Mama Roux's New Orleans Gumbo Playlists
OffBEAT Magazines nominees for the 2011 Best R&B/Funk Artist in New Orleans including Papa Grows Funk, George Porter, Jr., Nicholas Payton, Trombone Shorty and Big Chief Monk Boudreaux.
"20 in 20" - OffBEAT magazine, the go to publication for everything New Orleans decided on their 20th anniversary to try and see just who the top 20 most influential New Orleans musicians had been - and this show give you some of those winners. Find out who is creating new sub-genres and who's helping the music and traditions of New Orleans stay alive!
Today's show honors the one and only Professor Longhair.
If I liked the first few seconds of the song - I chose it for you to hear! Some winners/some losers! But all New Orelans!
Re-Arrangements of famous tunes done by New Orleans artists.
Songs about New Orleans second love - FOOD! Red beans & rice, gumbo, jambalaya, pig's feet, BBQ - all of New Orleans most famous delicious dishes!
Revolutionary and street music from the Crescent City in support of OWS. From the streets of New Orleans to the streets of New York and throughout the nation, people are standing up to big business, corporate personhood, student debt, foreclosures, and all of the ills affecting the citizens of the United States today.
New music released in the Crescent City includes 7 Walkers debut album and George Porter, Jr. and His Running Pardners latest entitled "Can't Beat the Funk".
Boo-zing as we celebrate Halloween and Moog Fest this weekend in Asheville. Lots of eerie, ghostly, voodoo, spooky music out of New Orleans - a place "made" for Halloween if ever there was one! John Papa Gros, Lonnie Smith, Anders Osborne, Los Hombres Calientes and much more mysterious sounds coming out of the Crescent City - home of the Queen of Voodoo and all things scary!
Gettin down and funky with some of the best of New Orleans Funk - Papa Grow Funk, The Neville Brothers, Galactic Big Sam's Funky Nation, The Funky Meters and much more. Plus some interesting history of Funk!