October 13, 6:00 PM, on the Sounds of Film with Tom Needham

Long Island Music Hall of Fame Inductee, Carter Burwell, Hamptons International Film Festival Honoree, Edward Norton, and Director Stephen Apkon on the Sounds of Film

The Sounds of Film is the nation’s longest-running film themed radio program. For the past 29 years, the show has delivered a popular mix of interviews and music to listeners all over Long Island, parts of Connecticut and streaming live at WUSB.fm. Recent guests include Kenneth Lonergan, Wallace Shawn, Mike Leigh, Hal Hartley, William H. Macy and Cicely Tyson.

For more information, please visit http://www.longisland.com/news/10-11-16/carter-burwell-edward-norton-ste...

2016 Radiothon is here! Help WUSB with a generous contribution!

Our Fall Radiothon has arrived! Tune in and pledge your support to your favorite radio station!

There are two ways that you can make your pledge of support to help keep 90.1 FM Radio Free Long Island going strong:

1. Call us at 1-631-632-WUSB (9872)

2. Pledge online here

BUSINESSES: By supporting WUSB, you will reach thousands of potential customers on Long Island, New York City and around the world. Click here to learn more

3. Download our Pledge form

Thanks to all of our listeners and contributors for your past and continued support!

Thursday, October 6, 6:00 PM: Nile Rodgers and David Nugent.

The Fold Festival’s Nile Rodgers and the Hamptons International Film Festival’s Artistic Director, David Nugent, will be Tom Needham’s guests on Thursday, October 6, at 6 P.M. on the Sounds of Film on

For more information, please visit http://www.longisland.com/news/10-05-16/nile-rodgers-david-nugent-interview-sounds-of-film.html 

Friday, Oct 7 6:00 PM: Melinda Snodgrass Interview with Captain Phil

Melinda Snodgrass is the author of the Edge series, a contemporary fantasy that explores the tensions between science and rationality and religion and superstition. Also her new series The Imperials Saga is described as a Space Opera with a social conscience.

Melinda's television work includes script editor on Star Trek The Next Generation season 2 and 3
where she wrote The High Ground , The Ensigns of Command, Up the Long Ladder and The Measure of a Man. She also wrote the teleplay for the episode Pen Pals

Her other TV credits include Profiler, LA Law, Beyond Reality, Reasonable Doubts, Seaquest 2032, Odyssey 5 and the 1990's version of The Outer Limits.

In the 1980s Melinda and collaborator George R.R. Martin (Game of Thrones) created the shared world anthology Wildcards which focuses on what the real impact of super heroes would be in our world.

We'll be asking her about the new Wildcards movie script for Universal pictures, how the Wildcards series began in the 1980s, her work on Star Trek and her current series of novels. Hopefully we will have time as well to ask her about her work in the oil and gas industry and how they frackked some test wells in the 1960s!

Always a fantastic convention guest and a wonderful speaker I'm looking forward to talking with

Melinda for the hour and I'm sure you will too! If you'd like to submit questions prior to the broadcast please do that on the facebook page for the interview here:


Tuesday, September 27: Blues on the Bay WUSB Interviews

WUSB will be promoting Blues on the Bay with a radio interview with Mark Gresser this Tuesday, September 27 on the Bustin' Out Blue Program (10 PM)

For more information about the event, please visit their Facebook Page: https://www.facebook.com/events/259878167714842/?__mref=message_bubble

The festival takes place on the weekend of October 1 and October 2.