WWOZ remembers the catastrophic earthquake that struck Haiti two years ago this month. Check out local benefits for the Hope for Haitian Children Foundation which feeds, educates, and clothes over one hundred children in Delmas, Haiti.
The earthquake that devastated Haiti on January 12 is still a disaster in progress. Please read our list of charities and local relief events, and help those affected any way you can. Help is also urgently needed to sort and pack medical supplies for shipping to Haiti on January 29 and 30.
Every year the winter cold seems to take us by surprise. But this year, you can arm yourself against the deep freeze with this delicious recipe for butternut squash soup from Chef Nealy Crawford-Frentz of Lola Restaurant in Covington, LA.
In celebration of New Orleans music legend Danny Barker’s birthday, Gregg Stafford and the Jazz Hounds will play a tribute concert at Snug Harbor on January 13. There will also be an all-star concert on January 16 at the French Market in honor of Barker’s legacy.
In honor of the 101st anniversary of the birth of one Mr. Danny Barker - musician, author, teacher, writer, griot, and just general MAN of New Orleans music, the five part Danny Barker Radio Series will air on 90.7 FM New Orleans, WWOZ, www.wwoz.org. This will happen on the Kitchen Sink show 1/12/10 from 10 PM to Midnight CST.