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WATCH: An Emotional Keith Hernandez Talk About His Dear Friend Rusty Staub

  • 11:10 am Thursday, March 29th, 2018 by Donna Donna

Met’s icon, the great Rusty Staub passed away today at age 73. Rusty was known off the field for his charitable endeavors as much as he was known on the field for his play.  In fact Rusty started the New York Police & Fire Widows’ & Children’s Benefit Fund that has raised millions of dollars for the families of our first responders. Rest In peace Rusty.

Scroll down to watch Keith Hernandez talking about his friend and mentor Rusty Staub.

Read Keith and Ron Darling’s reminiscences HERE

Win or Lose NY Ball Park Food Hits a Home Run!

  • 8:27 am Thursday, March 29th, 2018 by Donna Donna

Because half the fun of going to the ballpark is the food, check out some of the mouth watering delights you’ll find at Yankee Stadium and Citi Field this season! #Yum

LISTEN: Joan Jett Writes WLIR Movie Title Song – Film Premiers on Showtime Friday

  • 10:41 am Monday, March 26th, 2018 by Donna Donna

We had so much fun making this movie about our beloved Long Island radio station WLIR -‘the station that dares to be different’ and long time friend of the station Joan Jett wrote the title song for us! Listen below.

Now after many months of making the rounds of film festivals around the country and around the world the ‘Dare to be Different’ movie will premier on Showtime Friday night March 30th.

“A wonderfully nostalgic look back at WLIR 92.7, the Long Island-based radio station on the cutting edge of music throughout the 1980s. Going rogue, the station defied the record industry [More]

WATCH: ‘Steven Tyler: Out on a Limb’ Movie Trailer

  • 10:24 am Friday, March 23rd, 2018 by Donna Donna

In 2016, after 46 years as front man for Aerosmith, rock god Steven Tyler switched genres and released his first solo effort, a country album called,  ‘We’re All Somebody from Somewhere’ and launched his ‘Out on a Limb’ tour.

Now comes a film that chronicles Tyler’s journey from rock to country called ‘Steven Tyler: Out on a Limb.’ The movie features interviews and insights from Tyler, Slash, Robert DeLeo as well as many of the Nashville musicians Tyler collaborated with.

Judging by the trailer above, the movie is a fascinating look at Tyler as an artist and as a man that will entertain [More]

Gov’t Mule Resurrects Pink Floyd Tribute ‘Dark Side of the Mule’ at Jones Beach!

  • 3:40 pm Thursday, March 22nd, 2018 by Donna Donna

Of the more than 2,000 shows Gov’t Mule has played throughout their career, there have only been two previous DARK SIDE OF THE MULE performances – Halloween 2008 at the Orpheum Theatre in Boston, MA (where the band’s 2014 Dark Side of the Mule live album was recorded) and Mountain Jam 2015, until now.

Gov’t Mule’s DARK SIDE OF THE MULE & The Avett Brothers are joining forces for a run of six summer co-headlining amphitheater shows with special guest The Magpie Salute. Kicking off July 12 at Northwell Health at Jones Beach Theater.

The Avett Brothers will perform first followed by Gov’t [More]

State of Emergency Declared in Nassau and Suffolk as Nor’easter Intensifies

  • 1:45 pm Wednesday, March 21st, 2018 by Donna Donna

According to Newsday: The emergency declaration essentially suspends the usual regulations for purchasing and signing contracts for necessary services such as snow plowing, Cuomo aides have said. The state also can activate more personnel to work during the storm and deploy assets, that normally are restricted to state use, to assist local governments.

Suffolk county’s emergency operations center is open anyone needing emergency services should call 631-854-9100.

Nassau county’s nonemergency hotline has been activated. The number to call is 800-315-5153.

Get the WBAB Storm Center HERE

WATCH: Billy Joel Inspires Principal’s Singing Snow Day Announcement

  • 8:08 am Wednesday, March 21st, 2018 by Donna Donna

Watch Billy Joel Inspire Principal

Kansas Mark 40th Anniversary of ‘Point of Know Return’ at Paramount

  • 11:57 am Tuesday, March 20th, 2018 by Donna Donna

Kansas will mark the 40th anniversary of their hit album ‘Point of Know Return’ album with a tour the will feature a performance of the album in its entirety as well as other Kansas hits and fan favorites.

The tour will bring Kansas to the Paramount in Huntington on Friday November 16th at 8pm.

The pre-sale is on NOW. Use the offer code: KANSASBAND

Tickets on sale to the general public : Fri., March 23rd @ 10am. Ticket Prices: $39.50, $49.50, $59.50, $69.50, $99.50 & $125

Get tickets HERE

Local Gamers Come to the Rescue of Jesus Statue Vandalized at Manorville Shrine!

  • 8:21 am Friday, March 16th, 2018 by Donna Donna

You probably heard on the news, the statue of Jesus in the garden at the Shrine of Our Lady of the Island in Manorville was vandalized last week when someone smashed Jesus’ face.

Parishioners and area residents began raising money to fix the life-size statue. They want to have it fixed in time for the Stations of the Cross that traditionally commemorate Good Friday on March 30.

David Ringhiser, 37, of Mastic, said he usually plays Pokemon Go at the shrine, which he said has several PokeStops — which are locations where players collect game items, Newsday reported. He created an online [More]

Many Say Katy Perry’s American Idol Kiss Was Sexual Harassment!

  • 1:30 pm Thursday, March 15th, 2018 by Donna Donna

American Idol judge Katy Perry is taking heat for kissing a contestant on the TV show the other night!

19 year old Benjamin Glaze was raised in a conservative family in Oklahoma so when ‘Idol’ judge Luke Bryan, referencing Perry’s famous song, asked him “Have you kissed a girl and liked it?” Glaze replied “No, I’ve never been in a relationship. I can’t kiss a girl without being in a relationship.”

That’s when things got weird for the young man. Watch the video above to see what happened.

After the moment aired on TV, Perry got immediately called out on social media with many calling [More]