Seva Venet plays New Orleans jazz on the National steel guitar. Seva nad his band takes his music seriously and is committed to New Orleans and the New Orleans musical tradition. His trio will bring their traditional sound to the WWOZ studio to show their support for the Fall 2009 Membership Drive. hosted by Tom Morgan.
Jesse McBride can humbly note his regular performances in New Orleans jazz clubs like Snug Harbor, The Funky Butt, and Sweet Lorraines. From straight-ahead to contemporary jazz, funk, and R&B, Jesse continues to bridge gaps the styles and generations.
The Next Generation (begun by Harold Battiste) has been compared to Art Blakey’s Jazz Messengers in New Orleans. The focus of the music is the 2nd 50 years of New Orleans Jazz. Jesse has since taken over the direction of The Next Generation with new young talent in New Orleans.
Ooooooowwwwwww! Walter "Wolfman" Washington is a New Orleans favorite! He has been entertaining locals and international audiences both for a long time. His great guitar playing and low-down funky songs are a real treat for Blues and R&B fans. Hosted by Andrew Graffe.
The Revealers are one of the most popular, high-energy reggae bands in New Orleans and the Gulf Coast area. They will be performing live in-studio to show their support of WWOZ during the Fall Membership Drive. Hosted by Murf.
Sammy Naquin lives to play music that makes people feel good, have fun and want to dance. And his music is just as hot as the gumbo he cooks up. He will be performing live in the studio with his father, Richard Naquin, to support WWOZ during our 2009 Fall Membership Drive. Hosted by Charles Laborde.