“Do you remember your first love affair?”
Tami Lynn née Gloria Brown whispers on Introduction To A Love Affair, the first cut off her debut LP Love Is Here and Now You’re Gone.
Tami Lynn grew up in the hard-scrabble Gert Town section of New Orleans 16th Ward. To this day there are parts of the neighborhood that have dirt streets and houses without indoor plumbing. more
The Mississippi River was a one mile walk to the east. Continue Reading
It’s Eureka Brass Band morning in New Orleans 9th Ward. If your grandpa was hitting the streets for second lines when he was a kid there’s a good chance that Eureka was the outfit powering the dancers.
When Atlanta rapper Killer Mike won a Grammy in 2002 how many of us would’ve predicted he’d eventually replace John T. Edge as the leader of Southern Foodways Alliance? Continue Reading