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Barbara Lynn

Good listenin’ in New Orleans (or anywhere)

by barry October 5, 2010

Whether or not you’re near New Orleans, here are two opportunities to hear several musicians featured in our documentary series, as well as a host of other talented artists: From WWOZ’s web site: “The New Orleans Voodoo Blues Krewe’s Voodoo Blues Challenge finals are on October 8 at Rock & Bowl—and WWOZ will broadcast the […]

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“The singing never left me”

by barry September 20, 2010

After writing yesterday’s post about Ponderosa Stomp, we became obsessed with finding videos of Barbara Lynn singing her 1962 hit “You’ll Lose a Good Thing.” We found a link to the undated television segment above on the Stomp’s own web site; we assume it came from shortly after the song went to No. 1 on […]

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Don’t miss the Stomp

by barry September 19, 2010

Before you even read this post, take a listen to Barbara Lynn‘s 1962 R&B hit “You’ll Lose a Good Thing.” You can listen by clicking here. This will help you understand why this coming weekend is an exciting one for music lovers in New Orleans. On Sept. 24 and 25, Ponderosa Stomp will celebrate the […]

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