5/17/2013 Louisiana Rhythms

 
Karl has author Ben Sandmel in to discuss his books and life playing, observing and writing about Louisiana Music.
First they talk the Hackberry Ramblers. Ben was their drummer for the last 18 years of the bands existence. Karl and Ben play lots of Hackberrys and other Cajun tunes.
Then they discuss his book Zydeco! and play some Zydeco music.
Ben hangs around to talk with Lolly on the Sugar Shop to discuss his new book, Ernie K-Doe, the Emperor of New Orleans.
Playlist Tracks: 
Nathan Abshire - Pinegrove Blues
Album: The essential; Label: Swallow
Pine Leaf Boys - Pine Leaf Two Step
Album: Blues de Musician; Label: Arhoolei
Pine Leaf Boys - The Wild Side of Life
Album: La Musique; Label: MdS
The Hackberry Ramblers - Poor Hobo
Album: Deep Water; Label: Hot Biscuit Records
The Hackberry Ramblers - Frankie and Johnnie
Album: Deep Water; Label: Hot Biscuit Records
The Hackberry Ramblers - Deep Water
Album: Deep Water; Label: Hot Biscuit Records
The Hackberry Ramblers - Step it Fast
Album: Deep Water; Label: Hot Biscuit Records
The Hackberry Ramblers - Proud Mary
Album: Deep Water; Label: Hot Biscuit Records
Boozoo Chavis - I Got a Camel
Album: Hey Do Right; Label: MdS
Boozoo Chavis - Going Down to the Countrty Get Me a Mojo Hand
Album: Boozoo that's Who; Label: Rounnder
Boozoo Chavis - Zydecco Coteau
Album: Zydeco Trailride; Label: MdS
Zydeco Force - Saul-o-Pree
Album: It's La la Time; Label: MdS
Jeffery Broussard - Hard to Stop
Album: Return of the Creole; Label: MdS
Zydeco Force - Fred G Zydeco
Album: Rock Awhile; Label: MdS
Jeffery Broussard - Oh You Know It Hurt
Album: Return of the Creole; Label: Mds
Geno Delafpse - Belazaire's Waltz
Album: Everybody's Dancin'; Label: Times Square
John Delafose - One Hour Too Late
Album: Joe Pete; Label: Arhoolie
Clifton Chenier - They Call Me Crazy
Album: Boogaluse Boogie; Label: Arhoolie
Air Date: 
May 17, 2013