It's that time of the year! The 2013 Crescent City Blues & BBQ Festival will take place October 18-20th 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!
See the complete lineup here.
Students from Chalmette High will play live in the WWOZ Studio at noon on Wednesday, October 9.
Cuban jazz pianist Roberto Fonseca comes to the House of Blues on October 1 for a free Jazz Journey concert presented by the folks over at New Orleans Jazz & Heritage Festival & Foundation.
Los Po-Boy-Citos open the show. Seating is general admission, and no advance tickets are required. Come see this international rising star while you can!
WWOZ will be broadcasting as follows:
2:15–3:15 HOMEMADE JAMZ BLUES BAND
3:30-4:45 VASTI JACKSON
5:00–6:30 PAUL THORN
6:45-8:15 ANA POPOVIC
8:30-10:00 WALTER TROUT