Ed German

Ed German, Host of Friday Night Soul on WPPB, Long Island's Only NPR Station is offering birthday parties on the air on WPPB. Your friends can tune in and participate from anywhere across the country. For a donation to the station, you can get a four hour party on WPPB from 8PM - 12PM hosted by Ed German on a Friday Night of your choosing (dates are subject to availability.) You send your playlist. Your friends can send you birthday wishes on Facebook which will be read aloud on the show. And you will have a special experience that will last a lifetime.

WPPB's Ed German at Guild Hall

Oct 28, 2016

WPPB host Ed German (the Urban Jazz Experience and Friday Night Soul) will be appearing in “Deep Down in Brooklyn: An American Story”. The show will be presented by Ed German in conjunction with Boots on the Ground Theater on Tuesday, November 1, at 7:30 p.m. at Guild Hall, 158 Main Street, East Hampton. Admission is free. (Directed by WPPB's Host Bonnie Grice.) Prior to the performance, the 1770 House, 143 Main Street, East Hampton, will offer a special $27 two-course, prix fixe dinner (provide the code JDTLab). Visit guildhall.org or call 631-324-0806 for details.

Don't miss Bay Street Theater's Halloween Costume Ball with costume contest judges: WPPB's Bonnie Grice and Ed German, WLNG's Gary Sapiane and WBAZ's Walker Vreeland. Come join the HooDoo Loungers and some special friends for a night of Halloween fun. Voodoo will be in the air and the dance floor will be packed! Costumes contest prize for the best of the best! CLICK HERE FOR MORE INFO!

This week is our on air pledge drive!  There will be lots of excitement during our on air pledge drive (Monday, June 29th- Friday, July 3rd.) We will be announcing Challenge Grants as well as WPPB thank you gifts including:  Concert and Broadway Show tickets,etc., Apple Tutorials and an iPad Air 2 computer, Dan’s Papers Taste of Summer tickets, etc. Listen in and don’t miss your chance to support Long Island’s Only NPR Station!

Call us Monday - Friday 7AM - 5PM at (800) 620-8830 or pledge online at 883wppb.org by clicking here!

This coming Friday (8/8) Ed German highlights Latin-Soul music originating from El Barrio in Manhattan in the 1960s and 70s. Featured musicians include Johnny Colon, Joe Cuba and Joe Bataan. Listen to the song "Merecumbe" from Johnny here, and tune in this week to Friday Night Soul from 8pm to 12am.