Thursday, July 05, 2007

NEW ORLEANS: MUSIC IN EXILE on DVD





Good news. Robert Mugge's excellent documentary on Hurricane katrina's affect on New Orleans music will be availab;e on DVD on August 7.

Here is a review I wrote on it last year.

Here's Robert's Web site.

THROWBACK THURSDAY: A Sun Ra Birthday Party

Corrected One hundred and four years ago this week -- May 22, 1914 -- Herman Poole "Sonny"  Blount was born in Birmingham, Al...