WWOZ Blog http://www.wwoz.org/blog/show-hosts/all en Shine Delphi with Blind Boy Paxton, "You're A Mean One Mr Grinch" http://www.wwoz.org/blog/293991 <p>Wandering minstrel Shine Delphi and and multi-instrumentalist blues musician Blind Boy Paxton team up on &quot;You&#39;re A Mean One Mr Grinch,&quot; the theme song from the Dr. Seuss holiday TV classic. The footage here is from the recording sessions for <i>Best of Street New Orleans, Xmas</i>.</p> <p>&nbsp;</p><p><a href="http://www.wwoz.org/blog/293991" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://www.wwoz.org/blog/293991#comments WWOZ Latest Wed, 17 Dec 2014 19:43:00 +0000 David Stafford 293991 at http://www.wwoz.org New Orleans DNA: Times-Picayune archives from 1885 to 1930 http://www.wwoz.org/blog/292146 <p>It&#39;s a golden age for archive access. Another unique collection is slowly hitting the web, this time in the form of newspapers at the <a href="http://noladna.com/">New Orleans Digital News Paper Archive</a> (NOLA DNA).</p><p><a href="http://www.wwoz.org/blog/292146" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://www.wwoz.org/blog/292146#comments Wed, 17 Dec 2014 13:59:00 +0000 Carrie Hadler 292146 at http://www.wwoz.org Show guest photos! http://www.wwoz.org/blog/293711 <p>&nbsp;</p> <p>&nbsp;</p> <p>&nbsp;</p> <p>If you are interested in seeing photos of guests of the Tuesday New Orleans Music Show (and a few other OZ events) copy and paste my photo link. It&#39;s fun!&nbsp;</p> <div>&nbsp;</div> <div>https://www.facebook.com/media/set/?set=a.10150252655058837.326635.666433836&amp;type=1&amp;l=44fda8333d</div> http://www.wwoz.org/blog/293711#comments Wed, 17 Dec 2014 05:49:00 +0000 daniellesmall 293711 at http://www.wwoz.org Set List 12/16/14 http://www.wwoz.org/blog/293706 <p>Tuesday New Orleans Music Show 12/16/14&nbsp;</p><p><a href="http://www.wwoz.org/blog/293706" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://www.wwoz.org/blog/293706#comments Wed, 17 Dec 2014 05:39:00 +0000 daniellesmall 293706 at http://www.wwoz.org James Booker Birthday show http://www.wwoz.org/blog/293566 <p>Tonight on the Kitchen Sink 10 PM we&#39;ll have the annual James Booker Birthday show!&nbsp; Nothing but the PIano Prince in all his genius and finery.&nbsp; Special guest Bayou Maharajah director Lily Keber will be there to add scintillating commentary and update us on the latest Lil&#39; Booker news.&nbsp; There will be four-handed piano, rants, raves, Junco Partners, discussion of the CIA, </p><p><a href="http://www.wwoz.org/blog/293566" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://www.wwoz.org/blog/293566#comments Tue, 16 Dec 2014 22:20:00 +0000 JazzLunatique 293566 at http://www.wwoz.org Bob Dylan, "It Must Be Santa" http://www.wwoz.org/blog/293506 <p>This video delivers:</p><p><a href="http://www.wwoz.org/blog/293506" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://www.wwoz.org/blog/293506#comments WWOZ Latest Tue, 16 Dec 2014 14:40:00 +0000 David Stafford 293506 at http://www.wwoz.org Who Else is Coming to WWOZ's 34th Birthday Party this Friday? http://www.wwoz.org/blog/292181 <p><span class="userContent">This Friday, December 19, you&#39;re invited to WWOZ&#39;s 34th birthday celebration at <a data-hovercard="/ajax/hovercard/page.php?id=448025055499" href="https://tipitinas.com" target="_blank">Tipitina&#39;s</a>. Featuring Ivan Neville&#39;s Tribute to the Neville Brothers, Davell Crawford&#39;s Tribute to James Booker, and ya girl - that&#39;s me!</span></p><p><a href="http://www.wwoz.org/blog/292181" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://www.wwoz.org/blog/292181#comments Mon, 15 Dec 2014 19:39:00 +0000 Soul Sister 292181 at http://www.wwoz.org Holiday Music Video: Dr. John and Leon Redbone, "Frosty The Snowman" http://www.wwoz.org/blog/230863 <p>Let&#39;s take another look at this video, which we posted last year at Chistmas: Dr. John joins Leon Redbone for a duet of &quot;Frosty the Snowman.&quot; &nbsp;The track originally appeared on Redbone&#39;s 1987 <em>Christmas Island</em> album.</p><p><a href="http://www.wwoz.org/blog/230863" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://www.wwoz.org/blog/230863#comments WWOZ Latest Mon, 15 Dec 2014 13:21:00 +0000 David Stafford 230863 at http://www.wwoz.org Special Show on Vince Taylor http://www.wwoz.org/blog/292061 <p>&nbsp;</p> <p>Vince Taylor was Europe&#39;s version of Little Richard&#39;s showmanship and Elvis&#39; dancing and sexual appeal but, well, Taylor mostly lacked musical talent. &nbsp;Vince Taylor sang off-key and couldn&#39;t get his timing synched up to his band. &nbsp;His audience considered these technicalities as completely irrelevant. &nbsp;</p> <p>What? &nbsp;</p><p><a href="http://www.wwoz.org/blog/292061" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://www.wwoz.org/blog/292061#comments Special Show Sat, 13 Dec 2014 20:20:00 +0000 jdellapa 292061 at http://www.wwoz.org Thanksgiving in Christmas Town: On the Road with Genius http://www.wwoz.org/blog/290556 <p>&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp; On Thanksgiving weekend several of New Orleans&#39; finest musicians traveled to Natal, Brazil, to take part in the 4th Annual MPB Jazz Festival.&nbsp; Natal (&quot;Nativity&quot;), also known as the City of Dunes, in the Northeastern state of Rio Grande do Norte, is the closest Brazilian capital to Africa and Europe.&nbsp; Organized by Mitchell Player, Monica MacDowell</p><p><a href="http://www.wwoz.org/blog/290556" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://www.wwoz.org/blog/290556#comments Reflections and rants Special Show Sat, 13 Dec 2014 19:59:00 +0000 Dean Ellis 290556 at http://www.wwoz.org