HBO's Treme Doesn't Miss A Beat

The weathered walls of the Crescent City color Treme

Gumbo has many elements in small amounts, right? HBO’s Treme, a drama set in post-Katrina New Orleans, which just completed its first season, used music to bring authenticity to the show, and it did so in JazzFest-sized amounts (huge/never enough). It seems people from the […]

Grandpa Elliott Solo Album to Debut Playing for Change Label

Playing for Change presents Grandpa Elliott

Concord Records has announced the debut release on the Playing for Change label will be Grandpa Elliott‘s Sugar Sweet.

On the tasty, well-titled, Sugar Sweet, Grandpa Elliot performs classic southern soul, blues, folk and r & b songs with his deep and charismatic voice. He is also joined […]