Rounding out Hispanic Heritage Month, Ecos Latinos, Jean Lafitte National
Jazz Historical Park & Preserve, and The New Orleans Jazz National Historic
Park presents the Latino Heritage Festival to take place Saturday Oct.22,
2016 and Saturday Oct. 29, at 2.30 pm at the Louis...
Each year, WWOZ puts out a new CD with some of the best sounds of New Orleans
and where we've been in the previous 12 months. CD #44, If Only You Knew, is
one of the finest we've put together yet, filled with rip-roaring music from
local and national acts recorded live by W...
1 Mighty Quinn Ramsey Lewis 03:13 Maiden Voyage
2 I Shall Be Released Marion Williams 04:32 The
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3 Knockin' On Heaven's Door Beau Jocque & The Zydeco Hi-Rollers
1) It's a good weekend in New Orleans as the weather is cooling down and
there's lots to do! The Crescent City Blues & BBQ Fest is happening Friday
through Sunday at Lafayette Square. Check out the lineup here. If you can't
make it down, we'll be video streaming live all we...
In anticipation of the Crescent City Blues & BBQ Fest this weekend, we're
sharing some performance highlights from the last two years at the festival
this week. Today's performance comes from Papa Mali in 2014.
Happy to announce our new Wednesday New Orleans Music Show host! Derrick
Freeman will host his first permanent New Orleans Music Show today from
11a-2p. In addition to his skills on-air, Derrick is also a talented
musician-- his work includes twenty years of percussion for ...
In anticipation of the upcoming Crescent City Blues & BBQ Fest (Oct. 14-16),
we're sharing some performance highlights from the last two years at the
festival this week. Today's performance comes from Little Freddie King with
'Bad News' last year at the festival.
Celtic music has lost a great musician with the recent passing of celebrated
Lochaber fiddler Angus R. Grant, front man for the groundbreaking Celtic
fusion group Shooglenifty. Grant passed away on Sunday, Oct. 9, 2016
following a short illness at the age of 49.
As a fo...
The New Orleans Jazz & Heritage Foundation celebrated 254 Community
Partnership Grant Winners at a ceremony at the George & Joyce Wein Jazz &
Heritage Center on Monday, October 10. Over $700,000 was awarded to the grant
recipients in four categories:
- Louisiana-based non-...