Sunday, December 28, 2014

Saturday, December 27, 2014

Wednesday, December 24, 2014

Christmas Eve Music News You Can Use

No MNYCU tomorrow. Back on Boxing Day.

Christmas Eve live muzit in New Orleans includes Lars Edegran's St. Peter Street All-Stars and Big Al Carson @ Preservation Hall

Knee deep in the Blues

Remembering Paul Whiteman

New music from The Replacements

Happy #25 to Jazz Aspen Snowmass

A Stupid Music Christmas with The Light Crust Doughboys

More Joe Cocker tributes

Who was the better Beatle?

Some guitar gift ideas

And some Hillbilly Shred

Friday, December 19, 2014

Aloha Friday Music News You Can Use

Friday live Muzit in New Orleans includes The Original Mighty Diamonds @ Club Caribbean

A Christmas music lecture from Professor Al Kooper

Old Crow Medicine Show signs on for the AATW Bob Wills tribute

A roundup of some new Jazz releases

National Blues Museum construction news

Adrian Belew heads to Cincy

Sir Paul reveals his fave Starkey Songs

New Orleans' Top 10 records for 2014

NRBQ is coming to town

And the best Blues albums of 2014

Wednesday, December 17, 2014

Hump Day Music News You Can Use

Wednesday live Muzit in New Orleans includes Open Mic Night @ Buffa's

Uncle Tom Moffatt Gabs about this week in 1974, when "Kung Fu Fighting" was the #1 song in Honalula

How the Paul Butterfield Blues Band made it into the R & R Hall of Fame

The 2015 Big Sky Blues and Roots Fest gets cancelled

Chicago celebrates the holidays with Jazz

A Stupid Music classic makes it into the Grammy Hall of Fame

Guitar World's 50 best albums from 2014

Bra Hugh is in town

BUKU 2015 releases its performer list

And Robert Cazimero Talks Hula

Sunday, December 14, 2014

Gone Wrappin'!

Back on Monday

Saturday, December 13, 2014

Saturday Music News You Can Use

Saturday live Muzit in New Orleans includes A Very Dirty Sketchmas @ Chickie's

Professor Al Kooper's weekly music lecture, a day late

The Afro Latin Jazz Alliance merges with Music for Tomorrow

The best North Texas blues acts

A preview of the upcoming GLO Awards

Another twist on cigar box guitars

The must-have Christmas present this year?

An update on the SCTV statues

How do you make music that isn't redundant?

And The Moody Blues announce their 2015 US tour plans

Thursday, December 11, 2014

Snowy Thursday Music News You Can Use

Sorry for the delay; we've been without internet service since midnight and it just came back!

Thursday live Muzit in New Orleans includes Leroy Thomas @ Rock 'n' Bowl

Asleep at the Wheel gets a huge Stupid Music album ready

A box set roundup

The New Orleans Jazz & Heritage Foundation unveils its new educational center

The 2015 Blues Music Awards nominees are out

The 10 best Milwaukee albums of 2014

Guitar Center names its new VP

Coldplay's George Harrison influence

A cricketer discovers the Ookelele

And a new collection of New Orleans soul classics

Wednesday, December 10, 2014

Hump Day Music News You Can Use

My links have been lost in cyberspace e-mail limbo all day. As soon as they show up I will post them!

And almost 4 hours later, the links finally show up in my inbox!

Uncle Tom Moffatt is Gabbing about this week in 1977, when Fleetwood Mac came to Honalula

Wednesday's live Muzit in New Orleans includes The BoogieMen @ Rock 'n' Bowl

A record crowd at this year's Bradenton Blues Fest

The best Jazz reissues of 2014

Hugh Masekela heads to London

Buying a guitar? Don't Fret!

An update on Starkey's 2015 tour schedule

"Jake" Commander gets thrown in the pokey

Catchy, creepy Christmas Carols

And Mrs. Prickley gets picked to host the 2015 Canadian Screen Awards

Monday, December 8, 2014

Monday Music News You Can Use

Monday live Muzit in New Orleans includes guitarist David Doucet @ Columns

Starkey's wifey Talks Story

A Phil Everly guitars heads to auction

The "Peace Train" is back on the tracks

The Faulkner Society holds a music feast

An expansion of Music City Blues

A new book about Ralph Peer

A tri-city music tour

Jimmy Buffett does Tip's

And Stevie Wonder revisits one of his classic albums in concert

Friday, December 5, 2014

Wednesday, December 3, 2014

Hump Day Music News You Can Use

Uncle Tom Moffatt Gabs about this week in 1995, when The Highwaymen came to Honalula

Wednesday live Muzit in New Orleans includes The Iguanas @ Cafe Istanbul

R.I.P. to sax man Bobby Keys

A Talk-Story with John Mayall

Open Architecture in New Orleans

Lita Ford sighted

Starkey puts his Colorado ranch on the market

New pianos for LSU

A report from Hugh's Heritage Festival

And a big Tom Waits tribute in Detroit

Tuesday, December 2, 2014

Gone Shoppin'

Back Wednesday...

Saturday, November 29, 2014

Saturday Music News You Can Use

Saturday live Muzit in New Orleans includes Tab Benoit and Sleepy Labeef @ Rock 'n' Bowl

Happy #30 to Ottawa's Rainbow Bistro

Finally, a Janis Joplin film

Staying on key for a cause

Putting the Jazz in Jazz Alley

Running the London Marathon with an Ookelele?

Guitars hand-carved from recycled Detroit wood

Tom Petty looks back

Bra Hugh's cry of heritage

And a musical benefit on Kaua'i