A uniquely zydeco take on the 1978 Rolling Stones hit "Beast of Burden" at
last month's Festival International de Louisiane in Lafayette. The video is
credited to "Buckwheat Zydeco & Friends" but the legendary Stanley Dural
makes only a brief cameo at the end. The players a...
Here's a few of our favorite photos from Day 6 (Saturday, May 2) of Jazz
Fest, and for a whole bunch more, click here: JAZZ FEST PHOTOS
HIGHLIGHTS. Royal Southern Brotherhood. Photo by Ryan
Hodgson-Rigsbee. Big Chief Trouble and Trouble Nation. Photo by Ryan
As the Dirty Dozen Brass Band with Dr. John would tell you, “It’s All
Over Now.” However, as is usually the case at the unchallenged greatest
music and culture event on the planet, there is way too much to see before
7:00 this eve:
I’m starting the day with George Porte...
Here's a few of our favorite photos from Day 5 (Friday, May 1) of Jazz Fest,
and for a whole bunch more, click here: JAZZ FEST PHOTOS
HIGHLIGHTS. Delfeayo Marsalis & the Uptown Jazz Orchestra at Jazz Fest.
Photo by Ryan Hodgson-Rigsbee. Hardhead Hunters at Jazz Fest. Photo...
Bass virtuoso and four-time Grammy winner Christian McBride is one of the
most important figures in jazz, having been associated with Chick Corea,
Herbie Hancock, Freddie Hubbard, and many others, in addition to his own
projects. His love of jazz is matched to his love of S...
I'm really excited about my show tonight (Friday, May 1, from 10p to
midnight). You'll be able to hear the premiere of tracks that James Booker
did sessions on in the early 70's in California. These have never been
released or even heard since they were recorded!I'll also b...
There are only 3 days left for this year’s New Orleans Jazz & Heritage
Festival, the unchallenged greatest music and culture event on the planet,
but there is still a plethora of players to appreciate:
As many of you know, I have a particular fondness for lovely and tale...