Tune in to wwoz.org or 90.7 fm to hear the live broadcast of the "Soul Queen of New Orleans" Irma Thomas and the Professionals, along with Kermit Ruffins and the Barbecue Swingers at Blaine Kern's Mardi Gras World on the Eastbank. This concert is part of Rotary International's annual convention, taking place this year in New Orleans.
For more information about the Rotary International convention, click here.
WWOZ broadcasted live on Saturday, May 21st from Old Town Bay St. Louis, at Bay Bridgefest 2011. For more informaton about the event, including the entire music/event schedule, the 5K run/walk, art vendors and more, check out the Bay Bridgefest website.
|3:00 - 4:15 pm||Lynn Drury|
|4:45 - 6:00 pm||Mem Shannon & the Membership|
|6:30 - 7:45 pm||Rosie Ledet & The Zydeco Playboys|
|8:30 - 10:00 pm||Karl Denson’s Tiny Universe|
WWOZ will be broadcasting from the next YLC Wednesday at the Square. Tune in for Geroge Porter, Jr. and the Lee Boys live on wwoz.org or on the dial at 90.7 fm.
YLC Wednesday at the Square is a free, 12-week concert series with food and drink for sale to benefit the Young Leadership Council. It is located at Lafayette Square on St. Charles Avenue in the CBD across from Gallier Hall. Local artisans also sell their work in the Artist Village near the Camp Street entrance. Concerts are held every Wednesday from March 30 to June 15, 2011 from 5:00 to 7:30 pm, rain or shine.
|Delfeayo Marsalis' Uptown Orchestra|
|James Booker Piano Tribute featuring David Reis, Joshua Paxton, Tom McDermott, Joe Krown, and Tom Worrell|
|Stefon Harris & Blackout|
|Michael Skinkus & Moyuba|
|David Torkanowsky’s Fleur Debris featuring George Porter Jr.|
|Stanton Moore Trio|
|Mingus Big Band|
|New Orleans Klezmers Allstars 20th Anniversary|
|Baritone Bliss feat. Roger Lewis, Tony Dagradi, Tim Green, Calvin Johnson, Dan Oestricher, Mari Watanabe, and Herlin Riley|
|Khris Royal & Dark Matter|
|James Andrews & Crescent City Allstars|
|The Nicholas Payton SeXXXtet|
|Walter "Wolfman" Washington & The Roadmasters|
|Jesse McBride presents the Next Generation|
|Irvin Mayfield & the New Orleans Jazz Orchestra|
More musicians to be announced soon!