Blues & BBQ preview: Little Freddie King

Mon, 10/02/17
The Crescent City Blues & BBQ Fest is coming up October 13-15! Little Freddie King will hit the stage at Lafayette Square again on Sunday, October 15 from 3:15-4:30p.  Check out his performance at the festival last year below as captured by the WWOZ Video team.  Read more

Video: St. Roch Syncopators live at 'OZ

Mon, 10/02/17
Authored by Carrie Booher
The St. Roch Syncopators joined host Dan Meyer on the Monday morning Traditional Jazz show today. Check out their spirited performance that reached a worldwide audience. Folks watching on Facebook let us know they were tuning in from Switzerland, Ireland, Canada, Brazil, It... Read more

New video from Hot 8: 'St James Infirmary'

Thu, 09/28/17
The Hot 8 Brass Band strips down and takes it way back with this raw and powerful video for 'St. James Infirmary,' a jazz standard with its roots in the 19th century. The song was made famous by Louis Armstrong's 1928 recording. Read more

Crescent City Blues & BBQ Fest 2017 Lineup (10/13-10/15)

Tue, 09/26/17
The 2017 Crescent City Blues & BBQ Fest is coming! The sound of great blues and scent of delicious BBQ will fill the air surrounding Lafayette Square the weekend of Oct. 13-15. Check out this year's lineup below and if you can't make it there yourself, tune in to WWOZ's liv... Read more

Video: Edna Karr Brass Band at 'OZ

Mon, 09/25/17
Authored by Carrie Booher
We welcomed the mighty Edna Karr Brass Band, led by director Chris Herrero, into our studios for the first episode of School Groove of the 2017-18 school year earlier today! Check it out: Read more

Video: Southern Decadence 2017

Mon, 09/25/17
Attendance at Southern Decadence, held over Labor Day weekend, broke records with over 210,000 attendees celebrating pride, life, and love in the French Quarter. WWOZ was on hand to capture some highlights from the festive scene.  Read more

Video: Bamboula 2000 at 'OZ

Tue, 09/19/17
Authored by Carrie Booher
Show host Maryse Dejean was pleased to welcome Bamboula 2000 onto the Monday edition of Jazz From The French Market yesterday. Check out their performance below. Read more

New Orleans Film Fest 2017 (10/11-10/19)

Mon, 09/18/17
The New Orleans Film Fest is back and bigger than ever. Its 28th incarnation will run from Wednesday, October 11 to Thursday, October 19. The festival will again feature many films by local filmmakers and films that are especially of local interest, plus a few with music as... Read more

Video: Marc Broussard 'Lucky'

Wed, 05/31/17
The Young Leadership Council of New Orleans just wrapped up another jamming Wednesday at the Square season. WWOZ was on hand at Lafayette Square on a Wednesday in late March to broadcast and video stream from the weekly concert. Check out Marc Broussard performing 'Lucky' ... Read more

Video: Latinos in New Orleans

Tue, 05/30/17
WWOZ takes a look at the long history of Latinos in New Orleans, including the original "Spanish Quarter," exploited laborers who rebuilt the city after Katrina, and music by those who live in the city today. For more from this rich culture, tune in to our Latin music shows... Read more

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