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Rhythm Room Playlist 06/08/18

Sat, 06/09/18
Authored by Allan "Alski" Laskey
1     Hector     Makala Jazz Funk Band     03:38     Xake! 2     If He Walked Today     Arthur Conley     02:31     Kent 358 - Arthur Conley - I'm Living Good 1964 - 1974 3     The Ladys Letter     Pops Staples     02:21     Don't Lose This 4     Push Come To Shove     Fredd... Read more

Video: TBC Brass Band 'Phat Black'

Fri, 06/08/18
It's Pride Fest this weekend! Check out the performance schedule for Saturday, June 9. It includes TBC Brass Band, as seen here last March at WWOZ. They're performing at 2:15p in front of the Phoenix (Elysian Fields & Rampart).  Read more

Video: Gal Holiday & the Honky Tonk Revue

Fri, 06/08/18
Authored by Carrie Booher
We welcomed Gal Holiday & the Honky Tonk Revue (full band) into our studios for the first time ever this afternoon! Black Mold hosted the group on his Friday edition of the New Orleans Music Show. Check it out below!  Read more

In Memoriam: Tee Eva

Fri, 06/08/18
Tee Eva, formally known as Eva Louis Perry, passed away Thursday, June 7, 2018, at the age of 83. She was well known in the New Orleans community as a baker of delicious pralines and miniature pies, as a parading Baby Doll, and as a backup singer for Ernie K-Doe.  Tee Eva ... Read more

5 things to know for 6/8 - 6/14

Thu, 06/07/18
Authored by Carrie Booher
1) Pho Festival is happening in Harvey on Saturday and Sunday! It'll be happening at its new location at the Nawlins Market in Harvey, 10a-10p both days. This is a homey event-- while some restaurants take part in the festival, most of the food is prepared by families and l... Read more

'OZone Email Newsletter for June 2018

Thu, 06/07/18
In the JUNE 2018 Issue of the 'OZone, WWOZ's monthly newsletter: WWOZ Groove Gala, September 6 | Rolling 'OZ Style | Troy Sawyer and Calvin Johnson at the Jazz & Heritage Center | Louisiana Cajun-Zydeco Festival, June 23-24 | 32nd Annual Creole Tomato Festival | Show Host S... Read more

Ol’ Man River’s Recap of Day 1 of John Hartford Memorial Festival

Wed, 06/06/18
Authored by Ol' Man River
    Thursday is the official opening of the festival with the music kicking off at noon on The Hartford stage by the Flatland Harmony Experiment who would open with an all John Hartford set, each day of the festival would open with an all Hartford set which I thought wa... Read more

Video only: Troy Sawyer & the Elementz and Calvin Johnson & Native Son, tonight 8p

Tue, 06/05/18

Gal Holiday & the Honky Tonk Revue live at 'OZ Friday ~noon

Tue, 06/05/18

32nd Annual Creole Tomato Fest this weekend

Mon, 06/04/18
Authored by Carrie Booher
The 32nd annual Creole Tomato Fest is happening this weekend at the French Market. The festival features food, drinks, music, Bloody Mary market, tomato eating contests, kids activities, and cooking demos. There are stages and activities in Dutch Alley, The Farmers Market, ... Read more

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