WWOZ Blog http://www.wwoz.org/blog/show-hosts/all en 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;è 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 Tin Men - No Man is an Island (on the Other Hand, I'm an Island) http://www.wwoz.org/blog/301611 <p>The Tin Men (Alex McMurray, Matt Perrine, and Washboard Chaz) recorded live in March 2013 at the Festival A Vaulx Jazz, in the Charlie Chaplin Cultural Center of Vaulx-en-Velin near Lyons, France.</p> <p>&nbsp;</p> http://www.wwoz.org/blog/301611#comments WWOZ Latest Wed, 21 Jan 2015 15:00:00 +0000 David Stafford 301611 at http://www.wwoz.org Aurora Nealand with Valéria Oliveira e Candeeiro Jazz http://www.wwoz.org/blog/301076 <p>During a show from MPB (música popular brasileira) last November, Aurora Nealand joins Valéria Oliveira e Candeeiro Jazz, at the Teatro Riachelo in Natal, a city in northeastern Brazil.</p> http://www.wwoz.org/blog/301076#comments WWOZ Latest Mon, 19 Jan 2015 14:28:00 +0000 David Stafford 301076 at http://www.wwoz.org New route for Krewe du Vieux; krewedelusion http://www.wwoz.org/blog/300001 <p>One of the first big parades of the Carnival season, Krewe du Vieux, is taking a new route this year. KdV, active since 1987, will cross Canal and parade through the CBD after heading through their more familiar stomping grounds in the Marigny and French Quarter starting at 6:30pm on Saturday, January 31.</p><p><a href="http://www.wwoz.org/blog/300001" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://www.wwoz.org/blog/300001#comments Mardi Gras Sun, 18 Jan 2015 20:06:00 +0000 Carrie Hadler 300001 at http://www.wwoz.org Application for Jazz Fest Community Outreach Tickets Now Open http://www.wwoz.org/blog/300341 <div>Do you work for a social service organization like a nonprofit, educational, religious, government, or community agency? Your group may be eligible for passes to the 2015 New Orleans Jazz &amp; Heritage Festival through their Community Outreach Tickets program! These free passes to Jazz Fest are for use by the people who are serviced by these types of organizations (i.e.</div><p><a href="http://www.wwoz.org/blog/300341" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://www.wwoz.org/blog/300341#comments Jazz Fest Sun, 18 Jan 2015 12:00:00 +0000 Carrie Hadler 300341 at http://www.wwoz.org