WWOZ Blog http://www.wwoz.org/blog/show-hosts/all en Zydeco "Beast of Burden" at Festival International de Louisiane http://www.wwoz.org/blog/334216 <p>A uniquely zydeco take on the 1978 Rolling Stones hit "Beast of Burden" at last month's Festival International de Louisiane in Lafayette. The video is credited to "Buckwheat Zydeco &amp; Friends" but the legendary Stanley Dural makes only a brief cameo at the end.</p><p><a href="http://www.wwoz.org/blog/334216" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://www.wwoz.org/blog/334216#comments WWOZ Latest Mon, 04 May 2015 13:10:00 +0000 David Stafford 334216 at http://www.wwoz.org Piano Night 2015 Photo Highlights http://www.wwoz.org/blog/332771 <p><span>Here's a few of our favorite photos from Piano Night, which happened on Monday, April 27. For many more photos, click here</span><span>:&nbsp;</span><a href="https://www.flickr.com/photos/wwoz/sets/72157651826610840/with/17282161316/" target="_blank">PIANO NIGHT PHOTO HIGHLIGHTS</a><span>.</span></p><p><span><br /></span></p><p><span>Nigel Hall. Photo by Kichea S. Burt.</span></p><p><a href="http://www.wwoz.org/blog/332771" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://www.wwoz.org/blog/332771#comments Mon, 04 May 2015 11:45:00 +0000 David Stafford 332771 at http://www.wwoz.org Stay Connected: WWOZ on Social Media http://www.wwoz.org/blog/334191 <p>WWOZ is on a variety of social media networks. Follow, like, tweet, share, pin, and join in any and all other forms of interacting with us!</p><p><a href="http://www.wwoz.org/blog/334191" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://www.wwoz.org/blog/334191#comments Mon, 04 May 2015 11:35:00 +0000 Carrie Booher 334191 at http://www.wwoz.org Jazz Fest 2015, Saturday May 2 Photo Highlights http://www.wwoz.org/blog/334186 <p><span>Here's a few of our favorite photos from Day 6 (Saturday, May 2) of Jazz Fest, and for a whole bunch more, click here:&nbsp;</span><a href="https://www.flickr.com/photos/wwoz/sets/72157652332162795/" target="_blank">JAZZ FEST PHOTOS HIGHLIGHTS</a>.</p><p>&nbsp;</p><p>Royal Southern Brotherhood. &nbsp;Photo by Ryan Hodgson-Rigsbee.</p><p><a href="http://www.wwoz.org/blog/334186" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://www.wwoz.org/blog/334186#comments WWOZ Latest Sun, 03 May 2015 13:27:00 +0000 David Stafford 334186 at http://www.wwoz.org BILL'S 2015 JAZZ FEST PICKS - DAY VII http://www.wwoz.org/blog/334181 <p>&nbsp;</p> <p>As the Dirty Dozen Brass Band with Dr. John would tell you, &ldquo;It&rsquo;s All Over Now.&rdquo; However, as is usually the case at the unchallenged greatest music and culture event on the planet, there is way too much to see before 7:00 this eve:</p><p><a href="http://www.wwoz.org/blog/334181" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://www.wwoz.org/blog/334181#comments Sun, 03 May 2015 13:14:00 +0000 Bill deTurk 334181 at http://www.wwoz.org Jazz Fest 2015, Friday May 1 Photo Highlights http://www.wwoz.org/blog/334026 <p>Here's a few of our favorite photos from Day 5 (Friday, May 1) of Jazz Fest, and for a whole bunch more, click here:&nbsp;<a href="https://www.flickr.com/photos/wwoz/sets/72157651898180298/" target="_blank">JAZZ FEST PHOTOS HIGHLIGHTS.</a></p><p>&nbsp;</p><p>Delfeayo Marsalis &amp; the Uptown Jazz Orchestra at Jazz Fest. Photo by Ryan Hodgson-Rigsbee.</p><p><a href="http://www.wwoz.org/blog/334026" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://www.wwoz.org/blog/334026#comments WWOZ Latest Sat, 02 May 2015 12:22:00 +0000 David Stafford 334026 at http://www.wwoz.org Christian McBride Co-Hosts Soul Sister's "Soul Power" this Saturday, May 2, for James Brown Birthday Show http://www.wwoz.org/blog/333416 <p>Bass virtuoso and four-time Grammy winner Christian McBride is one of the most important figures in jazz, having been associated with Chick Corea, Herbie Hancock, Freddie Hubbard, and many others, in addition to his own projects.</p><p><a href="http://www.wwoz.org/blog/333416" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://www.wwoz.org/blog/333416#comments Jazz Fest Special Show Sat, 02 May 2015 10:00:00 +0000 Soul Sister 333416 at http://www.wwoz.org Rhythm Room 05 01 15 http://www.wwoz.org/blog/334016 <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/334016" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://www.wwoz.org/blog/334016#comments Sat, 02 May 2015 05:27:00 +0000 Allen Laskey 334016 at http://www.wwoz.org New, Unreleased James Booker Tracks http://www.wwoz.org/blog/333806 <p><span>I'm really excited about my show tonight (Friday, May 1, from 10p to midnight). You'll be able to hear the premiere of tracks&nbsp;</span><span>that James Booker did sessions on in the early 70's in California. </span></p><p><span>These have never been released or even heard since they were recorded!</span></p><p><a href="http://www.wwoz.org/blog/333806" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://www.wwoz.org/blog/333806#comments Fri, 01 May 2015 13:15:00 +0000 David Stafford 333806 at http://www.wwoz.org BILL'S 2015 JAZZ FEST PICKS - DAY V http://www.wwoz.org/blog/333801 <p>&nbsp;</p> <p>There are only 3 days left for this year&rsquo;s New Orleans Jazz &amp; Heritage Festival, the unchallenged greatest music and culture event on the planet, but there is still a plethora of players to appreciate:</p><p><a href="http://www.wwoz.org/blog/333801" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://www.wwoz.org/blog/333801#comments Fri, 01 May 2015 13:07:00 +0000 Bill deTurk 333801 at http://www.wwoz.org