Kermit Ruffins
Columns // 1 Articles
Reviews // 4 Articles
Blogs // 2 Articles
Media // 2 Articles
//Columns

Rebirth in the Tremé: New Orleans Ascendent
30 Nov 2010 // 4:00 PM

When the band broke into the repetitive horn line of “Hurricane”, the Tipitina’s crowd went utterly and gloriously berserk, joining the band in screaming “Heeeay!” after certain particularly ripping runs.

//Reviews

Kermit Ruffins: We Partyin' Traditional Style! (take 2)
12 Jun 2013 // 6:03 PM

After two decades, the New Orleans trumpeter finally figures out how to bring his live energy into a studio setting. The result is one of the best jazz releases of the year to date.

Kermit Ruffins: We Partyin’ Traditional Style (take 1)
11 Jun 2013 // 6:03 PM

The New Orleans trumpeter and singer tackles traditional jazz with a loose, deriviative ebullience.

//Blogs

Kermit Ruffins - "When the Saints Go Marching In" (stream) (PopMatters Premiere)
21 May 2013 // 7:08 AM

The incomparable New Orleans trumpeter and BBQ master, Kermit Ruffins, returns next week with a brand new album perfectly entitled 'We Partyin' Traditional Style'.

Kermit Ruffins - "Treme Mardi Gras" / "Holy Cow" (MP3)
11 May 2009 // 12:43 AM

New Orleans jazz trumpeter Kermit Ruffins will be appearing in a new HBO series Tremé that was just greenlit by the network. The pilot was

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Anderson East Ignites a Fire at Mercury Lounge

// Notes from the Road

"Hot off the release of his album Delilah Anderson East's performance was full of vim and vigor.

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