While he is not busy filling “the void of jazz music to students” of all
ages, saxophonist Wess “Warmdaddy” Anderson has teamed up with Mark Rapp
(trumpet), David Ellington (organ), and Chris Burroughs (drums) for this
swinging and energetic released Natural History. The Br...
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Flow Tribe is all over in the last couple of years! They were able to hit
the WWOZ airwaves with Irma Thomas at our studios in October 2016 and now
have collaborated with another high profile artist of a different genre,
Mannie Fresh, for the first single off their new albu...
1 Wanaoh Black Heat 03:55 What It Is!: Funky Soul
and Rare Grooves (Disc 4)
2 Move_Upstairs Como Mamas 03:34 Move_Upstairs
3 Cryin' in the Streets Zeshan B 04:16
4 Without My Love Little Roy 03:32 Live On
1) It's Mother's Day weekend and two clubs are hosting events to celebrate
all the special moms in your life. On Sunday, Original Big 7 will roll with
their annual Mother's Day Second Line Parade-- get the route sheet from
WWOZ's Takin' It To The Streets.
Also on Sunday, D...
Hurricane season is rapidly approaching and The Deslondes' latest single off
their upcoming album, Hurry Home, is an homage to the electricity-less hot
and humid days and nights that lead to rompin' and rollin' in bed.
"It was written as a rock and roll song inspired about ...
Erica Falls creates a stir whenever she gets onstage. This talented vocalist
is homegrown New Orleans. This new video for the first single, 'Dance,'
off her debut solo CD Home Grown was filmed Uptown and in the Upper 9th
Ward's Vaughan's Lounge. Watch closely for cameos fro...
The 2017 New Orleans Jazz & Heritage Festival is in the books! As always,
there was a ton of great music, food, parades, and special moments. Take a
look below at some of the best photos of the Fest as captured by the WWOZ
photography team-- Ryan Hodgson-Rigsbee, Eli Mergel...
Preservation Hall Jazz Band’s latest effort, So It Is, brings together a
variety of influences from the New Orleans musical pedigree. The album
consists of all-new original music, largely composed by longtime members Ben
Jaffe (tuba and bass) and Charlie Gabriel (tenor saxo...
The Ponderosa Stomp announced its lineup for this year's festival, happening
October 5-7 at the Orpheum Theater. The Stomp celebrates the unsung heroes of
American music, particularly artists in early rock'n'roll, one-hit wonders,
and swamp pop.
This year, the Stomp will ...