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Bone Tone Brass Band

Sat, 10/16/10
Authored by Lisa Barrios
BONE TONE BRASS BAND Check out Bone Tone Brass Band this Sunday @ Lakeview Presbyterian Church, 5914 Canal Blvd. from 5-6 p.m. It's a free show, & seating is limited, so, get there early !! Read more

Extreme Gardening with a Man Named Pearl!

Fri, 10/15/10
One of the things that saved my life after a series of unfortunate events was A Man Named Pearl. I am talking about Pearl Fryar from Bishopville South Carolina. Pearl is an artist in the most purest form. A folk artist. A genius. A black man in a small southern town, who w... Read more

Oven Barbecue Shrimp & Sweet Potato Grits

Thu, 10/14/10
This month's recipe for barbecue shrimp and sweet potato grits comes from Priscilla Yee of Concord, California. Use Louisiana shrimp if you can get 'em, and you barbecue them in your oven instead of outdoors — perfect if you live somewhere with cold fall weather. Asian chili g... Read more

Magic Moment from Chef David Slater

Mon, 10/11/10
Magic Moment from Chef David Slater of Emeril's Restaurant on Tchoupitoulas in New Orleans. Read more

Going Latin Jazzing in New York

Sun, 10/10/10
Authored by Jelly Roll Justice
Jelly Roll Justice is going to New York to catch the Jazz at Lincoln Center Orchestra with Wynton Marsalis presenting “Jazz Meets Clave” (Thursday through Saturday, October 21st through the 23rd, in the Rose Theatre). Jelly Roll will then attend the “Smokin' Jazz Sessions ... Read more

"Crescent City Blues and BBQ"

Wed, 10/06/10
Authored by George Ingmire
On this week’s program, we preview the upcoming Crescent City Blues and BBQ Festival, held annually by the New Orleans Jazz and Heritage Foundation. In addition to music from the likes of Irma Thomas, Brother Tyrone and Cyril Neville, Luther Kent talks about discovering the... Read more

Magic Moment from John Boutte

Mon, 10/04/10
Magic Moment from Treme-based singer and composer John Boutte. Read more


Tue, 09/28/10
Today’s show covers a lot of sonic territory, with everything from the Afro-Cuban vibe of Otra to the world’s greatest washboard trio, the Tin Men, and lots in between. The music is all live at d.b.a., a club on Frenchmen Street in New Orleans, and we'll also chat with club... Read more


Mon, 09/27/10
Authored by Lisa Barrios
ATTENTION ALL YOU ART BLAKEY & JAZZ MESSENGER FANS !! Noted music & food writer, Sandy Warren, has a new book out, " Cookin' and Jammin" . Sandy writes of her life with Art, & her promise to him , the fruition of this book. Sandy will be in New Orleans the week of Oct. 7 -... Read more

Magic Moment from Lionel Milton

Mon, 09/27/10
Magic Moment from Lionel Milton Read more

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