WWOZ Blog http://www.wwoz.org/blog/show-hosts/all en 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 Check out some new music #3 http://www.wwoz.org/blog/250166 <p>&nbsp;</p> <p>What is up Ozillians,</p><p><a href="http://www.wwoz.org/blog/250166" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://www.wwoz.org/blog/250166#comments Wed, 09 Jul 2014 18:21:00 +0000 jreeves0667 250166 at http://www.wwoz.org Learn the History of NOLA Jazz Standards w/Special In-Studio Guest http://www.wwoz.org/blog/250046 <p>I'll be in subbing for the Traditional Jazz show tomorrow, Thursday, July 10, 2014 from 9-11am. Joining me will be John Joyce, bassist for New Orleans favorites <a href="http://www.smokingtimejazzclub.com/" rel="nofollow">The Smoking Time Jazz Club</a>. John is one of the most knowledgeable and committed jazz musicians I've had the pleasure of knowing.</p> <p><a href="http://www.wwoz.org/blog/250046" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://www.wwoz.org/blog/250046#comments Special Show Wed, 09 Jul 2014 13:43:00 +0000 Carrie Hadler 250046 at http://www.wwoz.org The Young Presidents with Ivan Neville, "Time" http://www.wwoz.org/blog/249361 <p>New York&#39;s The Young Presidents (Mitch Kaneff and Jake Hertzog) joined up with New Orleans icon Ivan Neville to shoot this &quot;<a href="" target="_blank">exuberant, fun video</a>&quot; of their original rock tune &quot;Time&quot; at various locations around town, including WWOZ.</p><p><a href="http://www.wwoz.org/blog/249361" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://www.wwoz.org/blog/249361#comments WWOZ Latest Mon, 07 Jul 2014 17:28:00 +0000 David Stafford 249361 at http://www.wwoz.org Meschiya Lake and The Little Big Horns, 4 Songs Live http://www.wwoz.org/blog/249101 <p>For your weekend viewing pleasure, here&#39;s a hot-off-the-presses, live-in-the studio performance by Meschiya Lake and the Little Big Horns at KEXP in Seattle, recorded on May 29 and published yesterday.</p><p><a href="http://www.wwoz.org/blog/249101" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://www.wwoz.org/blog/249101#comments WWOZ Latest Sat, 05 Jul 2014 15:08:00 +0000 David Stafford 249101 at http://www.wwoz.org Prince et al., "While My Guitar Gently Weeps", 2004 http://www.wwoz.org/blog/249076 <p>Prince, who&#39;s headlining <a href="" target="_blank">the Essence Music Festival in New Orleans</a> this weekend, possesses many musical gifts, perhaps none greater than as a rock-star-style guitarist.</p><p><a href="http://www.wwoz.org/blog/249076" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://www.wwoz.org/blog/249076#comments WWOZ Latest Fri, 04 Jul 2014 14:39:00 +0000 David Stafford 249076 at http://www.wwoz.org Clarence "Frogman" Henry, "Ain't Got No Home" http://www.wwoz.org/blog/247961 <p>Clarence &quot;Frogman&quot; Henry, a 2007 Louisiana Music Hall of Fame inductee and a New Orleans legend, delivers an epic eight-plus minute of his 1956 debut single, &quot;Ain&#39;t Got No Home&quot; at the LMHOF Legends Live show.</p> <p>&nbsp;</p><p><a href="http://www.wwoz.org/blog/247961" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://www.wwoz.org/blog/247961#comments WWOZ Latest Wed, 02 Jul 2014 12:19:00 +0000 David Stafford 247961 at http://www.wwoz.org