WWOZ Live Event Broadcasts

Jazz Fest — Saturday Broadcasts

DATE
Sat, Apr 25, 2009
TIME
11:00am - 7:00pm

SATURDAY, APRIL 25

11:25 a.m. - 12:15 p.m. Henry Gray & the Cats featuring Carol Fran
Blues Tent
1:45 - 2:35 p.m. Lil' Buck Senegal Blues Band Blues Tent
3:15 - 3:55 p.m. Rebirth Brass Band with Kermit Ruffins Congo Square Stage
3:55 - 5:05 p.m. Third World
Congo Square Stage
6:00 - 6:55 p.m. John Mooney and Bluesiana
Blues Tent

 

VENUE

Fairgrounds Race Course
Fairgrounds Race Course
1751 Gentilly Blvd.
New Orleans, LA 70119

Jazz Fest — Friday Broadcasts

DATE
Fri, Apr 24, 2009
TIME
11:00am - 7:00pm

FRIDAY, APRIL 24

11:15 a.m. - 12:05 p.m. June Gardner & the Fellas
Economy Hall Tent
12:50 - 1:30 p.m. Gospel Soul Children Gospel Tent
4:30 - 5:30 p.m. Tribute to Mahalia Jackson, featuring Irma Thomas, Mavis Staples, and Pamela Landrum Gospel Tent

Thelonious Monk Institute Jazz Ensemble

DATE
Sat, Apr 18, 2009 11:59pm
The all-star members of the Thelonious Monk Institute of Jazz will be performing at Snug Harbor Jazz Bistro on Frenchmen Street Saturday, April 18, and we'll be broadcasting it live for our 'OZ family! What time does the performance start? Why, 'round midnight, of course.

VENUE

Snug Harbor
Snug Harbor
626 Frenchmen Street
New Orleans, LA 70116

Otra

DATE
Fri, Apr 17, 2009 11:00pm

OtraListen to stellar Afro-Cuban jazz group Otra live from Blue Nile on Frenchmen Street in New Orleans! Our broadcast starts at 11pm on April 17, so tune in on-air at 90.7 FM or online at wwoz.org.

 

 

 

VENUE

Blue Nile
Blue Nile
532 Frenchmen St.
New Orleans, LA 70116

French Quarter Fest: April 17-19

DATE
Fri, Apr 17, 2009
11:00am - 7:00pm

 

French Quarter Festival poster

 

French Quarter Fest is one of the must-see music festivals in New Orleans. It's the largest free music festival in the entire South, with around 435,000 attendees last year. For 2009, FQF will encompass 18 stages and over 450 performers, with 250 hours of music!

WWOZ will broadcast many of these performances — from jazz and funk to roots and reggae — live from the new Southern Comfort "Esplanade in the Shade" stage at the Old U.S. Mint, so check out our broadcast schedule below and don't miss this amazing weekend of live New Orleans music!

Live Broadcast Schedule

FRIDAY, APRIL 17

1:00 - 2:15 p.m. Soul Project
2:30 - 3:45 p.m. Honey Island Swamp Band
4:00 - 5:30 p.m. Da Posse featuring Kevin O’Day, Reggie Scanlan, and Dave Malone

 

SATURDAY, APRIL 18

11:15 a.m. - 12:45 p.m. The Revealers
4:00 - 5:30 p.m. Ingrid Lucia
5:45 - 7:00 p.m. Astral Project

 

SUNDAY, APRIL 19

11:15 a.m. - 12:45 p.m. The Creole Stringbeans
1:00 - 2:15 p.m. Tony Green & Gypsy Jazz
2:30 - 3:45 p.m. Los Poboycitos
4:00 - 5:30 p.m. E.O.E.
5:45 - 7:00 p.m. Big Chief Bo Dollis Jr. & the Wild Magnolias

 

For more information and the complete schedule of performances and other new stage locations, visit the French Quarter Festival website, or go straight to the music schedule, where you can create your own customized schedule to print out.

The French Quarter Festival is produced by French Quarter Festivals, Inc., a nonprofit organization that also produces Satchmo SummerFest in August and Christmas New Orleans Style in December.

VENUE

WWOZ Live Broadcast
WWOZ 90.7 FM & wwoz.org