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Jazz Fest Magic Moment from Jordan Kessler

Tue, 01/26/10

Jazz Fest Magic Moment from Stanley Taylor

Tue, 01/26/10

Jazz Fest Magic Moment from Doug Dirt

Tue, 01/26/10

Jazz Fest Magic Moment from Terry the Threadhead

Tue, 01/26/10

The Inside View on the Krewe du Vieux

Mon, 01/25/10
Authored by Sharon Armstrong
As everyone in New Orleans knows, becoming a member of a New Orleans' Mardi Gras Krewe isn't always the easiest thing to accomplish...just try and join Rex...I dare you. But Rex doesn't hold the patent on exclusivity, or popularity. While the big parades that roll on Fat T... Read more

Puentes New Orleans

Mon, 01/25/10
Authored by Julia Botero

"Rock a Bye Birdie"

Mon, 01/25/10
Authored by George Ingmire
The blues finds its way to your ears via the fingerpicking of New Orleans guitarist John Rankin, followed by pianist Bob Andrews tickling the ivories. The Crescent City has a rhythm both in the clubs and on the stove, as we explore the cycle of cuisine that surrounds daily ... Read more

Morphine & Tattoos with The Problem Child

Sat, 01/23/10
Check it out Y'all! Jeremy Lyons will be in the studio, on the Blues Breakdown with members of the band Morphine, Feb. 5th! Baritone Sax man Dana Culley and drummer Jerome Duepree will join Jeremy on Guitar. We're talking unrehearsed and unplugged, live on the air! Just l... Read more

Day two of the International Blues Challenge

Fri, 01/22/10
Authored by Big D
It is the morning of the second full day of the IBC here in Memphis and what a ride. Wed night the International showcase was fantastic, a concert with all of the acts from outside of the US. 12 countries are represented from 5 continents. I was most impressed with the duo ... Read more

'OZone Email Newsletter for January, 2010

Wed, 01/20/10
Dear Listener, Our hearts are heavy as the Haitian situation unfolds in all its horror. When we in New Orleans see certain scenes from that island, we can't help but think of our own city since we share so much culture and heritage. And of course, all of us who lived thro... Read more

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