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It's that time of year - ASCENSION!

Tue, 04/03/12
Authored by David Kunian
In honor of the late great Don "Big Moose" Jamison and in honor of everyone celebrating Easter and any excuse to play this is a good one... The Tone Scientists and Sound Chemists and Vibration Physicists of the Kitchen Sink will bring you the epic avant garde free jazz sounds... Read more


Tue, 04/03/12
Authored by George Ingmire
This week's program highlights the blues of New Orleans with the music of Amedee Frederick, Luther Kent, Ernie Vincent and many others. Speaking of the blues, guest producer, Eve Abrams, covers the annual Stella Shouting contest.  Tune in this week to hear the details of a ... Read more

POSITIVELY ALIVE, my new book of images

Mon, 04/02/12
Authored by Michael Dominici
POSITIVELY ALIVE is my new book of images on www.blurb.com -the book is available as an ebook, a softcover or hardcover copy as well on a print to order basis. Thanks, Michael Dominici http://www.blurb.com/my/dashboard some of these images are included, many more or not. Read more

Big Al Carson - My New Orleans

Wed, 03/28/12
Authored by Zachary Young

"Fish and Bread"

Wed, 03/28/12
Authored by George Ingmire
On this week’s program, we celebrate music and food and their connection to culture and history.  In the first half, Cajun music meets up with fishing, as we enjoy the Lost Bayou Ramblers with some oysters and pasta, alligator sauce piquant, and Hummingbird cake at Borgne r... Read more

Zydeco and New Orleans Blues documentaries tonight on Kitchen Sink

Tue, 03/27/12
Authored by David Kunian
Tonight, the Tone Scientists and Radio Wave Commanders of the Kitchen Sink will play, for your listening pleasure and education, two documentaries by producers extrordinaire and friends of WWOZ, The Y and the Z of documentary radio, Barry Yeoman and Richard Ziglar.   First,... Read more

The Beat

Sat, 03/24/12
Authored by Jamie Dell'Apa
Think of a frenetic jazz piece with the counter-point of a steady, unfazed tap dancer's sound.  It's the musical equivalent of social "coolness."   In the 1950s to 1970's music we focus on every Saturday from midnight to Sunday 3am, this sound evolved from the hoofers to dru... Read more

Tony Fitzpatrick in the Studio

Fri, 03/23/12
Authored by Michael Dominici
Part 1: Part 2: Part 3: Part 4: Part 5: Read more

'OZone Email Newsletter for March, 2012

Thu, 03/22/12
In This Issue Spring Drive 2012 Highlights Congo Square Rhythms Festival French Quarter Fest Roadfood Fest Secret Lives of Volunteers: Leslie Cooper Piano Night Brass Pass Pick Up Info Brass Passers from Down Unde... Read more

Lynne Arriale to Visit Jazz from the Market

Wed, 03/21/12
Authored by Jelly Roll Justice
  Brilliant pianist, composer and educator Lynne Arriale will be on air talking about her latest album this Thursday (March 22nd, 2012) at 4:30 on Jazz from the French Market. After the interview, she will be heading up Frenchmen to Snug Harbor to get ready for her gig the ... Read more

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