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.
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 & 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.
Hear the weather as music via Quintron's giant analog synthesizer controlled completely by the weather. Interactive Sound Installation featuring Weather Warlock, Mountain of Wizard & C-Section 8, this Sunday, January 18, at St. Maurice Church in Holy Cross at 5p sharp: the Weather Warlock plays as the sun is setting so don't be late!
Some of my favoite Trombone Shorty shows happened along the river at French Quarter Fest. Here he is a few weeks before the April 2010 release of Backatown doing "On Your Way Down," a classic Allen Toussaint track from Life, Love, and Faith (1972).
In honor of WWOZ's string of live broadcasts and video streams from from Danilo Perez's Jazz Club at American Trade Hotel Panama, January 12-16 in conjunction with the 2015 Panama Jazz Festival, here's Panamanian Ruben Blades with "Dime," a cut that originally appeared on Siembra, released i
See and hear five nights of international jazz on WWOZ, when we broadcast and live video stream from Danilo Perez's Jazz Club at American Trade Hotel Panama, January 12-16th as part of the 2015 Panama Jazz Festival. Click through for the video player and lineup.
The Honorable South and vocalist/songwriter Ms. Charm Taylor give us this video for "Overdue", which they describe as "Our new Lover's rock inspired by the ancient divine feminine goddess Osun, PRINCE, and birds of paradise." It's from their 2014 release Faithful Brave & Honest.
Starting tonight, join us for five nights of international jazz on WWOZ, when we broadcast live from Danilo Perez's Jazz Club at American Trade Hotel Panama, January 12-17 as part of the 2015 Panama Jazz Festival. Click through for the scedule.