Film/Video

The Indigenous Influence on American Music

Mon, 01/23/17
Authored by Carrie Booher
A new documentary is exploring the deep influence indigenous Americans have had on modern American music. Rumble: The Indians Who Rocked the World premiered this weekend at the Sundance Film Festival in Utah. Rumble tells the tales and expounds on the influence of many Nati... Read more

Dumpstaphunk w/Trombone Shorty 'Justice'

Mon, 01/23/17
A powerful new video from Dumpstaphunk's collaboration with Trombone Shorty for the song 'Justice' was released on Inauguration Day (January 20, 2017). The song was first released in early 2016 during the presidential campaign. The video was purposely released on the day of... Read more

The Funky Meters with Allen Toussaint 'Ride Your Pony'

Sat, 01/14/17
In honor of Toussaint's birthday on January 14, we're spending this week looking back at some fantastic tributes that our 2016 Piano Night performers paid to him last April along with a couple of great performances from Toussaint himself. See the whole collection here. Tod... Read more

Champion Jack Dupree w/Allen Toussaint at Jazz Fest 1990

Fri, 01/13/17
In honor of Allen Toussaint's birthday on January 14, we're spending this week looking back at some fantastic tributes that our 2016 Piano Night performers paid to him last April along with a couple of great performances from Toussaint himself. See the whole collection here... Read more

Video: Danny Barker Fest opening night

Fri, 01/13/17
Authored by Carrie Booher
We were at Snug Harbor last night, broadcasting and video streaming live from opening night of Danny Barker Festival 2017! Performers included Detroit Brooks, Gregg Stafford (wearing Danny Barker's jacket), Kerry Lewis, Herman Lebeaux, Mari Watanabe, Bruce Brackman, Freddy ... Read more

Marcia Ball 'Holy Cow'

Thu, 01/12/17
In honor of Allen Toussaint's birthday on January 14, we're spending this week looking back at some fantastic tributes that our 2016 Piano Night performers paid to him last April. See the whole collection here. Today, we've got New Orleans boogie-woogie piano queen, Marcia ... Read more

Video: Big Chief Monk Boudreaux & the Golden Eagles at Blue Nile

Wed, 01/11/17
Authored by Carrie Booher
Happy Carnival season, New Orleans! We were live video streaming and broadcasting from the Blue Nile on Twelfth Night as Big Chief Monk Boudreaux & the Golden Eagles were onstage. If you missed it last Friday, check out the whole performance below! The audio-only option is... Read more

Joan of Arc 2017 parade video highlights

Wed, 01/11/17
Authored by Carrie Booher
Twelfth Night revelers with Joan of Arc had to push their plans back a day this year as cold and windy rain swept New Orleans on January 6. The krewe rolled on in still chilly weather January 7 at 7p, though, and WWOZ was on the scene. Check out these highlights from this y... Read more

Marty Sammon 'Southern Nights'

Wed, 01/11/17
In honor of Allen Toussaint's birthday on January 14, we're spending this week looking back at some fantastic tributes that our 2016 Piano Night performers paid to him last April. See the whole collection here. Today, we've got Marty Sammon performing 'Southern Nights,' one... Read more

John Papa Gros 'On Your Way Down'

Tue, 01/10/17
In honor of Allen Toussaint's birthday on January 14, we're spending this week looking back at some fantastic tributes that our 2016 Piano Night performers paid to him last April. See the whole collection here. Today, we've got John Papa Gros performing 'On Your Way Down' f... Read more

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