WWOZ Morning Set DJ Mark LaMaire will host a record/clothing sale at his house on Saturday, April...
If you didn't catch jazz-soul-funk pianist Nigel Hall the other day at French Quarter Fest (see...

New Orleans All The Way Live: The Iguanas Live at Rock n Bowl

On this week’s program we enjoy an hour of The Iguanas, a mainstay on roots rock scene in New Orleans, as they return to Mid-City Lanes Rock 'n' Bowl. We also stop by Magazine Street's beloved Rum House for some Carribean style tacos. Finally, we visit the Dinner Lab, an underground supper club, for five courses of traditional Thai food.

Jazz Fest 2014

Jazz Fest 2014 starts a week from Friday! Why do we love it so much? It has the world's greatest music lineup, a dizzying array of amazing food and drink, and the warm happy vibe of family reunion. And don't forget, we'll be live broadcasting some of the choicest parts.

Piano Night Tickets On Sale Now

Ellis Marsalis
Tickets are on sale for Piano Night, which happens April 28 at the House of Blues. It'll be another epic night of music, food, and 'OZ love! This year's lineup includes, among others, Confirmed so far: Ellis Marsalis, Jon Cleary, Davell Crawford, John Gros, Marcia Ball, Cyrus Chestnut and Joe Krown. Piano Night is 'OZ's flagship benefit event and has become a tradition among lovers of New Orleans music.

Join Team O-Z for the Crescent City Classic!

Team O-Z is gathering again to have a ball at New Orleans' largest road-run, the Crescent City Classic on April 19, 2014, and to raise funds for 'OZ. Our goal of $20,000; it's a tall order, but we're Guardians of the Groove. You can help!

Cuttin' Class with the Edna Karr High School Brass Band

The next edition of Cuttin' Class happens at noon on Thursday, April 17, when the Edna Karr High School Brass Band takes to the air waves, under the direction of Chris Herrero. Cuttin' Class is made possible by Coventry and Aetna.

Brass Pass Pick-Up Times and Locations

A Brass Pass from the past
Are you one of those 'OZilians dying to get your hands on the slab o' brass? We'll be doing pickup at several locations around town and at LMF's new location (not the Mint as in recent years) during French Quarter Fest. You can also get 'em at the 'OZ studios during set hours. Get exact dates and times here.

WWOZ Show Hosts' 2014 Jazz Fest Recommendations

Several of WWOZ's show hosts have agreed to share their "Not-to-be-missed-lists" for Jazz Fest 2014. Take advantage of their vast stores of musical knowledge and make it your best Jazz Fest yet.

Recipe: Shrimp Cornbread

What's better than some good ole fashioned cornbread? Cornbread with fresh jalapenos and shrimp that is! Cook up a batch of this traditional recipe from Brigsten's New Orleans restaurant to share with friends and family for a light treat but certainly not skimping on taste.