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"New Orleans All The Way Live: Shopping with Walter ‘Wolfman’ Washington”"

Tue, 06/24/14
Authored by George Ingmire
This week we jump in the car with Walter 'Wolfman' Washington for an hour of not just music but also a road trip to a local clothing store. Tune in as we drive and talk about where he got his style, shoes, and his music mentors. We also swing by Willie Mae’s Scotch House fo... Read more

Glen David Andrews, 3 songs with Jam in the Van

Mon, 06/23/14
Authored by David Stafford
From the intimate confines of the Jam in the Van vehicle, Glen David Andrews rips and rocks through three tracks: "I Can Do Bad All By Myself", "Guilded Splinters", and the Satchmo standard "What a Wonderful World". "I Can Do Bad All By Myself"   "Guilded Splinters"   "Wh... Read more

John Lee Hooker and Ry Cooder, 1992

Fri, 06/20/14
Authored by David Stafford
For your weekend viewing pleasure, check out this four-song set by John Lee Hooker (1917-2001) and Ry Cooder at the "All Our Colors" benefit, Shoreline Ampitheater, Mountain View CA, 10/10/1992 The set list: Intro  - Lonely Man 05:35 - It Serves Me Right To Suffer 13:33 -... Read more

Van Morrison and Bob Dylan on the Hill of Muses, 1989

Fri, 06/20/14
Authored by David Stafford
In the summer of 1989, Van Morrison was travelling in Greece with a film crew, making the documentary One Irish Rover. One sunny day, he was joined in Athens by Bob Dylan, who'd just ended a European tour. They brought their acoustic guitars to the place in Athens where the... Read more

The Original Pinettes Brass Band, "Ain't No City"

Wed, 06/18/14
Authored by David Stafford
The Original Pinettes Brass Band won the 2013 Red Bull Street Kings competition. Part of the prize: studio time and tutoring from people like Mannie Fresh and Trombone Shorty, both of whom appear in this version of "Ain't No City" cut in the Red Bull Studio.     Read more

'OZone Email Newsletter for June, 2014

Wed, 06/18/14
In This Issue Join The Movement for Healthier Air Community Partnership Grants WWOZ Private Collections at Siberia featuring Soul Sister WWOZ in Conversation Summer Festivals and Other Fun Recipe: Ultimate Shrimp and Squash Casse... Read more

Soul Sister to Celebrate 20 Years with WWOZ at this Sunday's "Private Collections" Happy Hour

Tue, 06/17/14
Authored by Soul Sister
WWOZ Private Collections at Siberia featuring Soul Sister Sunday, June 22, 2014 Siberia - 2227 St. Claude Ave., NOLA 6-9pm * FREE Facebook event link Each month, WWOZ and Euclid Records present "Private Collections," a Sunday evening happy hour where different WWOZ Djs ... Read more

Son House, "Preaching the Blues", 1967

Tue, 06/17/14
Authored by David Stafford
Born in the Mississippi Delta near Clarksdale, blues legend Eddie James "Son" House (1902-1988) spent a good deal of his childhood in Louisiana, eventually in Algiers/New Orleans, but first near Tallulah in Madison Parish. His brief introduction to "Preaching the Blues" in ... Read more

"New Orleans All The Way Live: New Orleans I'm Coming To You "

Tue, 06/17/14
Authored by George Ingmire
On this week's show we welcome Dayna Kurtz to the city, in her new and arguably ancestral home, while we enjoy a full hour of music recorded live at Chickie Wah Wah on Canal Street featuring guitarist Robert Mache. We also meet up with Dayna over a bottle of red wine to tal... Read more

French Market Web Cam

Mon, 06/16/14
French Market Web Cam   Read more

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