This week on Takin' It To The Streets, hear Action Jackson's interview with
Big Chief Kito of the Seminole Mardi Gras Indians. Find out why he steps out
alone, what it's like coming out of a limousine on St. Joseph's Night, what
it was like masking in the 1980s, and much mo...
WWOZ's Action Jackson sat down with Janice Kimble of the Treme Baby Dolls for
the latest Takin' It To The Streets interview. Listen in to hear her take
on why she participates in the tradition, what's so important about the Baby
Dolls, and what the Treme Baby Dolls are doin...
Photographer and author Eric Waters talks about his new book, "Freedom's Dance," including how it all came together, and how the advent of cell phone photographers has changed second line culture and his own photography.
New Orleans' second line parades wouldn't be what they are without brass bands. Host Action Jackson sat down with the Big 6 Brass Band earlier this summer to get their take on the brass band scene today, coming up in music education in New Orleans, and much more.
Below, hear Action Jackson's interview with Merline Kimble of the Gold Digger
Baby Dolls on this week's episode of Takin' It To The Streets. Merline
discusses seeing Uncle Lionel and the Million Dollar Baby Dolls as a little
girl, back when they were known as the "Dirty Doz...