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WUSB Special Events for November ~ Hope to see you there !

Advance sale tickets with VIP entry and reserved seating for Chair-ity on at The Port Jefferson Village Hall Thursday Nov 21st includes beverages and food and music from the Stony Brook University music department are $15.00 with an online pledge to WUSB or $25.00 at the door.

Advance sale tickets for WUSB Live ! from the Velvet Lounge are also for a pledge to WUSB for an $8.00 donation online write in WUSB Live at the Velvet Lounge in text box includes Happy Hour specials or $10 at the door

Give us a call at 1-631-632-6901 or toll-free 1-888-632-9872. And of course, you can
PLEDGE ONLINE at the link below !

Souvenirs: The Songs of John Prine

Sunday, November 3rd, 5 P.M.

In WUSB’s Sunday Street Series at the Long Island Museum

For almost fifty years, from his 1971 self-titled debut album to 2018’s
The Tree of Forgiveness, John Prine’s songs have been an important part of the American musical landscape. This past June, John Prine was inducted into the Songwriter’s Hall of Fame adding to a long list of honors including several Grammy Awards.

The Sunday Street series continues its tradition of devoting an evening to the songs of noteworthy songwriters (Jack Hardy, Mose Allison, Warren Zevon and Randy Newman in past years) by presenting an evening of Prine’s songs performed by some of this area’s outstanding musicians.

Participating are: Emily Duff, Dan Hartmann, Cassandra House, Mary Lamont w/Jim Marchese, Pete Mancini, Dave March, Travis McKeveny, Miles To Dayton, Quarter Horse and Russ Seeger.

Special thanks to Pete Mancini and Dave March for coordinating this event.

This event will benefit WUSB-FM

Advance sale tickets are $20 at www.sundaystreet.org through Friday, November 1st with tickets at the door for $25

Join WUSB -- Volunteer Training for Fall

Join us for our Full volunteer staff meetings to find out how to become involved on Sunday October 6th 2:30pm or Tuesday Oct 8th 8:30pm - call us at 631-632-6901 for more information or email info@wusb.fm and Sign up at this link to be contacted about joining WUSB's all volunteer radio station staff !

RAM DASS Film's Jamie Catto & Krishna Das Talk Enlightenment On TOM NEEDHAM'S SOUNDS OF FILM

BECOMING NOBODY director, Jamie Catto and vocalist Krishna Das are Tom Needham's special guests on Thursday, August 29th at 6 pm on WUSB's THE SOUNDS OF FILM.

BECOMING NOBODY, the quintessential portal to Ram Dass' life and teachings, directed by Jamie Catto and produced by Raghu Markus. The documentary will open at the Rubin Museum in New York, at the Laemmle Royal in Los Angeles, as well as theaters in Bay Area, on September 6. A national release will follow.

For more information, visit https://www.broadwayworld.com/long-island/article/RAM-DAS-Films-Jamie-Ca...

Airs Thursday, August 29, 6-7 PM.

Elliott Murphy Talks New Film Featuring Springsteen On TOM NEEDHAM'S SOUNDS OF FILM

Long Island Music Hall of Fame Inductee, Elliott Murphy, joins Tom Needham this Thursday at 6 pm on WUSB's THE SOUNDS OF FILM to discuss his upcoming film, BROKEN POET.

BROKEN POET is the story of 1970's rock star Jake Lion, who was presumed dead in Paris until his former roadie Plynth happens to be riding in the Paris Metro forty years after Jake's much publicized suicide and happens to hear an aged street musician who sounds just like him.

For more information, visit http://broadwayworld.com/bwwtv/article/Elliott-Murphy-Talks-New-Film-Fea...

Airs Thursday, August 15, 6-8 PM.

TOM NEEDHAM'S SOUNDS OF FILM Features D.A. Pennebaker Tribute & FOR SAMA'S Nainita Desai

Tune into THE SOUNDS OF FILM this Thursday at 6 pm EST for a special tribute to D.A. Pennebaker, the director of Ziggy Stardust and the Spiders From Mars, Monterey Pop, and Bob Dylan’s Don’t Look Back. Listeners will hear a re-airing of a conversation between Tom Needham and D.A. Pennebaker about his film Unlocking the Cage.

In addition, the show is going to feature an interview with the award-winning composer of For Sama, Nainita Desai.

For more information, visit https://www.broadwayworld.com/long-island/article/TOM-NEEDHAMS-SOUNDS-OF...

Airs Thursday, August 8, 2019 6-8 PM.

The Brother Pluckers on WUSB

Bustin Out Live host Joe Vignola of WUSB 90.1 hosts John Cino and The Brother Pluckers for live music and talk about Jerry Jam 13. One pair of tickets will be given away to the person who can answer the Jerry Jam trivia.

Join us on Facebook for more information: https://www.facebook.com/events/284520355720248/?active_tab=about

Airs July 23, 8-10 PM.

Captain Phil talks to Andrew Chaikin, Sheri Miller and Cmdr Roy!

We'll open the show with Sheri Miller (http://sherimiller.com/) who will be discussing her latest music from the album Waking Up To This Miracle Life and her classic song Satelite

Then in the 4 o'clock hour we'll be celebrating the 50th Anniversary of Apollo 11 landing on the Moon when Captain Phil talks with Andrew Chaikin (www.andrewchaikin.com), author of A Man on the Moon the basis for the HBO miniseries From the Earth to the Moon about the re-release of this series, the Anniversary and when we'll be returning.

And finally we'll hear from the Commander of Moonbase Alpha himself, Cmdr Roy about the upcoming Space 1999 convention (https://www.breakaway-2019.com/) in Bethlehem PA September 12th -15th 2019.

For more information, visit https://www.facebook.com/events/1268394879995896/

Airs Thursday, July 18, 3-5 PM.

THE ATOMIC CAFE's Jayne Loader To Be A Guest On Tom Needham's SOUNDS OF FILM

Legendary documentary filmmaker Jayne Loader will be Tom Needham's exclusive guest this Thursday, July 11th at 6 pm on WUSB's THE SOUNDS OF FILM. She will be talking about an upcoming 4K digital restoration screening of THE ATOMIC CAFE at the Metrograph in NYC on Saturday, July 13th. The special screening will be followed by a Q & A with the filmmakers.

For more information, visit https://www.broadwayworld.com/bwwtv/article/THE-ATOMIC-CAFEs-Jayne-Loade...

Airs Thursday, July 11, 6-8 PM.

Captain Phil Talks to Inge Heyer of Shore Leave & Skip Miller

Captain Phil will be talking with Inge Heyer of Shore Leave, a fan run Science Fiction convention during the 3pm hour about the science guests at this years Shore Leave, the various Star Trek shows and the upcoming 50th anniversary of the moon landing!

Then around 4pm Skip Miller will be calling in to talk about the latest Skip Fest happening on July 7th in Allendale New Jersey and all the great bands that gig in his area!

SHORE LEAVE
https://www.shore-leave.com

Join us on Facebook! https://www.facebook.com/events/583579935503321/

Airs Thursday, July 4, 3-5 PM.