New Orleans Music

Born In A Cast Iron Pot

Sat, 12/13/14
In this episode, legendary New  Orleans trumpeter Leroy Jones talked us through his smothered okra, or okra etouffee -- including his secret to non-slimy okra Read more

A Visit to the Ooh Poo Pah Doo

Sat, 11/22/14
In this episode, we visit Ooh Poo Pah Doo, a long-time Treme music venue. Read more

City Of The Dead

Sat, 11/01/14
Our guest in this episode is Tony Paone, a tour guide with the non-profit organization Save Our Cemeteries, which is dedicated to preserving, protecting, and promoting the historic cemeteries of New Orleans. Read more

St James Infirmary

Sat, 10/25/14
St James Infirmary Read more

Rhythm Of Life

Sat, 10/04/14
"Rhythm Of Life" New Orleans is a city filled with young musicians, who embrace traditions and keep them alive by making them their own. Read more

Bayou Road Blues

Sat, 09/27/14
In this episode, we take a look at the blues in New Orleans, a city filled with blues players. Read more

The Love of Your Life

Sat, 08/23/14
In this episode, we listen to love stories and songs about the Crescent City, from both native New Orleanians and those who found their way here. Read more

The Squeezebox

Sat, 08/16/14
In this episode, we take a look at an instrument that might be old fashioned in much of the world -- but very much alive in New Orleans and Louisiana. It's the accordion, and you'll be surprised by just how versatile and beautiful the accordion really is. Read more

Play It By Ear

Sat, 08/09/14
In this episode, we find the connections between the legendary musician Danny Barker, a Baptist Church marching band from New Orleans, and brass bands like the Dirty Dozen and Rebirth. Read more

Lipstick Traces

Sat, 08/02/14
This episode, titled "Lipstick Traces" explores some classic New Orleans R&B. Read more

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