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Director Jeremy Corbell Talks Area 51, UFO’s & Mickey Rourke on Tom Needham’s The Sounds of Film

‘Bob Lazar: Area 51 & Flying Saucers’ is a new documentary about Bob Lazar, who has claimed to have seen nine captured UFO’s. In the late 19080’s, he claimed in a television interview that he worked as an engineer on alien spacecrafts. Lazar is credited for bringing Area 51 into the mainstream. He has stated that he believes that the public has a right to know the truth about extraterrestrial life. He also believes that it is important for the public to be aware of the incredible technology that he has encountered. ‘Bob Lazar: Area 51 & Flying Saucers’ is narrated by Mickey Rourke.

For more information, visit https://www.longisland.com/news/12-12-18/director-jeremy-corbell-talks-a...

Airs Thursday, December 13 from 6:00 PM to 8:00 PM.

Director Steven Brill Talks Adam Sandler, Paul Thomas Anderson & Marc Maron on Tom Needham’s Sounds of Film

Steven Brill, the director of Adam Sandler’s new Netflix comedy special, and Golden Globe-nominated composer, Rolfe Kent, are Tom Needham’s exclusive guests this Thursday on WUSB’s ‘The Sounds of Film.’

For more information, visit https://www.longisland.com/news/12-05-18/director-steven-brill-talks-ada...

Airs Thursday, December 6, 6:00 PM to 8:00 PM.

Oscar Winner, Paul Williams, Talks Jim Henson, Muppets and Music on Tom Needham’s Sounds of Film

Songwriter Paul Williams, will join Tom Needham this Thursday at 6 pm on WUSB’s ‘The Sounds of Film’ in order to discuss his new CD collection of music from Jim Henson’s ‘Emmet Otter’s Jug-Band Christmas.’ Also on the program is radio’s Denis McNamara, who will be discussing the DVD release of his hit documentary, ‘New Wave: Dare To Be Different.’

For more information, visit https://www.longisland.com/news/11-28-18/oscar-winner-paul-williams-talk...

Airs Thursday, November 29, 6:00 PM to 8:00 PM.

WUSB Sunday Street Series: Ellis Paul on Sunday, December 9th.

Sunday, December 9th, 3 P.M.

Ellis continues our tradition of having him play a show for us during the holiday season with his 13th appearance in WUSB’s Sunday Street Series.

He'll help celebrate the holiday season with some new songs from a forthcoming album, The Storyteller’s Suitcase, his 2012 holiday album, City of Silver Dreams, and audience requests from his extensive catalogue. Ellis will be making full use of the Steinway concert piano he will have at his disposal. There are always surprises at an Ellis Paul show and you can expect a unique cover or two of songs from other writers.

From his emergence on the Boston music scene in 1990, Ellis has won a devout following for his well-crafted songs and his passionate, high energy stage presentation and his distinctive voice. As Kristian Bush, of the duo Sugarland has said, "Ellis has a voice that is so powerful you know who it is the second he comes through your radio." (www.ellispaul.com)
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Advance sale at $25 at www.sundaystreet.org through Friday, December 6th. Tickets at the door are $30 (cash only)

Photo credit: Shelley From

Sundance-Winning Director, Alexandria Bombach, Talks Nadia Murad Movie on Tom Needham’s The Sounds of Film


Alexandria Bombach, the director of ‘On Her Shoulders,’ a documentary about activist Nadia Murad, is Tom Needham’s exclusive guest this Thursday at 6 pm on WUSB’s ‘The Sounds of Film.’

‘On Her Shoulders’ is the winner of the Sundance Film Festival’s Directing Prize and the winner of the Camden Film Festival’s Award for Best Documentary. The film presents a deeply moving portrait of Yazidi genocide survivor-turned-global advocate Nadia Murad.

For more information, visit https://www.longisland.com/news/11-06-18/sundance-winning-director-alexa...

Stony Brook Basketball Season Opener and Live Election Night Coverage on WUSB

On Tuesday, November 6, WUSB will have special programming for the Stony Brook men's basketball home opener and live coverage of the local and national elections.

WUSB will be broadcasting the Stony Brook men's basketball home opener from George Washington University, with our coverage beginning at 7:00 PM.

Tuesday's game is the first of four games that are part of the Basketball Hall of Fame Tip-Off Classic. For more information, please visit https://stonybrookathletics.com/news/2018/11/5/mens-basketball-set-to-op...

Following the conclusion of the game, WUSB will go live to the Democracy Now! & The Intercept's independent election night coverage.

While election coverage begins at 7:00 PM, we expect to join them over-the-air (90.1 FM / 107.3 FM) and on our main online stream at approximately 9:15 PM. But we will have the election night coverage on WUSB2 beginning at 7:00 PM.

There will also be live coverage of local election races taking place across Long Island, which wil include call-in updates from Stony Brook students and WUSB staff stationed at various election campaign headquarters.

It will be an exciting night on WUSB! And don't forget, we are in the middle of our Fall 2018 Radiothon. Please pledge your support today.

BEATLE-THON FOR RADIOTHON - NOVEMBER 10, 9:00 AM - 12:00 AM

John Tabacco and Bob Duffy host a 15 hour marathon playing the music of The Beatles on Nov. 10 from 9:00AM to 12 midnight. Everything Beatle related is on the table in this special. Joining John and Bob will be WUSB's own Jersey Jim of The Spin Zone.

We'll be playing anything from the Beatles' legendary catalog along with the many great songs Lennon, McCartney, Harrison and Starr have given us after the Beatles broke up in 1970.