Check out Joe Louis Walker, who plays tomorrow, Saturday, October 18, at the
2014 Crescent City Blues & BBQ Festival. This performance of "Hornet's Nest,"
the title track from his most recent album, was recorded by KINK-FM in
As most of you now know, legendary studio owner and recording engineer Cosimo
Matassa passed away on September 11, 2014. WWOZ has dedicated some
significant airtime to the fantastic contributions Matassa made to the New
Orleans sound, as well as the development of rock'n'ro...
Bobby Rush appears this Sunday, October 19, at the Crescent City Blues and
BBQ Festival. Rush, a 50-year veteran of the stage, continues to be one of
the most exciting and creative artists in the R&B/blues arena. He's also
appears in the documentary The Road To Memphis, Ric...
In New Orleans this November, “feast or famine” will take on new meaning
thanks to a feast of Irish music events taking place as part of the 2014
annual International Irish Famine Commemoration.
The Irish Famine Commemoration runs from Nov. 6, 2014 through Nov. 9, 2014. ...
Los Lobos, the Grammy–winning American Chicano rock band from East LA, will
be headlining this year's Crescent City Blues and BBQ Festival, which happens
October 17-19. This song, "Don't Worry Baby," comes from their 1984 release
How Will the Wolf Survive?
For your weekend viewing pleasure, 1 hour, 45 minutes of Béla Fleck and the
Flecktones and their hybrid of jazz-n-bluegrass. This show was produced by
ABC, Australian national public television, recorded live at The Basement in
It's about to be a happy homecoming for the tireless Americana bands of New
Orleans! On Friday, October 17, locals Hurray for the Riff Raff, The
Deslondes, Coyotes, MUSA, and others will take the stage at the Joy Theater
for a free show after returning from a busy spring an...
The New Orleans Film Festival is coming! This is a big year for the festival-- its 25th anniversary. The event will be taking place in theaters and spots converted to theaters across New Orleans from October 16-23. This year's lineup features a number of excellent films that r...
Here's another blues video to get you in the mood for the Crescent City
Blues and BBQ Festival, which happens October 17-19: Big George Brock doing
the spiritual "Glory, Glory Hallelujah (Since I Laid My Burden Down)" at the
Bogalusa Blues & Heritage Festival, recorded Sept...