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  • New Orleans Music Playlist Season 1 Episode 8

    Segment 1   Featured Artist: Rockin’ Dopsie, Jr. and the Zydeco Twisters, “Ay Tee Fee” Ingrid Lucia, “St. James Infirmary” A look at WWOZ Radio Segment 2 Luke James, “Options,” Luke James Kyle Turley Band, “Free,” Skull Shaker Segment 3 Featured Artist: Rockin’ Dopsie, Jr. and the Zydeco Twisters, “Let Me Be Your Chauffeur” Segment 4 Featured Artist: Fred LeBlanc of Cowboy Mouth, “Jenny Says” Wild Magnolias, “Papa Was a Rollin’ Stone” Interview with Steve Masakowski Segment 5 Tonya Boyd-Cannon, “In New Orleans” […]

  • The Wild Magnolias perform “Papa Was a Rollin’ Stone” on the Twist Stage

  • James Andrews performs “Bourbon St. Parade” on the Twist Stage

    James Andrews performs Mondays at the Ooh Poo Pah Doo Bar at 8pm.  

  • James Andrews performs “Hit It Big” on the Twist Stage

    James Andrews performs Mondays at the Ooh Poo Pah Doo Bar at 8pm.  

  • James Andrews performs “St. James Infirmary” on the Twist Stage

    James Andrews performs Mondays at the Ooh Poo Pah Doo Bar at 8pm.

  • Ladies United for the Preservation of Endangered Cocktails

    Lynnette Marrero, New York Chapter President of LUPEC or Ladies United for the Preservation of Endangered Cocktails, spoke with WGNO meteorologist Hank Allen about the club and how it's helping women to connect and communicate within the industry.

  • Tales of the fruits of Tales of the Cocktail

    It takes a village to create a cocktail and that village includes a place where most of us get groceries. News With A Twist reporter Wild Bill Wood got a giant shopping cart to tell this story from Tales of the Cocktail in New Orleans.

  • Allisa Henley talks about being a woman in the whiskey business

    The cocktail industry isn't a man's world. We talked to Allisa Henley, a distiller for George Dickel Tennessee Whiskey, who says her gender has never held her back.

  • New Orleans Music Playlist Season 1 Episode 7

    Segment 1 Featured Artist: Mikayla, “The Beginning” – Mikayla Hot 8 Brass Band, “Steamin’ Blues” – The Life and Times… of the Hot 8 Brass Band Interview with Sweet Crude Segment 2 Bonerama, “Close the Door,” Shake It Baby Bill Summers, George Porter Jr. and Friends, “Watermelon Man” Segment 3 Featured Artist: Mikayla, “Just Another Day” Segment 4 Featured Artist: Ann Savoy, “My Dear Companion” Baby Boyz Brass Band, “D-Boy” Interview with Lucien Barbarin Segment 5 Lena Prima, “Pennies from Heaven” Zion Trinity, “Ochosis: […]

  • Tales of the Cocktail: Founder of Casa Noble

    The best bartenders from around the world are in the Big Easy for Tales of the Cocktail, and WGNO's Hank Allen is sampling Tequila!

  • What’s going on at Tales of the Cocktail

    It's all at Tales of the Cocktail this year. Co-founder Paul Tuennerman talks with LBJ about some of the 90+ events that are attracting cocktail lovers from all over.

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    Feeding the Multitudes for the 4th!

    NEW ORLEANS (WGNO) — It’s a big fourth of July picnic, and it’s free! Victory Fellowship Church at 5708 Airline Drive, across from the Saints training facility, holds its 26th annual “Feed the Multitudes” on Saturday, July 4th. Last year, more than 5,000 people attended. The church will offer barbecue and other food, games for kids, and 500 free pairs of new tennis shoes for the needy. The event will also provide a “spa” offering free haircuts and manicures. And […]