Tune in Saturday, July 29 from 8-10am CT as Big Pete celebrates his 500th
show on WWOZ! He'll be spinning the music he's played for the last 12 years
on 'OZ: old-time jazz! Listen live at 90.7 FM locally or wwoz.org worldwide.
This Saturday's show will feature the Red Rosel...
The '50s R&B Show this week will celebrate the life and music of a true New
Orleans original -- Earl Stanley. Earl Stanley's body of work, though
tragically unsung, is a piece of the raucous and colorful puzzle that is New
Orleans Rock'n'Roll in its heyday. Stanislaus Ear...
WWOZ and Jazz Fest are celebrating Arhoolie Records this week! Both 'OZ and
the festival have a long association with Arhoolie.
This weekend, check out the photo exhibit in Grandstand at Jazz Fest
highlighting the work of Arhoolie Records founder Chris Scrachwitz. On
February 7 is International Clash Day, which is celebrated by noncommercial
radio stations around the globe -- so just for fun, WWOZ is joining in. Tune
in midnight tonight as WWOZ show hosts pay tribute to one of their favorite
bands. This special broadcast will be on till...
Tune in Friday at noon as host Bill DeTurk celebrates the 2022 Louisiana
GRAMMY nominees with over an hour of nominated music with ties to Louisiana!
Highlights include a focus on four of the five Best Regional Roots Music
Album nominations (the other is from Hawaii), a lot...
Tune in to the '50s R&B Show tonight at 7pm CT as host Neil Pellegrin pays
homage to a largely unsung talent and intriguing personality in New Orleans
R&B history: "Grandpa" Elliott Small, who passed away March 8 at age 77.
Thanks to Grandpa Elliott's prominent inclusion in...
Tune in to WWOZ today as we celebrate the 90th birthday of the divine jazz
singer and educator Germaine Bazzle! Expect to hear salutes throughout the
day from our show hosts (including a few surprises along the way).
At 5pm CT, show host Maryse Dejean will share rare record...
Tune in at 5pm CT today to hear a special broadcast of Mahmoud Chouki's
performance at the George and Joyce Wein Jazz & Heritage Center from January
The band includes Mahmoud Chouki on guitar and oud, Brad Walker on sax, Oscar
Rossignoli on piano, Martin Masakowski on ...
Tune in to WWOZ on Friday, February 18 as we celebrate the birthday of the
Soul Queen of New Orleans, the wonderful Irma Thomas. She's one of the
greatest New Orleans talents ever, a wonderful person, and she's been a
supporter of WWOZ since we first went on the air back in...
Join host T.R. Johnson for "Jazz From the French Market" on Tuesday,
February 15 starting around 4:30pm CT to hear excerpts from Oscar
Rossignoli's January 29, 2022 set at the George and Joyce Wein Jazz &
Heritage Center! Our video team was on hand to live stream this beaut...