On Friday the 13th, WWOZ will be very lucky to have the New Wave Brass Band, led by Oscar R. Washington, playing live in our performance studio during the New Orleans Music show hosted by Black Mold (11 a.m. - 2 p.m.). Tune in to 90.7 FM if you're local, or listen online.
Tanya Boutté will join Sherwood Collins' New Orleans Music show on Thursday (11 a.m. - 2 p.m.) to perform live in WWOZ's performance studio. A member of the musical Boutté clan that includes acclaimed vocalists John Boutté, Lillian Boutté and Tricia Boutté, Tanya sings a soulful mix of R&B, jazz, and gospel with an authority few other vocalists can lay claim to.
Vic Shepherd will be bringing his resonator guitar and harmonica into our broadcast studio to perform live during Thursday morning's Traditional Jazz show (9 - 11 a.m.) hosted by Lisa Barrios. Tune in to 90.7 FM in New Orleans or online at WWOZ.org to catch this mix of jazz, blues, and New Orleans roots music.
On Wednesday afternoon's blues and R&B show, Sittin' at the Crossroads with Big D (2 - 4 p.m.), bluesmen Big Daddy O, Jesse Moore, and Troy Turner will each perform in WWOZ's performance studio. We'll be broadcasting it live, so be sure to tune in to 90.7 FM in New Orleans or online at WWOZ.org.