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Former Fox News Host, Gretchen Carlson, Gets Fierce on Tom Needham’s The Sounds of Film

AIRS THURSDAY, APRIL 12, 6:00 PM - 8:00 PM.

Gretchen Carlson and director Alison Chernick will be Tom Needham’s exclusive guests this Thursday at 6 P.M. on WUSB’s ‘The Sounds of Film.’

Former Fox News Host, Gretchen Carlson, will speaking to Tom about her book, ‘Be Fierce: Stop Harassment and Take Back Your Power.’ In the book, Gretchen shares her own brave story of fighting back against sexual harassment, and her very public battle for justice. Since then, Gretchen has had a new calling: to empower other women in their struggle against injustice. After Gretchen stood up and spoke out about her situation, women all over the world have joined the movement and began to take back their lives and dignity.

Also on the program is director Alison Chernick, the director of ‘Itzhak.’ The film shines a spotlight on the remarkable life of celebrated violinist, Itzhak Perlman. Chernick does a remarkable job of telling the story of a young polio survivor who came from Poland and Israel to America in order to be taken seriously as a music student when schools only saw his disability. The film also shares personal glimpses into the life of Itzhak and his devoted wife, Toby Perlman, as well as candid moments with Alan Alda and Billy Joel. ‘Itzhak’ will be screening at the Port Jefferson Documentary Festival on Monday, April 16th at 7:00 at Theater Three. Allison Chernick is the scheduled guest speaker. ‘Itzhak’ will have its exclusive U.S. broadcast premiere as part of the ‘American Masters’ series on PBS.

For more information, visit https://www.longisland.com/news/04-10-18/former-fox-news-host-gretchen-c...

Joe Deninzon and Tony Bird on Captain Phil's Planet WUSB 90.1fm

AIRS: Thursday, April 9, 3:00 PM to 5:00 PM.

This Thursday live in Studio Joe Deninzon of STRATOSPHEERIUS and Tony Bird of 2 Birds Band on Captain Phil's Planet!


JOE DENINZON & Stratospheerius
Edensong 2Birds Band
Appearing April 19th, 2018 9pm at
DROM 85 Avenue A, New York, New York 10009


For more information, visit https://www.facebook.com/events/592438334468875/

Christopher Capobianco on Bustin' Out Blue - April 10, 9:00 PM

Join Bustin Out Blue this Tuesday night April 10th at 9 p.m. when we invite Christopher Capobianco from the Patchogue Theatre for the Performing Arts. Chris will be talking about the upcoming Electrix show April 14th and additional coming attractions to the historic theater.

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Antifa vs. Ayn Rand on Tom Needham’s The Sounds of Film

AIRS: Thursday, April 5, 6:00 to 8:00 PM.

Mark Bray, the author of ‘ANTIFA: The Anti-Fascists Handbook,’ and Yaron Brook, the co-author of ‘In Pursuit of Wealth: The Moral Case for Finance’ will be Tom Needham’s exclusive guests this Thursday at 6 P.M. on ‘The Sounds of Film.’

For more information, visit https://www.longisland.com/news/04-03-18/antifa-vs-ayn-rand-on-tom-needh...

Tony Klinger on the Global Rhythms show - April 5, 8:00 to 10:00 PM

"Angry management, crazy people... fireworks going off in your hand, trips to the Pleasure Chest, run-ins with Steve McQueen, afternoon teas with Ringo Starr, drunken sessions with Rick Danko of The Band, hotels demanding money up front before we checked in, travelling, constantly traveling, all the while trying to juggle schedules…”.

Tune in to the Global Rhythms show Thursday April 5th from 8:00 to 10:00 PM for a Spring Radiothon Special when Tony Klinger, shares his remembrances about time spent with the legendary rock band The Who, before he produced the rockumentary “The Kids Are Alright”. Tony will discuss his experiences with the band which lead to his latest project, the writing of “The Who and I” to be released later this year about the making of the film for and about The Who.

Dr. Keveti Assamagan on Science Review

AIRS: April 3, 9:00 PM

Our featured guest on Science Review this week is Brookhaven National Laboratory's Keveti Assamagan. Dr. Assamagan will discuss his journey from growing up in the small West African country of Togo to his collaborations on the ATLAS project and the discovery of the Higgs Boson at CERN.

WLIR’s Denis McNamara & My Friend Dahmer’s Marc Meyers on Tom Needham’s The Sounds of Film


Radio legend, Denis McNamara, will be discussing his new Showtime film, ‘New Wave: Dare to Be Different,’ on Tom Needham’s ‘The Sounds of Film’ on Thursday at 6 P.M. The program will also feature an exclusive interview with the writer/director of ‘My Friend Dahmer.’

Showtime’s ‘New Wave: Dare to Be Different,’ directed by Ellen Goldfarb, tells the story of WLIR, the radio station responsible for introducing new wave music to America. The film features interviews with Billy Idol, Joan Jett, Deborah Harry, Thomas Dolby and Howard Jones. Executive Producer, Denis McNamara, will be speaking about his role as Program Director of this unique radio station that created a community of listeners centered around punk and new wave music. In the film, he effectively makes the case for recognizing Long Island’s WLIR as an important U.S. cultural institution.

‘My Friend Dahmer’, which premiered at the Tribeca Film Festival, is an American film which tells the story of serial killer Jeffrey Dahmer’s troubling senior high school year. The film, directed by Marc Meyers, is based on the graphic novel of the same name by John “Derf” Backderf. The movie stars Ross Lynch, Alex Wolff, Dallas Roberts and Anne Heche. ‘My Friend Dahmer’ is now available on FilmRise Blu-ray and DVD.

For more information, visit https://www.longisland.com/news/03-28-18/wlirs-denis-mcnamara-my-friend-...

Special Guest David Penna on the Next Captain Phil's Planet!

AIRS MARCH 29, 3:00 PM to 5:00 PM.

My special in studio Guest David Penna will discuss his new EP Sublevels and take your WUSB Pledges! Also calling in will be Tony Beux of the 2 Birds Band to discuss his groups new album String Groover and the upcoming Sonic Voyage Fest on April 19th at DROM in NYC on this special radiothon edition of Captain Phil's Planet!

PENNA is New York musician David Penna's progressive hard rock solo project.
Originally envisioned as a band idea, PENNA's music is written, performed and produced entirely by Penna. His influences range from current-day bands like King's X and The Life And Times to lifelong idols Stevie Wonder and The Beatles. The music winds through shades of prog, metal, shoegaze and fusion, with lyrical themes touching on death, addiction and spirituality.
Penna is best known for his drumming work with Kronin, Planet Hate, Spastic Ink, Ad Astra and Ronnie Spector. He has also released EDM music, had compositions featured in tv & movies, and authored content for several Korg electronic instruments.

For more about David Penna please visit

And for more about 2 Birds band please visit

Sonic Voyage Fest event page at