MC calls it "Promoting the creole cultural music AND the culture." JB calls it "Promoting and supporting the Zydeco Music" They both meant to say all you listeners out there can expect to hear Zydeco music, live musicians, tidbits, community event updates, humor and short serious thoughts. Listeners can also hear conversation about the old times and various cultural activities.
The Blues Box presents a comprehensive overview of American Blues; it's history,it's artists and it's development from the 1920s to the present. You can expect to hear urban and rural blues from the 1920s to the present. Blues from the Mississippi Delta, The East Coast, Chicago, New York, the West Coast, Texas, Louisiana and all areas that have developed a significant Blues Scene.
Slappin' on a few tracks off of the great new album by Preservation Hall Jazz Band produced by Jim James and Ben Jaffe of My Morning Jacket on Wednesday's MEDICINE BALL CARAVAN (11am-noon Central Standard on 88.7FM locally orwww.krvs.org). Also: the latest by Shannon McNally (a tribute to Bobby Charles), James Hunter Six, Joe Krown Trio, Dumpstaphunk and David Egan. Got vintage Beau Jocque, James Brown, Tommy Ridgely, Archibald and more, as well.