Many New Orleans musicians, including Dr. Michael White Charlie Miller, Mark Brooks, and Paky Saavedra many more are getting together at Irish House, on October 11 at 7pm, to play a benefit concert to raise funds for Sheik Richardson’s medical bills.
The Girls in the Band is a documentary about the experiences of female jazz musicians from the 1930 through today that playfully raises the volume of an often forgotten melody in the history of jazz music. It will be screened at NOMA on October 14th at 8pm as part of the New Orleans Film Festival.
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Tune in this week for an hour of music and food from the Crescent city, featuring the likes of the New Orleans Night Crawlers, Dr. Lonnie Smith, Johnny Sketch and the Dirty Notes and Big Sam’s Funky Nation. This week’s program includes a Culinary Crossroads two-fer with the Blue Plate Café as well as Liberty’s Kitchen.