Drunk Kid Waiting for the Late-Night Bus He started his set by staggering into the street, where he came nail-bitingly close to getting hit by a car. Narrowly surviving the trip to the other side
Soundwalk (Saturday, March 9, at Mount Tabor Park, 1 pm)
Artist and composer Susan Alexjander leads a structured
listening session for curious souls to drink in the raw sounds of
Barry Harris with Chuck Israels and Mel Brown (Friday, Feb. 15, at Jimmy Mak’s)
Pianist Barry Harris, still sharp and
dextrous at 83, is one of the last great bebop innovators we have, and
I love the hot tropical weather we get in New Orleans. I couldn’t ever live anywhere cold.
Po’boys on every cornerI grew up on these. Can’t live without my hometown cuisine.
Forever Changes, LoveThis album took me years to understand properly. The
denseness of it is something that can’t be digested on the first listen.
Arrangement, melody, lyrics, instrumentation—