WWOZ Blog http://www.wwoz.org/blog/show-hosts/all en Make a free music video http://www.wwoz.org/blog/416061 <p>WWOZ is once again teaming up with the New Orleans Video Access Center and the New Orleans Jazz &amp; Heritage Foundation to produce free music videos for local musicians. This program, now in its second year, pairs talented local filmmakers with students (age 17 &amp; up) who want to learn all about the creative process behind music video production.</p><p><a href="http://www.wwoz.org/blog/416061" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://www.wwoz.org/blog/416061#comments Sun, 07 Feb 2016 04:24:00 +0000 Carrie Booher 416061 at http://www.wwoz.org World Journey Playlist Carnival Edition http://www.wwoz.org/blog/416376 <table cellpadding="0" cellspacing="0" style="width:100px"> <tbody> <tr> <th>Num.</th> <th>Title</th> <th>Artist</th> <th>Time</th> <th>Release</th> <th>Start Time</th> </tr> <tr> <td>1</td> <td>Last Time (Triumph Riddim, Precision) &quot;2015 Soca&quot;</td> <td>Alternative Quartet</td> <td>03:12</td> <td>&nbsp;</td> <td>2016/2/6 16:07:32</td></tr></tbody></table><p><a href="http://www.wwoz.org/blog/416376" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://www.wwoz.org/blog/416376#comments Sun, 07 Feb 2016 00:12:00 +0000 Allen Laskey 416376 at http://www.wwoz.org Rhythm Room Playlist 02/06/16 http://www.wwoz.org/blog/416346 <table cellpadding="0" cellspacing="0" style="width:100px"> <tbody> <tr> <th>Num.</th> <th>Title</th> <th>Artist</th> <th>Time</th> <th>Release</th> <th>Start Time</th> </tr> <tr> <td>1</td> <td>Carnival Baby</td> <td>Square one</td> <td>04:03</td> <td>Soca</td> <td>2016/2/5 22:02:44</td> </tr> <tr> <td>2</td> <td>Indians Her</td></tr></tbody></table><p><a href="http://www.wwoz.org/blog/416346" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://www.wwoz.org/blog/416346#comments Sat, 06 Feb 2016 06:26:00 +0000 Allen Laskey 416346 at http://www.wwoz.org Preservation Hall Jazz Band, "Go To The Mardi Gras" http://www.wwoz.org/blog/416056 <p>How can you get more New Orleans? It's the Preservation Hall Jazz Band doing Professor Longhair's "Go To The Mardi Gras." And before you try to see the Zulu king "down on St. Claude and Dumaine," be advised: that intersection went away in the 1960s in the name of "urban renewal" and later became part of Armstong Park.</p><p>&nbsp;</p><p><a href="http://www.wwoz.org/blog/416056" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://www.wwoz.org/blog/416056#comments WWOZ Latest Thu, 04 Feb 2016 15:41:00 +0000 David Stafford 416056 at http://www.wwoz.org New music spotlight: T'Monde http://www.wwoz.org/blog/414631 <p>Cajun musicians today still tend to come to the music through tradition, and T&#39;Monde is no exception.</p><p><a href="http://www.wwoz.org/blog/414631" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://www.wwoz.org/blog/414631#comments Recorded music review Tue, 02 Feb 2016 15:14:00 +0000 Carrie Booher 414631 at http://www.wwoz.org Sonny Landreth & Zachary Richard, "Ay Ai Ai" http://www.wwoz.org/blog/414626 <p>From KRVS in Lafayette, it's Sonny Landreth with Cajun singer-songwriter-poet Zachary Richard on harmonica. They cover Clifton Chenier's "Ay Ai Ai," a track Landreth recorded for his 1993 album <em>Down in Louisiana</em>.</p><p>&nbsp;</p><p><a href="http://www.wwoz.org/blog/414626" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://www.wwoz.org/blog/414626#comments WWOZ Latest Mon, 01 Feb 2016 19:33:00 +0000 David Stafford 414626 at http://www.wwoz.org Black History Month events at New Orleans Public Library http://www.wwoz.org/blog/412681 <p>The <a href="http://www.neworleanspubliclibrary.org/">New Orleans Public Library</a> is hosting a few special events in February as part of their 2016 Black History Month Celebration.</p><p><a href="http://www.wwoz.org/blog/412681" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://www.wwoz.org/blog/412681#comments Live event Sun, 31 Jan 2016 19:21:00 +0000 Carrie Booher 412681 at http://www.wwoz.org Rhythm Room Playlist 1/29/16 http://www.wwoz.org/blog/414166 <table cellpadding="0" cellspacing="0" style="width:100px"> <tbody> <tr> <th>Num.</th> <th>Title</th> <th>Artist</th> <th>Time</th> <th>Release</th> <th>Start Time</th> </tr> <tr> <td>1</td> <td>The funky elephant</td> <td>Ben Sidran</td> <td>03:25</td> <td>&nbsp;</td> <td>2016/1/29 22:00:15</td> </tr> <tr> <td>2</td> <td>You</td></tr></tbody></table><p><a href="http://www.wwoz.org/blog/414166" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://www.wwoz.org/blog/414166#comments Sat, 30 Jan 2016 06:04:00 +0000 Allen Laskey 414166 at http://www.wwoz.org Free concerts at the Jazz & Heritage Center http://www.wwoz.org/blog/413031 <p>The New Orleans Jazz &amp; Heritage Foundation&#39;s free concert series continues in 2016 with shows from the Bridge Trio, John Boutte &amp; Shannon Powell, and Cyrus Chestnut.</p><p><a href="http://www.wwoz.org/blog/413031" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://www.wwoz.org/blog/413031#comments Live event Thu, 28 Jan 2016 20:48:00 +0000 Carrie Booher 413031 at http://www.wwoz.org Cuttin’ Class with KIPP Central City Academy http://www.wwoz.org/blog/413401 <p>Cuttin' Class is WWOZ's series of live in-studio performances by middle and high school age students from the Greater New Orleans area. Last month, students from the KIPP Central City Academy joined show host Nita Ketner in our studio. Look for the kids from KIPP Central City in Mardi Gras parades this carnival season.</p><p>&nbsp;</p><p><a href="http://www.wwoz.org/blog/413401" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://www.wwoz.org/blog/413401#comments WWOZ Latest Wed, 27 Jan 2016 12:32:00 +0000 David Stafford 413401 at http://www.wwoz.org