Photo highlights from our 38th birthday celebration

Fri, 12/07/18
Tuesday, December 4 was a very special day at WWOZ-- our 38th birthday! We hope you enjoyed the day of wild programming. We welcomed more than 30 musicians into our studio (the small one!) to perform a song each for the audience. It was a great day full of songs, greetings,... Read more

Buku Broux: Busker Blog

Sun, 12/02/18
Our video team was back in the streets (or, more accurately, the square, this time) to talk to the musicians who make their living outdoors in the French Quarter. This time, we talk with Buku Broux.  Read more

New video from Michot's Melody Makers 'La lune est croche'

Mon, 11/12/18
Check out the new video from Michot's Melody Makers for 'La lune est croche,' off their debut album Blood Moon. Lots to come for this group that features members of Lost Bayou Ramblers, including an album release party at Saturn Bar on Saturday, November 24.  Read more

Video: Bobby Rush 'Ain't She Fine'

Sat, 11/10/18
Happy birthday, Bobby Rush! The king of the chitlin' circuit is 85 years old today, and as good as ever. Here's his performance of 'Ain't She Fine,' captured by WWOZ at Crescent City Blues & BBQ Fest in 2014. Read more

Video: 5th Ward Weebie 'Let Me Find Out (VOTE!)'

Sun, 11/04/18
It's an important election this Tuesday, November 6, and 5th Ward Weebie's got a message for you-- use your vote! Voter turnout for Louisiana elections has been in decline for more than 3 decades, with last year's election getting less than 13% voter turnout. Get to the pol... Read more

Strike up the band! WWOZ Membership Drive

Mon, 10/22/18
Strike up the band! It's time for our Fall Membership Drive, and we need YOU to help us fill out the metaphorical WWOZ Brass Band! Get in where you fit in, be it trumpet, tuba, snare drum, or flag-bearer level, and show your support for New Orleans community radio station. ... Read more

Video: Shamarr Allen 'Hit the Sean Payton'

Tue, 10/02/18
Who Dat! Here's the new video from Shamarr Allen for his song 'Hit the Sean Payton.' For the non-football fans out there, here's a little background on the song and the dance.  Anyone with eagle eyes peek WWOZ's Action Jackson in the crowd shots of this video? He's in the... Read more

Video: Tank & the Bangas 'Spaceships'

Sat, 09/29/18
Didn't know there was a colorful and vibrant dreamworld inside Hank's, did ya? When Hank's is in Bangaville, there is! Here's the new music video for Tank & the Bangas' 'Spaceships.'  Read more

Leo Nocentelli 'People Say'

Mon, 09/24/18
Here's one for all The Meters fans out there-- Leo Nocentelli playing 'People Say' at WWOZ on November 4, 2015.  Read more

Gal Holiday 'In My Dreams Again'

Sat, 09/22/18
Here's the new video from New Orleans country musician Gal Holiday for her song 'In My Dreams Again.' The video was shot locally and produced by the New Orleans-based Killer Kowalski Productions. Read more

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