Holiday Membership Drive — Day 1

Published on: December 4th, 2008

See what's going on at the station during the 3-day Holiday Brass Pass Blitz. Here is our daily coverage from Wednesday, December 3.

Day 1 — Wednesday, December 3, 2008

Brice Miller

WWOZ kicked off our 3-day Holiday Brass Pass Blitz today with a live performance by Brice Miller, playing his "Urban Swing" music with some high-tech accompaniment.

Brice Miller

Brice Miller on trumpet.

Paul Sanchez, Kimball Packard, Michael Seaman and George Ingmire

Paul Sanchez came by the studio with Kimball Packard and Michael Seaman during George Ingmire's New Orleans Music Show to debut some tracks from the new Glen David Andrews album, Walking Through Heaven's Gate. Kimball Packard is Glen David's manager, Michael Seaman engineered the record, and Paul Sanchez performed and wrote a song for the CD.

Lisa Kavanaugh, Melissa DeOrazio, Paul Sanchez, Kimball Packard and George Ingmire

Membership drive co-producer Lisa Kavanaugh with Melissa DeOrazio, Paul Sanchez, Kimball Packard and George Ingmire.

WWOZ show host Big D

Big D hosted a massive blues jam on his afternoon blues show, Sittin' at the Crossroads.

Big Daddy O and Smoky Greenwell

Big Daddy O on guitar and Smoky Greenwell on harmonica.

Smoky Greenwell and Leroy Freeman

Smoky Greenwell with bassist Leroy Freeman.

Leroy Freeman and Roger Martin

Leroy Freeman on bass with Roger Martin on drums.

Troy Turner and Keenan Knight

Baton Rouge bluesman Troy Turner with Bogalusa's own Keenan Knight on guitar.

Irene Sage and Westbank Mike

A crowd gathers in the 'OZ studio as Irene Sage and West Bank Mike join the jam session on Big D's blues show.

West Bank Mike

West Bank Mike.

Eloise Davis, Tony Frickey, Slewfoot and El DeOrazio

Bassist Eloise Davis, drummer Tony Frickey, Slewfoot on harmonica and El DeOrazio on guitar.

photo of fried chicken

WWOZ sends a special thanks to Willie Mae's Scotch House for the fantastic fried chicken, Magazine Perks for the perfect pastries and Nola Grocery for the humongous po-boys. Way to keep 'OZ going and growing!

Check out day-by-day highlights from our 3-day Holiday Brass Pass Blitz.

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