Team WWOZ Rollicks On!
Team 'OZ raised $14,075 through participation in this year’s Crescent City
Classic on April 19! This is almost twice our 2013 total.
Wednesday, April 23, four days after Team WWOZ rolled into its record-setting
totals for participants ...
Sasha Masakowski sang on the Millenium Stage at the Kennedy Center in DC last
November, with guitarist Cliff Hines in the art-rock project "Cliff & Sasha".
According to Masakowski's web site, they have recorded an album to be
released in the fall of 2014.
"A to Z":
The newest installment of "Guardians of the Groove" (see below for more on
the series) aired on WWL-TV last night (April 22). Piano legend Ellis
Marsalis sat down with WWOZ's Dwayne Breashears.
About "Guardians of the Groove": WWOZ has partnered with WWL-TV to recogni...
It’s the most wonderful time of the year! No Andy Williams, not
Christmas, the New Orleans Jazz & Heritage Festival, the unchallenged
greatest music and culture event on the planet. I hope you have had a
spectacular 2 weeks and paced your partying; one more great day ah...
Photo highlights from yesterday at Jazz Fest.
Today at Jazz Fest:
WWOZ's Live Broadcast schedule
12:15-1:00, Calvin Johnson from the Jazz Tent
1:20-2:10, Jesse McBride presents the Next Generation from the Jazz Tent
5:30-4:55, Aaron Neville from the Blues Tent
Lillian Boutte, New Orleans ex-pat chanteuse, visited the Allison Miner Jazz
& Heritage Stage for an interview and a few songs (accompanied by Detroit
Brooks). Among the things she talked about:
Her first tour of Sweden with Allen Toussaint.
Her musical influences, who in...