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Willie West – Willie Knows How – Song of the Day

Willie Knows How - Willie West

Soul survivor Willie West makes a triumphant return to New Orleans for this year’s Ponderosa Stomp. Here’s a gem from one of his Rustone sides.

Willie West, Willie Knows How

Red Simpson – Hello I’m a Truck – Song of the Day

The king of truck driving music, Red Simpson, appearing at Ponderosa Stomp #9. Red Simpson, Hello, I’m a Truck

You’re Gonna Miss Me – Song of the Day

here is an early version of you`re gonna miss me. the song was written by roky erickson under the alias emil schwartzie and was originally done by the spades, roky`s first band. it was then redone by roky when he joined up with tommy hall and the lingsmen to form the 13th floor elevators.

I Got Soul – Song of the Day

tony owens – i got soul. unbelievable raw emotion by the great unknown soul king of new orleans tony owens

Video: Dave Bartholomew Interview / Honored for “Fat Man” on WWL TV

Dave Bartholomew and Cosimo Matassa were awarded for their contributions to New Orleans music on the 60th anniversary of the historic “Fat Man” Fats Domino recording. The Louisiana State Museum and the Ponderosa Stomp Foundation held the ceremony in New Orleans on the steps of the historic Cabildo on March 6th, 2010.