Some nice and unsuspecting soul recently asked who my favorite New Orleans musicians are. This is a really hard question to nail down because there are so many. However below are a few who make my personal top-list. They aren’t in any particular hierarchal order. (more…)
As you might be able to tell, I’m playing catch-up today. Sorry for the barrage of posts to those of you who have subscriptions.
I found this video posted on another blog I follow and for the life of me I can’t remember which one (I bookmarked the video afterwards). I’ve been reading a lot of Zemp lately. Check out a short video he created while doing fieldwork in the Solomon Islands with the Are’are. At the risk of being comparative, they take the Venezuelan Quitiplas to a whole new level.
This is pretty interesting, and worth an entire listen: