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WWNO
1:26 pm
Mon December 8, 2014

Wait, Wait…Don’t Tell Me! Tickets Contest Rules

Contest Rules

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WWNO
11:08 am
Thu December 4, 2014

NPR Angel & Devil: They'll Just Spend It All On Honey

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Support WWNO today and keep us swimming in that sweet, sweet honey.

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Music
1:56 pm
Tue December 2, 2014

Hey New Orleans, NPR Music Wants You To Play A Concert In Their Office

NPR Music is throwing a Tiny Desk contest to help fans discover unknown artists. The Tiny Desk Concerts series at NPR has long been a place to see well-known musicians, as well as a launching pad for many others. Now, we're looking for true unknowns. We're asking bands and musicians all over the country to film themselves performing one song behind a desk of their choice.

The winner will play NPR's famous Tiny Desk in Washington, D.C., and travel to Austin, Texas, in March 2015 to appear in Lagunitas' CouchTrippin' showcase.

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The Moth
5:29 pm
Sun November 30, 2014

Join Us For The Moth StorySLAM On Tuesday, December 9

Anyone can tell a story at The Moth. Including... you?
Credit Jason Saul / WWNO

The Moth is back for December, with a monthly StorySLAM at Café Istanbul, featuring stories by… maybe you? If you want to tell a story at The Moth, or know someone who'd be perfect, see all the details below. Throw your name in the hat or just come to listen!

Come join us for "Rewards" on Tuesday, December 9

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WWNO
11:44 am
Tue November 25, 2014

Join WWNO On #GivingTuesday

We have a day for giving thanks. We have two for getting deals. Now, we have #GivingTuesday, a global day dedicated to giving back. On Tuesday, December 2, 2014, charities, families, businesses, community centers and students around the world will come together for one common purpose: to celebrate generosity and to give.

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WWNO
8:31 am
Tue November 25, 2014

Join Us On Thanksgiving For 'Turkey Confidential'

Turkey Confidential, the Splendid Table's annual live call-in show, will air Thursday, Nov. 27, from 10 a.m. to noon on 89.9 WWNO.

We'll be playing bingo in the control room. Play along with us!

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WWNO
1:22 pm
Tue November 18, 2014

WWNO Night With The Hermitage Piano Trio

The Hermitage Piano Trio.
Credit Courtesy of the artists.

Register here for a pair of complimentary tickets to hear the Hermitage Piano Trio on Tuesday December 2, 8 p.m. at Tulane’s Dixon Hall. This special “WWNO Night” is a mutual appreciation event by WWNO and the New Orleans Friends of Music, celebrating our long-standing support for classical music in metro New Orleans.

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WWNO
11:21 am
Wed November 12, 2014

A Different Pace Coming To Morning Edition And All Things Considered

The new Morning Edition broadcast clock.

Did you know that every public radio program has a "clock?" Broadcast clocks are set templates that stations like ours use to track the timing of a show's stories and interviews, newscasts and underwriting credits each day.

Learn more about broadcast clocks in this great 99% Invisible podcast. 

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The Moth
5:29 pm
Sun November 2, 2014

Join Us For The Moth StorySLAM On Tuesday, November 11

Anyone can tell a story at The Moth. Including... you?
Credit Jason Saul / WWNO

The Moth is back for November, with a monthly StorySLAM at Café Istanbul, featuring stories by… maybe you? If you want to tell a story at The Moth, or know someone who'd be perfect, see all the details below. Throw your name in the hat or just come to listen!

Come join us for "Last Minute" on Tuesday, November 11

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Arts & Culture
4:40 pm
Thu October 16, 2014

NPR's Michele Norris And Director Kenny Leon Discuss World Premiere of 'Water±' On October 25

Courtesy NPR

NPR's Michele Norris says Hurricane Katrina was a line of demarcation for her. Reporting from New Orleans and the Gulf Coast after the storm and floods, she found herself compelled to work with emotion in her journalism in a new way.

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