French Quarter Fest (April 11-14) celebrates its 30th anniversary with a feast of local music on over 20 stages, including s, George Porter, Jr. & Runnin’ Pardners, NOLA Nightingale Revue, Bonerama, Kermit Ruffins and the Barbecue Swingers, the Preservation Hall Jazz Band, and many more. Get out there and enjoy some live, local music!
French Quarter Fest is the largest free festival in the south! With over 800 local musicians and great food from across New Orleans, it is a great way to get to know the French Quarter! Get out there and enjoy some live, local music!
Tune in on March 31st for live performances by Irma Thomas, Little Freddie King and Meschiya Lake and the Little Big Horns at HBO's gala event My Darlin' New Orleans, featuring cast members from Treme, an auction and lots of great music and food. Want to attend? Read more for details about tickets.
Tonight, the Tone Scientists and Radio Wave Commanders of the Kitchen Sink will play, for your listening pleasure and education, two documentaries by producers extrordinaire and friends of WWOZ, The Y and the Z of documentary radio, Barry Yeoman and Richard Ziglar.
First, at 10 PM, Zydeco Nation. Take it away, Barry: