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Burn Sandmel Burn! Ernie K-Doe: The R&B Emperor of New Orleans Book Release Party April 11!

Sat, 04/07/12
Book release party April 11! Join Ben for his book release party Wednesday, April 11, from 6 to 8 p.m., at 533 Royal Street. Karen Celestan will interview Ben Sandmel about K-Doe and the book. Sales and pre-order pickups begin at 9:30 a.m. at The Shop at The Collection. ... Read more

Winston Turner - My New Orleans

Sat, 04/07/12
Authored by Zachary Young

Sun Ra Documentary

Fri, 04/06/12
Authored by Jamie Dell'Apa
Finally, a documentary that rises to quality of the elusive muse that was Sun Ra.  With insights from former WWOZ show host John Sinclair and sometimes New Orleans resident, Michael Ray.     http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=LqZHzpAYVIk&feature=relmfu  Read more

Glazed Fresh Strawberry Pizza Pie

Thu, 04/05/12
We are secretly in love with anything that involves pre-made cookie dough, soda, cream cheese, strawberries galore and potential for orange liqueur. This month's recipe combines all these things into a pizza-pie style cookie dish that you can slice up and serve to kids (san... Read more

Eunice Saturday Morning Cajun Jam Sessions at Jazz Fest

Wed, 04/04/12
Authored by Ronald Clingenpeel
Saturday morning jam sessions aren’t common in south Louisiana, because most musicians have been up late the night before. The exception is on the outskirts of Eunice at the Savoy Music Center. Here, every Saturday, local musicians – and often a number of musicians from around... Read more

It's that time of year - ASCENSION!

Tue, 04/03/12
Authored by David Kunian
In honor of the late great Don "Big Moose" Jamison and in honor of everyone celebrating Easter and any excuse to play this is a good one... The Tone Scientists and Sound Chemists and Vibration Physicists of the Kitchen Sink will bring you the epic avant garde free jazz sounds... Read more


Tue, 04/03/12
Authored by George Ingmire
This week's program highlights the blues of New Orleans with the music of Amedee Frederick, Luther Kent, Ernie Vincent and many others. Speaking of the blues, guest producer, Eve Abrams, covers the annual Stella Shouting contest.  Tune in this week to hear the details of a ... Read more

POSITIVELY ALIVE, my new book of images

Mon, 04/02/12
Authored by Michael Dominici
POSITIVELY ALIVE is my new book of images on www.blurb.com -the book is available as an ebook, a softcover or hardcover copy as well on a print to order basis. Thanks, Michael Dominici http://www.blurb.com/my/dashboard some of these images are included, many more or not. Read more

Big Al Carson - My New Orleans

Wed, 03/28/12
Authored by Zachary Young

"Fish and Bread"

Wed, 03/28/12
Authored by George Ingmire
On this week’s program, we celebrate music and food and their connection to culture and history.  In the first half, Cajun music meets up with fishing, as we enjoy the Lost Bayou Ramblers with some oysters and pasta, alligator sauce piquant, and Hummingbird cake at Borgne r... Read more

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