Post Millennial Tension via Folk Forms. A hard row to hoe. Bittersweet guitar
pleads for mercy. Brother Dege represents the the modern primitive backlash
against the madness and angst of the 21st century.
In a country where the jails are full, and the soul is being drained...
The Rhythm Room
Tune in Friday, August 20th from 10-12 pm for the debut of a new series that
will pair off two Crescent City selectors in a friendly battle of musical
minds as they spar to keep your toes tappin' and your head snappin'.
First up on the...
Elizabeth Meneray and Your Cousin Dimitri tag team on Thursday, August 12
starting at 4 pm (New Orleans time) to play the best in contemporary jazz for
you...in vinyl only!
Join us for that hot, warm, groovy sound in 33 rpm's, just the way yer daddy
What's your vinyl story?
For me, it was visits to the record store on the weekend. With my allowance
and a few extra dollars subsidized by my nana Ingmire, I searched the bins
for vinyl like someone on a treasure hunt. Years later, I'd abandoned
records for the less subs...
Please join me at 4 p.m. CDT for "Jazz from The French Market." I've been
gone for seven weeks and really missed doing the show. But thanks to Jeff
Greenberg, who very ably put together some top notch shows in my stead, I was
able to hear jazz like I like it by way of Oz's ...
Wow! Yesterday was WWOZ at it's best. As I traveled the last leg of a
grueling 1,200 mile trip to Baltimore yesterday, I was accompanied by a
beautiful hitchhiker - the WWOZ Iphone application. A hitchhiker who told
amazing stories and played great music in the form of ...
Y'all get ready because we're bringing you the blues this Tuesday - 8/3/10 at
10 PM CST.
First we'll put on the great documentary "Still Singing the Blues" produced
by hard working radiomen Barry Yeoman and Richard Ziglar.
As they say, "Louisiana’s Interstate-10 corridor b...
“A red second hand guitar with a bunch of knobs and switches, plugged into
a Sears & Roebuck amplifier, an ass pocket of Jack Daniels and a box of fried
chicken, riding towards a cabin set deep in the Mississippi backwood…**
Chulahoma trrance blues lives on in the drone and...
Ceasar Elloie will be dropping in Thursday @ 10:00a.m. to talk about his show
that night @ Harrah's in the Masquerade Room. There are 2 shows, 6 & 7:45.
Ceasar has a new CD called " New Orleans to Paris ", featuring a host of
musical luminaries. Be sure to tune in !!
Thanks to everyone who showed up to support the good people of Grand Isle at
the First Annual Island Aid Music Festival held on Saturday July 24, 2010.
Come on down next year and pass a good time with us!