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Troy "Trombone Shorty" Andrews to visit WWOZ

Wed, 04/14/10
Authored by Lisa Barrios
Be sure to listen in tomorrow, when Troy " Trombone Shorty " Andrews will be coming up to talk about his new CD " Backatown ". That's Thursday, April 15, @ 10:15 a.m. Don't miss it !! Read more

Wednesdays at the Square

Wed, 04/14/10
Authored by Julia Botero
The Young Leadership Council starts the popular free concert series. Read more

'OZone Email Newsletter for April, 2010

Wed, 04/14/10
Dear Listener, We had a blast at French Quarter Fest last weekend, and there's plenty of live events action all this week, like our broadcast of Betty Harris at the Old Point Bar. But the big one is coming: 2 full weekends of Jazz Fest, plus WWOZ Piano Night (April 26), n... Read more

"Sync Up"

Tue, 04/13/10
Authored by George Ingmire
First we'll check out Kermit Ruffins and the BBQ Swingers recorded live by WWOZ at the Dew Drop Jazz Hall in Mandeville, Louisiana. During the show, we stop by Kermit’s house in Treme for an interview about his musical upbringing. Along the way, Jazz Fest's Director of Prog... Read more

Sarah Quintana Live On Tuesday Morning Set

Mon, 04/12/10
Authored by Mark LaMaire
If you tune into WWOZ's Morning Set this Tuesday, April 13 you will be in for a special treat as New Orleans' own Sarah Quintana will be performing live in-studio starting around 8:30 AM. Sarah earned her chops performing on the streets of the French Quarter and has since ... Read more

FQF Artist Spotlight: Susan Cowsill

Sat, 04/10/10
Susan Cowsill has developed into one of New Orleans’ premier roots/pop songwriters. Her sandy voice and steady guitar skills combine to create music that is enjoyed by fans of country, southern rock and Americana alike. Catch our live broadcast of Susan Cowsill & Friends at Fr... Read more

Singing Shrimp

Wed, 04/07/10
This month's recipe from Marcelle Bienvenu (a writer for Louisiana Cookin' and Times-Picayune) makes those tasty Louisiana shrimp sing as an hors d'oeuvre or side dish. Read more

Bradley's Circus

Wed, 04/07/10
Authored by Big D
Matanja Joy Bradley will again join us at The Crossroad, this time she's bringing the entire band. Read more

FQF Food Spotlight: Antoine's

Tue, 04/06/10
Authored by Sharon Armstrong
Antoine’s Restaurant spans 5 generations, over a century and a half of history. This year, Antoine’s tasty contribution to French Quarter Fest is Oyster Bonne Femme over Bow Tie Pasta, and Shrimp Regua, named after the restaurant’s Executive Chef Michael Regua (pictured). If y... Read more

John Coltrane's ASCENSION on the Kitchen Sink

Tue, 04/06/10
Authored by David Kunian
Tonight, in honor of the late great educator, jazzman, WWOZ DJ, and all around upright bad ass Don "Moose" Jamison, we'll put the epic late period John Coltrane composition "Ascension" on around 10 PM Tueday 4/6/10 on the Kitchen Sink. This is to commemorate Easter for tho... Read more

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