Friday Jul 11
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Pump To River closes stretch of River Road in Harahan
River Road at Powerline Drive in Harahan is expected to be closed until at least December.
Van Morrison and Bob Dylan on the Hill of Muses, 1989
In the summer of 1989, Van Morrison was travelling in Greece with a film crew, making the documentary One Irish Rover .
John Lee Hooker and Ry Cooder, 1992
For your weekend viewing pleasure, check out this four-song set by John Lee Hooker and Ry Cooder at the "All Our Colors" benefit, Shoreline Ampitheater, Mountain View CA, 10/10/1992 The set list: Intro - Lonely Man 05:35 - It Serves Me Right To Suffer 13:33 - Hobo Blues 20:02 - Crawlin' Kingsnake Born in the Mississippi Delta near Clarksdale, blues ... (more)
Soul Sister to Celebrate 20 Years with WWOZ at this Sunday's "Private Collections" Happy Hour
Each month, WWOZ and Euclid Records present "Private Collections," a Sunday evening happy hour where different WWOZ Djs spin vinyl from their private collections.
Son House, "Preaching the Blues", 1967
Born in the Mississippi Delta near Clarksville, blues legend Eddie James "Son" House spent a good deal of his childhood in Louisiana, eventually in Algiers/New Orleans, but first near Tallulah in Madison Parish.