Live event

Twelfth Night Live Broadcast: Big Chief Monk Boudreaux & the Golden Eagles

Wed, 12/21/16
January 6 is Twelfth Night, marking the official start of Carnival season in New Orleans! This is an important night for the Mardi Gras Indians and Big Chief Monk Boudreaux & the Golden Eagles will be hitting the stage at the Blue Nile to celebrate. We will be broadcasting ... Read more

Dr. Michael Torregano, Sr., Calvin Johnson, Albinas Prizgintas, Keith Porteous, and more

Wed, 12/14/16
Listen in Thursday night to WWOZ Jam Session Revisited, 3 hours of live music from the 'OZ studios hosted by Freddie Blue & Big D. Scheduled performers include Dr. Michael Torregano, Sr., Calvin Johnson, Albinas Prizgintas, Keith Porteous, One Love Brass Band, Folk Blues Ex... Read more

Plucking The Celtic Harp Strings at The Hispanic Heritage Festival

Tue, 10/18/16
Rounding out Hispanic Heritage Month, Ecos Latinos, Jean Lafitte National Jazz Historical Park & Preserve, and The New Orleans Jazz National Historic Park presents the Latino Heritage Festival to take place Saturday Oct.22, 2016 and Saturday Oct. 29, at 2.30 pm at the Louis... Read more

Steve Pistorius

Thu, 10/06/16
Listen in as Steve Pistorius joins host Leslie Cooper on the Traditional Jazz Show. Audio stream: Video stream: Steve is passionate about early New Orleans Jazz piano styles. His favorite style is that of one of... Read more

KIPP Believe College Prep Jazz Ensemble on Cuttin' Class

Wed, 09/28/16
Tune in at noon on Thursday, October 13 as we welcome middle school students from KIPP Believe College Prep Jazz Ensemble for the second episode of Cuttin' Class of the 2016-17 school year! The band is under the leadership of Mr Keith Hart. Audio stream: http://www.wwoz.or... Read more


Tue, 09/27/16
Big D welcomes Deltaphonic and their New Orleans outlaw funk sounds onto "Sittin' at the Crossroads" on Wednesday, September 27 around 3p. Watch their live performance at WWOZ's studio on our video stream or tune in. Deltaphonic is a New Orleans blues rock, funk, and countr... Read more

5 things to know for 9/23-9/29

Fri, 09/23/16
Authored by Carrie Booher
1) Lots of live music coming your way on WWOZ this weekend and next week! Today around 11:30, catch Sam Price & the True Believers on the New Orleans Music Show. Tomorrow around noon, hear a preview of Cuban pianist Roberto Fonseca's free show at the George & Joyce Wein New... Read more

A Drop of Lonestar Stout at Irish Fest New Orleans 2016

Sat, 09/10/16
Authored by Sharon Armstrong
This year marks the third annual Irish Fest New Orleans, which will take place on Saturday, September 17 at the Kingsley House, 1600 Constance St. Headlining the festival this year is singer-songwriter and guitarist Jed Marum who, along with Scottish native Hugh Morrison, m... Read more

French Market's Downriver Festival - Sep. 10

Wed, 09/07/16
Authored by Carrie Booher
The fourth annual Downriver Festival will be held Saturday, September 10 at the Old U.S. Mint and French Market, featuring lectures, live music, a photography workshop, walking tours, and culinary demonstrations that celebrate all aspects of the Mississippi River’s influenc... Read more

Video: Tin Men at French Quarter Fest

Tue, 09/06/16
Here's a highlight from French Quarter Fest 2015 as the Tin Men perform 'Sit Down On The Banks Of The River,' a Reverend Gary Davis cover. Chaz breaks it down with one of the hottest washboard solos you'll ever see! Check out our New Music Spotlight on Tin Men's latest albu... Read more

Get the 'OZone monthly newsletter
facebook logo
Like us on Facebook
Volunteer at WWOZ
Hear it here!