In this episode we hear from musicians who got their start playing on the streets of the French Quarter, learning from veterans and legends, and passing it. Here's some additional information about the musicians who appear in this week's program.
THIS WEEK'S TRACK LISTING:
Seva Venet - "Margie"
Willow Family Band - "Stop Loving Me"
Jame Andrews - "The Old Rugged Cross" (music bed)
Jame Andrews - "Poops ain't Gotta Shuffle No More"
Lil' Rascals Brass Band - "Knock with Me, Rock With Me" (music bed)
Grandpa Elliot - "Baby, What You Want Me To Do"
Snooks Eaglin - "When Shadows Fall" (music bed)
Meschiya Lake and the Little Big Horns - "I Believe in Music" (music bed)
Meschiya Lake and the Little Big Horns - "Satan, Your Kingdom Must Come Down"
Doreen Ketchens - "Basin Street Blues"(music bed)
Doreen Ketchens - "This Train/ Just a Closer Walk with Thee/ Second Line" (Live From Basin St Station)
Snooks Eaglin - "Kiss of Fire" (music bed)
NEW ORLEANS CALLING is a production of WWOZ, listener-supported community radio in the Crescent City.
Your host, writer, editor, interviewer, audio engineer, and co-producer is George Ingmire.
Dave Ankers is the producer.
Melanie Merz is the supervising producer.
Additional production by Jorge Fuentes.
National distribution is managed by Russell Shelton and Carmen Connor Post.
Web support by David Stafford.
Executive Producer is WWOZ’s General Manager David Freedman.
Live From Basin St. Station is made possible by a partnership between WWOZ and the historic Basin St. Station. Live recording produced by Damond Jacob. Special thanks to Michael, Bubby, and Jay Valentino, Laura Tennyson, and Khalid Hafiz.
Special thanks to:
Sally Young and Melanie Merz, for their voice talents; WWOZ's Maryse Dejean, Scott Borne, Dee Lindsey, Crystal Gross, Lauren Del Rio, Leslie Molson, Beau Royster, and Dwayne Breashears.