Tuesday, December 27, 2011 - 10:00pm - Wednesday, December 28, 2011 - 12:00am
The KItchen Sink Tone Scientists of Ecstatic Space will bring you the annual Sun Ra New Years Party on WWOZ. At least 2 hours of Sun Ra from the over 60 recordings that the Scientists have accumulated. Expect Space, Time, Jazz, Space Time Jazz, and the Astro Infinity Arkestra from the limitless repetoire of Sun Ra. Doo Wop, Swing, Avant Garde - it will all be here. And a
Looking for that perfect dish to round out your holiday feast? 'OZ has got you covered! Check out our delicious recipes contributed by celebrity chefs, listeners, and everyone in between to find the one that will knock everyone's socks off.
Most people who know of Gina Forsyth think about her playing fiddle behind some of the great Cajun and Zydeco musicians of south Louisiana. She has recorded with Bruce Daigrepont, Amanda Shaw, Nonc Allie Young and Mamou, so the expectations around her current CD would probably run in that direction. But Promised Land, a CD featuring fourteen songs, is her family biography in the American Folk Song tradition.
Sometime in the mid-to-late 1960s, there was one flamenco club in New Orleans, that the now-defunct New Orleans State-Item regarded as, “no better entertainment in New Orleans,” Chateau Flamenco. Located on Chartres Street, according to clippings, the venue featured three performances regularly from some of the world’s most famous flamenco dancers of their day.