Our photographers are on the scene to capture the moments that make Jazz Fest
special-- even on a day that was half rained out. Jazz Fest wasn't able to
open the gates till 3p on Sunday, April 30 but there was still some great
music and happenings. Check out some highlights...
1 The Treme Shuffle James Andrews 03:27 The Big Time
2 Old Revival The Electrifying Crown Seekers 03:55
Every Day I Wake Up Is A Good Day
3 Truth Will Set You Free LaBelle 04:59 Back to Now
4 New Indian Blues Brother Tyrone ...
It's an awesome week to be in New Orleans!
1) The 48th annual New Orleans Jazz & Heritage Festival kicks off on Friday,
April 28. The team has put together another amazing lineup with 500+ acts
over 7 days at the Fair Grounds. WWOZ will be on hand broadcasting live from
WWOZ's Piano Night, held annually during Jazz Fest at the House of Blues,
celebrates the New Orleans piano tradition. This year, we're taking it way
back courtesy of WWOZ enthusiast and 2017 Piano Night organizer and performer
Joe Krown. The theme of Piano Night 2017 is "Ba...
International Jazz Day holds a special place in the hearts of people in the
birthplace of jazz! This year's International Jazz Day falls on Day 3 of the
48th annual New Orleans Jazz & Heritage Festival which takes place each
April/May in New Orleans, the birthplace of jazz....
We're coming to you all weekend long from Jazz Fest 2017! Here's a preview of
one of our scheduled broadcasts for Sunday, April 30: Lil Buck Sinegal Blues
Band with special guest Barbara Lynn.
Lil' Buck Sinegal, "Master of the Stratocaster," from Lafayette, Louisiana,
The Louisiana Music Factory hosts weekly in-store sessions from mostly local
artists all year long but their lineup during Jazz Fest weeks is particularly
deep and notable. Check it out below. Louisiana Music Factory is located at
421 Frenchmen Street.
Thursday, April 27