WWOZ Live Event Broadcasts

Jazz Fest 2013

DATE
Fri, Apr 26, 2013
through Sun, May 5, 2013

WWOZ will be out at Jazz Fest, broadcasting live! We'll be letting you do some Festing vicariously through us so keep your dial set on 90.7 fm (or wwoz.org!) throughout Jazz Fest! Stay tuned as we continue to update our list of performers!

WWOZ’s live broadcast of Jazz Fest 2013 is sponsored by Coventry Health Care of Louisiana.

Second Weekend Schudule:

Thursday, May 2
The Woodshed Hammond B3 featuring Kyle Roussell, Joe Ashlar
Glen David Andrews
Roy Ayers

Friday, May 3
Christian Winther - Soul House
Nicholas Payton with Vincente Archer & Lenny White
The Cookers with Eddie Henderson, Billy Harper, Craig Handy, David Weiss, George Cables, Cecil McBee, Billy Hart

Saturday, May 4
Kenny Neal
Cha Wa
Eric Lindell
Malê Debalê of Bahia Brazil
Los Lobos

Sunday, May 5
Satan and Adam
John Boutte
Wayne Shorter Quartet with Danilo Perez, John Patitucci, Brian Blade
Irvin Mayfield and the New Orleans Orchestra with Dee Dee Bridgewater

First Weekend acts included in our Live Broadcasts: Xavier University Jazz Band, Mark McGrain & Plunge, Guitar Slim Jr, Sonny Landreth, Campbell Brothers, Lionel Ferbos & Pal Court Jazz Band, Jason Marsalis, Gerald French & The Original Tuxedo Jazz Band, Tribute to Bob French, Tribute to Sidney Bechet with Dr. Micchael White, Donald Harrison, Breeze Cayolle , Roderick Paulin, The Session, Gregg Stafford & The Jazzhounds, Shannon Powell Quintet with Charlie Gabriel, Dianne Reeves, Kid Ory Tribute Hot Trombones with Lucien Barbarin, Freddie Lonzo, Craig Klein, Ronell Johnson, Treme Brass Band Tribute to Uncle Lionel Batiste

Here are the stations (thus far) simulcasting with us this year for Jazz Fest:
KPOV - Bend, OR
CIUT - Toronto, Canada
KGOU - Norman, OK
WUSM - Hattiesburg, MS
KSVR - Mount Vernon, Skagit Valley Radio, WA
WBAI - New York City, NY

VENUE

Fair Grounds Race Course
1751 Gentilly Boulevard
New Orleans, LA 70119
Live interview
Sam Doores and Alinda of Hurray for the Riff Raff interview live on-air. Photo by Ryan Hodgson-Rigsbee.
WWOZ DJs

Jazz Fest 2014

DATE
Thu, Apr 25, 2013
through Sat, May 4, 2013

WWOZ will be out at Jazz Fest, broadcasting live! We'll be letting you do some Festing vicariously through us so keep your dial set on 90.7 fm (or wwoz.org!) throughout Jazz Fest! Check back for more details on who we'll broadcast and when.

VENUE

Fair Grounds Race Course
1751 Gentilly Boulevard
New Orleans, LA 70119
Live interview
Sam Doores and Alinda of Hurray for the Riff Raff interview live on-air. Photo by Ryan Hodgson-Rigsbee.
WWOZ DJs

French Quarter Fest

DATE
Thu, Apr 11, 2013
through Sun, Apr 14, 2013
DETAILS

Four days of French Quarter fun!

French Quarter Festival (April 11-14), the kickoff to festival season, celebrates its 30th Anniversary with a feast of local music on over 20 stages throughout the Quarter. 

We will be broadcasting live from French Quarter Festival.  See the details below.

Mango Freeze in the Quarter

Get yourself some pre-Jazz Fest Mango Freeze during French Quarter Festival.

Brass Pass Pick-Up

Get your Brass Pass at French Quarter Festival! We'll be at the Old US Mint for pickup. More details.

French Quarter Fest is the largest free festival in the south! With over 800 local musicians and great food from across New Orleans, it is a great way to get to know the French Quarter. Check out the schedule of music events, the restaurant menus, and the French Quarter Festival's photos from previous years

 

 

LIVE BROADCAST INFO

We will be broadcasting live from French Quarter Festival:

Friday, April 12
2:00 - 3:30 Camille Baudoin and the Living Rumors
3:45 - 5:15 The Soul Project

Saturday, April 13
2:00 - 3:30 Alvin Youngblood Hart's Muscle Theory
5:30 - 7:00 Rotary Downs

Sunday, April 14
11:00 - 12:15 Luke Winslow-King
12:30 - 1:45 The Tin Men
2:00 - 3:30  Creole String Beans


Check out photos from FQF 2012!

LOCATION

Throughout the French Quarter
Little Freddie King
Little Freddie King at FQF-2008
Crowds
Crowds at FQF 2011
Big Sam
Big Sam at FQF 2008

Cuttin' Class - Sophie B. Wright Brass Band

DATE
Thu, Feb 21, 2013 12:00pm

VENUE

Live from the WWOZ Studio
WWOZ 90.7 FM
1008 N. Peters
New Orleans, LA

6:20pm: Tab Benoit LIVE @ Super Bowl Boulevard

DATE
Sat, Feb 2, 2013 5:30pm



WWOZ is gettin' in the game! We'll be on the Super Bowl Boulevard down at Woldenberg Park all weekend. Open to the public, come on down for an awesome showcase of Louisiana music, food and drink, and the chance to spot NFL broadcasters and players.

Check out these stellar music lineups!

Thursday, January 31:
Stooges, Bonerama + more

Friday, February 1:
The Iguanas, Trombone Shorty, Mem Shannon + more

Saturday, February 2:
Rebirth, Meschiya Lake, Lost Bayou Ramblers + more

Sunday, February 3:
Soul Rebels, Papa Grows Funk, Charmaine Neville + more


Tab Benoit at Jazz Fest 2008. Photo by Leon Morris.
 

WWOZ staff & volunteers will be hanging out in the Public Health tent. Come say hello!
 

LIVE BROADCAST INFO

If this fantastic lineup isn't enough to inspire you to brave the football frenzied French Quarter this weekend, we've got you! We'll be broadcasting live from Super Bowl Boulevard this Friday and Saturday. Here are the the artists you can look forward to hearing on the airwaves:

John Mooney - Saturday, Feb 2 @ 12:15pm CST
Sunpie & The Louisiana Sunspots - Saturday, Feb 2 @ 3:20pm CST
Tab Benoit - Saturday, Feb 2 @ 6:25pm CST

 

VENUE

Woldenberg Riverfront Park
Woldenberg Riverfront Park
At the Mississipi River from Canal Street to Jackson Square
New Orleans, LA 70130

LOCATION

LIVE from Super Bowl Boulevard