Tuesday, June 30, 2009

Kermit Ruffins in All About Jazz

Nice feature in All About Jazz about Kermit Ruffins and his new CD, Livin' a Treme' Life. Click HERE. Become a fan of Kermit on Facebook.

Monday, June 22, 2009

Dove Love

Last year 2 doves chose a hanging basket outside of our kitchen for their love basket and had two dove babies. They have returned this year.

Saturday, June 20, 2009

Kermit Ruffins in New Orleans Living Magazine

Click HERE for a story on Kermit Ruffins and his new CD, Livin' a Treme' Life in the June issue of New Orleans Living magazine.

Kermit Ruffins in New Orleans Magazine

See what Jason Berry says about Kermit Ruffins' new CD, Livin' a Treme' Life in the May 2008 issue of New Orleans Magazine HERE.

Thing to Do in New Orleans

Here are suggestions for a stay at home vacation in New Orleans by the Times-Picayune (nola.com). Number 3 is a really good one! I would add Jeremy Davenport at the Ritz-Carlton on Thursdays, Fridays and Saturdays to number 5.

Wednesday, June 17, 2009

SIGGRAPH 2009 New Orleans Music Sampler

SIGGRAPH 2009 and Basin Street Records have teamed up to help kids in New Orleans. We will donate 100% of the proceeds we receive from this digital record to the Louis "Satchmo" Armstrong Summer Jazz Camp.

Feel free to post this tile on your website and help kids in New Orleans. Link it to: http://www.siggraph.org/s2009/community/outreach/basin2.php

Monday, June 15, 2009

Ellis,Wynton,Branford,Delfeayo,& Jason Marsalis

Ellis Marsalis, and his sons Wynton, Branford, Delfeayo and Jason are all performing today at both the White House and then at the Kennedy Center where Ellis will be honored. Did you know that Ellis, Wynton, Delfeayo, and Jason have all been recorded on various CDs on the Basin Street Records label? Pick them up today!

Wednesday, June 10, 2009

Theresa Andersson on Late Late Show with Craig Ferguson

Theresa Andersson performs on the Late Late Show with Craig Ferguson tonight on CBS (just after June 10, 2009) at 12:35am ET/PT (11:35pm CT). Also on tonight's show is Chris Matthews from Hardball. Theresa's latest CD is Hummingbird, Go! If you missed it, click HERE.

Thursday, June 04, 2009

DOWNBEAT Magazine 75th Anniversary Issue

Congratulations to DOWNBEAT Magazine on 75 years! Their 75th Anniversary Collector's Edition Magazine just came out, and Kermit Ruffins is on the top right corner of the cover of this issue (July 2009).

Tuesday, June 02, 2009

Kermit Ruffins Hits #3 on CMJ Jazz Radio Chart

Kermit Ruffins' Livin' a Treme' Life hit #3 on the CMJ Jazz Radio Chart and is at #32 on the Jazzweek Radio Chart. Thank you for spinning it! Don't miss Kermit at Lincoln Center's Midsummer Night Swing on July 7, 2009.