In backyards across New Orleans, the 100 members of BYO gather to tell stories that are live, unscripted, and true to the teller. Last Saturday night, we featured a recording of Elizabeth Steeby's story of guns, guts and a woman's rite of passage.
Wandering minstrel Shine Delphi and and multi-instrumentalist blues musician Blind Boy Paxton team up on "You're A Mean One Mr Grinch," the theme song from the Dr. Seuss holiday TV classic. The footage here is from the recording sessions for Best of Street New Orleans, Xmas.
Tonight on the Kitchen Sink 10 PM we'll have the annual James Booker Birthday show! Nothing but the PIano Prince in all his genius and finery. Special guest Bayou Maharajah director Lily Keber will be there to add scintillating commentary and update us on the latest Lil' Booker news. There will be four-handed piano, rants, raves, Junco Partners, discussion of the CIA,