New Orleans Calling: Allen Toussaint, hosted by George Ingmire

A two-part radio documentary on the music of Allen Toussaint hosted by George Ingmire. Part one features interviews with Allen Toussaint. Part two features interviews with the late Sarah Dash, Leo Nocentelli, George Porter, Irma Thomas, and Dr. Ike.

This documentary originally aired on WWOZ in New Orleans and was produced by Dave Ankers and George Ingmire.

‘New Orleans All the Way Live’ archives – Rob Wagner Trio

Here’s an archived recording of the Rob Wagner Trio from 2011, featuring Rob Wagner on saxophone, Jesse Morrow on bass, and James Alsanders on drums, recorded by WWOZ at the Snug Harbor Jazz Bistro in New Orleans.  This program originally aired on ‘New Orleans All the Way Live’, a nationally syndicated radio program produced for WWOZ. Check out Rob’s Bandcamp page for some of his recordings on Valid Records.    

No One Went Hungry: Cajun Food Traditions Today (documentary)

I spent several weeks (and gained several pounds) traveling though Cajun country with Kevin McCaffrey, recording interviews with chefs, lovers of cast iron, farmers and historians. 

The food traditions of Louisiana are known around the world — this film intimately captures the people who maintain and innovate these foodways.