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Woody Allen Jazz Band Adds Date In Badajoz, Spain

Woody Allen and his long time band – the Eddy Davis New Orleans Jazz Band – are returning to Europe this December. Following dates already announced for Monte Carlo and Barcelona, they have added a third in Badajoz, Spain. The concert takes place on 30th December, and will be held at the Palacio de Congressos. […]

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Happy 79th Birthday, Woody Allen

Woody Allen turns 79 today! Yes, next year is a much nicer looking number, but we still wish him all the very best on this day. Allen’s 79th year was a dramatic one. His year started with Blue Jasmine and Cate Blanchett winning all the awards she could. He followed it up with his 44th […]


Woody Allen And Band Adds Monte Carlo Date December 2014

Last week, Woody Allen and the Eddy Davis New Orleans Jazz Band announced a concert date in Spain. That concert visit is now turning into a tour, with a second date added – in Monte Carlo, Monaco. The performance will take place at Opéra Garnier in Monte-Carlo, Monaco. It will be on the 29th December […]

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Woodywatch: Molly Ringwald Sings With Woody Allen Jazz Band

Woody Allen and the Eddy Davis New Orleans Jazz Band has kicked off a new season at the Carlyle Hotel in New York. You can catch the band every Monday night until Christmas. Allen and band have been performing their regular Mondays for decades, but so far this season we have already had one surprise […]

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VOTW: Woody Allen Plays Clarinet On Dick Cavett Show

In the 60s and 70s, Woody Allen appeared many times on the Dick Cavett Show, usually for a few laughs. In our video of the week, here’s Allen on the same show, but this time playing clarinet. According to Allen, he has played clarinet every day for decades. He just commenced another season at the […]


Woodywatch: Jeff Goldblum Joins Woody Allen Jazz Band Onstage

A little Annie Hall reunion happened on Monday night. Jeff Goldblum, who had the briefest of cameos in ‘Annie Hall‘, joined Woody Allen and his regular jazz band onstage for a song. Allen, of course, has held his regular Monday night slot at The Carlyle Hotel for decades. His performances with the Eddy Davis New […]


Woody Allen Jazz Band Return To New York Residency September 2014

Woody Allen, more weeks than not, plays clarinet with the Eddy Davis New Orleans Jazz Band, Monday nights at the Carlyle Cafe in New York City. Adhering to his usual schedule, Allen and the band have locked in appearances from September through to December. The bands trombonist Jerry Zigmont has put new dates on his […]


Woody Allen Jazz Band Records ‘Secret Track’ For Bullets Over Broadway Musical Soundtrack

Woody Allen has held his regular engagement of playing clarinet in the Eddy Davis New Orleans Jazz Band for decades. The band has made plenty of crossovers into Allen’s film career and now they have revealed they are recording a secret track for the Bullets Over Broadway musical. The band themselves sent us tweets from […]


Woodywatch: Holocaust Survivor Simon Gronowski Performs With Woody Allen Jazz Band

Woody Allen famously plays jazz on Mondays, almost every one, with the Eddy Davis New Orleans Jazz Band at the Carlyle Hotel in New York City. It’s such a regular occurrence, we don’t cover it on Woodywatch. But this past week saw a very special performance, and very much worth covering. A holocaust survivor named […]

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VOTW: Woody Allen And His Jazz Band Perform Aunt Hagar Blues, Jokes Around

We don’t usually post Woody Allen’s Jazz endeavours in our videos of the week, mainly because he does it every single week! His Monday night residency with the Eddy Davis New Orleans Jazz Band at the Carlyle in New York City continues as strong as ever. But just before Christmas, Allen and the band visited […]


Woody Allen Jazz Band To Continue NYC Residency In 2014

At age 78, Woody Allen’s showing no signs of slowing down. Along with his films and writings, Allen’s been a fixture of the New York Jazz scene, appearing almost every Monday night at the Cafe Carlyle with the Eddy Davis New Orleans Jazz Band. That residency is set to continue into 2014. The Cafe Carlyle […]


Happy 78th Birthday Woody Allen

Woody Allen turns 78 on 1st December 2014. His 77th year has been as busy as the 50 or so that preceded it. He released 43rd film as a directed (Blue Jasmine) and finished production his 44th (Magic In the Moonlight) in the South of France. He appeared in a film that was a tribute […]


Woody Allen Jazz Band Returns To The Carlyle This Week for 2013

With production wrapped on his 2014 film and European press completed for Blue Jasmine, Woody Allen is returning to his regular jazz engagement. Starting this week, Woody Allen and the Eddy Davis New Orleans Jazz Band will perform every Monday night at the Carlyle in New York until Christmas. The band performed for most of […]


New Recording And Videos From Woody Allen Jazz Band In France

Woody Allen performed two concerts this summer in France with the Eddy Davis New Orleans Jazz Band this summer, taking their regular Monday night New York show across the pond. The two concerts, one in Lyon, one in Antibes, were held in the middle of Allen making his 2014 film. Now the band have posted […]


Woodywatch: Emma Stone, Colin Firth And Andrew Garfield Attend Woody Allen Concert In France

Woody Allen and the Eddy Davis New Orleans Jazz Band have just completed their second and last concert in France, in the town of Antibes. In the audience were the stars of Allen’s newest film, currently in production in France – Colin Firth, Emma Stone (and her partner Andrew Garfield) and Erica Leerhsen. Pretty cool […]


Woodywatch: Woody Allen’s Jazz Band Perform in Lyon, France

Woody Allen is currently in France, directing his 2014 film. But not one to ever rest, he played a gig in Lyon last night with his regular jazz band – The Eddy Davis New Orleans Jazz Band – as part of Nuits de Fourvière. Some pictures appeared in Twitter, there’s an official poster as well as […]


Woody Allen’s Jazz Band Plays Lyon and Antibes, France In July 2013

Music has always been a passion for Woody Allen. He performs most Monday nights with the Eddy Davis New Orleans Jazz Band at the Carlyle Hotel in New York City – always a hot ticket. He only takes a break when he makes films, but this year, the band is heading over to join Allen […]


Woody Allen’s Jazz Band To Play France, Returns To Carlyle September 2013

We had a short twitter chat with Jerry Zigmont, trombone player for The Eddy Davis New Orleans Jazz Band – the long standing musical group that Woody Allen has been performing with for decades. He revealed to us more about the schedule of Woody Allen’s music schedule for 2013. After 6 straight months of shows, […]


Woody Allen’s Jazz Band Returns To The Carlyle Hotel For 2013

UPDATED 2013 Details here – Performance News Woody Allen & the Eddy Davis New Orleans Jazz Band returns to their regular Monday night residency at the Carlyle Hotel in New York, according to the website of Jerry Zigmont. Zigmont is the trombonist in the band, and one of the more visible members of Woody Allen’s […]