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Remember New Orleans...One Year Later
Remember New Orleans...One Year Later
Monday, August 28th
through Sunday, September 3rd

Mon 08/28|Tue 08/29|Wed 08/30|Thu 08/31|Fri 09/01|Sat 09/02
Sun 09/03

Monday, August 28Back to Top
New Orleans: All Funked Up
In the Pocket
When: 
Monday, August 28 10:30AM
Hosted by: 
El Gordito
Category: 
Jazz

A celebration of the rhythmic invention born and bred in the Big Easy -- from Professor Longhair through The Meters to Galactic, Papa Grows Funk and Ivan Neville. I'll feature as many funky drummers as I can squeeze in for an In the Pocket Funk Fest: Earl "The Pearl" Palmer, James Black, Idris Muhammad, Joseph "Zigaboo" Modeliste, Johnny Vidacovich, John Boudreaux, Stanton Moore, Russell Batiste...
Great NOLA Producers
Soulful Situaton
When: 
Monday, August 28 Noon
Hosted by: 
Robin Tomlin
Category: 
Blues

Two great New Orleans music producers: Wardell Quezerque & Allen Toussaint.
Jazz and Heritage Festival 1999 redux
Anything Goes
When: 
Monday, August 28 9:00PM
Hosted by: 
Steve Huff
Category: 
Jazz

It's not just "New Orleans" music that makes the city great but also the annual Jazz and Heritage Festival that hosts all varieties of music. Anything Goes Steve found himself in New Orleans one April weekend and besides taking care of business got to see Los Hombres Calientes, Corey Harris with Jamal Milner, Charles Lloyd (with Abercrombie, Marc Johnson, Billy Higgins), Cassandra Wilson(with Brandon Ross), and Bela Fleck and the Flecktones. We will sample from these artists and others on that year's roster for this special version of Anything Goes.
Tuesday, August 29Back to Top
Dirty Dozen Brass Band - Going on Again: Hurricane Katrina Anniversary Special
All That Jazz
When: 
Tuesday, August 29 9:00AM
Hosted by: 
Dusty Garwood
Category: 
Jazz

This new music-intensive one-hour special features the Dirty Dozen Brass Band's unique tribute to their New Orleans home on the one-year anniversary of Hurricane Katrina (Aug 29) - an uplifting, emotionally-charged reinterpretation of Marvin Gaye's classic protest album, "What's Going On." The Dirty Dozen Brass Band performs these songs and other New Orleans classics live. Band members discuss both the enduring resonance of Gaye's message, and the significance of music for New Orleans and its residents today in Katrina's wake. DIRTY DOZEN BRASS BAND: GOING ON AGAIN is hosted by New Orleans resident Harry Shearer, host of the nationally-syndicated public radio program "Le Show" and star of "The Simpsons", "This is Spinal Tap" and "A Mighty Wind."
Dixieland!
Rhythm & Romance
When: 
Tuesday, August 29 10:30AM
Hosted by: 
Charles Peale
Category: 
Jazz

Rhythm & Romance will feature the Original Dixieland Jazz Band, Al Hirt, Pete Fountain, and Big Tiny Little playing honky tonk piano.
The Different "Sides" of New Orleans
Loose Threads
When: 
Tuesday, August 29 9:00PM
Hosted by: 
Kevin Kellam
Category: 
Jazz

Kevin Kellam will feature 4 eclectic "sides" (album halves) prominently featuring New Orleans and the Delta region. Duke Ellington and the Neville Brothers wil be featured along with two other surprise "sides".
Wednesday, August 30Back to Top
Guest Jon Lohman & Stories of New Orleans
Left of Cool
When: 
Wednesday, August 30 9:00AM
Hosted by: 
Larry Minnick
Category: 
Jazz

Larry will have special guest Jon Lohman, Program Director of the Virginia Folk Life Program & the Folk Life Festival. He & Larry will discuss John's experiences in New Orleans and play their favorite crescent city tunes.
New Orleans, the Caribbean City
Radio Tropicale
When: 
Wednesday, August 30 Noon
Hosted by: 
Bruce Penner
Category: 
World

This show will trace, in part, how the unique character of what we knew as Old New Orleans came from its creative use of musical ideas from the Caribbean as far back as 1800.
Donald Harrison
Straight No Chaser
When: 
Wednesday, August 30 9:00PM
Hosted by: 
Charlie Curtis
Category: 
Jazz

Donald Harrison and his New Orleans' tradition of hard bop
Thursday, August 31Back to Top
A Miscellany of New Orleans Jazz
Jazz Miscellany
When: 
Thursday, August 31 9:00AM
Hosted by: 
Tom Klippstein
Category: 
Jazz

A Miscellany of New Orleans Jazz with lots of clarinet & cornet, some vocals, and the obligatory Hot Five and Hot Seven recordings of Louis Armstrong.
Women From New Orleans
Eclectic Woman
When: 
Thursday, August 31 7:00PM
Hosted by: 
Joyce & Sandy
Category: 
Specialty

To commemorate the anniversary of Katrina, Joyce and Sandy will be playing music by Women from New Orleans and East Texas. These include Irma Thomas, Katie Webster, Marcia Ball, Janis Joplin, Big Mama Thornton, and others.
Musical Menu of Food Songs
Induced to Judder
When: 
Thursday, August 31 9:00PM
Hosted by: 
David Eisenman
Category: 
Jazz

Induced to Judder Krewe will be serving up an all New Orleans' musical menu of food songs?from Clarence "Gatemouth" Brown's "Grape Jelly" to Danny Barker's "Ham & Eggs"?from Lloyd Price's "Frog Legs" to Louie Prima's "Chop Suey Chow Mein". A horn of plenty tunes featuring food from the artists of the crescent city.
Friday, September 01Back to Top
Singing and Swinging in the N.O. Tradition
Stef- o - Scope
When: 
Friday, September 01 9:00AM
Hosted by: 
Stephanie Nakasian
Category: 
Jazz

From Connee Boswell to Jim Cullum to Terry Blaine to Ken Peplowski -- In the In the Tradition - then and now - singers and swingers
Retrospective of Early NOLA Bands
Jazz Songline
When: 
Friday, September 01 10:30AM
Hosted by: 
Grady Lewis
Category: 
Jazz

A retrospective of the early bands including The Young Tuxedo Brass, The Eureka Brass, Billie and De De Pierce, George Lewis, Paul Barbarin, Wilbur De Paris, Sidney Bechet and Louis. Interspersed with the originals will be takes from jazz musicians of today including The Dirty Dozen, Wynton Marsalis, and even McCoy Tyner doing his version of New Orleans Stomp.
Earl King
Nothing But The Blues
When: 
Friday, September 01 9:00PM
Hosted by: 
Peter Welch
Category: 
Jazz

Nothin' But a Blues pays tribute to the late guitarist, singer and songwriter Earl King. For more than 40 years King was a fixture on the New Orleans R&B scene, writing and performing songs such as "Those Lonely, Lonely Nights", "Come On (Let the Good Times Roll)", "Big Chief", "Trick Bag", and many more New Orleans Blues and R&B classics.
Jelly Roll Morton's New Orleans as Described by the Originator of Jazz" himself and interrupted by Professor Bebop
Professor Bebop
When: 
Friday, September 01 11:00PM
Hosted by: 
Professor Bebop
Category: 
Jazz

Alan Lomax interviewed Jelly Roll Morton for the Library of Congress in May and Jane of 1938. Holding the interview in the library's Coolidge Auditorium allowed Lomax to provide a piano and record the proceedings. Catch Morton's commentary on the music and lifestyle of New Orleans in the early days of jazz and his stylistic illustrations at the piano with occasional musical punctuations provided by the Professor on Friday, September 1 at 11:00 p.m.
Saturday, September 02Back to Top
The New Face of New Orleans
Living Time
When: 
Saturday, September 02 9:00PM
Hosted by: 
Gary Funston
Category: 
Jazz

The new face of New Orleans jazz featuring Los Hombres Calientes, the Marsalis family, and others
Sunday, September 03Back to Top
Soulful Quartets
In The Spirit
When: 
Sunday, September 03 9:00AM
Hosted by: 
Rebecca
Category: 
Blues

Soulful quartets like the Famous Soul Comforters, the New Orleans Humming Four, and the Crescent City Gospel Singers represent the gospel tradition of the city. Bluesmen like Snooks Eaglin, Leadbelly and Robert Pete Williams sing the spirituals of the country folk, and contemporary performers like the Neville Brothers and Sunpie Barnes breathe new breath into old favorites.
Guardian of the Groove: New Orleans Drummer and Composer James Black
Jazzmania
When: 
Sunday, September 03 10:00AM
Hosted by: 
Aaron Zatcoff
Category: 
Jazz

This prerecorded one hour program features interview with national and New Orleans luminaries including Ellis Marsalis, Brandford Marsalis, Charles Neville, Herlin Riley, Harold Battiste, Edward "Kid" Jordan, Deacon John and many more. The program features the music and drumming of James Black.
Acoustic Blues
Walking Blues
When: 
Sunday, September 03 9:00PM
Hosted by: 
Bill Adams
Category: 
Blues

Acoustic blues from New Orleans and the Gulf Coast.

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