Film/Video

Happy birthday to "Mean" Willie Green

Wed, 11/20/19
WWOZ sends belated birthday greetings to "Mean" Willie Green, who was the Neville Brothers' drummer for over 30 years. Cyril Neville wrote "Screaming and shouting happy birthday to my brother from another mother "Mean" Willie Green! Some people used to say the Neville Brot... Read more

Video: Dr. John with Billy Delle at WWOZ

Tue, 11/19/19
Remembering Dr. John, who was born on November 20, 1941. Here, never-before-seen footage of his interview with WWOZ's Billy Delle on February 23, 2011 as they celebrated the life of Bobby Charles on what would've been his 73rd birthday. Miss you, Mac (and Billy and Bobby)! Read more

New video from The NOLA Resistance

Tue, 11/12/19
Check out the new video for 'Put That Hammer Down' from The NOLA Resistance!   Read more

Video: Ellis Marsalis at the Jazz & Heritage Center

Thu, 11/14/19
Happy birthday to the great Ellis Marsalis! Here's part of his performance at the New Orleans Jazz & Heritage Foundation last December. Read more

25 years of Bamboula 2000

Sun, 11/03/19
Happy bandiversary to Bamboula 2000! This unique group has been performing together with various combinations of musicians and dancers for 25 years. Catch them again at Congo Square Rhythms Fest on Sunday, November 17. This is their performance of 'Congo Square' at the same... Read more

Video: Filmmaker Michael Murphy on “Up From The Streets, New Orleans: the City of Music”

Tue, 10/15/19
Sitting down with filmmaker Michael Murphy as he discusses his latest, Up From The Streets, New Orleans: the City of Music. The film will screen as part of the 2019 New Orleans Film Festival at the Orpheum Theater on Tuesday, October 22 at 7:45p. "Up From the Streets offe... Read more

Video: Mahmoud Chouki at NOMA

Sat, 10/12/19
New Orleans Museum of Art's extraordinary international exhibit "Bodies of Knowledge" is particularly unusual in having music performances as part of the exhibition. Moroccan-born New Orleanian musician Mahmoud Chouki was chosen to do a series of improvised duets in the gal... Read more

Video: Mahmoud Chouki at NOMA

Fri, 10/11/19
New Orleans Museum of Art's extraordinary international exhibit "Bodies of Knowledge" is particularly unusual in having music performances as part of the exhibition. Moroccan-born New Orleanian musician Mahmoud Chouki was chosen to do a series of improvised duets in the gal... Read more

New from Lost Bayou Ramblers 'Granny Smith' at Pres Hall

Sun, 09/29/19
Lost Bayou Ramblers have released a new video for 'Granny Smith' in conjunction with On Va Continuer, a documentary DVD about the band, and Asteur, a new album of their songs recorded live. Check out this footage, live from Preservation Hall below!  Read more

2019 New Orleans Film Festival: Oct. 16-23

Sat, 09/14/19
The 2019 New Orleans Film Festival is happening October 16-23! The festival is turning 30 this year and New Orleans shines ever brighter as an epicenter of culture and creativity during the festival with 500+ filmmakers from every corner of the world in attendance at screen... Read more

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