In the final run up to St. Patrick’s Day, Tara O’Grady is bringing her particular brand of Celtic Swing to New Orleans in a special performance at Treo, 3835 Tulane Avenue, on Thursday, March 16, 2017.
Barbara Shorts and her band kicked off Day 3 of our Spring 2017 Pledge Drive
this morning on the Traditional Jazz Show with host Sally Young! She popped
in looking fabulous, then got on the mic and sounded fabulous, too!
Check out the video below and see what other in-studi...
The David L. Harris Quartet joined us on today's Jazz From The French
Market and laid down some knowledge and new tunes. Joining Harris (trombone)
are Jasen Weaver on bass, Daniel Meinecke on piano, and Gerald Watkins on
If you value the unique programming WWOZ bri...
Bon Bon Vivant came in during today's New Orleans Music Show with host
Derrick Freeman for an energetic early afternoon performance on Day 2 of our
Spring Pledge Drive! Check it out below and support WWOZ by becoming a member
Our listeners let us know everyday how much they value WWOZ through phone
calls and comments online-- you make it happen for us and there is nothing we
love more than bringing the music of New Orleans to our audience. The flip
side is that New Orleans musicians value WWOZ j...
Eureka Brass Band, one of the oldest brass bands in the city, joined us live
in the WWOZ studio this morning during the Fresh Fig Jam with host Olivia
Greene! Check out their performance below.
There's no doubt the best part of our biannual pledge drive is the fantastic
live performances we have in the studio everyday. We kicked off our Spring
2017 drive with four great ones on Tuesday, March 14, 2017! Check out the
video recaps of in-studio appearances from the S...
Congo Square Rhythms Festival, presented by the New Orleans Jazz & Heritage
Foundation, returns to Armstrong Park this weekend. This is the 10th annual
presentation of this deeply meaningful and vibrant (and free!) festival that
celebrates the many traditions that trace bac...
Every year, WWOZ releases a new CD, capturing some of the best sounds of New
Orleans and what we’ve been up to the past few months. This spring is no
different with the release of CD #45, Back In the House. Back In the House is
something special, filled with some exhilarati...