Sunday, May 31, 2015

Last Day of May Music News You Can Use

Sunday's live Muzit in NOLA includes Kingfish @ 30/90

R.I.P. to Blues singer Mel Waiters

Thunderstorms invade the Western Maryland Blues Fest

Previewing tonight's R & R HOF show on HBO

Sir Paul stops smoking pot

Bra Hugh does Turin

Live music invades the Waikiki Shell

2016's NHL All Star Game gets a guitar pick logo

Checking out a Guitar Box Guitar Festival

And a preview of BottleRock Napa

Friday, May 29, 2015

Aloha Friday Music News You Can Use

Friday live Muzit in NOLA includes Mem Shannon @ Bamboula's

From gritty storefront to the Grammys

Next stop, Brattleboro!

A 10 year old remembers B.B. King

Oak Cliff finally recognizes its guitar legends

Putting recently outdated guitars to work

A preview of this weekend's Oyster Fest in New Orleans

Kentucky has a new music festival

Crawfish Fest time in Jersey

And remembering Ian Fleming's love of Hawaiian Guitar Music

Thursday, May 28, 2015

EMP Cleanup

Still cleaning up after last night's electrical storms, which knocked out internet and computer! Back on Friday (I hope)

Wednesday, May 27, 2015

Hump Day Music News You Can Use

Wednesday live Muzit in New Orleans includes The Mumbles @ 30/90

Uncle Tom Moffatt is still on Hawaiian Time; here's last week's column with his tribute to B.B.

More on those newly restored Stupid Music cuts

How She Did It

Meet The Nouns

A report from this year's Jazz It Up Philly

The saga of B.B. King takes a sad turn

Jake Shimabukuro sighting

How "Revolver" was almost recorded at Stax

And Hugh Masekela takes a Bath

Tuesday, May 26, 2015

Sunday, May 24, 2015

Happy Memorial Day!

Back on Tuesday...

Saturday, May 23, 2015

Saturday Music News You Can Use

Saturday live Muzit in NOLA includes Gene's Music Machine @ 30/90

The Jazz Hall of Fame welcomes some new members

Lionel Hampton on Piano Jazz

B.B. King will get some respect in Las Vegas this weekend

The curious story of Paramount Records

The art of Guitar Making

Ookeleles invade Canada

And so do the US Marines!

Another weekend, another Festival in New Orleans

And Governors Island opens for the season

Friday, May 22, 2015

Thursday, May 21, 2015

Radio Silence

Back Friday...

Tuesday, May 19, 2015

Tuesday Music News You Can Use

Tuesday live Muzit in NOLA includes Beck Burger and Friends @ 30/90

A "new" Stupid Music album!

Montreux Jazz Bucket List

R.I.P. to Detroit singer Ortheia Barnes-Kennerly

Remembering B.B. King's days in radio

The Beatles Ashram in India goes tourist

Guitar solos are getting the axe in country music

Slash goes Sponge Bob

The guitar maker's heartstrings

And Ookeleles invade Ontario

Wednesday, May 13, 2015

Hump Day Music News You Can Use

Wednesday live Muzit in NOLA includes Clockwork Elvis @ Rock 'n' Bowl

Uncle Tom Moffatt appears to be on hiatus this week

40 years ago today, Bob Wills died...

"Deep Sea Blues" comes to Blu-Ray

R.I.P. to Blues singer Captain Luke

This Ain't Mo Mouse Music!

A preview of this year's Athens Jazz Festival

The Top 10 Coachella Valley music fests

Meet Fat White Family!

Another new Guitar Gadget

And Los Lobos are heading to Clearwater

Monday, May 11, 2015

Rest Day

Back Tuesday!

Sunday, May 10, 2015

Wednesday, May 6, 2015

Hump Day Music News You Can Use

Wednesday live Muzit in NOLA includes Uptown Jazz @ Snug Harbor

Uncle Tom Moffatt Gabs about this week in 1980, when Dionne Warwick came to Honalula

Time for Satchmo JazzFest 2015

The Three Ages of Pop

Texas Performing Arts 2015 announces its lineup

Some new guitar gadgets

Solos Under Siege!

Opie makes a documentary about The Beatles

Meet Project Kuleana

And Bra Hugh sez: "We're all the same"

Friday, May 1, 2015

Aloha Friday/Lei Day Music News You Can Use

Sad  news this morning-Professor Al Kooper has informed his readers that he's had to pull the plug on his great weekly column, "New Music For Old People" because of what the nice folks at youtube claim is "copyright infringement". Blasphemy!

JazzFest rolls on in NOLA, and tonight it's funky meters @ Tip's

Turkey's 95-year Jazz Odyssey

A look at this weekend's Round Barn Blues Festival

John Lodge sighted

Bono's hand, 5 months later

Another Air Guitar challenge

"Layla" marries for the third time

Los Lobos gets ready for Cinco de Mayo

When landlord Starkey evicted tenant Hendrix

And Bra High fights xenophobia