This week on Takin' It To The Streets, Undefeated Divas and Gents President
Kevin Devezin talks to Action Jackson about how he got started in the second
line, the group's talented designers, how they choose their fancy footwear,
and more. Hear the interview in the player be...
1 Sledgehammer Boris Gardiner 03:21 Sledgehammer
2 What Is This Naomi Shelton & The Gospel Queens 03:14 What Have You Done, My
3 Movin' Naomi Shelton & The Gospel Queens 02:48 Cold World
4 don't let the love light leave carla thomas 02:27 more from the other side
Today is Irma Thomas's 80th birthday, and we've been paying tribute to her
all day long on WWOZ. We couldn't finish out the day without sharing just a
few more rare Irma recordings from our vaults, so tune to WWOZ at 10pm CT for
an hour of some great Irma Thomas live record...
Happy 80th birthday to the Soul Queen of New Orleans, Irma Thomas! She has
been a longtime supporter of WWOZ and we've appreciated every moment of that.
Listen in to WWOZ today as our show hosts honor her in their own special
ways. Below, a few of our favorite photos of her...
New Orleanians' creativity can't be dampened by a lack of parades! Here are
just a few of the house floats from all over New Orleans that residents
designed and installed to celebrate Mardi Gras 2021.
This week on Takin' It To The Streets, Chief Eric B. of the Monogram Hunters
talks to Action Jackson about loved ones lost during the pandemic, how
his suit incorporates Rhastafarian culture, his latest musical project, and
more. Hear it all in the player below:
This week on Takin' It To The Streets, Spy Boy Tim Washington gets on the
phone with Action Jackson to discuss encountering the White Eagles and Black
Eagles on Orleans Avenue as a child, how meetings of Indians came to be, the
legacy of Big Chief Tootie Montana, what he fe...
1 Mardis Gras Mambo Reverend Organdrum 02:44 Hi-Fi Stereo
2 Carnival Baby Square one 04:03 Soca
3 I Ate Up the Apple Tree New Birth Brass Band 02:47 D-Boy
4 Ernest Skipper with Flag and the Boys Shot Gun Joe Pt.1 03:46 Movements
5 Warriors Moana and the Moahunters 01:07...
This Mardi Gras, we dug deep in the vaults and unearthed two vintage WWOZ
Mardi Gras specials which have rarely been heard since their initial
Tune in Sunday, February 14, 10am-12pm CT, to hear WWOZ's 1994 Mardi Gras
special hosted by Dr. John. This two-hour sp...