WWOZ Blog http://www.wwoz.org/blog/show-hosts/all en New music spotlight: Nigel Hall http://www.wwoz.org/blog/393146 <p>New Orleans soul singer Nigel Hall released his latest album, &quot;<em>Ladies and Gentlemen... Nigel Hall</em>&quot; earlier this month on Feel Music Group/Round Hill Music. Hall displays incredible range throughout the album, which is full of Hall&#39;s signature smooth vocals and keyboard skills.</p><p><a href="http://www.wwoz.org/blog/393146" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://www.wwoz.org/blog/393146#comments Recorded music review Tue, 24 Nov 2015 15:17:00 +0000 Carrie Booher 393146 at http://www.wwoz.org Erica Falls, "It's Going to Be Alright" at WWOZ http://www.wwoz.org/blog/393156 <p>&nbsp;</p><p>Erica Falls performs "It's Going to Be Alright" in the WWOZ Studio in support of the recently competed 2015 Fall Pledge Drive.</p><p>&nbsp;</p><p><iframe style="display: block; margin-left: auto; margin-right: auto;" src="https://www.youtube.com/embed/TJNNxCsgDLQ" frameborder="0" width="520" height="293"></iframe></p> http://www.wwoz.org/blog/393156#comments WWOZ Latest Mon, 23 Nov 2015 13:08:00 +0000 David Stafford 393156 at http://www.wwoz.org Blood, Sweat & Hair http://www.wwoz.org/blog/393136 <p>Elsa Hahne and Golden G. Richard III&#39;s exhibition of 29 music photos, &quot;Blood, Sweat &amp; Hair,&quot; opened at the Jazz &amp; Heritage Gallery (1205 N. Rampart) on Saturday, November 14 and will be running through Friday, December 18. The 29 photos are a retrospective of music images captured over the years by the photography duo.</p><p><a href="http://www.wwoz.org/blog/393136" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://www.wwoz.org/blog/393136#comments Live event Mon, 23 Nov 2015 10:32:00 +0000 Carrie Booher 393136 at http://www.wwoz.org Oak Street Po-Boy Fest http://www.wwoz.org/blog/392216 <p>Oak Street Po-Boy Fest returns this Sunday, November 22 with live music and, of course, copious amounts of delicious po-boys. The festival runs through the Oak St. business corridor, from Carrollton to Eagle.</p><p><a href="http://www.wwoz.org/blog/392216" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://www.wwoz.org/blog/392216#comments Live event Sat, 21 Nov 2015 10:27:00 +0000 Carrie Booher 392216 at http://www.wwoz.org The Deslondes, "Out on the Rise" http://www.wwoz.org/blog/392211 <p>The Deslondes perform "Out on the Rise," in the Holy Cross, New Orleans. It's the final cut on their self-titled debut album, which we featured <a href="http://www.wwoz.org/blog/345436">last summer in our New Music Spotlight</a>.</p><p>&nbsp;</p><p><a href="http://www.wwoz.org/blog/392211" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://www.wwoz.org/blog/392211#comments WWOZ Latest Sat, 21 Nov 2015 09:57:00 +0000 David Stafford 392211 at http://www.wwoz.org Rhythm Room Playlist 11/20/15 http://www.wwoz.org/blog/393116 <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/393116" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://www.wwoz.org/blog/393116#comments Sat, 21 Nov 2015 06:04:00 +0000 Allen Laskey 393116 at http://www.wwoz.org Events honoring Allen Toussaint across the U.S. http://www.wwoz.org/blog/392606 <p>Love for Allen Toussaint and his music runs deep throughout the world. People in a few other cities in the U.S. have been in contact to let us know that they are hosting events to honor his life and legacy. These are unofficial events organized by loving fans and open to all who wish to celebrate Mr. Toussaint.</p><p><a href="http://www.wwoz.org/blog/392606" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://www.wwoz.org/blog/392606#comments Live event WWOZ Latest Fri, 20 Nov 2015 00:31:00 +0000 Carrie Booher 392606 at http://www.wwoz.org Allen Toussaint: Gentleman Genius of New Orleans Music http://www.wwoz.org/blog/392601 <p>&nbsp;</p><p><a href="http://www.wwoz.org/blog/392601" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://www.wwoz.org/blog/392601#comments Thu, 19 Nov 2015 23:22:00 +0000 Bill deTurk 392601 at http://www.wwoz.org New music spotlight: The Session http://www.wwoz.org/blog/391681 <p>The Session, a New Orleans-based contemporary jazz quintet, released their sophomore album, <em>Live from Snug Harbor</em>, earlier this year. The group decided that the best representation of their sound would be captured by recording live and, based on this album, it seems they were quite right.</p><p><a href="http://www.wwoz.org/blog/391681" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://www.wwoz.org/blog/391681#comments Recorded music review Tue, 17 Nov 2015 16:15:00 +0000 Carrie Booher 391681 at http://www.wwoz.org Colin Lake, "The World Alive" http://www.wwoz.org/blog/391326 <p>New Video, set in City Park: "The World Alive," written and performed by Colin Lake, from the album <em>One Thing That's for Sure</em>, recently featured in our <a href="http://www.wwoz.org/blog/357616">New Music Spotlight</a>.</p><p>&nbsp;</p><p><a href="http://www.wwoz.org/blog/391326" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://www.wwoz.org/blog/391326#comments WWOZ Latest Mon, 16 Nov 2015 12:44:00 +0000 David Stafford 391326 at http://www.wwoz.org