Katrina Blues

by admin December 15, 2009

Here’s a musical interlude, courtesy of Ernie Vincent‘s new Vimeo page. Vincent, whose Top Notes were the original warm-up band at the Mother-in-Law Lounge, has been performing in New Orleans since the 1960s. Back in 1998, Times-Picayune writer Bill Grady wrote a profile of Vincent that recalled his days as: …a juke-joint guitarist who played […]

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Little Freddie King on Frenchmen Street

by admin October 9, 2009

Barry writes: I’m back from a brief trip to New Orleans, where I did some advance work for the documentary. Along the way, I went to see bluesman Little Freddie King at d.b.a., a small music club on Frenchman Street in the Marigny Triangle. Last year, Michael Hurtt wrote this about King in Offbeat Magazine: […]

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