Brian Muni’s

LIVE SONG RADIO

  • Since March 2014, Brian Muni’s Live Song Radio has been airing on WRCR 1700AM and www.wrcr.com as a monthly broadcast, featuring fascinating artists, radio and music business personalities, performing live, spinning tracks, riffing, taking calls, answering questions, telling stories.
     
    From Grammy Award winners to uber-talented kids from down the block.  They have included (in no particular order!) Tom Chapin – actually, many Chapins.. also, Jen, Abigail, and Lilly, Julie Gold, George Wurzbach, David Buskin, Sophie Buskin, Wayne Cobham, Pepper Swinson, Jim West, Bucky Pizzarelli, Ed Laub, Carlos Alomar, Elliott Forrest, Frank Beacham, Bill AyresSam Waymon, Markeisha Ensley, Dave Keyes, Valerie GhentHank Bordowitz, Lorena Mann, Jeff Doctorow, Mitchell ShedlarzPaul Guzzone, Michael Castaldo, Michael Bacon (Bacon Brothers), David BrozaJon Cobert, Curtis Winchester, Martha Mooke, The Inspire Project (Tanya Leah, Lorraine FerroIlene Angel), Everett Bradley, Laurie Berkner, Jake Holmes, Amanda Homi, John Guth, John Davis, Cantors David Perper and Faith Steinsnyder, Andrea and James Rohlehr, Steve Addabbo, Richard Barone, Peter Calo, Adam Falcon, Cas Weinbren, The Ruckerts (Regi Ransdell, Bruce Gordon, Lisa and Larry Rosenberg), Annie Minogue Band, Chloe Collins, Caroline Doctorow, Jamie Block, Garry Novikoff, Rene Galvan and Peace of Heart Choir, Ali Carter, Elizabeth Hunter, Nicholas Zork, Paul Sforza, Mitchell Shedlarz and Mellow Madness, Lezlee Peterzell, Jeffrey Friedberg, Safrah Levitan, Kate Yeager, Joanne Weaver, Andre Frato, Adonis Tsimparis, Simon Rosen, Red Panda, Chronik, Barrett Zinn, Michelle Lewis, Alex Forbes, Bob Leone, Julia Douglas, Rick Adam, Jeffrey FriedbergDalien aka 13 Hands, River Skye Band, John McDowell, Matteo Scher, Stella Rose, Linda Lorence Critelli, Marci Geller, Michael Whalen, Lipa Schmeltzer, Bill Weber, Shani Bechhofer, Grant Valentine, and more to come!
     
    Great thanks to our sponsors Alto Music, Torne Valley Vineyard, and Theraplay, LLC and our many local advertisers, including Bill Pearlman, realtor; Dr. Michael Schachter and the Schachter Center; Tallman Auto; Marla the Focus Group Lady;  A&J Reliable, Ouimette, Goldstein & Andrews, LLP; Secure Card Services, and friends John Wickes of Wickes Arborists and Nunzio Signore of Rockland Peak Performance, etc.
  • “Bringing beautiful voices to new ears!”

    Sonny Lee - musician and afficionado

  • “Listening to Brian Muni’s Live Song Radio is like gathering with your most musical friends, opening a bottle of wine and singing into the night. It is sheer delight.”

    Rabbi Barry Diamond

  • “Brian’s radio show is pure entertainment...It’s a fun way to discover new music. Tune in and be entertained.”

    Linda Lorence Critelli - music industry consultant, former VP SESAC, Recording Academy Trustee

  • "What a wonderful radio program Brian has created. It is slowly becoming an institution!”

    Peter Calo - master of guitar and all things music

  • “Brian Muni’s Live Song Radio is an important as well as needed vehicle for local artists to be heard by the masses! I can’t wait till I’m invited again to perform music from my forthcoming CD“

    Wayne Cobham - The Best Is Yet to Come

  • "...We talked about many things in life and the world of music, including my experiences with Martin Luther King, Nina Simone (my sister), and the local community which Brian holds close to his heart and speaks on often. I think people should tune in to his show and listen up. He has a lot to say. Thanks Brian"

    Samuel Waymon - PhD, legendary musician, composer, pianist, singer and arranger

  • “Being interviewed by Brian on his radio show was a total joy...I'd certainly do it again."

    Bob Leone - music industry executive, Lady Gaga, Lana Del Rey

  • "...His radio show is filled with great content and beauty."

    Cantor David Perper

  • "Brian Muni's Live Song Radio ROCKS! Brian is a fabulous host and puts together the best combinations of great artists and music. Every month is a treat, I feel right at home on Live Song Radio and can't wait to come back!"

    Valerie Ghent

LSR48 7/9/18 BOBBY DEITCH BAND
LSR47 6/11/18 MARIANNE OSIEL

AND MORE TO COME…

LSR46 5/14/18 JEFF BUCKLEY BY DAVE LORY
LSR45 4/23/18 SINGER FRANKIE DEE W/ PIANIST ALBERT AHLF
LSR44 3/12/18 4TH ANNIV W/ DAVE REISS; NATASHA DIMARCO; LILIANE BROWN; MATT SCHWARTZ AKA LOCKWOOD
LSR43 2/12/18 AZTEC TWO STEP
LSR13 4/6/15: TOM CHAPIN w/ BILL AYRES
LSR19 - CANTORS DAVID PERPER
LSR3 - BUCKY PIZZARELLI
LSR22 WAYNE COBHAM, GENIE SWINSON, JIM WEST
LSR16 ROBBIE KONDOR, EMILY BINDIGER
LSR29 8/1/16 RICHARD BARONE; STEVE ADDABBO; GARRY NOVIKOFF; ENID BLOUNT PRESS
LSR33 Dec 5, 2017 Everett Bradley and Tanya Leah
LSR12 - JULIE GOLD
LSR31 10/17/16 PETER CALO, ADAM FALCON, MICHELLE LEWIS
LSR37 5/1/17 ALEX FORBES
LSR38 BOB LEONE, JULIA DOUGLASS, 13 HANDS
LSR41 LINDA LORENCE CRITELLI; MICHAEL WHALEN; MARCI GELLER
LSR11DAVE KEYES
LSR28 7/11/16 ALI CARTER, ELIZABETH HUNTER, NICHOLAS ZORK
LSR35 3/13/17 THE INSPIRE PROJECT W/TANYA LEAH, ILENE ANGEL, LORRAINE FERRO
LSR1 3-3-14 JEN CHAPIN AND THE CHAPIN SISTERS
LSR10 12-1-14 LAURIE BERKNER PODCAST
LSR36 4/3/17 CAS WEINBREN
LSR26 5-2-16 MARTHA MOOKE
LSR22 DAVID BROZA, JON COBERT, CURTIS WINCHESTER
LSR40 PAUL SFORZA, STELLA ROSE
LSR39 SAM WAYMON, MARKEISHA ENSLEY
LSR21 12-7-15 DAVID
LSR30 9/12/16 LEZLEE, JOHN MCDOWELL, HANK BORDOWITZ
LSR24 3-7-15 CAROLINE DOCTOROW
LSR42 -11/6/17 NEW DIRECTION FOR RAMAPO
LSR27 6-13-16 SIMON ROSEN, REDDPANDA, CHRONIK, BARRETT ZINN
LSR17 8/3/15 KATE YEAGER, SAFRAH LEVITAN, LISA ROSENBERG

AND MORE TO COME…

LSR22 I Wish I Knew How It Would Feel To Be Free
 
Vocalist Genie Pepper Swinson treats us to Nina Simone’s soaring classic in commemoration of Martin Luther King’s birthday. With Grammy winner trumpeter Wayne Cobham, pianist Jim West and radio host/guitarist, Brian Muni