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'OZone Email Newsletter for January, 2017

Thu, 01/05/17
In the January 2017 Issue of the 'OZone, WWOZ's monthly newsletter: Twelfth Night Live Broadcast: Monk Boudreau | More Live Broadcasts | Our Show Hosts' Favorite Recordings of 2016 | Meet the Staff: Marietta Goodman, Office Manager | Marcus Roberts at the Jazz & Heritage Cen... Read more

Sunday Second Line: Lady Jetsetters

Thu, 01/05/17

Danny Barker Banjo & Guitar Festival 2017

Wed, 01/04/17
The Danny Barker Banjo & Guitar Festival returns Thursday, January 12 to Sunday, January 15. This annual festival is held each January in honor of the late Danny Barker's birthday on the 13th. WWOZ will be broadcasting and video streaming live from the opening night of the... Read more

12th Night live broadcast & video stream 10p: Big Chief Monk Boudreaux & the Golden Eagles

Wed, 01/04/17

New music spotlight: Mahalia Jackson

Tue, 01/03/17
Authored by Carrie Booher
A new release from Mahalia Jackson features 11 previously unheard tracks discovered through research at The Historic New Orleans Collection. Moving On Up A Little Higher was released by Shanachie Records in late September 2016 and produced by Anthony Heilbut, a respected re... Read more

Poppa Stoppa records w/Neil Pellegrin Jan. 3, 7-10p

Tue, 01/03/17
Authored by Carrie Booher
Listen in 7-10p tonight (Tuesday, January 3) as host Neil Pellegrin welcomes Andre Labat, the current owner of a portion of Poppa Stoppa's record collection, to our airwaves. Labat currently holds a bundle of 45s and 4-track broadcast tapes originally owned by the legendary... Read more

Paul Longstreth's Daily Bread

Tue, 01/03/17
This recipe for home-made bread, is Paul Longstreth's contribution to That Sounds Good: A Cookbook Celebrating 30 Years of WWOZ. Read more

Rhythm Room Playlist 12/30/16

Sat, 12/31/16
Authored by Allan "Alski" Laskey
1    man from wareika    rico    03:19    man from wareika    2016/12/30 21:59:11 2    Border Song (Holy Moses)    Aretha Franklin    03:21    Queen Of Soul - The Atlantic Recordings [Disc 3]    2016/12/30 22:02:41 3    I Won't Back Down    Roy Tyler & New Directions    03:1... Read more

Takin' It to the Streets: Perfect Gentlemen Second Line

Fri, 12/30/16

5 things to know for 12/30-1/5

Fri, 12/30/16
Authored by Carrie Booher
Happy New Year!!! 1) Check out our Livewire Music Calendar or Livewire iPhone app for all of the great shows happening around town on New Year's Eve and New Years Day. Our top pick is Foundation of Funk and Dumpstaphunk at the Joy Theater. Ring in 2017 in fully funkified f... Read more

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