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Davy Mooney, September 17, 2013

Thu, 09/26/13
Davy Mooney and T.R. Johnson discuss his jazz guitar technique and his album Perrier Street, dedicatd to Clyde Kerr Jr., with whom Mooney studied. Read more

Ready Teddy McQuiston the Disc Jockey – An Appreciation

Wed, 09/25/13
Authored by David Kunian
Simply stated, they do not make them like Ready Teddy McQuiston any more. Do you hear me? They DO NOT. This was a man with more energy and more aliveness (if that's not a word, it is now) than entire counties and parishes. It's hard to believe that he's gone. Back when I ar... Read more

Clifton Chenier, "Tu Peux Cogner (Mais Tu Ne Pas Rentrer)"

Wed, 09/25/13
Authored by David Stafford
1983 Grammy winner and Blues Hall of Famer, the King of Zydeco, from Opelousas, Louisiana, here's the late great Clifton Chenier doing "Tu Peux Cogner (Mais Tu Peux Pas Rentrer)" (Keep-A-Knockin' But You Can't Come In) on Dutch television. I don't have an exact date, but so... Read more

'OZone Email Newsletter for September, 2013

Wed, 09/25/13
In This Issue See "Guardians of the Groove" on WWL-TV Call for Volunteers, Fall Membership Drive Free Jazz Journey Concert: Roberto Fonseca, October 1 Crescent City Blues & BBQ Festival, October 18-20 Introducing "The WWOZ Interview" ... Read more

NOCCA Students

Tue, 09/24/13
NOCCA Students on Cuttin' Class. Read more

"New Orleans All The Way Live: Wayfaring Through The Blues"

Tue, 09/24/13
Authored by George Ingmire
Whether you’re doing the Mississippi Slow Drag or the New Orleans Shuffle, you’re in the right place. During the program, we’ll be exploring music from the 1920's, when Blues and Jazz were musically closer with Luke Winslow-King, and then continue on into the 30's and 40's whe... Read more

New Orleans Music Video: Mia Borders' "Mississippi Rising"

Mon, 09/23/13
Authored by David Stafford
Jazz Fest got it exactly right when they described Mia Borders as "an embodiment of modern New Orleans - soulful, beautiful, energetic, rooted in tradition but speaking for today". Check out a recent video from her album Wherever There Is, and shot on the Mississippi a few blo... Read more

Ingrid Lucia, September 13, 2013

Sun, 09/22/13
Ingrid Lucia and Bill DeTurk talk about producing Lena Prima's new album, the New Orleans Nightingales, "girls" in the music industry, and her various other projects, including her latest album. Read more

Seth Walker, September 13, 2013

Sun, 09/22/13
Seth Walker and Bill DeTurk talk about his travels around the country and discuss Austin and New Orleans music scenes. Read more

WWOZ for Tunein

Sun, 09/22/13
Authored by Danielle Dietze
WWOZ was featured on radio app TuneIn's latest ad campaign! You might have noticed them around your town in public transportation if you live in New York, Chicago, or San Francisco.              TuneIn's Ceo John Donham says WWOZ is "the best Jazz in the world... You're not... Read more

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