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Magic Moment from Dancin' Man 504

Mon, 01/17/11
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"Maple Leaf Revisited"

Mon, 01/17/11
Authored by George Ingmire
On today’s show, we head down to the Oak Street for some music and food. As we enter the Carnival Zone, this is one place where the funk will be in full effect, so get ready for a set from Papa Grows Funk, followed by some Joe Krown. Culinary Crossroads: Jacques-Imo'sClub: ... Read more

WWOZ Looks Back At 2010!

Thu, 01/13/11
As we ring in the new year, join us in reminiscing about the best moments of 2010. From live broadcasts and in-studio performances to shows and festivals, we can think of quite a few magical highlights from the past year in New Orleans' rich musical tapestry. Read more

Brass Band news! Chetsta is hanging out with Raymond Kent and then playing live on January 14, 8 to 9 a.m.

Tue, 01/11/11
Authored by Raymond Kent
The new year is getting off to a good start at The Jazz Crossroads. This week only, the Brass Band Half Hour shifts to an 8 o'clock start (New Orleans time) and goes live! Chet "Chetsta" Overall, the tenor saxophone player for the Lagniappe Brass Band, has committed to br... Read more

Charlie B is back

Mon, 01/10/11
Authored by Charles Burchell
Well, after a work trip that covered the past three major holidays, I'm back at WWOZ for another edition of "Jazz from the French Market." First of all, my sincere thanks to Jeff Greenberg who filled in for me. Jeff, you did an amazing job. There's been a lot of new music t... Read more

Magic Moment from Tondrae Kemp

Mon, 01/10/11
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Mon, 01/10/11
Authored by George Ingmire
On today’s show, we kick things off by hopping a train from Mississippi to New Orleans with Little Freddie King; making it to the city just in time to catch some bawdy throws from the Krewe du Vieux parade. After that we upgrade our ride to funk with the B3 Summit before ha... Read more

Vincent Broussard is mixin' it up with Lisa Barrios Jan 13, 10a.m. ish CST

Thu, 01/06/11
Authored by Lisa Barrios
Vincent Broussard, saxophonist with the Rebirth Brass Band , has a new CD, " Rebirth Revisited ", a Slow Drag Production. He's gonna visit with me, & we'll talk about this new project,& of course, play some things from it. I hope you'll join us ! This Thursday, Jan. 13, 10... Read more


Tue, 01/04/11
Authored by George Ingmire
Today’s show features saxophonist, flautist and clarinetist Rex Gregory, a jazz musician whose philosophical ideas influence his compositions as much as his teachers and collaborators do. This show was recorded at the Blue Nile where Rex is joined on stage by Austin Johnson... Read more

Magic Moment from Bill Iuso

Mon, 01/03/11
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