WWOZ Blog http://www.wwoz.org/blog/show-hosts/all en Gal Holiday and the Honky Tonk Revue, "To Make Amends" http://www.wwoz.org/blog/252761 <p>Just released: the first music video by Gal Holiday and the Honky Tonk Revue for &quot;To Make Amends&quot; a song from their most recent album <i>Last To Leave</i>. It was filmed live, in a single, long tracking shot, at Side Show Props/Moviesets in Slidell, LA.</p> <p>&nbsp;</p><p><a href="http://www.wwoz.org/blog/252761" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://www.wwoz.org/blog/252761#comments WWOZ Latest Mon, 21 Jul 2014 14:09:00 +0000 David Stafford 252761 at http://www.wwoz.org 1934 Louisiana Lomax Recordings Now Available Online http://www.wwoz.org/blog/252516 <p>It's a great day for historians and fans of Louisiana's rich musical heritage-- the John and Alan Lomax recordings from their summer 1934 trip through the southern portion of the state are now available online, complete with photographs and extensive notes, including translations. The recordings include songs sung in both English and French.</p> <p><a href="http://www.wwoz.org/blog/252516" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://www.wwoz.org/blog/252516#comments Recorded music review Sun, 20 Jul 2014 16:17:00 +0000 Carrie Hadler 252516 at http://www.wwoz.org Kermit Ruffins with Jam in the Van http://www.wwoz.org/blog/251906 <p>Here&#39;s three songs by Kermit Ruffins, Guardian of the Groove, recorded during last Jazz Fest while parked just outside his Treme Mother-in-Law Lounge in the Jam in the Van vehicle: &quot;Treme&quot;, &quot;Marie&quot;, and &quot;Ooh Child&quot;. Plus as lagniappe, a short interview during which Kermit professes: &quot;I&#39;m a master chef, and I play music on the side.&quot;</p><p><a href="http://www.wwoz.org/blog/251906" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://www.wwoz.org/blog/251906#comments WWOZ Latest Fri, 18 Jul 2014 12:00:00 +0000 David Stafford 251906 at http://www.wwoz.org Jon Cleary with Jam in the Van on Piano Night http://www.wwoz.org/blog/251271 <p>Last <a href="http://www.wwoz.org/new-orleans-community/piano-night">Piano Night</a> (April 28), the Jam in the Van vehicle parked outside the House of Blues and recorded a few acts before they played inside. Here&#39;s Jon Cleary doing &quot;When You Get Back&quot; and &quot;Burgundy Street Boogie&quot;.</p> <p>&quot;When You Get Back&quot;</p><p><a href="http://www.wwoz.org/blog/251271" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://www.wwoz.org/blog/251271#comments WWOZ Latest Wed, 16 Jul 2014 12:33:00 +0000 David Stafford 251271 at http://www.wwoz.org Kristin Diable, "I Know A Man" http://www.wwoz.org/blog/250536 <p>Check out this moody &quot;behind the scenes music video&quot; from New Orleans singer-song writer Krisin Diable. &quot;I Know a Man&quot; from the album <i>Kristin Diable &amp; The City</i> was filmed inside the historic Upper Pontalba building on Jackson Square.</p> <p>&nbsp;</p><p><a href="http://www.wwoz.org/blog/250536" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://www.wwoz.org/blog/250536#comments WWOZ Latest Mon, 14 Jul 2014 13:03:00 +0000 David Stafford 250536 at http://www.wwoz.org Satchmo SummerFest, July 31 - August 3 http://www.wwoz.org/blog/250531 <p><a href="http://fqfi.org/satchmo" target="_blank">Satchmo SummerFest</a> happens July 31 - August 3 at the Old US Mint. During the days leading up to the fest, WWOZ will have a special set of preview interviews and in-studio performances, as follows</p><p><a href="http://www.wwoz.org/blog/250531" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://www.wwoz.org/blog/250531#comments WWOZ Latest Mon, 14 Jul 2014 12:39:00 +0000 David Stafford 250531 at http://www.wwoz.org The Neville Brothers at Tipitina's, 1991 http://www.wwoz.org/blog/250496 <p>For your weekend viewing pleasure, it&#39;s the Neville Brothers, nearly 80 minutes worth, recorded live at Tipitina&#39;s on June 19, 1991.</p><p><a href="http://www.wwoz.org/blog/250496" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://www.wwoz.org/blog/250496#comments WWOZ Latest Sat, 12 Jul 2014 13:45:00 +0000 David Stafford 250496 at http://www.wwoz.org Make Music New York: 350 Musicians Play "100+ BPM" http://www.wwoz.org/blog/250326 <p>Each year at the summer soltice, the Make Music New York Festival happens, with some 1300 performances over all five boroughs. This year for one of those performances, NPR Music commissioned a new piece by Sunny Jain of Red Baraat called &quot;100+ BPM&quot;.</p><p><a href="http://www.wwoz.org/blog/250326" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://www.wwoz.org/blog/250326#comments WWOZ Latest Fri, 11 Jul 2014 13:59:00 +0000 David Stafford 250326 at http://www.wwoz.org Snooks Eaglin, "Drop the Bomb", 1985 http://www.wwoz.org/blog/250241 <p>Storyville Records recently posted video of a 1985 performance of &quot;Drop the Bomb&quot; by the great New Orleans blues guitarist Snooks Eaglin (1936-2009).</p><p><a href="http://www.wwoz.org/blog/250241" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://www.wwoz.org/blog/250241#comments WWOZ Latest Thu, 10 Jul 2014 11:59:00 +0000 David Stafford 250241 at http://www.wwoz.org North Mississippi Hill Country Picnic http://www.wwoz.org/blog/250211 <p><em><strong>WWOZ&#39;s Jennifer Brady reports:</strong></em></p><p><a href="http://www.wwoz.org/blog/250211" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://www.wwoz.org/blog/250211#comments Wed, 09 Jul 2014 20:19:00 +0000 David Stafford 250211 at http://www.wwoz.org