Jazz Fest/Louis Armstrong


April 26th, 2000 ~ It's time for the New Orleans Jazz & Heritage Festival, a rite of spring that began over three decades ago and now draws worldwide attention. We'll play music from Jazzfest and take a look at Louis Armstrong's legacy in his centennial year.

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Hour One   Hour Two  
  • Open Bed: Second Line on Monday Chuck Carbo
    Life's Ups and Downs, 504
  • You Can Get it If You Really Want Jimmy Cliff
    The Harder They Come, Island
  • It's Hard to Stop Betty Wright
    The Best of Betty Wright, Rhino
  • Penguins Lyle Lovett
    I Love Everybody, MCA
  • Rain Shower Olu Dara
    In the World, Atlantic
  • Rum and Coca-Cola Professor Longhair
    Big Chief, Tomato
  • INTERVIEW: Katrina Geenen
  • Volvo a la I De Cascabulho
    Fome Da Dor De Cobeca,
  • Cypress Inn Special Sundown Playboys
    J'Etais au Bal, Swallow
  • Instrumental: Opelousas Hop Clifton Chenier
    Bayou Blues, Specialty
  • SEGMENT: Po' Henry & Tookie
  • Sitting on Top of the World Tookie and Henry
    NS Field Tape,
  • Jump for Joy Campbell Brothers
    Pass Me Not, Arhoolie
  • One Way Out Allman Brothers Band
    Eat a Peach, Capricorn
  • Let ‘em Roll Corey Harris & Henry Butler
    Vudu Menz, Alligator
  • Blues on the Corner McCoy Tyner
    The Real McCoy, Blue Note
  • Open Bed: Dippermouth Blues King Oliver
    Dippermouth Blues, ASV
  • Basin Street Blues Louis Armstrong & His Orchestra
    Portrait of the Artist as a Young Man, Sony
  • St. Louis Blues Bessie Smith
    Portrait of the Artist as a Young Man, Sony
  • Blue Yodel #9 Jimmie Rodgers
    Portrait of the Artist as a Young Man, Sony
  • Basin Street Blues Bob Wills & his Texas Playboys
    Anthology, Rhino
  • Jeepers Creepers Doc Cheatham & Nicholas Payton
    Doc Cheatham & Nicholas Payton, Verve
  • INTERVIEW: Nicholas Payton
  • Instrumental: Wild Man Blues Jelly Roll Morton
    Jelly Roll Morton Vol. 2, Smithsonian
  • Wild Man Blues Louis Armstrong & the All-Stars
    Satchmo: A Musical Autobiography, Jazz Unlimited
  • Now You has Jazz Bing Crosby with Louis Armstrong
    Louis Armstrong at MGM, Rhino
  • INTERVIEW: Kermit Ruffins
  • Go Down Moses Louis Armstrong
    Louis & the Good Book, Decca
  • Instrumental: Struttin' with Some Barbecue Lee Konitz Nonet
    Chiaroscuro, Candid
  • Do You Know What it Means to Miss New Orleans? Billie Holiday with Louis Armstrong
    New Orleans Soundtrack, Disconforme
  • When It's Sleepytime Down South Louis Armstrong
    Portrait of the Artist as a Young Man, Sony
  • End Bed: What a Wonderful World Charlie Byrd
    For Louis, Concord