WWOZ Blog http://www.wwoz.org/blog/show-hosts/all en Davell Crawford at the Bern Jazz Festival, 1996 http://www.wwoz.org/blog/238525 <p>Relax this weekend and enjoy a 40-minute-long set by&nbsp;<a href="http://www.wwoz.org/new-orleans-community/piano-night">WWOZ Piano Night</a> artist Davell Crawford, from R&amp;B Night at the 1996 Bern Jazz Festival.</p> <p>&nbsp;</p> <p style="text-align: center;"><iframe allowfullscreen="" frameborder="0" height="315" src="//www.youtube.com/embed/qjO9A_NnK2w" width="420"></iframe></p> http://www.wwoz.org/blog/238525#comments WWOZ Latest Fri, 18 Apr 2014 14:32:00 +0000 David Stafford 238525 at http://www.wwoz.org Isley Brothers, "That Lady" and "Live It Up" on Soul Train, 1974 http://www.wwoz.org/blog/238410 <p>In this clip from a 1974 episode of <a href="http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Soul_Train"><i>Soul Train</i></a>, the Isley Brothers do two songs: &quot;That Lady&quot; from the seminal <i>3+3</i> album (1973), and the title track from <i>Live It Up</i> (1974).</p><p><a href="http://www.wwoz.org/blog/238410" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://www.wwoz.org/blog/238410#comments WWOZ Latest Thu, 17 Apr 2014 13:58:00 +0000 David Stafford 238410 at http://www.wwoz.org Piano Night Artist: Nigel Hall, "Never Know" http://www.wwoz.org/blog/238278 <p>If you didn&#39;t catch jazz-soul-funk pianist Nigel Hall the other day at French Quarter Fest (see the photo above), he&#39;ll be appearing at <a href="http://www.wwoz.org/new-orleans-community/piano-night">WWOZ&#39;s Piano Night</a> on April 28.</p> <p>Below, he does a solo version of the Soulive song &quot;Never Know&quot; at the MoBoogie Loft in Denver in 2010.</p> <p>&nbsp;</p><p><a href="http://www.wwoz.org/blog/238278" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://www.wwoz.org/blog/238278#comments WWOZ Latest Tue, 15 Apr 2014 15:25:00 +0000 David Stafford 238278 at http://www.wwoz.org WWOZ DJ To Host Record/Clothing Sale to Benefit Non-Profit http://www.wwoz.org/blog/238253 <p>WWOZ Morning Set DJ Mark LaMaire will host a record/clothing sale at his house on Saturday, April 19 from 9 AM until 4 PM.&nbsp; Proceeds from the sale will benefit One World Family International, a non-profit responsible for sending dozens of Burmese refugee children to school in Thailand since 2010.&nbsp; The sale will feature hundreds of records and CDs as well as a large collection of exoti</p><p><a href="http://www.wwoz.org/blog/238253" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://www.wwoz.org/blog/238253#comments Tue, 15 Apr 2014 13:00:00 +0000 Mark LaMaire 238253 at http://www.wwoz.org 19th Annual JALC'S Essentially Ellington http://www.wwoz.org/blog/238252 <p>&nbsp;</p> <p>Every year after Jazz Fest, Jelly Roll Justice heads to New York to attend and report on the Jazz at Lincoln Center&rsquo;s (JALC) Essentially Ellington High School Jazz Band Competition &amp; Festival.&nbsp; The 15 finalist bands that will compete in the prestigious competition at Frederick P. Rose Hall on May 8 &ndash; 10, 2014 come from all regions of the United States.</p><p><a href="http://www.wwoz.org/blog/238252" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://www.wwoz.org/blog/238252#comments Tue, 15 Apr 2014 01:41:00 +0000 Jelly Roll Justice 238252 at http://www.wwoz.org Aurora Nealand & The Royal Roses, "Ferryman" http://www.wwoz.org/blog/238181 <p>Aurora Nealand &amp; The Royal Roses look like they&#39;re having a great time in the latest Bloody Sunday Session (see below) video, and it&#39;s just as much fun to watch.</p><p><a href="http://www.wwoz.org/blog/238181" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://www.wwoz.org/blog/238181#comments WWOZ Latest Mon, 14 Apr 2014 12:50:00 +0000 David Stafford 238181 at http://www.wwoz.org The WWOZ Kitchen and Sound Effects Department http://www.wwoz.org/blog/238179 <p>From last Saturday night&#39;s midnight to 3am show, the video of Jamie&#39;s on-air gravity test:</p> <p><a href="https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=0VdkTwQt7vc&amp;feature=youtu.be">https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=0VdkTwQt7vc&amp;feature=youtu.be&nbsp;</a></p> <p>&nbsp;</p> <p>Why? &nbsp;</p> <p>(oh why?)</p><p><a href="http://www.wwoz.org/blog/238179" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://www.wwoz.org/blog/238179#comments Reflections and rants Mon, 14 Apr 2014 04:10:00 +0000 jdellapa 238179 at http://www.wwoz.org Dr. John, "Revolution" http://www.wwoz.org/blog/238151 <p>He played yesterday afternoon at French Quarter Fest, so here&#39;s a little Dr. John to mark the occasion. It&#39;s the official video for &quot;Revolution&quot; from <i>Locked Down</i>&quot;, filmed at the Brooklyn Academy of Music by Reid Long.</p> <p>&nbsp;</p><p><a href="http://www.wwoz.org/blog/238151" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://www.wwoz.org/blog/238151#comments WWOZ Latest Fri, 11 Apr 2014 18:48:00 +0000 David Stafford 238151 at http://www.wwoz.org Films and Speakers at French Quarter Fest http://www.wwoz.org/blog/237957 <p>Along with all the fantastic music, there are some great <a href="http://fqfi.org/frenchquarter/fests/special_events/" target="_blank">special events at French Quarter Fest</a>&nbsp;this weekend (April 10-13).&nbsp;In particular, there&#39;s a great lineup of films and speakers, all of which are, like the rest of FQF, free.</p> <p>&nbsp;</p><p><a href="http://www.wwoz.org/blog/237957" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://www.wwoz.org/blog/237957#comments Fri, 11 Apr 2014 18:00:00 +0000 David Stafford 237957 at http://www.wwoz.org Heartbleed Bug: Change Your Password http://www.wwoz.org/blog/238119 <p>If you&#39;re registered at wwoz.org, please change your password to protect your data against an internet-wide security vulnerability called the &quot;Heartbleed&quot; bug. The Heartbleed bug affects the OpenSSL framework, which run is by about two-thirds of the servers on the internet, including ours.</p><p><a href="http://www.wwoz.org/blog/238119" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://www.wwoz.org/blog/238119#comments Fri, 11 Apr 2014 15:41:00 +0000 David Stafford 238119 at http://www.wwoz.org