Down In The Treme

My good friend Ben Harkins stops by the show to play some of his favorite New Orleans music in anticipation of the Treme Season 2 premiere tonight. Don’t miss it!

Lots of special guests slated for coming weeks too, so stay tuned!

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Tracklist:

Glen David Andrews “Gilded Splinters”
The Meters “Look – Ka Py Py”
Louis Prima “Twist All Night”
Benny Spellman “Fortune Teller”
Irma Thomas “Breakaway”
Professor Longhair “Big Chief”
Trombone Shorty “928 Horn Jam”
Smokey Johnson “Tippin Lightly”
Lee Dorsey “O Me O Mi O”
Preservation Hall Jazz Band feat Tom Waites “Tootie Ma Is a Big Fine Thing”
Huey Piano Smith “Don’t Cha Just Know It”
Anders Osborne & Monk Boudreaux “Meet The Boyz On The Battlefront”
Alvin Red Tyler “The Peanut Vender”
Cyril Neville “Tell Me Whats On Your Mind” on josie
Dr John “Life”
Kermit Ruffins & The Barbecue Swingers “Skokiaan”
Professor Longhair “Mardi Gras in New Orleans”
Lil Rascals Brass Band “Knock With Me – Rock With Me”
John Boutte “Treme Song”