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"Blues with a Vieux"

Fri, 01/08/10
Authored by George Ingmire
The blues of Little Freddie King meets up with the annual Krewe du Vieux parade, set to take place January 30 in the French Quarter and Marigny neighborhoods. After that, we'll catch some heavy Hammond organ action at the B3 Summit. And don’t worry, you won’t leave hungry —... Read more

Jazz Fest Magic Moment from Cynthia Arrington

Thu, 01/07/10

Jazz Fest Magic Moment from Doug Dirt

Thu, 01/07/10

Jazz Fest Magic Moment from Christopher Layer

Thu, 01/07/10

Jazz Fest Magic Moment from Ryan McCrary & Mark Charney

Thu, 01/07/10

In Memoriam: 2009

Wed, 01/06/10
During 2009 we lost some amazing musicians and friends, including Snooks Eaglin, Eddie Bo, and Antoinette K-Doe, who've contributed richness to the musical tapestry of New Orleans and the world. Join us in remembering their songs and their spirits, and add your own tributes to... Read more

Bob's favorite shirt

Tue, 01/05/10
Authored by Tom Morgan
A listener has asked me to post a picture of Bob French in his new shirt. Here it is: Read more

"Who Got Da Baby?"

Tue, 01/05/10
Authored by George Ingmire
We kick off Carnival season — which officially begins January 6 — with New Orleans bluesman Spencer Bohren, followed by jazz guitarist Tony Green. Along the way, we meet up with one of the Phunny Phorty Phellows and have a taste of King Cake, a delicious Mardi Gras traditio... Read more

Your Cousin Dimitri's Annual Children's Music Show

Sat, 01/02/10
Authored by Your Cousin Dimitri
Tune in on the first Sunday of 2010 for Your Cousin Dimitri's annual show of blues, folk and country music suitable for kids. Leadbelly, Woody Guthrie, Elvis, Dylan... all singing for children, or music that could fool you into thinking it's good for the young uns. Turn o... Read more

Hawaiians and the Sugar Bowl

Sat, 01/02/10
Authored by Jamie Dell'Apa
As a French Quarter resident, tourists stopped making an impression years ago.  However, as I walked through today's Sugar Bowl crowd, I got surprisingly nostalgic about the University of Hawaii fans from the 2007 Sugar Bowl.  Sentimental even.  Like missing an old friend. ... Read more

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