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Fall 2022 WUSB Radiothon

Our fall Radiothon kicks off on Friday, November 4 at 12:00 PM, starting with the 24-Hour Student Takeover.

Please support WUSB! There are a number of ways to make your pledge!

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Print the 2022 Fall Radiothon pledge form.

See our new WUSB Radiothon caps, t-shirts and hoodies!

Stay tuned, our DJs are planning special Radiothon-themed programming you won't want to miss. Thank you for your past and continued support of WUSB!

Amanda Lee Falkenberg and Izzy Meth Interviews on Captain Phil's Planet

 

Join Captain Phil along with Maria Zozulya, Jonathan Benz and MaryBeth Ritkouski for this lively chat with composer Amanda Lee Falkenberg about her new work, The Moons Symphony an orchestral piece centered on 6 moons from the outer solar system and one very familiar moon in our backyard.

Amanda talks about her inspiration from the Voyager missions and her collaborations with NASA Astronaut Nicole Stott, her choices of subject matter and the inspiration of current space research has had on out sense of wonder. Then at 4:30pm join me for a live interview with musician and composer Izzy Meth as he updates us on his musical journey, his new compositions and more! All this on your favorite planet....Captain Phil's Planet!

Airs Thursday, December 1 from 6-8 PM. 

Twisted Sister’s JJ French Talks Documentary on Tom Needham’s SOUNDS OF FILM

Long Island Music & Entertainment Hall of Fame Inductee JJ French will be joining Tom Needham for an extended conversation about his documentary We Are Twisted F***ING Sister. 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.
Twisted Sister items will be featured prominently at the Long Island Music and Entertainment Hall of Fame’s grand opening on November 25th. For more information, visit https://www.limusichalloffame.org

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.

Worldwide listeners can tune into the Sounds of Film internet livestream on Thursday at 6 pm EST at wusb.fm.

Friday, November 11 on Destinies-The Voice of Science Fiction

 

This week, Destinies joins in WUSB's Fall Radiothon with an exclusive preview of next weekend's Meglos 2022: The Long Island Doctor Who Convention.

Tune in Friday night, as showrunner Ken Deep returns to discuss the guests and events scheduled for the convention, which will be held on November 18th, 19th and 20th at the Holiday Inn in Holtsville.

Learn which Doctor and companions will be in attendance. Find out about the rare in-costume photo opportunity with the Doctor.

Discover which guest-stars, creature actors, and authors will provide behind-the-scenes information about the 59-year-old series.

Hear about the panel discussions and debut movie screenings that you can see. And get in on the chance to receive Doctor Who and British TV-related premiums for your pledge of support to WUSB during the show.

 
Friday, November 11th, at 11:30 PM.
Hosted by Howard Margolin with Ken Deep.
 
Destinies-The Voice of Science Fiction

Shane Atkinson and Beau West interview on Captain Phil's Planet 90.1 fm WUSB

 

Captain Phil speaks with Shane Atkinson and Beau West about the release of the new Evership album The Uncrowned King Act 2, a fantastic rock opera based on the classic allegorical novel, The Uncrowned King by Harold Bell Wright.

Tune in at 3:00 PM for this in-depth discussion on The Uncrowned King, Cookies, Michael Sadler's favorite planet, and the great creative effort that is Evership!

Listen live over the air at 90.1 fm or 107.3 fm, stream anywhere at www.wusb.fm and find more information about today's program on Facebook.