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Willie Nile Special on Sunday Street - Sunday, November 15.

 

The Sunday, November 15th edition of Sunday Street on WUSB, hosted by Charlie Backfish, is an encore presentation of a program devoted to singer/songwriter Willie Nile's 40 years as a recording artist.

The program will feature an extensive interview with Willie Nile, some live recordings of Willie in performances in WUSB's Sunday Street series, along with studio tracks from Willie's extensive catalogue.

We'll also feature several tracks from Paradiddle Records Willie Nile Uncovered. This double CD album features an incredible array of artists --- both local and as nationally-touring --- performing Willie's songs. The list of participating artists includes Graham Parker, James Maddock, Elliott Murphy, Dan Bern, Nils Lofgrin, Richard Shindell, Richard Barone,
Kenny White, Slaid Cleaves, John Gorka, Lucy Kaplansky, Emily Duff, Gene Casey, Caroline Doctorow, Russ Seeger, Pete Mancini, Quarterhorse, Caroline Doctorow, Russ Seeger and others.

We'll be offering copies of the CD for listener pledges during the program.

BILL & TED's Alex Winter Talks Frank Zappa Movie On Tom Needham's SOUNDS OF FILM

 

ZAPPA director, Alex Winter, editor Michael J. Nichols, and author of CAN'T PAY, WON'T PAY, Thomas Gokey, are Tom Needham's special guests this Thursday at 6 pm on WUSB.

For more information, visit https://www.broadwayworld.com/long-island/article/BILL-TEDs-Alex-Winter-...

Airs Thursday, November 12, 6-8 PM.

MY DARLING VIVIAN Filmmakers Tell The Story Of Johnny Cash's 1st Wife On Tom Needham's SOUNDS OF FILM

 

Director Matt Riddlehoover, and producer, Dustin Tittle, join Tom Needham to discuss their film, MY DARLING VIVIAN, on Thursday's SOUNDS OF FILM.

In MY DARLING VIVIAN, director Matt Riddlehoover traces the romantic, wrenching, and dizzying journey of Vivian Liberto, Johnny Cash's first wife and the mother of his four daughters.

For more information, visit https://www.broadwayworld.com/bwwtv/article/MY-DARLING-VIVIAN-Filmmakers...

Airs Thursday, November 5, 6-8 PM.

Chef Doherty and the Heavenly Harvest Foundation Interview

Tune in Thursday night October 29th to hear Chef Doherty discuss with Chris Laporta his career and the Heavenly HARVST Foundation mission to feed the hungry who’s numbers have increased significantly under the shadow of COVID19.

“After twenty-three years as a Chef, enjoying the thrill of preparing elaborate meals for Presidents, dignitaries and celebrities at lavish events, the time has come to follow a greater passion…feeding those in need.”

The Heavenly HARVST Foundation’s mission is to end world hunger by producing and providing nutritious shelf to table meal pouches to programs that relieve hunger.

Heavenly HARVST was founded by Chef John Doherty a Long Island native in 2015. Chef Doherty was the youngest Executive Chef at the Waldorf Astoria before venturing on to open his own restaurant “BLACKBARN” in the NoMad section of New York City.

Airs Thursday, October 28, 8-10 PM.

James Fox Talks THE PHENOMENON Featuring Sen. Harry Reid, John Podesta & President Clinton On Tom Needham's SOUNDS OF FILM

 

THE PHENOMENON's James Fox and A VERY HEAVY AGENDA's Robbie Martin are Tom Needham's special guests this Thursday on THE SOUNDS OF FILM.

For more information, visit https://www.broadwayworld.com/long-island/article/James-Fox-Talks-THE-PH...

Airs Thursday, 6-8 PM.

Legendary Director Wayne Wang Talks COMING HOME AGAIN On Tom Needham's SOUNDS OF FILM

Legendary director Wayne Wang joins Tom Needham on the next SOUNDS OF FILM in order to discuss his latest film, COMING HOME AGAIN. In addition, the show will feature a conversation with THROUGH THE NIGHT's director Loira Limbal and the film's subjects, caregivers Nunu and Patrick.

For more information, visit https://www.broadwayworld.com/bwwtv/article/Legendary-Director-Wayne-Wan...

Airs Thursday, October 21, 6-8 PM.

ZEITGEIST's Peter Joseph & HARRY CHAPIN Filmmakers Up Next On Tom Needham's SOUNDS OF FILM

Peter Joseph, the writer/director of the new film 'InterReflections,' and HARRY CHAPIN: WHEN IN DOUBT, DO SOMETHING, director Rick Korn, producers S.A. Baron and Jason Chapin, and singer-songwriter Jen Chapin are Tom Needham's special guests on the SOUNDS OF FILM.

For more information, visit https://www.broadwayworld.com/bwwtv/article/ZEITGEISTs-Peter-Joseph-HARR...

Airs Thursday, October 15, 6-8 PM.

Its WUSB's Fall Radiothon, Please show WUSB some love <3 and give now securely at : https://www.wusb.fm/pledge

Its WUSB's Fall Radiothon show WUSB some love <3 and give now securely at : https://www.wusb.fm/pledge


Trae Crowder aka “The Liberal Redneck,” Talks Andrew Yang And UBI On Tom Needham's SOUNDS OF FILM

 

INHERENT GOOD producer Trae Crowder, WE ARE MANY director Amir Amiriani, and MIRACLE FISHING director Mikes Hargrove join Tom Needham on Thursday's THE SOUNDS OF FILM.

For more information, visit https://www.broadwayworld.com/long-island/article/Trae-Crowder-aka-The-L...

Airs Thursday, October 8, 6-8 PM.

Biologist Bret Weinstein Talks Joe Rogan, Tulsi Gabbard & Jordan Peterson On Tom Needham's SOUNDS OF FILM

 

American biologist and evolutionary theorist, Bret Weinstein, legendary documentary filmmaker, Ric Burns, and director/writer, Haroulas Rose, are Tom Needham's featured guests this week on THE SOUNDS OF FILM.

For more information, visit https://www.broadwayworld.com/long-island/article/Biologist-Bret-Weinste...

Airs Thursday, October 1, 6-8 PM.