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Monday | The New Zealand Herald

Louisiana: On the Big Easy beat

It was a spur of the moment decision. I needed to go to Florida to take care of some family matters, but decided that I would spend a few days in New Orleans.


Related Topix: New Orleans, Music!, Drama Movies, Jazz, New Orleans, LA, Louis Armstrong, Black Entertainment, Travel

Wed Aug 06, 2014


Free jazz concert offered at Gennett Mansion

A free jazz concert Thursday might be an extra enticement for those who haven't had a chance to view Richmond's restored Gennett Mansion.


Related Topix: Fats Waller, Jazz, New Orleans

Thu Jul 24, 2014

Sunday Herald

Review: Edinburgh Jazz Festival

IN celebrating Jelly Roll Morton's legacy, drummer Ken Mathieson journeyed back through the history of jazz itself.


Related Topix: Jazz, New Orleans, Evan Christopher

Sun Jul 06, 2014

Daily Kos

Louis Armstrong

Louis Armstrong often liked to tell tales about his past, especially his childhood.


Related Topix: New Orleans, Music!, Drama Movies, Jazz, Louis Armstrong, Black Entertainment, Ambient, Armstrong

Sun Jun 29, 2014

Time Goes By

Elder Music: Van the Man

This Sunday Elder Music column was launched in December of 2008. By May of the following year, one commenter, Peter Tibbles, had added so much knowledge and value to my poor attempts at musical presentations that I asked him to take over the column.


Related Topix: Van Morrison, Pop/Rock, Leadbelly, Jazz, Blues, Black Entertainment, Soul, Solomon Burke, Ray Charles