Big Nine Second Line Parade makes its way down St. Claude Avenue in the 9th
Ward this afternoon! This video shows the first minutes of the parade. It
went on for four more hours, through the Upper and Lower 9th Wards, including
a stop at the recently re-opened House of Danc...
Irma Thomas joined host Cole Williams on the New Orleans Music Show on
Tuesday, December 13! It was a wonderful time all around as she sang a few
songs a cappella, discussed her career, her thought process as she sings,
mentoring, and much more!
Kristin Diable joined host Murf Reeves on the New Orleans Music Show on
Monday, October 31 to play some music and talk about her upcoming gig at the
Ozone Songwriter Festival in Mandeville this weekend! Details at
Chicago blues pianist Marty Sammon passed away unexpectedly at the age of 45
last week, his sudden death happening just one day after he celebrated his
Marty appeared for WWOZ numerous times in recent years. He joined us on the
air during the New Orleans Music Sh...
Happy birthday to "Queen Bee" Littdell S. Banister, Tribal Queen of Creole
Wild West! Queen Bee is the oldest active Mardi Gras Indian Queen in the
"I'm not just the Queen on Carnival. I'm a Queen everyday. That spirit, what
I want to do, that decision that I have ma...
Here's Corey Ledet & His Cajun Band's set from the Louisiana Cajun Zydeco
Festival, June 2022! The festival is presented by the New Orleans Jazz &
Heritage Foundation and was held at Armstrong Park. cajunzydecofest.com