Dr. John
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'The Wrecking Crew' Celebrates One of the Music Industry's Best Kept Secrets
13 Mar 2015 // 4:20 AM

By showing the range and the influence these session musicians had on the hits from the '50s to the '70s, The Wrecking Crew proves their place in rock 'n' roll history.

Dr. John: Ske-Dat-De-Dat: The Spirit of Satch
15 Sep 2014 // 9:03 PM

Not all the guest artists fit, and sometimes the connection to Satchmo seems tenuous indeed. But when it works, as it mostly does, the album delivers much pleasure and pleasant surprises.


12 Essential Performances from the Piano "Professors" of New Orleans
5 Jun 2014 // 4:00 AM

A dozen jams from great Crescent City keyboardists, past and present, and something extra.

Dr. John and Bobby Rush - “Another Murder in New Orleans" (video) (Premiere)
21 Jan 2014 // 5:30 AM

Two Louisiana music legends team up for an updated take on Bobby Rush's 2012 song "Another Murder in New Orleans" with a compelling new video.


Singer-pianist Dr. John still going strong at 73
25 Jul 2014 // 6:25 AM

PITTSBURGH — Growing up as a New Orleans musician in the ‘40s and ‘50s, Mac Rebennack had a street-level view of the legend of Louis Armstrong.

Producer Dan Auerbach reunites the man with the myth on ‘Locked Down’
4 Apr 2012 // 6:35 AM

It may come as a surprise that the character of Dr. John, whose new album, “Locked Down,” was released Tuesday, was birthed in Los Angeles.

//Mixed media

Con Brio: The Best New Live Band in America?

// Notes from the Road

"There’s a preciousness to McCarter and the rest of the mostly young band. You want to freeze the moment, to make sure they are taking it all in too. Because it’s going to change.

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