Thursday, April 24, 2014

Thursday Music News You Can Use

Last day before JazzFest starts in New Orleans; Kermit Ruffins plays at Louis Armstrong Park

A preview of this weekend's Jazz & Fusion Festival in Ghana

Another preview of Bob Wills Day

Boogie Stomp!

Alligator Records' founder gets his due

Ovation is closing its guitar factory in Connecticut

Should the Ookelele be the Hawai'i State Instrument?

13 famous Merseysiders named George

Joe Louis Walker gets ready to ramble

And R.I.P. to Steve Backer, who helped guide several jazz labels