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Twisted Sister's Jay Jay French Discusses New Documentary on Tom Needham's The Sounds of Film

Tune into the Sounds of Film this Thursday at 6:00 on 90.1 FM, WUSB, to hear an exclusive interview with Twisted Sister's Jay Jay French. He will be joining Tom Needham for an extended conversation about his new documentary We Are Twisted F***ING Sister. The film will be screened at the upcoming Gold Coast International Film Festival on Friday, November 13, 2015 at 7:30 at the Bow Tie Port Washington Cinemas. The film focuses on the ten grueling years leading up to Twisted Sister's commercial breakthrough as they cross-dressed their way all over Long Island bars and clubs to super-stardom.

As part of a special WUSB Radiothon fundraising broadcast, Tom is also going to re-air some of his most requested Sounds of Film moments from the past year including interviews with music legends Dionne Warwick, Nile Rodgers and film composer Howard Shore.

The Sounds of Film is the nation's longest-running film themed radio show. For over 27 years, the program has delivered a popular mix of interviews and music to listeners all over Long Island, parts of Connecticut and streaming live on the Internet. Recent guests include Billy Joel, Reverend Jesse Jackson, director Rory Kennedy, Gasland's Josh Fox, Michael Moore, Darryl DMC McDaniels, Congressman Steve Israel and Jim Breuer.

Listener's Digest: Week of October 18

*Special Programming*
SAY WHATS RADIO: Friday 3-5pm
Special guest Play Date takes over Say Whats Radio! ~Fill in for Oprah's Handbag~

DESTINIES- THE VOICE OF SCIENCE FICTION: Friday night 11:30pm-12am
Presenting the conclusion to the I-Con 27 Cabaret, featuring the Brobdingnagian Bards. Plus, volume 2, number 164 of Christopher DeFilippis' "DeFlip Side."

ps: It's radiothon yo!! Call your favorite DJs this week and make a pledge!

2nd Annual WUSB Oktoberfest Fundraiser Oct 24 and 25.

**Hosted by Garden of Eve Organic Farm**
Live music!
Saturday-
Ken Talve Trio
Quadralove Reggae
Bryan Gallo
The Complete Unknowns
Buddy Merriam and Back Roads


Sunday-
Grand Folk Railroad
Richie Guerrero and World Beat Rhythm Ensemble with special guest Jack Licitra
Gene Casey & The Lone Sharks
Mary Lamont & her Handsome Band

Proceeds fund WUSB, Long Island's Largest Non-Commercial Radio Station.
Enjoy live music both days. Kids will love the children's games and play equipment, pumpkin picking, pony rides, hay rides, and animals to see and feed. Visit our website for a schedule. http://www.gardenofevefarm.com/Oktoberfest.htm
OKTOBERFEST at Garden of Eve Organic Farm is all about celebrating the harvest season, and most of all, having fun!


Further information:
http://www.gardenofevefarm.com/Oktoberfest.htm

Listener's Digest: Week of October 11

WRITERS COMMA ICECREAM: Tuesday night, 7pm on WUSB2
Poet Cathy Linh Che earns that capital W. She swaps a mortgage down payment for an MFA, gives her notice at work, and wins book of the year. Recommended ice cream: listener’s choice!

BUSTIN' OUT BLUE: Tuesday night, 10pm-12am
Tuesday is Bluesday! Blues, News and Interviews. Tune in for guest DJs from local bands and phone interviews with national acts!

THE SOUNDS OF FILM: Thursday night, 6-8pm
Michael Moore talks where to invade next with Tom Needham! Also featured on the show will be Tab Hunter and Yaron Brook.

DESTINIES- THE VOICE OF SCIENCE FICTION: Friday night, 11:30pm-12am
Catch Destinies' 8th annual live phone interview with author Patrick Thomas, who will discuss and read an excerpt from his latest book, Constellation Prize: Tales of the Startenders!

Michael Moore Talks "Where to Invade Next" with Tom Needham on WUSB’s The Sounds of Film

Tune into WUSB to hear an exclusive interview with Oscar-winning director Michael Moore on Tom Needham's The Sounds of Film this Thursday, October 15th at 6 P.M.  Also featured on the program is legendary actor/singer, Tab Hunter, who is featured in the new documentary, Tab Hunter Confidential, directed by Emmy award winner, Jeffrey Schwartz. And lastly (but not least), Tom will speak to Yaron Brook, the Executive Director of the Ayn Rand Institute, who was in New York City recently for the annual Atlas Shrugged Revolution Dinner.

For more information about tonight's guests, please visit the below:

 http://www.longislandgazette.com/2015/10/14/exclusive-michael-moore-talks-where-to-invade-next-with-tom-needham-on-wusbs-the-sounds-of-film/