not counting #10 by Jack's Waterfall)

Whatever Floats Yer Boat playlist for 01/27/2012

I posted the following note on Facebook and the radio station staff list:
“As many of you know, I have a light hearted radio show, Whatever Floats Yer Boat on WUSB Stony Brook. Tomorrow morning is not going to be a light hearted show. I'll be featuring a discussion with a couple of people who are currently, locally, grappling with the substance abuse epidemic that has been crippling our young people. Tune in 90.1fm in the Stony Brook listening area, or listen online wusb.fm. If anyone has any comment, questions or constructive contributions to the discussion, please post them here.”
The feedback on this program has been overwhelming. I compiled it (de-identified, of course) and am posting it here along with my playlist and a link to the streaming archive.
The following are the de-identified comments collected from a variety of sources. To protect privacy, I’ve removed or obscured names, so sometimes the flow sounds a little clunky. Thanks to everyone who listened and commented.

This is a link to the interview: www.habaneroinc.com/radio-programming/entry-for-12712-substance-abuse-im...
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Whatever Floats Yer Boat playlist for 01/13/2012

First hand report on a Habitat for Humanity project in Haiti.

http://sylviasperspective.wordpress.com/2011/11/14/hello-world/

Whatever Floats Yer Boat playlist for 12/30/2011

This morning's featured local original artist is Jesse Pagano! His CD is called Common Ground.

Cassandra House & Jordan Hope - January 5th
Katie Perlman CD Release Party - January 6th
Live in the Lobby Shows are Thursdays at 7:30 PM.

Tickets are $10.00 and include a complimentary beverage at the bar.

Our venue is a combination of seating and standing room.

SEATING IS LIMITED. Doors open at 7:00.

Buy tickets at the box office or reserve your tickets by calling 631-207-1313.
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CRESLI seal walks will take place between December and May. Please note that
weather will play a significant role in determining the seal walk schedule.
Please call CRESLI at (631) 244-3352 for schedule changes and
cancellations.

Reservations are required and should be made at
http://www.cresli.org/cresli/reservations/seal_walk_reservations.html.

Cost = Suggested donation of $5 per person

CRESLI seal walks at Cupsogue Beach County Park (at the western end of Dune
Road in Westhampton Beach) will depart from area near the fence at the
western end of the parking lot The walks are approximately 1 miles round

Whatever Floats Yer Boat playlist for 12/16/2011

Only six days til Solstice!!!

Lots of links this morning:

Kate Macdonald and Janelle Blanchard break Neko Case's heart: http://www.nodepression.com/profiles/blogs/how-to-break-neko-case-s-hear...
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CRESLI Info for seal walks:
CRESLI seal walks will take place between December and May. Please note that
weather will play a significant role in determining the seal walk schedule.
Please call CRESLI at (631) 244-3352 for schedule changes and
cancellations.

Reservations are required and should be made at
http://www.cresli.org/cresli/reservations/seal_walk_reservations.html.

Cost = Suggested donation of $5 per person

CRESLI seal walks at Cupsogue Beach County Park (at the western end of Dune
Road in Westhampton Beach) will depart from area near the fence at the
western end of the parking lot The walks are approximately 1 miles round
trip and take about 2 hours. Meeting times are 15 minutes prior to
departure. These walks are suitable for children.
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Occupy Patchogue info:
This Saturday, 12/17, Occupy Patchogue from 12pm-3pm - General Assembly Meeting at 2pm!!

Whatever Floats Yer Boat playlist for 12/02/2011

Lots of fun this morning playing stuff out of the new music rack.

A squirrel visits me in the studio. Scared the CRAP out of me!!!

Whatever Floats Yer Boat playlist for 11/18/2011

The Divalicious Pamela Betti!

She'll be one of the artists performing on 11/20 from 12-5pm at the Wobbly Olive in Hauppauge for the WUSB fundraiser.

Whatever Floats Yer Boat playlist for 11/04/2011

11/6 - FREE!!! History of the South Bay Cruising Club & The Great South Bay - Boulton Center, Bay Shore

11/20 - come to the Wobbly Olive in Hauppauge between 12-5pm! 160 Adams Ave (off Motor Pkwy, LIE Exit 55) Fundraiser w/ GREAT buffet, music and many WUSB personalities! $20.

11/5 - Buddy Merriam & Backroads & the Mandoline Experience @ Grey Horse Tavern, 8pm, $15

Whatever Floats Yer Boat playlist for 10/21/2011

LOVE BOAT Show!

My guests this morning are Teresa Carey and Benjamin C Eriksen

www.simplequestionmovie.com

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Attention Long Island Sailors!!! Check out this FREE program on 11/6 at the Boulton Center. http://sbccsail.org/SBCC%20History%20Inv%20PDF.pdf

RSVP by November 1st to Bob Forman
rsformanjr@aol.com or 516 383-6621
84 Garner Lane, Bay Shore, NY 11706

Whatever Floats Yer Boat playlist for 10/07/2011

My guest today is Daniel Akner, artist, psychic and medium.

Website: danielakner.com
Facebook: www.facebook.com/danielakner
and MANY videos on youTube!

Here is one of his artistic performances, featuring Justin Autumn (arrangement, instrumentals, recording) with the video put together by Kym Newborn.
Nature Boy - www.facebook.com/video/video.php?v=1881955578645

Dan Akroyd's Crystal Head Vodka
www.youtube.com/watch?v=SKqjIv91Zx8&noredirect=1

Messages From Water -
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Masaru_Emoto

Check out this venue!!!
http://stallercenter.com/

Whatever Floats Yer Boat playlist for 09/23/2011

The Nature Conservancy visits Whatever Floats Yer Boat this morning! Chris Clapp will update us on the health of the Great South Bay and current TNC initiatives.

Contact Chris:
cclapp@tnc.org

Trusted and valued volunteers,

I have a couple of things to report on.

Clear water

Those who spend time on the water may have noticed that the water has
been uncharacteristically clear in Great South Bay most of the year.
During the shellfish survey we found a large set of "duck clams", or
Mullinia lateralis, throughout the entire bay. These are very small
clams that are baely captured on the survey screens and are known to
have populations that fluctuate wildly. This seems to be a boom year for
them as we have calculated that there are approximately ten to twenty
thousand individuals for every square meter of bay bottom,
conservatively speaking.

This represents an enormous filtration capacity and shows just how
important it is to have robust populations of filter feeders in our
estuaries.

Red water

Boaters and ferry goers might have also noticed patchy streaks of red
water between Nicoll and Patchogue Bays. We had a red tide bloom of the

Whatever Floats Yer Boat playlist for 09/09/2011

I'm still in denial about September!!!

Contact me via email: habanero@wub.fm

My guest today is Fran Reidy (aka the Tree Lady) and she's a Certified Arborist. You can reach her at
Treelady2@verizon.net
631-277-4155

Whatever Floats Yer Boat playlist for 08/26/2011

Kevin K Fillin

Whatever Floats Yer Boat playlist for 07/29/2011

Friend me on FB - Habanero WUSB
Email me - habanero@wusb.fm

Check out the NOFO Festival! NOFO Rock and Folk Festival -Broadcast live !!!!!!!!!!
*July 30th and July 31st, 2011
Foghat Live ~ Peconic Bay Vineyards Main Road Rt25 Cutchogue ,NY
***Tickets and more information visit their website: http://www.noforockandfolkfest.com/

Listen to this==> http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=_S5CabGWsv4
cheryl wheeler - if it were up to me

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Check out whales, seals and birds - up close and personal, and LOCAL!!
www.cresli.org

Whatever Floats Yer Boat playlist for 07/15/2011

7/21 at 7PM - Strong Island Derby Revolution Comedy Fundraiser: The Brokerage Comedy Club, 2797 Merrick Road, Bellmore, NY 11710 (General Public - tickets are $15 at the door)
7/23 at 2PM - Strong Island Derby Revolution New Recruits Event: Sports Arena, 620 Middle Country Road, St. James, NY 11780 (This event is free)
11/19 at 8PM - Strong Island Derby Revolution Exhibition Bout: Sports Arena, 620 Middle Country Road, St. James, NY 11780 (General Public - tickets are $10 in advance, $15 at the door)
Below please find our press release and contact me if you wish to attend any of our upcoming events. Thank you so much for your time and attention.
- Jenny Bangs! (Jennifer Steinle)
Press Release
St. James, NY June 20, 2011 Strong Island Derby Revolution, Long Island’s new women’s flat track derby league is announcing their formation and first bout on November 19th, 2011 at Sports Area, 620 Middle Country Road, St. James, NY.
The ladies of Strong Island Derby Revolution (SIDR) are ready to bring a hard-hitting, fast paced, action packed dose of derby to the Island.

Whatever Floats Yer Boat playlist for 06/03/2011

Summertime! Thinking of hazy, hot and humid days. Dancing at the beach, hot and sweaty nights, and that summertime music. What music reminds you of the carefree days of summer? I'm playing my favorites today and taking requests! Call 631-632-6901 or email habanero@wusb.fm or hit me up on Facebook "Habanero WUSB". 6-9am on 90.1fm or wusb.fm

2011 Great South Channel trip - August 14-16, 2011
The Coastal Research and Education Society of Long Island is a non-profit
research and education organization. Our mission is: "To promote and
foster understanding and stewardship of coastal ecosystems through research
and education ."

Contact Coastal Research and Education Society of Long Island
president@cresli.org
www.cresli.org
631-244-3352
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Whatever Floats Yer Boat playlist for 05/20/2011

Tickets today!

Staller Center - Importance of Being Ernest 6/11 @ 8pm

Long Island Roller Rebels - big match!!! 6/11 at Safe Skate in Bethpage

NYS Protective Services for Adults 800-342-3009 (press option 6)

Operations Warrior Wellness June 14th, US Merchant Marine Academy call Sgt. Ed Schloeman 917-826-8497 or eschloeman@aol.com

Sierra Club Art Committee Exhibit/Sale
Riverhead Central Library
throughout June & July
Opening reception, June 3rd (Friday), 6:30PM -8:30PM

Art in the Park

Southampton’s 11th Annual Show
Sat/Sun July 16,17
Agawam Park, corner of Jobs Lane and Pond Road Southampton

Wine, Hors d’oeuvres and Art
to benefit the Atlantic Chapters' efforts to stop fracking in NYS forests.
Thursday June 23 6:30-9pm
40 East 35th Street - New York, NY 10016
$30 p/p at the door includes LIVE music.

All outings are FREE and open to the PUBLIC
The next outings are in May:
5/28 KAYAK Setauket Harbor, Setauket 1 pm
6/12 HIKE Setauket Woods, Setauket 1 pm

Whatever Floats Yer Boat playlist for 05/06/2011

Listening to WWOZ from New Orleans. They will be simulcasting JazzFest.

Guests in the studio today are Ben and Teresa. Their mission is to sail north this summer in search of an iceberg.
To learn more about their adventure to go SimpleQuestionMovie.com. Here you can find links to both their blogs.

Whatever Floats Yer Boat playlist for 04/22/2011

The Nature Conservancy Clam Seeding Project - email Chris Clapp cclapp@tnc.org or go to website nature.org/longisland and look for the volunteer link.

TNC Picnic for the Planet! Micari Vineyards 4/23 1:30 - 3pm http://earthday.nature.org/

Peconic Baykeeper's
Paddle For The Bays
Please join Main Beach Surf & Sport, Peconic Baykeeper and Paddlers for Humanity for a casual 2-hour paddling excursion in support of Peconic Baykeeper's clean water programs. Paddle boarders, kayakers and canoeists are all welcome!

Saturday, May 21, 2011 at 9:00 a.m.
(Rain date: Sunday, May 22 at 9:00 a.m.)
Havens Beach, Sag Harbor
To Register:
Visit Main Beach at 352 Montauk Highway, Wainscott, NY 11975 (631) 537-2716
Or call Peconic Baykeeper with your credit card information at (631) 653-4804

Whatever Floats Yer Boat playlist for 04/08/2011

Thanks to Peggy from Holbrook!!! Terry from Centereach!

URL for new weather buoy in the Great South Bay! http://po.msrc.sunysb.edu/GSB/B1RT.html

Shipwreck at Saltaire on 3/31/2011 http://saltaire38.blogspot.com/2011/04/wreck-of-lepapillon-on-march-31-2...