Too bad there's no Stomp this year.
― curmudgeon, Monday, 5 March 2012 17:17 (1 year ago) Permalink
Had fun at 1st weekend of jazzfest(Irma Thomas singing Mahalia Jackson, brass bands, zydeco, Cajun, jazz and more) and maybe these below links will let me enjoy the 2nd weekend from afar
― curmudgeon, Thursday, 3 May 2012 14:55 (1 year ago) Permalink
Today's schedule. Week 2 goes from Thursday to Sunday
― curmudgeon, Thursday, 3 May 2012 17:26 (1 year ago) Permalink
Ponderosa Stomp is returning October 3 to 5th 2013. Details tba
― curmudgeon, Friday, 9 November 2012 20:30 (6 months ago) Permalink
But no details yet
― curmudgeon, Saturday, 19 January 2013 18:08 (4 months ago) Permalink
some obscure to me names in the list
― curmudgeon, Monday, 11 March 2013 16:37 (2 months ago) Permalink
Last month around Mardi Gras I was listening to Lynn August's "Sauce Piquante" cd on Blacktop (good record btw) and kinda wondering if he was still performing, or even still alive. Didn't research at the time, but it turns out he has a website:
― It's All Posable Colaboration (Dan Peterson), Monday, 11 March 2013 16:56 (2 months ago) Permalink
Had no idea Maxine Brown was still active either. This song is so beautiful:
― It's All Posable Colaboration (Dan Peterson), Monday, 11 March 2013 17:11 (2 months ago) Permalink
I like her. Lynn August used to come to DC a bunch a decade or so ago. Baby Washington still does, and Bobby Parker lives here and plays regularly. I need to google some of the names like Richard Caiton.
The 2013 Ponderosa Stomp Concert Line-Up:
― curmudgeon, Monday, 11 March 2013 18:54 (2 months ago) Permalink
RIP George Perkins.
Ponderosa Stomp is doing a few things down there over the next 10 days.
Anyone going to Jazzfest this year?
― curmudgeon, Friday, 26 April 2013 17:29 (3 weeks ago) Permalink