Allen Toussaint

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    January 23, 2014

    Five Bands We Need to Stop Calling Alt-Country

    There's a case to be made that Alternative Country, or Alt-Country as it's more often called, hasn't ever really been a legit genre. One will be hard-pressed to get any of the artists lumped in with the moniker to claim it as their sonic home, and even the original journalistic voice of the hard-to- ... More >>

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    December 21, 2011

    My First Show: 2011 Edition

    Mike BrooksScratch Acid at Trees​ Since this Sunday is Christmas, we decided to do something a little different with this week's edition of My First Show. Checking back in with a number of the people we interviewed this year, we wanted their takes on the best shows they saw, and to also get a ... More >>

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    November 23, 2010

    Clearing Out The Mailroom: Tuesday, November 23, 2010.

    ​We've got quite a backlog of CDs we've never gotten around to, so we're going to try to chip away at the pile with this regular feature. The plan: to take a few at a time and play each CD for as long as I can stand it. Aaron Neville (New Orleans, LA) I Know I've Been Changed (EMI Gospel) Kic ... More >>

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    August 11, 2010

    Q&A: Cyndi Lauper Still Wants to Have Fun. But, These Days, She's Got The Blues.

    Ellen Von UnwerthCyndi Lauper still has fun.​At 57, Cyndi Lauper is as feisty today as she was when her debut album, She's So Unusual, was released back in 1983. Still performing in those outlandish outfits with an ever-changing array of multi-colored wigs, Lauper has always been a new wave pop an ... More >>

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    May 27, 2010
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    September 10, 2009
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    May 27, 2009

    Non-Gig Alert: Tonight's Theresa Andersson Show at AllGood Café Is Canceled

    Theresa AnderssonIt's not often that a Swedish folk singer makes her way to our area. And, sadly, tonight is not going to be the exception. Violinist/singer-songwriter Theresa Andersson has canceled tonight's gig at AllGood Café--as well as her entire tour--due to a throat infection.And actually, a ... More >>

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    November 20, 2008

    Blind Boys of Alabama

    Friday, November 21, at McFarlin Auditorium

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    February 8, 2007

    Bayou Blues

    Katrina hits the big(gest) screen

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    June 29, 2006
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    November 17, 2005

    Various Artists

    I Believe To My Soul (Rhino)

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    May 28, 1998

    He got game

    The animal logic of Keyboard Money Mark's new Push the Buttons

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    November 13, 1997

    Jerry's kids

    Jam bands burst into bloom