Film/Video

Video: John Cameron Mitchell and Alynda Segarra 'American Sickness'

Tue, 07/13/21
Authored by Carrie Booher
John Cameron Mitchell and Alynda Segarra from Hurray For the Riff Raff have released a new song, 'American Sickness.' All proceeds from it will go to benefit the Burritos Not Bombs food bank, Trans-GI Justice Project, and the Dr. MLK Scholarship Trust Fund. Check out the vi... Read more

Video: George Porter, Jr. 'Crying For Hope'

Wed, 07/07/21
Authored by Carrie Booher
Grammy Lifetime Achievement Award-Winner and original member of The Meters George Porter Jr. has released his compelling music video for "Crying For Hope," the title track of his recent studio album. The video's dynamic, contemplative visuals evoke the complexities of the s... Read more

Video: Samantha Fish 'Either Way I Lose'

Fri, 07/02/21
Authored by Carrie Booher
Here's Samantha Fish with 'Either Way I Lose,' originally streamed live by WWOZ at the Jazz & Heritage Foundation's Crescent City Blues & BBQ Festival on October 14, 2017. This was Fish's first festival appearance in New Orleans. She'll be back onstage at Jazz Fest this Oct... Read more

Video: Mahmoud Chouki 'LYMTILY Love You More Than I Love You'

Mon, 06/28/21
Authored by Carrie Booher
Here's a new video from Mahmoud Chouki for his latest single, 'LYMTILY (Love You More Than I Love You).' It was filmed and recorded at Esplanade Studios, featuring Chouki on oud, Oscar Rossignoli on piano, Alfred Jordan on drums, Noah Young on bass, Simon Moushabeck on acco... Read more

Video: 'Graduation Energy' w/Trombone Shorty, Tank Ball, Bmike Odums, Edna Karr HS

Fri, 06/25/21
Authored by Carrie Booher
It's been a long, hard year for the class of 2021. We are loving this song and video from Trombone Shorty, Tarriona "Tank" Ball, and Brandan "B-mike" Odums from the XQ Institute. They're celebrating the nation's high school graduates with music and art. The Edna Karr High S... Read more

Video: Mia Borders 'Mississippi Rising'

Mon, 06/21/21
Authored by Carrie Booher
This is Mia Borders performing 'Mississippi Rising' live at WWOZ on October 7, 2019.  Read more

WWOZ honored with 8 nominations by Press Club of New Orleans for Excellence in Journalism

Fri, 06/18/21
We are proud to share that WWOZ has been honored with eight nominations by the Press Club of New Orleans for Excellence in Journalism! The nominations encompass media produced and published during the 2020 calendar year. Here are our nominations: Best Radio Show Jazz Fest... Read more

Video: Vaughan's Lounge, spring 2021

Fri, 06/18/21
The Bywater came alive again this spring. These scenes are from Vaughan's Lounge in March, April, and May 2021! Featured performers include Treme Brass Band, Joly Bmore, James Andrews, Trombone Shorty, and Lulu & the Broadsides. Read more

Video: John Boutte - La Vie en Rose / A Change Is Gonna Come

Thu, 06/17/21
Authored by Carrie Booher
Here's an excerpt from a John Boutte concert that we streamed live from the New Orleans Jazz Museum on January 15, 2021. This performance was part of the Danny Barker Banjo & Guitar Festival. Boutte gives us his take on Edith Piaf and Sam Cooke classics. Read more

Happy Pride, New Orleans!

Mon, 06/14/21
New Orleans homes are dressed for Pride Month! Check out these wonderfully creative house floats that commemorate and celebrate the impact lesbian, gay, bisexual, and transgender individuals have had on history locally, nationally, and internationally. Read more

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