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Calling Road-Ready Touring Louisiana Musicians!

Wed, 10/24/12
Are you a Louisiana musician looking to head out on more tours? The Louisiana Offices of Cultural Development and Tourism are teaming up to help. You need to apply by November 16th to be included on a roster of Louisiana musicians that will be touted at national and internatio... Read more

Voodoo 2012 Louisiana Flavored Performers

Tue, 10/23/12
Authored by Bill DeTurk
  VOODOO 2012 LA PERFORMERS * May not reflect most recent schedule changes   At least 46 of 86 (53+%) performers have Louisiana connections.  Here is a program for your Louisiana-flavored 2012 Voodoo Experience:           Anders Osborne – Between the sheer force and potent l... Read more

Live Music Everyday. Day 2 of 30.

Tue, 10/23/12
Authored by Ms Smalls
phew. Yesterday beat me up. Today, I took a much more chill approach. I played the drums for awhile (I'm not so good, I need a lot of practice) and then I headed out to Bacchanal to meet friends for a girls night with Helen Gillet playing so beautifully under the trees and ... Read more

"Halloween"

Tue, 10/23/12
Authored by George Ingmire
On this week’s program we explore the musical haunts of New Orleans with Walter “Wolfman” Washington, Grayson Capps, John Mooney, Paul Sanchez & The Rolling Road Show and others. Along the way, we’ll also visit Cree McCree, a local costume designer, for a lesson in her signatu... Read more

"That Sounds Good!" WWOZ's Cookbook on WGNO

Mon, 10/22/12
"That Sounds Good!" is a collection of recipes drawn from WWOZ's Louisiana music community. Cooking demos featuring recipes from the book, prepared by Margie Perez and Wanda Rouzan, will air on WGNO's "News with a Twist" segment this week on Wednesday (7/17) and Friday (7/19). Read more

Live Music Everyday. Day 1 of 30.

Mon, 10/22/12
Authored by Ms Smalls
Today is day 1 of my 30 day commitment to seeing live music everyday. I see a lot of music but I think I can step it up and see at least one live set a day, every day. No matter what. I intend to be deliberately diverse, seeing things that I would not normally see, what peo... Read more

Vanessa Niemann (Gal Holiday) -My New Orleans

Thu, 10/18/12
Authored by Zachary Young

Sophie Lee - My New Orleans

Thu, 10/18/12
Authored by Zachary Young

'OZone Email Newsletter for October, 2012

Tue, 10/16/12
New Second Line Interview Series Membership Drive Thank-yous WWOZ Voodoo Live Broadcast Treme Creole Gumbo Festival Give the Gift of 'OZ Class Got Brass Creole Gumbo Recipe Quick Links ... Read more

Class Got Brass: Deadline Extended

Mon, 10/15/12
Authored by WWOZ Editors
The application deadline for Class Got Brass has been extended to March 1. Class Got Brass is the NO Jazz & Heritage Foundation's program to promote music education in the schools while keeping alive the flame of New Orleans' brass band tradition. Read more

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