WWOZ Blog http://www.wwoz.org/blog/show-hosts/all en Nancy Wilson, Jazz Scene USA 1962 http://www.wwoz.org/blog/304871 <p>For your weekend viewing pleasure, here's 26 minutes of legendary song stylist Nancy Wilson: a complete 1962 episode of <em>Jazz Scene USA</em>. She's joined by Lou Levy on piano, Al McKibbon on bass, and Kenny Dennis on drums. <em>Jazz Scene USA</em> was hosted by Oscar Brown, Jr. and produced by Steve Allen.</p><p><a href="http://www.wwoz.org/blog/304871" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://www.wwoz.org/blog/304871#comments WWOZ Latest Sat, 31 Jan 2015 00:40:00 +0000 David Stafford 304871 at http://www.wwoz.org Soul Sister's Krewe of King James to March Sat., Jan. 31 in Krewe Delusion Parade with King Nigel Hall http://www.wwoz.org/blog/304151 <div><strong>The Krewe of King James: Super Bad Sex Machine Strollers Krewe Announces its King, Musician Nigel Hall, and March in Krewe Delusion Parade, January 31</strong></div> <div>&nbsp;</div> <div>The Krewe of King James: Super Bad Sex Machine Strollers, founded by krewe captain DJ Soul Sister and led by Soul Sister and co-captain Pamela Blackmon of Funk Baby New Orleans, announce its f</div><p><a href="http://www.wwoz.org/blog/304151" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://www.wwoz.org/blog/304151#comments Thu, 29 Jan 2015 18:38:00 +0000 Soul Sister 304151 at http://www.wwoz.org Stanton Moore Trio, "Carnival," "Driftin'," and "Magnolia Triangle" http://www.wwoz.org/blog/304146 <p>KPLU in Seattle describes the Stanton Moore Trio (pianist David Torkanowsky and bassist James Singleton join drummer Stanton Moore) as three guys who &quot;are among the most sought-after musicians in a city brimming with great players.&quot; Sounds about right.</p><p><a href="http://www.wwoz.org/blog/304146" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://www.wwoz.org/blog/304146#comments WWOZ Latest Thu, 29 Jan 2015 14:11:00 +0000 David Stafford 304146 at http://www.wwoz.org Rhythm Room Playlist 01/31/15 http://www.wwoz.org/blog/304876 <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/304876" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://www.wwoz.org/blog/304876#comments Thu, 29 Jan 2015 06:08:00 +0000 Allen Laskey 304876 at http://www.wwoz.org Tom McDermott & Meschiya Lake, "Summertime" http://www.wwoz.org/blog/303811 <p>Tom McDermott &amp; Meschiya Lake, at Lusher Charter School, part of the Positive Vibrations Foundation&#39;s Summer Concert Series for 2014, doing Gershwin&#39;s &quot;Summertime&quot;. For all our friends up in the frozen north this January day.</p> <p>&nbsp;</p> http://www.wwoz.org/blog/303811#comments WWOZ Latest Wed, 28 Jan 2015 14:21:00 +0000 David Stafford 303811 at http://www.wwoz.org k.d. lang, "Down To My Last Cigarette" and "Tears Don't Care Who Cries Them" http://www.wwoz.org/blog/303341 <p>With her band the Reclines, here&#39;s k.d. lang in a vinatage 1980s appearance on the Tonight Show with Johnny Carson, doing two songs: &quot;Down To My Last Cigarette&quot; and &quot;Tears Don&#39;t Care Who Cries Them.&quot; These are cuts from the 1988 album <em>Shadowland;</em>&nbsp;produced by Owen Bradley, it&#39;s lang&#39;s homage to the classic Nashville sound.</p> <p>&nbsp;</p> http://www.wwoz.org/blog/303341#comments WWOZ Latest Mon, 26 Jan 2015 12:45:00 +0000 David Stafford 303341 at http://www.wwoz.org Smoking Time Jazz Club CD Release Party - Feb. 1 http://www.wwoz.org/blog/302261 <p>New Orleans jazz traditionalists The Smoking Time Jazz Club will be celebrating the release of their new studio album, &quot;Everything Is Righteous,&quot; on Sunday, February 1 from 9pm-11:30pm at the Allways Lounge. This is a fun and rare opportunity to catch this band outside of their usual French Quarter/Frenchmen Street haunts.</p><p><a href="http://www.wwoz.org/blog/302261" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://www.wwoz.org/blog/302261#comments Live event Sat, 24 Jan 2015 01:26:00 +0000 Carrie Hadler 302261 at http://www.wwoz.org Louis Prima, Four Songs Live http://www.wwoz.org/blog/302201 <p>In this television appearance, Louis Prima, a former student at Warren Easton and Jesuit Highs, rips through a medley of four songs in just three-and-a-half minutes: &quot;When You&#39;re Smiling,&quot; &quot;C&#39;รจ La Luna,&quot; &quot;Zooma Zooma,&quot; and &quot;Oh Marie Awesome.&quot; He&#39;s performing with Keely Smith, Sam Butera and the Witnesses.</p> <p>&nbsp;</p> http://www.wwoz.org/blog/302201#comments WWOZ Latest Fri, 23 Jan 2015 12:07:00 +0000 David Stafford 302201 at http://www.wwoz.org Rhythm Room Playlist 1/24/14 http://www.wwoz.org/blog/302616 <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">Rating</th> <th style="vertical-align:top">Start Tim</th></tr></tbody></table><p><a href="http://www.wwoz.org/blog/302616" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://www.wwoz.org/blog/302616#comments Fri, 23 Jan 2015 06:05:00 +0000 Allen Laskey 302616 at http://www.wwoz.org Chewbacchus 2015 http://www.wwoz.org/blog/301606 <p style="text-align:center">I would like to send a personal invite to all to take part in the Integalactic Krewe of Chewbacchus Parade this year. It is one of the easiest of all Mardi Gras Krewes. The krewe is open to anyone.</p><p><a href="http://www.wwoz.org/blog/301606" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://www.wwoz.org/blog/301606#comments Wed, 21 Jan 2015 15:55:00 +0000 bobrod 301606 at http://www.wwoz.org