1. As we've done in recent years, WWOZ will preview the 2017 edition of
Satchmo SummerFest with a series of live, in-studio performances by Satchmo
SummerFest artists during the week of July 31-August 4th. In studio
performances will include video and audio broadcast by Top...
Natives of South Louisiana, Sweet Crude is a six-piece indie rock ensemble
with a mission to create progressive music that preserves and embraces the
Acadian region’s traditions. Sweet Crude’s sound is largely defined by
the ensemble’s use of English and Cajun French in the...
The Grammy Museum Grants Program exists to "advance the archiving of the
recorded sound heritage of the Americas and to explore the impact of music on
the human condition." If you've got an audio preservation project, or an
appropriate scientific research project, see the d...
With no expectations, armed with record label skills and a belief in the
power of honest groove music, Durand Jones and the Indications have crafted
a beautiful, thick soul record. D. Jones's story is a simple music fairy
tale. Some fellas listen to a lot of groovy...
1 Ju Ju Infernal Blues Machine 03:38 Adios Amigo
2 A Prayer Curtis Mayfield 04:05 Gospel
3 Exactly Like Me Willie Walker & The Butanes 03:38
4 Miles & Miles From Nowhere Arthur Alexander 03:01
The Monument Years
1. New Orleans taps into its rich French heritage as the city
celebrates a whole week of Bastille Day Fête. On July 14th, New Orleans
Museum of Art will host an evening event from 6-9pm featuring music and
dancing with local swing band the Bon Bon Vivant, a cooking demon...
A Funeral Service for Isaac "Mr. Ike" Edward, the oldest living Mardi Gras
Indian who passed away last week, will be held at 1:00 PM on Saturday,
July 15 at D. W. Rhodes Funeral Home, 3933 Washington Avenue. Visitation will
be from 12:00 PM until 1:00 PM. A traditional Mard...