Over the coming weeks, we're featuring WWOZ's top videos of 2017! This one is
from back in January at the Danny Barker Festival's opening night at Snug
Harbor. The song, 'Struttin' With Some Barbecue,' was first recorded by Louis
Armstrong in Chicago in 1927 with his Hot Fi...
Twerk Thomson came in to promote Twerk Thomson Plays Unpopular Songs at
WWOZ earlier this year. Unpopular Songs is a different type of traditional
jazz album. Instead of polished and pristine, the cuts are gritty and
accompanied by the pops and hisses that give vinyl record...
It's Dr. John Day in New Orleans! The Night Tripper celebrates his 77th
birthday today. Check out this hourlong performance from 1974 featuring the
man of the hour, plus Professor Longhair, Earl King, The Meters, and more. So
It's a big weekend at Tipitina's as the famed venue hosts "A Neville Family
Groove: Celebrating 40 Years of Music at Tipitina's with the First Family of
Funk" on Friday, November 24 and "The Funkin' Truth: Celebrating 40 Years of
Music at Tipitina's with Grammy Lifetime Awa...
Tuba Skinny is just one of the many bands performing at the Treme Creole
Gumbo Fest this weekend. Check out their appearance at WWOZ earlier this year
below and then find more details on this weekend's festival and lineup
Revisiting the live series of music our Wednesday night Kitchen Sink hosts
brought into the studio over the summer with this song from Malevitus. This
was part of their 50th anniversary celebration of the "Summer of Love."
Hear The Kitchen Sink every weeknight, 10p-midnight.
Check out The Session, performing live at WWOZ back in June.
From the group's website: "Individually and collectively, we are trying to
create a sound that reflects who we are at this moment. However, we are each
steeped in a rich tradition. We have been lucky enough to p...
The New Orleans Video Access Center (NOVAC) paired up with three local
artists to create new music videos. Now in its third year, the program pairs
talented local filmmakers with students (ages 17 & up) who want to learn all
about the creative process behind music video pro...