Jazz Lunatique 244: Dew Drop Inn

The John Sinclair Foundation Presents
DEW DROP INN
JAZZ LUNATIQUE 244
David Kunian, WWOZ-FM, New Orleans, circa 2000 [19544]
 
Producer David Kunian presents a vibrant sound portrait of the legendary Dew Drop Inn and its musical heyday from the 1940s to the end of the 1960s, drawing on the narration of Chuck Siler and oral testimony from Ray Charles, Allen Toussaint, Irma Thomas, Dr. John, Earl King and dozens of musical luminaries who made the Dew Drop their home in uptown New Orleans. Plenty of classical Crescent City music too.
 
A JOINT PRODUCTION
Hosted by Chuck Siler for Radio Free Amsterdam
Written, produced, recorded, edited & assembled by David Kunian
Post-production, editing & annotation by John Sinclair
Executive Producer: Steve Pratt
 
© 2000, 2019 David Kunian. Used with permission.