WWOZ Live Event Broadcasts

WWOZ's live broadcasts take you to local festivals, clubs, churches and the very streets of New Orleans. We also broadcast live from music festivals and other special performances across the U.S. and around the world. Schedule is subject to change.


Thanks to Audix Microphones for supplying hardware for our WWOZ Performance Studio and helping our in-house live broadcasts sound as good as possible.

Festival International de Louisiane, Th Apr 23

Thu, Apr 23, 2015
6:00pm - 10:00pm

WWOZ is heading to Cajun Country!

We're excited to partner with KRVS Radio Acadie to bring you an evening of live music from Lafayette's Festival International. Tune in to hear Bas Clas, Grupo Fantasma, Roddie Romero & the Hub CIty All Stars, Vieux Farka Toure and more.

WWOZ's Boudin Man will join the KRVS broadcast team over in Lafayette on Thursday April 23 from 6 to 10pm.


Lafayette, LA Lafayette, LA
Roddie Romero
Roddie Romero & The Hub City Allstars at the Jazz Fest 2011. Photo by Danielle Small

WWOZ's Live Broadcast of Jazz Fest, 2015

Fri, Apr 24, 2015
through Sun, May 3, 2015

Jazz Fest 2015 happens April 24 - May 3, 2015. 

Here are the artists we've confirmed so far for this year's live broadcast of Jazz Fest. More are definitely on the way.

Friday, April 24
Snarky Puppy
Maurice Brown
Kenny Neal

Saturday, April 25
Vieux Farka Toure
Wee Trio

Sunday, April 26
Tribute to Jelly Roll Morton with Dr. Michael White
Young Pinstripe Brass Band

Thursday, April 30
Trumpet Mafia
Free Agents Brass Band

Friday, May 1
Delfeayo Marsalis
Christian Scott

Saturday, May 2
Preservation Hall Jazz Band
Royal Southern Brotherhood

Sunday, May 3
Kermit Ruffins

Please remember we'll also have artist interviews, produced pieces, impromptu Mardi Gras Indian and brass band performances, and more!


Here's this year's list of simulcasters:

KBOO - Portland, OR
"Red River Radio - KDAQ Shreveport at 89.9 FM
KLSA Alexandria at 90.7 FM
KBSA El Dorado at 90.9 FM
KLDN Lufkin at 88.9 FM"
WDCB - Chicago, IL - 4/24, 4/30, 5/1
KPOV - Bend, OR
KBUT - Crested Butte, CO
Open Sky Radio - Radio Free Nevada - KLAP - KDUP - KVYA - KXNV
KRVS - Lafayette, LA
KZCT - Valejo, CA
WUSM - Hattiesberg, MS
KALH - Alamogordo, NM
KXCI - Tucson, AZ

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More about our live broadcast sponsor, LSU Health Sciences Center New Orleans.



Fair Grounds Race Course
1751 Gentilly Boulevard
New Orleans, LA 70119
WWOZ's 2015 Live Broadcast is sponsored by LSU Health New Orleans

Bria Skonberg Quartet

Sat, Apr 25, 2015 9:00pm

2 shows, 9 & 11.

WWOZ plans to live broadcast the first show.



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

An Evening with the Word

Sun, Apr 26, 2015 10:00pm


Joy Theater
Joy Theater
1200 Canal Street
New Orleans, LA 70112