By Angelo on Sun, 01/03/2016 - 11:11am
The series moves to the Gillespie Room at The Long Island Museum (1200 Route 25A) in Stony BrookThe Paul McKenna Band
Sunday, March 20th, 3 P.M.
The New York Times calls them "the best folk band to have come out of Scotland in the last twenty years." This five man ensemble has been captivating audiences throughout the USA, Canada and Europe with their exciting sound and a contemporary approach to songs both traditional and original. They celebrate their 10th anniversary with a US tour that brings them to the Sunday Street Series at the Long Island Museum and with a new album which they will showcase at this performance. (www.paulmckennaband.com)
Oscar Nominee, Carter Burwell, Discusses the Coen Brothers, Spike Jonze and Twilight on Tom Needham's The Sounds of FilmBy Angelo on Tue, 02/02/2016 - 10:37pm
Long Island's Carter Burwell will be Tom Needham's special guest this Thursday at 6 P.M. on WUSB's The Sounds of Film. Visit http://www.longisland.com/news/02-02-16/carter-burwell-wusb-sounds-of-film-radio-show.html for more information.
By Angelo on Mon, 02/01/2016 - 1:09pm
By Angelo on Sat, 01/23/2016 - 10:51am
Please visit http://www.stonybrook.edu/commcms/emergency/ for the latest information regarding this weekend's winter storm.
By Angelo on Sat, 01/23/2016 - 10:48am
Can free-markets properly organize society? This writer says no. This writer also states that self-regulating markets are a Utopian fantasy. This man, by the way, is Karl Polanyi (and, as I discover during the show, the 'y' is silent). Polanyi's critique of free-market fundamentalism can provide some powerful insights into why free-markets are essentially flawed, and why our concept of 'freedom' needs to be re-evaluated.