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Trading Places

Tue, 05/21/13
Authored by Allan "Alski" Laskey
This week join Alski as he gets up way too early and Scott as he stays up past his bedtime. The Morning Set hosted by Alski Thursday May 23 6-9 am. The Rhythm Room hosted by Scott Bourne Friday May 24 10 pm to 12am. Read more

"Happy 4th Anniversary: Hustlin’ Down in New Orleans"

Tue, 05/21/13
Authored by George Ingmire
This week’s program is part 1 of a 3 part series, celebrating 4 years of “New Orleans All the Way Live” with live music recorded at festivals, in clubs and a house party in the Musician’s Village. The featured musicians on this week's anniversary episode include Paul San... Read more

Summer Festivals & Fun

Fri, 05/17/13
Authored by David Stafford
It's finally starting to get hot, and the music & festival fun just gets better as the temperature increases. Check out some of the music festivals and other diversions in and around greater New Orleans this summer. Beausoleil (left) plays June 9 at the LA Cajun-Zydeco Festival. Read more

Blood Drive for Sunday's Victims

Wed, 05/15/13
Authored by David Stafford
The New Orleans Musicians Clinic will be hosting a replacement blood drive on Wednesday, May 22 from 3-9pm for the victims of Sunday's shootings at 617 Frenchmen Street, at the Art Market Sign up by emailing the following information to Erica Dudas of NOMC at office@nomaf.o... Read more

'OZone Email Newsletter for May, 2013

Wed, 05/15/13
In This Issue Live Broadcast: "A Great Night in Harlem", Friday, May 17 Blood Drive for Mother's Day Shooting Victims Jazz Fest 2013 Lives On! Mid-City Bayou Boogaloo, May 17-19 Another Fabulous Piano Night Louisiana Cajun-Zydeco... Read more

"Evan Christopher: Live at Clever Wines"

Tue, 05/14/13
Authored by George Ingmire
On this week’s program, we enjoy an hour of Evan Christopher, recorded live at Clever Wine Bar in Mid-City. During the program, Evan and I talk about New Orleans, the clarinet and some of his musical heroes. I also visit Murf Reeves of Sylvain Restaurant and Chris Hannah of ... Read more

A Magic Night With the K-Does

Thu, 05/09/13
Authored by Jamie Dell'Apa
Bruce Allen shared this story along with his fund drive contribution.  A story with as many iterations as there are listeners of WWOZ because it is a story of that New Orleans magic we've all experienced.  That magic that is the common denominator of our WWOZ community.   C... Read more

Jazz Fest Thanks and Praise

Thu, 05/09/13
Authored by David Stafford
Before Jazz Fest season slips too far into the past, we've got some "Thank yous!" to hand out. It takes a ton of people to get us through such an enormous event, and we appreciate everyone and their efforts. Hospitality Tent Volunteers Props to the volunteers who staffed th... Read more

Photos from Jazz Fest

Tue, 05/07/13
Authored by David Stafford
Check out all of our great photos from Jazz Fest. Here's a highlights gallery, and there are daily galleries below.   Second Weekend Photo Highlights Sunday | Saturday | Friday | Thursday First Weekend Photo Highlights Sunday | Saturday | Friday Jazz Fest Food Highlights! T... Read more

It's all about the MUSIC bike ride! A weekly social bike ride for music lovers! Meeting every Tuesday at 6pm in Armstrong Park

Tue, 05/07/13
Authored by Ol' Man River
Old Man River is back at it again! Every Tuesday @ 6pm we will meet in Armstrong Park for the "it's all about the MUSIC bike ride" which meets at Congo Square So if MUSIC or CASUAL CYCLING or COOL PEOPLE is yo THANG then meet us at 6pm at CONGO SQUARE in Armstrong Park We... Read more

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