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 - The Sophistipop Show, or Danica Interviews...Justin?! (11/18/18, 5pm) Aired: Sunday, November 18, 2018

    This episode features actor-designer Danica Zielinski interviewing the playwright of Black Sheep's "Another Holiday Trilogy" - on his own show; features songs from the era of British sophistipop, with The Style Council, Swing Out Sister, Everything But the Girl, Danny Wilson, Johnny Hates Jazz, Breathe, Joe Jackson and The Blue Nile.

  • The Justin Rielly Show - 3 Years In, and a Pomplamoose Lecture (11/11/18) Aired: Sunday, November 11, 2018

    This episode marks three years since the very first show was recorded, and features actors Sean Michael Smith & Jack LoCastro from Screen Plays' live radio adaptation of "It's a Wonderful Life"; features music by Talking Heads, Pomplamoose, Violent Femmes, Moxy Fruvous, Faces, Chvrches, Leslie Lee & Steve Gretz, Simply Red and The Cranberries.

  • The Justin Rielly Show - It's Show 150 and Your Requests Too! (11/4/18) Aired: Sunday, November 4, 2018

    The 150th show features listener-submitted requests and a conversation with Polite Ink star/actor Don Beechner; features music by Charles Aznavour, Richard Thompson, Joni Mitchell, Paul Simon, The Blue Nile, The 1975, Tash Sultana, Talking Heads and Great Big Sea.

  • The Justin Rielly Show - Why WAYO Matters (10/28/18, 3pm) Aired: Sunday, October 28, 2018

    This episode (the first of two hours) features a guest appearance by WAYO studio co-lead Max Kelley as the station continues its 2019 fundraising efforts; includes music by George Michael, John Mellencamp & India.Arie, The Clash, Susanna Rose, Frank Zappa, Bruce Cockburn, Bill Withers and Don Henley - and a rare lengthy opening on the events of the October 27 shooting at a Pittsburgh synagogue. 

  • The Justin Rielly Show - A Bravura Visit (10/28/18, 4pm) Aired: Sunday, October 28, 2018

    This episode (the second of two hours) features a conversation with director Don Bartalo and playwright Stuart Loeb, as they discuss the David Hochstein bio-play "Bravura"; includes music by Richard O'Brien, Patricia Quinn, Nell Campbell & Charles Gray, John Hiatt, Yes, Bob Dylan, Nat King Cole, Cliff Richard, David Bowie and Herb Alpert with Janet Jackson & Lisa Keith.

  • The Justin Rielly Show - An Immersive Episode on Immigration (10/21/18) Aired: Sunday, October 21, 2018

    This episode features actor-pastor Nicole Iaquinto and Kirt & Cindy Schutt, as they discuss their immersion trip to Mexico to understand the impact of immigration on that side of the border - and the stories they gained from the experience; includes music by Led Zeppelin, Crowded House, Jackson Browne and Sting.

  • The Justin Rielly Show - Over the River and Through the Woods to 1983 We Go (10/14/18) Aired: Sunday, October 14, 2018

    This episode features actors Brian Tan, Donna Carpino and Ed Contini from Penfield Players' "Over the River and Through the Woods" and includes music from 1983; features music by Bryan Adams, Elton John, David Bowie, Billy Joel, Split Enz, Huey Lewis and the News, R.E.M., Stevie Ray Vaughan, Elvis Costello and the Attractions, and The Police.

  • 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.