Mama Roux's New Orleans Gumbo Playlists
Showcasing some of the new(er) singer/songwriters on the New Orleans music scene who are on the mainstream radar!
Today's show takes us down memory lane as we listen to the classic rock 'n roll tunes of 1950', 60, and 70's New Orleans.
RAD Gumbo: A New Orleans Tribute to Little Feat and the connections between the two.
Tribute to New Orleans after Hurricane Katrina on the 7th anniversary with Nine Lives - A Musical Story of New Orleans by Paul Sanchez, Colman deKay, featuring Matt Perrine, Walter "Wolfman" Washington, Vance Vaucresson, Irma Thomas, Shamarr Allen, Michael Cerveris, Lillian Boutte, Alex McMurray, Tanya Boutte, Bryan Batt, and others.
New New Orleans with new (or fairly new) albums from The Royal Southern Brotherhood and Mike Zito.
Boogie Woogie piano featuring James Booker with extra helpings from Dr. John, Professor Longhair, Fats Domino, Smiley Lewis and Eddie Bo. The Neville Brothers, The Meters, Irma Thomas and Clarence "Gatemouth" Brown add to the gumbo!
The seventh anniversary of Katrina is rapidly approaching on August 29. Join us as we try to deal with the most tragic natural disaster in American history through the healing power of the music of some of New Orleans most treasured musicians who treasure the City of New Orleans today now more than ever.