Exclusive: Legendary Avant-Garde Artist Laurie Anderson on Tom Needham’s The Sounds of Film

THURSDAY, JANUARY 26, 2016
6:00 PM - 8:00 PM EDT

Tom Needham will be airing an exclusive conversation with musician/film director, Laurie Anderson, as part of a 2-hour special featuring the music and words of Laurie Anderson on WUSB’s The Sounds of Film.

The interview includes Anderson’s reflections on Lou Reed, the Women’s March and her film, Heart of a Dog, which is out on Criterion’s Blu-ray and DVD.

For more information, visit http://www.longisland.com/news/01-23-17/laurie-anderson-exclusive-interv...

WUSB recognized as one of the top college radio stations in the country!

WUSB came in at #6 in the The 51 Best College Radio Stations in 2016 according to BestColleges.com

Thursday,January 12, 2017, on the Sounds of Film

6:00 PM EDT

Tom Needham will be airing an interview with legendary jazz writer and social critic, Nat Hentoff, who recently passed away. In addition, he will also be featuring a special broadcast of the complete soundtrack to the Golden Globe winner, La La Land.

For more information, visit http://www.longisland.com/news/01-11-17/nat-hentoff-tribute-la-la-land-m...

Jazz On The Air, Sunday January 8, 4:00 p.m.

Jazz On The Air, Sunday January 8, 4:00 p.m.

Mr. Edison will be paying belated tribute to the late and legendary songwriter, distinctive vocalist, singular keyboardist and long time Long Island resident Mose Allison this Sunday.   In what may be the last Jazz On The Air to emanate from our old studios Mr. E hopes to re-air a Mose Allison special that was last heard 25 years ago on the airwaves as well as material spanning Mr. Allison's entire career.

Sunday, January 8, 4:00 p.m. EST

Live feed and playlist as it happens.

Captain Phil's Planet - Friday, January 6, 2016

In an interview conducted last August Captain Phil discusses Music, Marriage and Parenthood with Miles to Dayton's Jon Preddice.

Listen in as we discuss life and our mutual love of Krista March Preddice's voice and the rest the members of Miles to Dayton.

Friday January 6th from 6pm - 7pm filling in for Natural Alternatives

WUSB wishes you a Happy Holidays and Happy New Year !

Time sure flies...WUSB would like to wish all of our listeners a Happy New Year! 2017 is going to be a big year for us. Not only are we moving into a new studio, we will also be celebrating our 40th anniversary on 90.1 FM! Stay tuned and keep coming back to our website for the latest updates. You won't want to miss a moment of the excitement!

Thursday, December 29, on the Sounds of Film

6:00 PM - 8:00 PM EDT

Legendary film composer, jazz pianist, and conductor, Lalo Schifrin will be Tom Needham’s featured guest on Thursday on The Sounds of Film on WUSB. Lalo is best known for his "Theme from Mission Impossible," as well as his work with Clint Eastwood in the 1960s, the 1970s and 1980s.

For more information, visit http://www.longisland.com/news/12-27-16/lalo-schifrin-interview-sounds-o...

SpongeBob SquarePants’ Tom Kenny on Tom Needham’s The Sounds of Film

SpongeBob SquarePants’ Tom Kenny will be Tom Needham’s guest this Thursday on a special holiday edition of the Sounds of Film on WUSB. 6:00 - 8:00 PM EDT.

Tom Kenny is a actor, voice actor and comedian who is most known as the voice of SpongeBob SquarePants. He is also responsible for doing the voices on the show for the characters Gary, Harold SquarePants and the French Narrator. Tom Kenny will be discussing his work on the holiday classic, It’s a SpongeBob Christmas! In addition, he will be talking about growing up in Syracuse, his love of music, and his work on Nickelodeon’s SpongeBob SquarePants.

Captain Phil's Planet Thursday December 22nd 3pm - 5pm

It's the Captain Phil Holiday special!

Celebrate Christmas, Hanukkah, Kwanzaa and Life Day with Captain Phil and his special guest AnnMarie Strauss of I Speak Clearly. Emy McBrearty and Lauren McBrearty will sing some holiday songs and Emy will premiere some of her compositions. The second hour will feature a dramatic LIVE reading of The Grinch who stole Christmas featuring all our guests. The last Captain Phil's Planet of 2016 (Officially!) and maybe the last Captain Phil's Planet from the old Union.

Facebook event: https://www.facebook.com/events/1171951992922832/