WWOZ Live Event Broadcasts

2014 Crescent City Blues & BBQ Festival

Fri, Oct 17, 2014
through Sun, Oct 19, 2014

October 17, 18 & 19 2014

It's that time of the year! The 2014 Crescent City Blues & BBQ Festival will take place October 17-19 down at Lafayette Square. The event is presented by the New Orleans Jazz & Heritage Festival & Foundation.

WWOZ will be there broadcasting (and eating many pulled pork sandwiches) so come on by! Check back later for the broadcast schedule.

Our new video crew will also be live streaming large parts of this event.  

Here's the complete music lineup:

Friday, October 17

5:30p to 6:45p Little Freddie King
7:00p to 8:30p Ana Popovic

Saturday, October 18

St. Charles Ave Stage:

NOON to 1:00p King James & the Special Men
2:15p to 3:15p Papa Mali
4:30p to 5:45p Walter Wolfman Washington
7:00p to 8:30p Los Lobos

Camp Street Stage:

11:00a to NOON Marc Stone
1:00p to 2:15p Leo "Bud" Welch
3:15p to 4:30p Selwyn Birchwood Band
5:45p to 7:00p Joe Louis Walker

Sunday, October 19

St. Charles Ave. Stage

NOON to 1:00p Brother Tyrone & Mind Benders
2:15p to 3:15p Vasti Jackson
4:30p to 5:45p Denise LaSalle
7:00p to 8:30p Bobby Rush

Camp Street Stage:

11:00a to NOON Luke Winslow King
1:00p to 2:15p Mia Borders
3:15p to 4:30p Valerie June
5:45p to 7:00p Mel Waiters


Lafayette Square
Lafayette Square
602 Camp Street
New Orleans, LA 70130
Bobby Rush
Bobby Rush. Photo by Catherine King.

MACCNO Benefit

Mon, Oct 13, 2014
8:00pm - 1:00am
On Monday, October 13 at 8pm at Café Istanbul, some of New Orleans’ best musicians are coming together to throw a Second Anniversary Benefit Party for the the Music and Culture Coalition of New Orleans (MaCCNO).
The lineup includes John Boutte, Glen David Andrews, Cyril Neville, James Singleton, Herlin Riley, Detroit Brooks, Stanton Moore, Ronald Guerin, Carl Leblanc, Charmaine Neville, Red Morgan and the Treme Brass Band.
WWOZ will be live broadcasting and live video streaming from this event.
What: MaCCNO’s Second Anniversary Benefit Party
When: Monday October 13th at 8pm
Where: Café Istanbul, 2372 St. Claude Ave. New Orleans, LA 70117
Suggested donation: Members: $5; Nonmembers: $15. MaCCNO Membership included in $15 donation.


Cafe Istanbul
New Orleans Healing Center
2372 St. Claude
New Orleans, LA


John Boutte
John Boutte will perform at the MACCNO Benefit

Cuttin' Class with Warren Easton High

Thu, Oct 9, 2014
12:00pm - 1:00pm

Cuttin' Class returns at noon on Thursday, October 9, when students from Warren Easton High will take to the air waves on WWOZ. Cuttin' Class showcases NOLa's newest crop of young musicians in a series of live in-studio performances by middle and high school age students from the Greater New Orleans area.


Live from the WWOZ Studio
WWOZ 90.7 FM
1008 N. Peters
New Orleans, LA

2014 Bogalusa Blues and Heritage Festival

Fri, Sep 26, 2014
through Sat, Sep 27, 2014

Join Us at the Bogalusa Blues & Heritage Festival!

The third Bogalusa Blues & Heritage Festival happens September 26-27 with a lineup includes Walter "Wolfman" Washington & The Roadmasters, JJ Grey & Mofro, Dwayne Dopsie & The Zydeco Hellraisers, among others. 

WWOZ will be there for a live broadcast over-the-air at 4p.

We'll also be debuting a live video stream of the Ruthie Foster Band at 6:15p.

Friday, September 26

Blues Stage Schedule

5-6p Big Daddy O
6:15-7:45p Walter "Wolfman" Washington & The Roadmasters
8-til Paul Thorn

Saturday, September 27

Blues Stage Schedule

12-1p Big George Brock
1:15-2:30p Johnny Sansone w/guest Chief Monk Boudreaux & The Golden Eagles
2:45-4:15p Mike Zito & The Wheel
4:30-6:00p Devon Allman Band
6:15-7:45p Ruthie Foster Band
8p-til JJ Grey & Mofro

Heritage Stage Schedule

11:45a-1p The Petty Bones
1:30-2:30p Keenan Knight
3-4p Mandeville High Jazz Band
4:30-5:45p Trent & Zac
6:15-7:30p Dwayne Dopsie & The Zydeco Hellraisers


Cassidy Park Bogalusa, LA
 Walter "Wolfman" Washington
Walter "Wolfman" Washington. Photo by Kichea S Burt.

Carol Fran + Lazy Lester + Lil Buck Sinegal

Fri, Aug 15, 2014 9:30pm

This show is part of partnership between WWOZ and the Healthier Air for All Campaign (HAFA), a series of concerts around Louisiana in the Join The Movement Tour, promoting healthy smoke-free environments for Louisiana musicians and fans.


Blue Moon Saloon
Blue Moon Saloon
215 E. Convent St.
Lafayette, LA 70501
Carol Fran
Carol Fran