The Justin Rielly Show

It's free-form music programming mixed with perceptive interviews with local creators - just the way it should be...brought to you by the mind behind Aspie Works.

Past Episodes

  • The Justin Rielly Show - Taking the Streetcar (10/7/18) Aired: Sunday, October 7, 2018

    This episode features actors Adam Petzold and Lauren MacDonough from Screen Plays' production of Tennessee Williams' "A Streetcar Named Desire"; features music by Alex North & Jerry Goldsmith, Everything But the Girl, Swing Out Sister, Florence + the Machine, Beth Orton, Joni Mitchell, Adele, Patti Smith, Julie Peel, Field Mouse and Sara Bareilles.

  • The Justin Rielly Show - At Last the 1968 Show with James Landers (9/30/18) Aired: Sunday, September 30, 2018

    This episode features actor and Classics Theater director James Landers, talking about his memories of growing up during the year 1968; includes music from that entire year by Aretha Franklin, Steppenwolf, Traffic, The Jimi Hendrix Experience, The Rascals, The Beatles, The Kinks, Van Morrison, Grateful Dead, Pink Floyd and The Band.

  • The Justin Rielly Show - The Sleep-Deprived Fringe Wrap-Up (9/23/18) Aired: Sunday, September 23, 2018

    This episode features regular guests Philip Frey, Larry Ploscowe and Ted Wenskus discuss the Fringe Festival in all of its splendor, but can the host survive his sleep-deprived state or will a Plan B (by way of multi-talented theater artist Amanda McFaul) be needed to keep the show on track? Includes music by Golden Earring, Wang Chung, The Beach Boys, David Byrne & Brian Eno, Oingo Boingo and Brandi Carlile.

  • The Justin Rielly Show - Four-Letter and Beyond Words (9/16/18) Aired: Sunday, September 16, 2018

    This episode features the "Dangerous Signs" duo of director Luane Davis Haggerty & actor-designer Danica Zielinski and the "Home is a Four-Letter Word" trio of actors Vicki Casarett, Steve Marsocci & Sara Michelle Penner; features music by Elvis Costello, Bonnie Raitt, Anna Kendrick, Genevieve, Paul Carrack, David Bowie, Jim Croce, Crowded House and Bruce Hornsby and the Range with Shawn Colvin.

  • The Justin Rielly Show - The Pre-Fringe Sunday (Hour 1) (9/9/18) Aired: Sunday, September 9, 2018

    This episode (the first of two hours) featured a sneak preview of the Fringe show "Parents and Children, Husbands and Wives: It's All Relatives" with storyteller Penny Sterling and rockers Violet Mary (represented on stage by Mel and Mike Muscarella); also includes music by Genesis, John Waite, Breathe, Joe Strummer and the Mescaleros, John Hiatt, Tears for Fears, Sam Bradley, Everything But the Girl and Brandi Carlile.

  • The Justin Rielly Show - The Pre-Fringe Sunday (Hour 2) (9/9/18) Aired: Sunday, September 9, 2018

    This episode (the second of two hours) features writer-director Jess Meyer-Crosby ("Positive"), playwright Lori Marra ("Personal Foul") and actors Shadi Kafi & Joseph Barcia (Theater Apparatus' "Love and Information"); features music by Wang Chung, Sylvie Lynn, Mandolin Orange, Susanna Rose, Boz Scaggs, Bruce Cockburn and Dire Straits.

  • The Justin Rielly Show - The Relaunch (9/2/18) Aired: Sunday, September 2, 2018

    This episode begins Volume Two of the series (returning after a summer hiatus), and this Fringe-heavy outing features visits from Mario Savastano, Marcy Savastano and Miles Harrison (DVC's Obligatory Villagers Present The Big One), actor-singer Alma Haddock (Totally Rad: An 80s Pop Adventure) and actors Bianca Halley & Emmett Michie (Dream Lab); includes music by Bruce Springsteen, Nellie McKay, Aretha Franklin & George Michael, Florence + the Machine, Billy Joel and Simple Minds.

  • The Justin Rielly Show - Laura Bastida (Volume One Finale, Hour 1) (5/27/18) Aired: Sunday, May 27, 2018

    The volume one finale kicks off with an intro (in French!) by featured guest Laura Bastida, before giving way to an hour of almost wall-to-wall tunes - featuring music by Bruce Springsteen, Tiny Dinosaurs, Susanna Rose, Eddie Money, David Bowie, Jeff Buckley, George Harrison, Billy Joel, Sylvie Lynn, Scritti Politti, Toad the Wet Sprocket, Big Wreck and The Band.

  • The Justin Rielly Show - Laura Bastida (Volume One Finale, Hour 2) (5/27/18) Aired: Sunday, May 27, 2018

    The second hour of the Volume One finale features the start of a conversation with friend and long-time fan Laura Bastida (including songs she personally selected for the show) and a tribute to the memory of Rochester theater artist Carl Girard; features music by Walk the Moon, Florence and the Machine, Corinne Bailey Rae, Bobby Long, Sam Bradley, Tristan Prettyman, Sara Bareilles and Tom Waits.

  • The Justin Rielly Show - Laura Bastida (Volume One Finale, Hour 3) (5/27/18) Aired: Sunday, May 27, 2018

    The epic volume one finale concludes with this hour, featuring more conversation with Laura Bastida and a show-opening dedication from musician and friend Sylvie Lynn; features music by Crowded House, Sting, Imagine Dragons, The Pretenders, Peter Gabriel, Violet Mary and Steve Winwood.