WWOZ Blog http://www.wwoz.org/blog/show-hosts/all en Muddy Waters, "I'll Put A Tiger In Your Tank" live, 1960 http://www.wwoz.org/blog/321481 <p>Muddy Waters performs "I'll Put A Tiger In Your Tank" live at the Newport Jazz Festival in July 1960, one of three Willie Dixon songs he performed that day (the others were "I Got My Brand on You" and "I'm Your Hoochie Coochie Man").</p><p>&nbsp;</p><p><a href="http://www.wwoz.org/blog/321481" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://www.wwoz.org/blog/321481#comments WWOZ Latest Fri, 27 Mar 2015 14:43:00 +0000 David Stafford 321481 at http://www.wwoz.org The Music Box heads to City Park http://www.wwoz.org/blog/321476 <p>The famous Music Box is taking a ride--or an airlift, to be more precise. The interactive kinetic musical structures are on the move! The musical houses will be landing at various sites around New Orleans for the rest of the year, hosting performances, artist talks, educational workshops, and free hours where members of the public can play and interact with the structural instruments.</p><p><a href="http://www.wwoz.org/blog/321476" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://www.wwoz.org/blog/321476#comments Live event Fri, 27 Mar 2015 12:25:00 +0000 Carrie Booher 321476 at http://www.wwoz.org French Quarter Fest: Facts & Tips http://www.wwoz.org/blog/320516 <p>French Quarter Fest is rapidly approaching; this year&#39;s festival will be happening from Thursday, April 9 to Sunday April 12. WWOZ will be there broadcasting live for those of you who can&#39;t make it in person.</p> <p>With less than three weeks to go, check out these lesser-known facts about one of New Orleans&#39; biggest and fastest growing festivals:</p><p><a href="http://www.wwoz.org/blog/320516" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://www.wwoz.org/blog/320516#comments Live event Fri, 27 Mar 2015 12:23:00 +0000 Carrie Booher 320516 at http://www.wwoz.org Rhythm Room Playlist 0/27/15 http://www.wwoz.org/blog/321661 <table cellpadding="0" cellspacing="0" style="width:100px"> <tbody> <tr> <th style="vertical-align:top">Num.</th> <th style="vertical-align:top">Title</th> <th style="vertical-align:top">Artist</th> <th style="vertical-align:top">Time</th> <th style="vertical-align:top">Release</th> <th style="vertical-align:top">Start Time</th> </tr> <tr> <td style="vertical</tr></tbody></table><p><a href="http://www.wwoz.org/blog/321661" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://www.wwoz.org/blog/321661#comments Fri, 27 Mar 2015 12:20:00 +0000 Allen Laskey 321661 at http://www.wwoz.org French Quarter Fest Films http://www.wwoz.org/blog/320571 <p>There is a smaller film festival inside the larger French Quarter Festival this year, happening from Friday, April 10 to Sunday, April 12. Films are free and open to the public. Showings are at Le Petit Theatre du Vieux Carre, located at 616 St. Peter St.</p><p><a href="http://www.wwoz.org/blog/320571" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://www.wwoz.org/blog/320571#comments Live event Fri, 27 Mar 2015 12:19:00 +0000 Carrie Booher 320571 at http://www.wwoz.org 2015 French Quarter Fest Schedule http://www.wwoz.org/blog/321471 <p>The 2015 French Quarter Fest schedule is out! See below for dates, stages, times, and performers.</p> <h3>Thursday, April 9<br /> &nbsp;</h3> <p><img src="http://i62.tinypic.com/szv9ky.png" /></p><p><a href="http://www.wwoz.org/blog/321471" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://www.wwoz.org/blog/321471#comments Live event Fri, 27 Mar 2015 12:18:00 +0000 Carrie Booher 321471 at http://www.wwoz.org Alex McMurray, "You've Got To Be Crazy To Live In This Town" http://www.wwoz.org/blog/320986 <p>Alex McMurray sings "You've Got To Be Crazy To Live In This Town" with Paul Sanchez and the Rolling Road Show. The performance happened at a Threadheads benefit concert held at the Sixth and I Historic Synagogue in Washington DC, June 3rd, 2010.</p><p>&nbsp;</p><p><a href="http://www.wwoz.org/blog/320986" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://www.wwoz.org/blog/320986#comments WWOZ Latest Wed, 25 Mar 2015 11:47:00 +0000 David Stafford 320986 at http://www.wwoz.org The Largest Free Music Festival in the U.S. - French Quarter Fest! http://www.wwoz.org/blog/320941 <p>&nbsp;</p><p><a href="http://www.wwoz.org/blog/320941" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://www.wwoz.org/blog/320941#comments Tue, 24 Mar 2015 15:18:00 +0000 Bill deTurk 320941 at http://www.wwoz.org Marianne Faithfull, "Working Class Hero" http://www.wwoz.org/blog/320566 <p style="text-align: center;"><strong><em>Note this video is NSFW--it contains an F-bomb at about 3:50. </em></strong></p><p><a href="http://www.wwoz.org/blog/320566" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://www.wwoz.org/blog/320566#comments WWOZ Latest Mon, 23 Mar 2015 13:35:00 +0000 David Stafford 320566 at http://www.wwoz.org Spring 2015 Jazz in the Park schedule announced http://www.wwoz.org/blog/318316 <p>When the river starts to rise from all the snow melting up north, it&#39;s time for live outdoor music to make its return! Jazz In the Park at Armstrong Park relaunches in just under a month with a stellar lineup of free weekly concerts running mid-April to mid-June. Kicking off this spring&#39;s festivities will be the Honey Island Swamp Band and The Revealers on Thursday, April 16.</p><p><a href="http://www.wwoz.org/blog/318316" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://www.wwoz.org/blog/318316#comments Live event Mon, 23 Mar 2015 10:32:00 +0000 Carrie Booher 318316 at http://www.wwoz.org