SLIDE INTO 2016 ON THE BAYOU

Join your Host Chris on Thursday, January 7th from 8:00 to 10:00PM as we “Slide into the New Year” when he Welcomes Kerry Kearney, Mark Newman and Johnny Mac LIVE on The Bayou to salute the 2016 “Gathering of the Slides” on WUSB 90.1 FM.  “Laissez les bon temps rouler”

Hip-hop Legend Kurtis Blow Raps with Tom Needham on the Sounds of Film Radio Show

WHEN: January 7, 2016
TIME: 6:00 PM - 8:00 PM

Hip-hop legend Kurtis Blow will be Tom Needham's special guest this Thursday at 6 P.M. on The Sounds of Film Show on WUSB 90.1 FM. They will be discussing his upcoming induction into the Hip Hop Hall of Fame in April. Kurtis Blow is well known for his classic songs "Christmas Rappin'," "The Breaks," "Basketball," and "If I Ruled the World." He was the first commercially successful rapper who was signed to a major record deal. Throughout his career, he released 15 albums. He also starred in the popular film, Krush Groove, with RUN-D.M.C. Shelia E., and the Fat Boys. In 2014, he was inducted into the Long Island Music Hall of Fame.

Interview with New Horizons Team Member Carey M. Lisse

WHEN: December 29, 2015
TIME: 10:00 AM - 12:00 PM

Captain Phil Interviewed Carey M Lisse at the Shore Leave 37 Star Trek Convention in Hunt Valley Maryland. Phil and Dr. Lisse discussed the impact of seeing the surface of a world that no other human being has ever seen until July 2015. Tune in to hear how the team overcame a computer problem at the very start of the Pluto encounter, what this mission means for humanity and whether or not Brian May is a real life Buckaroo Banzai!

Diane Ravitch and Albie Sachs on Sounds of Film

DATE: Thursday, December 10, 2015
TIME: 6:00 PM - 8:00 PM

Diane Ravitch, Albie Sachs and director Abby Ginzberg will be joining Tom Needham on the Sounds of Film program.

Diane Ravitch is a nationally-known historian of education, an educational policy analyst, a New York University research professor and was the former assistant Secretary of Education under President George H. W. Bush.

Albie Sachs is a South African Anti-Apartheid Activist, Constitutional Judge and write. He will be joined by director Abby Ginzberg to discuss their Peabody winning-documentary Soft Vengeance: Albie Sachs and the New South Africa.

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