Bass virtuoso and four-time Grammy winner Christian McBride is one of the
most important figures in jazz, having been associated with Chick Corea,
Herbie Hancock, Freddie Hubbard, and many others, in addition to his own
projects. His love of jazz is matched to his love of S...
I'm really excited about my show tonight (Friday, May 1, from 10p to
midnight). You'll be able to hear the premiere of tracks that James Booker
did sessions on in the early 70's in California. These have never been
released or even heard since they were recorded!I'll also b...
There are only 3 days left for this year’s New Orleans Jazz & Heritage
Festival, the unchallenged greatest music and culture event on the planet,
but there is still a plethora of players to appreciate:
As many of you know, I have a particular fondness for lovely and tale...
Here's a few of our favorite photos from Day 4 of Jazz Fest, and for a whole
bunch more, click here: JAZZ FEST PHOTOS HIGHLIGHTS.The Idlewild String
Confederation. Photo by Jennifer Brady.Young Cheyenne Mardi Gras Indians 4 of
Jazz Fest 2015. Photo by Ryan Hodgson-Rigsbee.
Louisianans love their meat and seafood, a fact that's reflected in the Jazz
Fest food lineup. However, there are some great vegetarian options at the
festival if you're willing to do a little digging (and walking). See below
for the meatless side of festival food in 2015:
The complete playlist for last week's Friday morning set wasn't displayed on
the morning of the show. Here it is:
The Soul Ride Playlist – Friday April 24th, 2015
Title Album Time
Tanya & Dorise Hall...
You might not have seen or been able to find the complete playlist online, so
here it is:
The Soul Ride playlist, Friday, April 17th, 2015
Tal Wilkenfeld Serendipity transformati...
For some, the fantastic music at Jazz Fest is merely a bonus. They're there
for the food. With over 60 vendors and a wide variety of cuisine, Jazz Fest
time means good eatin'-- really good. To get your stomach rumbling, we've
assembled just a few of the food highlights from...
Here's a few of our favorite photos from Day 3 of Jazz Fest, and for a whole
bunch more, click here: JAZZ FEST PHOTOS HIGHLIGHTS.Beausoleil avec Michael
Doucet 40th Anniversary, at the Sheraton Fais Do Do Stage. Photo by
leonastrassersteinberg.com.Otra at the Jazz & Herita...