WWOZ Blog http://www.wwoz.org/blog/show-hosts/all en Avett Brothers, "Bring Your Love To Me" http://www.wwoz.org/blog/280601 <p>This video for the Avett Brothers song &quot;Bring Your Love To Me&quot;, from their 2013 album <i>Magpie and the Dandelion</i>, employs the ancient art of shadow puppetry.</p><p><a href="http://www.wwoz.org/blog/280601" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://www.wwoz.org/blog/280601#comments WWOZ Latest Thu, 30 Oct 2014 14:21:00 +0000 David Stafford 280601 at http://www.wwoz.org The New Orleans Bingo! Show, "New Orleans" http://www.wwoz.org/blog/280201 <p>From the Kennedy Center in Washington, DC, here&#39;s Clint Maedgen of the Preservation Hall Jazz Band, with his musical game show cabaret: The New Orleans Bingo! Show, performing &quot;New Orleans.&quot;</p> <p>&nbsp;</p> <p style="text-align: center;"><iframe allowfullscreen="" frameborder="0" height="293" src="//www.youtube.com/embed/Pay3qbVU_kc" width="520"></iframe></p> http://www.wwoz.org/blog/280201#comments WWOZ Latest Wed, 29 Oct 2014 15:13:00 +0000 David Stafford 280201 at http://www.wwoz.org New Orleans Social Club, "Fortunate Son" http://www.wwoz.org/blog/279936 <p>Ivan Neville and the New Orleans Social Club offer up a funky version of the Creedence Clearwater Revival classic &quot;Fortunate Son&quot;, from their <i>Austin City Limits</i> appearance in October 2006. The song originally appeared on CCR&#39;s 1969 album <i>Willy and the Poor Boys</i>.</p> <p>&nbsp;</p><p><a href="http://www.wwoz.org/blog/279936" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://www.wwoz.org/blog/279936#comments WWOZ Latest Tue, 28 Oct 2014 11:02:00 +0000 David Stafford 279936 at http://www.wwoz.org The Rise and Fall of Paramount Records http://www.wwoz.org/blog/278501 <p>Paramount records was integral to the development of jazz and blues music in the United States. Founded in 1917 as a furniture store that included phonograph players in their furniture sales, Paramount quickly morphed into one of the most important record labels in American history.</p><p><a href="http://www.wwoz.org/blog/278501" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://www.wwoz.org/blog/278501#comments Mon, 27 Oct 2014 13:28:00 +0000 Carrie Hadler 278501 at http://www.wwoz.org Flow Tribe, "Back And Forth" http://www.wwoz.org/blog/278496 <p>Brand new video, just published this week: New Orleans-based funk-rock band Flow Tribe performs &quot;Back And Forth,&quot; a track from their new <i>Alligator White</i> EP, live at Tipitina&#39;s. Flow Tribe will be playing at Voodoo Fest on November 1.</p> <p>&nbsp;</p><p><a href="http://www.wwoz.org/blog/278496" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://www.wwoz.org/blog/278496#comments WWOZ Latest Mon, 27 Oct 2014 12:13:00 +0000 David Stafford 278496 at http://www.wwoz.org The Grateful Dead, Live 1978 http://www.wwoz.org/blog/279306 <p>For your weekend viewing pleasure, fifty-four minutes of selected tracks from a Grateful Dead show recorded on November 24, 1978 at the Capitol Theatre in Passaic, NJ. Among the songs included here are: &quot;Estimated Prophet,&quot; &quot;Shakedown Street,&quot; &quot;Ollin Arageed,&quot; &quot;Fire On The Mountain,&quot; and &quot;Sugar Magnolia.&quot;</p> <p>&nbsp;</p><p><a href="http://www.wwoz.org/blog/279306" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://www.wwoz.org/blog/279306#comments WWOZ Latest Sat, 25 Oct 2014 09:01:00 +0000 David Stafford 279306 at http://www.wwoz.org A Tale of Two Musical Cities. http://www.wwoz.org/blog/278476 <p>&ldquo;There are two great cities in America,&rdquo; said Larry Kirwan, founder and front-man of legendary progressive Celtic rock band, Black 47. &ldquo;One is New York City; the other is New Orleans.&rdquo;</p><p><a href="http://www.wwoz.org/blog/278476" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://www.wwoz.org/blog/278476#comments Live event Special Show Thu, 23 Oct 2014 16:12:00 +0000 Sharon Armstrong 278476 at http://www.wwoz.org Rhythm Room Playlist 10/25/14 http://www.wwoz.org/blog/279296 <table cellpadding="0" cellspacing="0" class="border" style="border: 1px solid rgb(102, 102, 102); border-collapse: collapse; color: rgb(0, 0, 0); font-family: Verdana, Arial, Helvetica, sans-serif; font-size: 11px; font-style: normal; font-variant: normal; font-weight: normal; letter-spacing: normal; line-height: normal; orphans: auto; text-align: start; text-indent: 0px; text-transform: none; wh<p><a href="http://www.wwoz.org/blog/279296" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://www.wwoz.org/blog/279296#comments Thu, 23 Oct 2014 05:10:00 +0000 Allen Laskey 279296 at http://www.wwoz.org New Orleans artists at Voodoo Fest 2014 http://www.wwoz.org/blog/275161 <p>Voodoo is celebrating its 15th birthday this year with great national artists and some of the best acts New Orleans has to offer.</p> <p><span style="line-height: 16.6399993896484px;"><a href="http://worshipthemusic.com/" target="_blank">Click here tor more about this year&#39;s Voodoo Music &amp; Arts Experience</a>, including the complete lineup.</span></p><p><a href="http://www.wwoz.org/blog/275161" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://www.wwoz.org/blog/275161#comments Live event Wed, 22 Oct 2014 16:41:00 +0000 Carrie Hadler 275161 at http://www.wwoz.org Wynton Marsalis, Eric Clapton, & Taj Mahal, "Corrine, Corrina" http://www.wwoz.org/blog/278236 <p>Wynton Marsalis and Eric Clapton held a series of concerts in New York at Lincoln Center in April of 2011, a show dominated by blues stardards given New Orleans jazz arrangements. Here&#39;s the encore, &quot;Corrine, Corrina&quot; featuring Taj Mahal. See below for the concert&#39;s full lineup.</p> <p>&nbsp;</p><p><a href="http://www.wwoz.org/blog/278236" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://www.wwoz.org/blog/278236#comments WWOZ Latest Wed, 22 Oct 2014 13:33:00 +0000 David Stafford 278236 at http://www.wwoz.org