Friday May 17
One show at a time
Louisiana is renowned for many things - blackened catfish, hurricanes, political corruption, "Treme" - but especially for its musical exports.
Les Blank dies
Les Blank dies , Filmmaker Les Blank , whose documentaries explored U.S. jazz, polka and Cajun music and also delved into more eccentric subjects including gap-toothed women and Chinese tea , died on Sunday, his son said.