Yesterday's Sounds Today

Tag: New Orleans

James Booker Live At The Maple Leaf Bar, October 1983

Wonderful footage of one of the last performances from “the best black, gay, one-eyed junkie piano genius New Orleans ever produced.”

Dr. John: The ATCO/Atlantic Singles 1968-1974 (Omnivore Recordings)

This compilation rounds up all of the single releases from the first half of beloved New Orleans musician Dr. John, and it highlights the foundations of what would become a remarkable career.

Wings Over New Orleans: Unseen Photos of Paul And Linda McCartney, 1975 (Pelican)

This small, brief text wonderfully captures a relatively undocumented time in Paul McCartney’s life–the 1975 recording sessions in New Orleans.