By Angelo on Tue, 01/05/2016 - 11:24pm
WHEN: January 7, 2016
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.
By Angelo on Sun, 12/27/2015 - 5:56pm
WHEN: December 29, 2015
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!
By Angelo on Tue, 12/08/2015 - 9:41pm
DATE: Thursday, December 10, 2015
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.
For more information, please visit https://www.longislandexchange.com/press-releases/public-education-advoc...
By Angelo on Mon, 11/30/2015 - 6:27pm
DATE: Sunday, December 6.
Massive showcase of Long Island's best local music. Lineup:
Updated marathon lineup:
We're super excited for this showcase of various musical monsters. Hope you and your pals tune in.