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Still Singing the Blues documentary on Tuesday Kitchen Sink

Mon, 08/02/10
Authored by David Kunian
Y'all get ready because we're bringing you the blues this Tuesday - 8/3/10 at 10 PM CST. First we'll put on the great documentary "Still Singing the Blues" produced by hard working radiomen Barry Yeoman and Richard Ziglar. As they say, "Louisiana’s Interstate-10 corridor b... Read more

Magic Moment from Aron Lambert

Mon, 08/02/10

"New Orleans-Brazil-Chicago Express"

Fri, 07/30/10
Authored by George Ingmire
On today’s show, we explore the musical ties among New Orleans, Brazil, Chicago by way of musicians Ray Moore and Jeff Albert. Culinary Crossroads: La Boca, a restaurant in the Central Business District of New Orleans. Read more

Out of the Mississippi Backwoods: Eric Deaton Live on the Blues Breakdown!

Thu, 07/29/10
“A red second hand guitar with a bunch of knobs and switches, plugged into a Sears & Roebuck amplifier, an ass pocket of Jack Daniels and a box of fried chicken, riding towards a cabin set deep in the Mississippi backwood…** Chulahoma trrance blues lives on in the drone and... Read more

ceasar elloie...from n.o. to wwoz

Tue, 07/27/10
Authored by Lisa Barrios
Ceasar Elloie will be dropping in Thursday @ 10:00a.m. to talk about his show that night @ Harrah's in the Masquerade Room. There are 2 shows, 6 & 7:45. Ceasar has a new CD called " New Orleans to Paris ", featuring a host of musical luminaries. Be sure to tune in !! Read more

Island Aid Concert 2010 Slide Show

Sun, 07/25/10
Thanks to everyone who showed up to support the good people of Grand Isle at the First Annual Island Aid Music Festival held on Saturday July 24, 2010. Come on down next year and pass a good time with us! Read more

On vacation this week..........................

Fri, 07/23/10
Authored by Big D
Trout did a fine job with "Crossroad" this week, I had a chance to listen while in Cherokee to do a little gem mining. Libby and I are at our "summer / retirement" home in North Carolina for the week. As I said we went to Cherokee and found a lovely garnet (2 caret) that L... Read more

Save the New Orleans Musicians' Clinic

Thu, 07/22/10
Authored by Mike Kobrin
The New Orleans Musicians' Clinic has provided medical care to this city's musicians since 1998. Facing a 90% cut in funding, the Clinic now needs your help. Find out about local fundraiser events aimed at keeping the Clinic's doors open, and watch a video plea from several of... Read more

Brother Dege Rides into Town

Thu, 07/22/10
In the twilight mist, and the waning light of the stormy swamps of my twisted mind there is a place where I can always hear the sound of Brother Dege’s gothic blues. On his new album “Folk Songs of the American Longhair” angels of death fly over the city as the ominously t... Read more

"Brunch with a Side of the Blues"

Tue, 07/20/10
Authored by George Ingmire
We start today's show by doing the "Dap Walk" with funk pioneer Ernie Vincent. Then we stop in for brunch at Bywater BBQ, and later, we shake it up with Brother Tyrone and the Mindbenders. At the end, we'll wind down with a nightcap at Chickie Wah Wah, a music club on Canal... Read more

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