Touchdown Talk – Episode 5

Tim, Marc, and Max are joined by their first guest, former Patriots and Eagles cornerback and kick returner Ellis Hobbs. Ellis describes his career in both New England and Philadelphia, with plenty of stories and laughs. In addition to the interview, the guys discuss the pending free agency of Tom Brady and the first days of the 2020 NFL Scouting Combine in Indianapolis.

Hofstra Alumni Profiles – Dina Santorelli

Dina Santorelli graduated Hofstra in 1990 and received her Master’s at Hofstra in 2009. A few years after that she published the first iteration of what became the Baby Grand trilogy. Former Required Radio President Adam Castar sat down with Dina at Digital Waterworx in Plainview, to discuss her novel series, her writing background and anything she’s planning for the future. Music Credits: Music from “Werq” by Kevin MacLeod ( License: CC BY (

Hofstra Audio Magazine – Episode 1

Hofstra Audio Magazine, or H.A.M. , is your destination to find out the goings-on around Hofstra University. In this first episode Required Radio’s own Julia Berk sits down with Last Great Kings frontman and Hofstra student Tommy O’Connor to talk about his band, Pat Viala, a 5-time Grammy Award winning producer, speaks to H.A.M. about teaching music production classes at Hofstra, and Gina Santillo discusses the realities of relying on music licensing for radio shows. For more, keep it locked into Required Radio at and listen to us on Apple Podcasts, Google Podcasts, Stitcher and Spotify.

Hofstra Club Profiles – Hofstra Sp!t

On the latest installment of Hofstra Club Profiles, Adam Castar sits down with Kat Anderson, President of Hofstra’s spoken word poetry club, Hofstra Sp!t. Kat discusses how the club was founded, her experience joining as a freshman, and helping new members get acclimated to performing spoken word poetry. For more, keep it locked into Required Radio at Rate, Review and Subscribe on Apple Podcasts and Spotify!