Listen in below as we join a packed crowd at the Allison Miner Music Heritage stage to remember one of the Fathers of New Orleans R&B, Ernie K-Doe!
Author Ben Sandmel is Joined by musical legends Allen Toussaint and Walter "Wolfman" Washington as the three are interviewed by David Fricke, Senior Editor of Rolling Stone Magazine. The interview is a celebration of one of New Orlean's finest musical heroes and coincides with the release of Sandmel's new book, "Ernie K-Doe: R&B Emperor of New Orleans."
Interviewer- David Fricke, Rolling Stone Magazine
Web/Radio Producer, Event Photo- Mike Elliot
Audio Editor- Melanie Merz
What is success? "Wolfman" Washington and Ben Sandmel remember K-Doe's depth and influence
"Taint it the Truth"- Allen Toussaint explains
1962- The "Emperor" K-Doe vs. The "Godfather" James Brown! Can we get a witness?